Project Pipeline Engineering Specialist

Job Title: Project Pipeline Engineering Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Qatar, Qatar
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-14
Reference: BH-121859
Contact Name: Nidhi Hisaria
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 14, 2020 11:51

Job Description

Project Pipeline Engineering Specialist


  • Broad and extensive knowledge of:
    • Design standards, specifications, codes, and appropriate safety criteria
    • Offshore / Onshore Pipelines design, construction, and operations
    • Engineering administration
  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in a related engineering discipline.
  • Relevant years of closely related professional experience, minimum years of which should be at the senior project engineering / engineering supervision level with overall responsibility for engineering execution.
  • Strong organizational, management, and technical judgment skills.
  • Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in priorities.
  • Make decisions in the general interest while pursuing business results.
  • Prepare contingency plans for the unexpected (pro-active, forward-looking).
  • Proactively and continuously grow technical expertise in Facilities engineering disciplines.
  • Strong leadership, influencing, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational, coordination, planning, and interface skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to read, write, and speak fluent English.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of software programs, Lotus Notes, etc.
  • Willing and able to travel as required.
  • Broad knowledge of design requirements of Pipelines engineering groups and disciplines.
  • Execute work in full compliance with Company Standards of Business Conduct and company Project Management System.
  • Broad range of experience and skills through multiple function and project assignments (Multi-discipline skill set).

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides Pipeline engineering expertise.
  • Maintains close liaison with Head of Pipelines, Flow Assurance Specialist, and Pipelines Team counterparts and gains alignment on Pipeline engineering needs, objectives, and requirements.
  • Supports the preparation and stewardship of Pipelines scope of work in contract and drives design alternative studies, as required, to optimize project cost and schedule.
  • Collaborates with company Operations as needed to maintain alignment on Pipelines scope of supply.
  • Provides Pipelines engineering data (narrative, charts, graphs, etc.) for the monthly progress reporting and stewardship.
  • Ensures quality assurance and production timing of the Pipelines engineering deliverables is in accordance with the approved project execution schedule.
  • Stewards the timely delivery of technical attachments and scope description to all Pipelines-related purchase orders and owns the Pipelines-related technical attachments and scope description to all fabrication and construction contracts.
  • Stewards Pipelines engineering design in accordance with the project's change management program.
  • Responsible for being knowledgeable of lessons learned from previous projects with the same contractor and capturing and communicating Pipelines engineering and design lessons learned for the current project.
  • Assesses FEED contractor capability and ensures Offshore Pipelines engineering or other technical support is available to address gaps.
  • Stewards Pipelines engineering schedule and critical milestones (LLI procurement, engineered equipment procurement; ROS dates, etc); develops and stewards recovery plans to address any schedule delays. 
  • Stewards the FEED Contractor's Pipelines-related activities with respect to Pipelines engineering execution including:
  • Knowledgeable of Pipelines engineering execution plans, procedures, objectives, and overall job requirements.
  • Verifies that the FEED contractor staffs the Pipelines team with adequate numbers of qualified personnel.
  • Verifies that the FEED contractor employs the appropriate Pipelines design tools, including computer hardware and software.
  • Verifies that the FEED contractor adheres to all appropriate Pipelines specifications and standards.
  • Verifies that the FEED contractor provides all contract documents, including those referred to in the contract.
  • Verifies that the FEED contractor controls the work, i.e. accurate and timely progress measurement and reporting.
  • Verifies FEED contractor compliance with design verification processes.
  • Advise the FEED contractor’s Pipelines engineering and design organization with respect to:
  • Compliance with company policies for prevention of information brokering and compliance with business standards guidelines.
  • Engineering and design procedures, processes, and deliverables.
  • Staffing, including staffing plans, and personnel suitability and adequacy.
  • Resolution of FEED contractor’s engineering claims, if any.
  • Cooperates with review teams and supports post-audit activities with respect to contract administration and subcontracting.

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