Lead Piping Engineer -Offshore

WTS Energy

Lead Piping Engineer – Offshore


Overall Summary

Lead Piping Engineer must have extensive experience in the Offshore design of Process and Utilities piping mainly for critical plant equipment and piping systems in the Oil & Gas, hydrocarbon industries. Effective leadership of a large team of piping engineers and designers and a minimum of 15 years of experience in FEED and detailed engineering of medium to large scale projects required with minimum 10 years’ experience in offshore design.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of about 5 – 10 piping engineers and designers
  • Develop discipline work plan
  • Develop basis of design
  • Estimate work-hours
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to the project team, including the Clients
  • Participate in technical reviews of plot plans and equipment layout
  • Lead technical presentation to clients and their representatives
  • Responsible for design integrity of piping scope, performance of assigned staff, on-schedule delivery of the work within budget.

Key Interactions:

  • Broad understanding of other disciplines activities.
  • Interact with the Project Management.
  • Client representatives

Qualifications & Years of Experience:

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, with a minimum 15 years’ experience in conceptual designs, FEED, and detailed designs of plants and facilities in the Oil & Gas, hydrocarbon, petroleum refinery, offshore, and/or infrastructure industries.

Key Skills & Technical Competencies:

  • Extensive knowledge & understanding of Design practices, Construction Practices and Procedures.
  • Extensive knowledge of codes and industry standards such ASME, NFPA & API
  • Extensive knowledge in Plot Plan and equipment layout, piping layout, stress analysis, material selections, process equipment fire water protection and drain systems philosophy.
  • Extensive knowledge of Saudi Aramco Standards and procedures will be an added advantage.
  • Must be proficient in English, oral and written.



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