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Process Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Anchorage
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/01/2016
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The Role:
Job Title: Process / Process Safety Engineer

Role Synopsis: The Process / Process Safety Engineer, which is responsible for reviewing technical work done by the contractor(s) and providing technical guidance and assurance for Projects. In addition, provides an active role in the management of major accident hazards and risks.

Key Accountabilities:
• Provide process engineering technical guidance and assurance for Projects for the full portfolio of Projects in Alaska, ranging from pre-Concept Development through to Execute
• Review and advise on process engineering deliverables from the Engineering Contractor
• Contribute to development of Design documents including Statement or Requirements, Basis of Design and Engineering Design Philosophies
• Work with the Contractor during specification, tender, selection, purchase, installation & commissioning of process equipment to provide company technical integrity assurance
• Serve as a key contributor during HAZID, HAZOP, LOPA and PHSSER studies
• Provide support during construction to ensure all process safety aspects of site technical queries, non-conformances, concession requests are properly considered, including siting of temporary buildings.
• Evaluate requests for deviations or exemptions to the established specifications and standards
• Provide leadership in addressing process design issues with considerations of cost, schedule, and quality
• Determine risks to delivery and ensure adequate risk mitigation plans are in place
• Ensure engineering quality in the discipline and advise on any training requirements
• Provide technical input to risk assessments, Management of Change reviews, and project reviews
• Maintain a working knowledge of all relevant codes, standards, and regulations that pertain to process engineering
• Provide mentoring and coaching assistance to develop junior engineers
• Provide risk assessment support through risk reviews, including HAZOP studies, Layers of Protection Analysis and other risk analysis techniques

Essential Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or the equivalent UK Degree. 5 years min experience.

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:
• Experience and working knowledge of HYSYS and other simulation software, including development of the heat and material balance of a system
• Experience and working knowledge of process safety risk assessment tools, including Major Accident Risk (MAR), CIRRUS, Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), HAZOP & LOPA
• Experience with relief valve and flare system design and specification
• Experience and working knowledge of equipment design, specification, installation, repair and maintenance
• Experience in a front line process engineering role in projects and/or operations in oil & gas petrochemical facilities
• Knowledge of the process engineering regulations and industry codes and the ability to explain requirements to others
• Knowledge of safety system design, quantitative risk analysis, LOPA calculations.
• Knowledge of Reservoir Development production profile development

Desirable criteria & qualifications
• Recommended to have active Chartered or Professional Engineering License
• Works proactively
• Promotes open and effective communication
• Coaches others to help in their development
• Demonstrates shared commitment to the success of the team, project and wider organization
• The ability to manage multiple priorities and possess good organization, facilitation and group coordination skills
• The ability to engage and work with all levels of the organization, including contractors and company employees
• Demonstrates respect for other people’s cultures and perspectives
• Takes appropriate risks, using management of change processes to deliver successfully with an understanding of the business context
• Assimilates complex and ambiguous data to identify key issues and aid decision making

Travel % required: Up to 25%
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