RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • The responsibilities of the Lead Piping Engineer shall include, but are not limited to, those contained in the following statements:
  • Plan and Implement the Piping Engineering activities on projects and tenders under the direction of Engineering Manager.
  • Lead, coordinate and manage the discipline group. Ensure the safe, effective and successful implementation and delivery of engineering projects.
  • To mentor, coach and train staff in work processes and values to have consistency across projects.
  • Preparation of Deliverable list & Schedule, Man-hour estimate and Progress report
  • Plan and identify resource requirements in consultation with Engineering Manager.
  • Ensure safe, effective and successful implementation of piping engineering activities within budget and schedule requirements.
  • Participate in engineering assignments such as assisting with the development of specifications, datasheets, calculations, drawings, material take-offs
  • Prepare Material requisition, Technical bid evaluations and review vendor drawings
  • Co-ordinate the development of 3D modelling activities of skid packages.
  • Participate in reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data from other parties/execution offices
  • Take part in 3D Model reviews, Construction reviews, Design reviews
  • Review materials take-offs and bill of materials. Ensure that the quantities are within budget and any changes are documented with approval from Engineering Manager/Project manager.
  • Review and Check 2D drawings such as Equipment layout, piping layout, general arrangement drawings, piping isometrics, Support plan and other drawings in accordance with Client specifications.
  • Bring to the attention of the necessary parties, any problems, assistance or matters that may affect quality, deadlines or costs.
  • Establish good working relationships and communication with all Leads, Managers and clients.
  • Interface with Subcontractors, Suppliers and Vendors for completion of engineering activities
  • Adhere to the HSE requirements stipulated by Company/Clients
  • Visit yard during construction and understand improvements needed in design
  • Maintain Quality documentation and report any non-compliances for process improvement.
  • Conduct regular meetings with staff to discuss technical, procedural and operational issues and work practices, and to formulate areas for improvement along with possible solutions.
  • Standardization of Design Procedures, Check list and Guidelines.
  • Undertake any other general duties that may be requested. The list of duties is not exhaustive in any way and may change at any time.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Degree in Mechanical engineering from an accredited university or equivalent
  • Experience in similar position working for EPC Projects in Oil & Gas sector, especially in piping engineering activities related to Process skids
  • Must have good working knowledge of piping codes and standards (ASME, ASTM, API, ANSI etc…)
  • Engineer shall have good interface knowledge with other disciplines especially Process, Mechanical, Electrical & Instrumentation etc. and knowledge of all discipline documents and drawings is required
  • Verbal and written communication using English is compulsory
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural team environment
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications
  • Should be able to work on fast track projects and deliver as per project schedule.
  • Proficient in handling the project operations entailing planning, resource utilization, quality management & manpower management.
  • Complete understanding of constructability, operability and maintainability requirements
  • Strong work ethic and proactive drive to deliver projects within schedule
  • Ensure deliverables meet strict quality standards
  • Maintaining the highest levels of Health and Safety

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 15-20 years of work experience in the Oil & Gas industry with at least 5 years in similar position.