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  • Job reference: RMS0121864

Field Engineer - Gathering and Trunklines

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Brisbane
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 23/04/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (30/04/13)
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The Company:
Our client is one of Australia's largest exploration and production companies and a key energy provider in both the domestic and international marketplace. They have significant interests in offshore exploration, coal seam gas and renewable energy with a major commitment to safety, quality, and environmental issues.

The Role:
Fircroft have been asked to source a (Project) Pipeline Engineer join our clients Queensland Operations.

This role will be a rotational assignment on a 21/7 roster to the Surat Basin on a long term contract basis.

Responsiblities encompass:-
• Review design packages / job packs to ensure that they are optimized and take due account of constructability issues
• Provide technical input to ensure technical completeness and integrity of constructed facilities
• Work directly with home office engineering team to conduct GIS surveys and design site run gathering routings in the field
• Conduct Engineering surveys and prepare detailed field sketches / reports / calculations
• Provide advice on the technical resolution of engineering and design queries and make recommendations
• Carry out inspections and verifications in accordance with the approved Inspection & Test Plans
• Cross-discipline liaison to ensure that due account is taken of other discipline requirements
• Identify and manage interfaces between projects in order to optimise the sequence of work and prevent rework
• Provide required input to Company planning / scheduling / progress-monitoring / costing activities
• Interface with Quality Assurance/Quality Control personnel to address quality issues/progress
• Identify potential project change requests and provide information and data as required by the Project for change management
• Take an active role in auditing and verifying Contractor compliance with the Contract and Company standards and procedures
• Ensure that project standards and functional specifications are suitable and are being applied by the Contractor
• Provide Input into technical and progress reports to support flow of key information to management in order to assist with decision making


To be considered for this position, your professional field experience should encompass;

- Oil and Gas Experience owner operator or PMT experience
- Past experience overseeing Contractor activities and the management of
- Sound knowledge of Gas Gathering Systems.
- Extensive Pipeline Construction experience.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The successful applicants must have proven experience of pipeline engineering and Construction of onshore oil and gas pipelines, including knowledge of their codes and standards.
- You will be tertiary qualified and eligible for RPEQ registration.
- Coupled with your technical skills you will possess excellent communication, time management and computer skills.
- Please note to apply for this role it is essential that you have the right to live and work in Australia without sponsorship.
- HDPE Pipeline experience is highly sought after
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