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Piping, Valves and Vessels Engineer - Paris/Baku

  • Job reference: 913989
  • Location: Baku city
  • Salary: All in rate Paris / Expat package Baku
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 28/04/2017

My client, an oil & gas operating company are urgently recruiting a Piping, Valves and Vessels Engineer for an opportunity which will initially be based in Paris (4 months) before moving full time to Baku, Azerbaijan.

The successful candidate will be responsible, within the project technical team, for all activities related to the design Piping, Valves and Pressure Vessels (PVV) of the surface facilities. The service holder acts as
the Project technical authority for this discipline. The service holder organises, supervises, controls and coordinates the works relative to the PVV design as well as works and studies performed by the various
contractors for whom he is the contact point.

Duties and responsibilities:

The service holder shall ensure strict implementation of Pre-Project requirements frozen per SOR and
key binding documents.

The service holder shall control piping discipline related interfaces between Subsea, EPS platform
topsides and Oil Rocks facilities.

The service holder shall review design deliverables as relevant to PVV discipline for conformity to design
dossier and contractual standards.

The service holder shall liaise with head quarters expertise experts in order to ensure adequacy
and consistency of the structural design with the applicable referential.


1. In charge to control EPS topsides Layout development and evolution, review layout deliverables.
2. Supervise 3D PDMS model activities, from set up of specifications through regular updates and 3D
model reviews.
3. Piping design review for conformity to project specs and applicable standards.
4. Follow up Valves design from Specifications and Datasheets to vendor docs review.
5. Static equipment (Vessels, Exchangers) design supervision including vendor documents, participation
to meetings with vendors.
6. Material & Corrosion discipline deliverables review.
7. Ensure modular design aspects considered by design.
8. Packages follow-up (vessels / heaters / air coolers / vent), expediting visits to vendors premises, kick-
off meetings.
9. Participate to Project Reviews, prepare and follow-up of audits.

Required skills and experience:

- Extensive experience within Piping Engineering related to oil & gas projects.

- Multi-discipline culture and knowledge: piping / valves / static equipment / material & corrosion
disciplines.

- Working on Projects during FEED and EPC phase.

- Previous experience of working in the Caspian region would be beneficial

To apply or for further information, please submit CV applications.