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  • Job reference: RMS0179956

Lead Engineer - Fire Protection

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Saudi Arabia
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 22/05/2017
  • Duration: long term
  • Time left:
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The Role:
Shall have experience in the Oil/Gas, hydrocarbon, refinery, offshore or
infrastructure Industries and is recognized as specialist in Mechanical
Engineering Field on large to mega Projects.
 Shall Provide Technical and consultation as required.
 Must have thorough knowledge of all types of Fire protections.
 Capable of reviewing the Design drawings and documents, Equipment
specifications / data sheets and materials of Fire protection equipment's and
 Provide guidance to the project Fire protection Design Team.
 Resolves Fire protection engineering issues by applying accepted principles,
codes and standards. Must have through knowledge and hands on Experience
on NFPA and NACE standards
 To provide and support mechanical engineering activities to a Mustang HDP
FEED / Detailed Design projects.
 Approving (as the Lead Engineer) all Fire protection deliverables.
 Planning, coordination & supervision of the production of Mechanical
Deliverables as well as overall coordination for preparation of Deliverables list
for proposals.
 Planning and scheduling of discipline deliverables and activities including manhour
estimating when requested, requesting personnel as identified by the
plan, and supervision of Fire Protection personnel on the project.
 Reviews the Basis of Design (BOD) & Project Execution Plan (PEP) as well as
all Client provided data.
 Coordinating with all disciplines (as necessary) in the preparation and
development of the deliverables and ensuring that other disciplines' input is
 Prepare equipment specifications, datasheets & VDRFs, whilst following all
operational procedures (i.e. incorporating check & IDC comments).
 Performs preliminary/basic sizing of equipment to provide preliminary input to
the MHDP, structural & layouts group.
 Ensures equipment compliance with package electrical, structural & instrument
specifications, as well as applicable code requirements and national /
international standards.
 Prepares enquiry requisitions in PDMC/Pacesetter.
 Evaluates bids & prepares technical bid evaluations & provides input to joint
purchase recommendation.
 Prepares bid clarification questions and handles responses, and coordinates /
chairs technical aspects of bid clarification meetings.
 Updates datasheets and specifications for purchase.
 Reviews all vendor data, solicits specific input from affected disciplines, and
returns comments on 'coded' documents within the allocated timeframe.
 Reports on work status/problem areas/needs on a weekly basis.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
10 years experience
Bachelor of Science degree in Fire Protection

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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