Lead Onshore Pipeline Engineer

Posted 06 February 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
DisciplineEnergy Recruitment
Contact NameIan Hunter

Job description

For an operator, we have a current opportunity for a Lead Onshore Pipeline Engineer on a contract basis. The position will be based in London or Aberdeen (candidate's choice).

Long term assignment.


Normally based in UK with travel to Algeria and contracting company offices

  • Client responsible engineer for Pipeline discipline, review, acceptance sign-off of EPC deliverables and discipline liaison between EPC and site operations team
  • Chartered Engineer with suitable degree.
  • Experience as a discipline Lead
  • Ensuring the technical integrity, safety, and sustainability of the design.
  • Experience working EPC and O&G operators. Working internationally with experience from upstream and downstream O&G will be beneficial.
  • In-depth knowledge of design codes, standards, local regulations for onshore Pipeline requirements. Preparation of Basis of Design / Scope of Works / Technical Reports
  • Competent in preparing and checking engineering / design calculations for onshore pipelines, developing design sketches and pass relevant info onto Contractors / Vendors
  • Competent in use and checking of Design Software and other engineering software
  • Competent in preparing and checking onshore pipeline designs from the EPC, ensuring appropriate selection of materials, operating and design pressures/temperatures, expansion, buckling, fatigue resistance, pipeline sizing, and protection design.
  • Competent in preparing and checking management systems for pipelines, including QA/QC, safety management, environmental management, and integrity management systems.

They are looking for a highly experienced Chartered Engineer with International projects/operations experience

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