Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0140463

Principal Piping Materials Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Reading
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/09/2014
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (14/10/14)
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
The Company:
Our client is a Global Engineering & Construction (E&C) Group inside which you’ll find an incredible range of expertise and opportunity.
They offer their clients a complete range of skills and services so that they can work with their teams right from the earliest ‘ideas’ stage of their planned investments, through the study or concept selection phase, the front-end design, the EPC phase, and on into the commissioning and start-up phase.

The Role:
Our Client is looking for a Principal Piping Materials Engineer to help execute assigned work in accordance with the applicable Project Procedures and Standards, on safety and quality control, within the man-hour budgets and schedules assigned.

The Piping Materials discipline sits within our dedicated Piping Group. You will be given the opportunity to work on various FEED, EPC and PMC projects for local and international clients and become a pivotal member of the group.

Responsibilities:
• Develop the piping classes for all process and utility systems to compliment the needs of a project
• Compile specifications for fabrication, shop and field testing of piping systems
• Create and maintain all data sheets for process and utility valves
• Create a listing of piping special items / components, such as hose couplings, steam traps and valve interlocks
• Create, specify and maintain data sheets for piping special (SP) items, such that the items can be purchased
• Assist with the assemble of piping bulk material requisitions, defining all relevant documentation / requirements
• An awareness and understanding of non-destructive testing examination methods/requirements
• Display an awareness of corrosion characteristics and welding processes
• Review offers from suppliers and perform a technical bid evaluation of the materials offered
• Make a technical assessments and recommendations when required
• Post purchase order placement, review and approve supplier documentation for the related piping components
• Visit the suppliers premises to attend kick-off / alignment meetings, the testing of piping components or clarification meetings
• Liaise with the engineering disciplines: Piping Design, Stress Analysis, Process, Instruments, StaticEquipment, Procurement and Material Control
• Liaise with the Lead Piping MTO Engineer regarding the interpretation of the Client’s specifications and standards
• Assist with the preparation of technical work practices to ensure consistent working methods
• Assist and deputise for Lead Materials Engineer in Planning, Progress Reporting, Manpower Loading and general administration activities on a project

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Technically qualified to Bachelors degree level and or qualification equivalent to IEng or Eng Tech registration
• Knowledge of the following codes: B31.1 Power Piping, B31:2 Fuel gas Piping and B31.3 Process Piping
• Detailed knowledge and proven application in all aspects of Piping Materials
• Be able to develop safe and mechanically sound Piping routes
• Interface with other Engineering disciplines in the development of Piping systems
• Have a proven track record in PDS or a similar CAD Software package
• Carry out other duties assigned by Chief Engineer (Piping)
• Keep abreast of latest technology for piping materials and investigate technical acceptability of new products and methods.
• Keep aware of company methods for material take off and bulk material control as they affect specifications.
• Suggest ways to improve efficiency and service and to reduce costs.
• Assist in the development and training of personnel including graduate engineers and Client's personne
Similar jobs
Satyajit Rajkumar
Principal Mechanical Handling System Location Malaysia Duration 2 years (extendable) The Role: Suitably guide and lead personnel in key positions...
Nick Connolly
Team Lead - Mechanical Engineering Brisbane Location Brisbane, Queensland Duration 2 years The Company As one of Australia's leading engineering...
Andrew Pritchard
Mechanical Support Engineer Location Aberdeen Duration 12 months The Role: The Senior Mechanical Maintenance Support Engineer...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use fircroft.com
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.