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Inspection Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Oil & Gas

  • Contact:

    Omid Miri

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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mselect is looking to hire an Inspection Engineer for an international oil and gas operator in Sulaymaniyah. Candidates must have a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in the oil and gas industry. Kurdish and English fluency is a must. Kurdish and English fluency is a must.

Role Functions
Responsible for performing inspection activities and resultant analysis of results from the integrity management and repair activity programs to assure the continued integrity of the structures, pipelines, and static/rotating equipment. Provides effective control over the facility in the areas of corrosion management and verification. Ensures all static plant, equipment and structures are inspected and certified in accordance with approved plans. Reports to the Senior Inspection Engineer.


Inspection Engineering Planning & Prioritization:
  • Ensures overall inspection of plant, equipment, pipelines, and structures complies with appropriate standards, approved criticality procedures to ensure continued integrity and availability
  • Reviews and incorporates inspection and integrity programmes into overall integrated activity and operations plans.
  • Maintains and updates Risk Based Integrity (RBI) programme
  • Issues repair orders for defective plant, equipment, and structures in accordance with the maintenance management system
  • Raises, performs, updates, and closes out integrity related preventative maintenance routines, corrective maintenance routines and corrective actions
  • Ensures work is carried out in accordance with HSEQ Policy, Management Systems and Procedures
  • Supports the Senior Inspection Engineer on the review of Management of Change (MOC) requests for the Integrity discipline
  • Reviews specifications and QA/QC programs of third parties contracted for regular ongoing repair or fabrication work meet integrity assurance requirements
New Technology Transfer:
  • Keeps updated on latest technological developments in order to suggest cost effective improvements in technology and processes
Reporting and Communication:
  • Reports to the Senior Inspection Engineer on all issues relating to own responsibilities
  • Exhibits and maintains excellent working relationships with all staff
Continuous Improvement of Position:
  • Conducts studies to identify areas for improving facilities on a continuous basis in order to support the operation of the facility
  • Recommends improvement actions and practices to senior management
Decision–making Authority:
  • Consults with Senior Inspection Engineer regularly. Direct impact on safety performance of critical activities
  • Independently makes decisions on all routine Inspection needs and priorities

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering and/or Corrosion Engineering is preferred
  • Accredited API 510 and API 570 courses is an addition
  • 10 years of experience in plant inspection relating oil/ petrochemical industry Non-destructive examination techniques
Functional Competencies:
  • Knowledge of HSE aspects and requirements as applied to industrial projects
  • Computer knowledge in different engineering software programs
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Office Suite)
Core Competencies:
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English (spoken & written)
  • Commitment to continuous learning
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Time management
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work under stress
Behavioural Competencies:
  • Very good team player
  • Well-rounded interpersonal skills
  • Ability to demonstrate honesty, integrity, and confidentiality
  • Proactive approach
  • Flexibility
  • Alertness and attention to details
  • Analytical thinking

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.