;

Asset Integrity Engineer - Oil Refinery in As-Sulaymaniyah, Sulaymaniyah, Iraq

Job Purpose

Plans, and forecast for all short, medium and long term integrity engineering and balance of plant issues and assist the Operations team in getting closer to the operating plant by providing factual evidence on plant condition and failure rates.

Provide asset integrity testing for pressure piping, pressure vessels and storage tanks to ensure that all pressure equipment is designed fabricated operated inspected maintained modified and repaired cost effectively to operate with complete pressure integrity.

Works on pressure vessels, heat exchangers, tanks. Ensure compliance to equipment laws and regulations established and to international standards.

Main Tasks and Accountabilities

• Act in a safe manner in the workplace at all times taking immediate action to prevent unsafe behaviours. Inform the local supervisor of the at risk behaviours.
• Supervises staff at the level determined by senior management
• Ensure conformity to all current regulations, standards and statutory inspections required both during and post construction or modification of units..
• Ensures all regular and irregular activities in asset integrity are carried out in accordance with department standing instructions or established procedures or refinery regulations
• Conduct professional asset integrity assessments in compliance with API codes.
• Develop a testing program based on effective predictive maintenance strategies using industry best practice to ensure optimum reliability availability and integrity of plant and equipment.
• Plan and support the maintenance activities.
• Supervise all welding jobs performed on site.
• Participate in HAZOPS, Tool box talks, equipment criticality workshops, etc.
• Gain approval from senior management for the revision and improvement of the Integrity Management Plan.
• Provide technical support and recommendations as well as developing work schedules. Reviews all QA/QC/inspection and testing plans documentation from contractors.
• Inspect fabrications shops outside of the refinery to ensure that the work is performed on premises qualified to provide fabrication services for the refinery.
• Inspect newly purchased items on delivery and on installation to ensure that they conform with the specification issued to the supplier at time of ordering
• Coordinates staff schedules and responsibilities for inspection and unit turnarounds together with the shutdown lists. Co-ordinate and manage on-site inspections.
• Ensure the pre-defined asset inspection schedule is being met regarding both throughput and quality of work
• Conduct an early morning walk around and visual check
• Attend the morning meeting for the purpose of trouble shooting and scheduling
• Carry out on-stream Inspection – priorities job –on stream inspection and produce report.
• Conduct off stream inspections utilising ultrasonic visual inspection, hydrostatic tests and mechanical teat.
• Perform complex specialist corrosion calculations and simulation of the life of equipment
• Maintain database of engineering Changes, and Document Control in Asset management
• Identify damage, report immediately to site management team then take corrective measures
• Support of Process Engineers with data collection and operational process reporting.
• Support problem solving activities from root cause analysis to satisfactory rectification
• Liaison and co-ordination with operations and technical teams to deliver performance improvements
• Engage with strategic partners on integrity and plant life issues.
• Identify technical risks and ensuring that they are mitigated as far as reasonably practicable
• Provide integrity input to commercial agreements and contracts to ensure risk are mitigated
• Ensure that all asset integrity and testing equipment and tools are maintained in good condition.
• Work and support a cohesive work environment, working hand in hand with all stakeholders to meet and achieve the plant operational targets and expectations of the facility.
• Undertakes similar or related work as directed by senior management.

Working Environment

30% outside - work at height from time to time. Works a 12 hour shift.

Minimum Education

A degree in Mechanical Engineering or the equivalent

Licenses

• API Certification for piping inspection
• API Certificate pressure vessel inspection
• Knowledge of API Codes 650 or equivalent standard.
• Certification pressure vessels

Work Experience

• At least 6-8 years’ experience with professional experience related Refining Operation and Inspections
• Detailed understanding of refinery engineering and inspections, components, structures and processes
• Effective Communication and reporting skills
• Ability to translate technical detail into understood impact
• Extensive experience in the use database tools and information storage and retrieval
• Fluent in written & verbal English.
• Spoken and written Kurdish is an advantage

Skills Required

• Testing software and analysis tools and equipment operations
• MS office
• Excel
• Good communication skill
• Must be physically fit

Languages
• Fluent in written & verbal English.
• Spoken and written Kurdish is an advantage

JOB SEARCH

Keywords / job title / skill / company

Type any location in the box above, or select below :
Africa
Asia & Pacific
CIS
Europe
Middle East
North America
South America
Afghanistan
Åland Islands
Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola
Anguilla
Antarctica
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia
Aruba
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Bahamas, The
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium
Belize
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Bouvet Island
Brazil
British Indian Ocean Territory
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Cape Verde
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Colombia
Comoros
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Congo, Republic of the
Cook Islands
Costa Rica
Cote d'Ivoire
Croatia
Curaçao
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
East Timor
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia
Ethiopia
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Finland
France
French Guiana
French Polynesia
French Southern and Antarctic Lands
Gabon
Gambia, The
Georgia
Germany
Ghana
Gibraltar
Greece
Greenland
Grenada
Guadeloupe
Guam
Guatemala
Guernsey
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Heard Island and McDonald Islands
Holy See (Vatican City)
Honduras
Hong Kong
Hungary
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Iraq
Ireland
Isle of Man
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Jersey
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
Korea, South
Kosovo
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Latvia
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libyan Arab
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macau
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Marshall Islands
Martinique
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mayotte
Mexico
Micronesia, Federated States of
Moldova, Republic of
Monaco
Mongolia
Montenegro
Montserrat
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
Netherlands Antilles
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Niue
Norfolk Island
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Oman
Pakistan
Palau
Palestinian territories
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Pitcairn Islands
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Reunion
Romania
Russia
Rwanda
Saint Barthélemy
Saint Helena
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Martin
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Sint Maarten
Slovakia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa
South Georgia and the Islands
South Sudan
Spain
Sri Lanka
Suriname
Svalbard
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
Tajikistan
Tanzania, United Republic of
Thailand
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Togo
Tokelau
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela
Vietnam
Virgin Islands (US)
Wallis and Futuna
Western Sahara
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Country, town, city or postcode

--Web2New--