Chilewa Investments Limited acts as intermediaries to Recruit, Build capacities, Train and manage competent contract staffs, lease equipment and provide transportation services, and also mediate for Oil & Gas companies.
Chilewa Investments Limited, a manpower and Oil & Gas logistics support services provider, is currently recruiting for a SENIOR PIPING ENGINEER to an Exploration and Production (E&P) Company in Port Harcourt.
The E&P company, is a company operating in the upstream sector of the Nigerian hydrocarbon industry for more than 50 years and also accounting for over 3 billion barrels of oil equivalent to Nigeria’s production to date.
Evaluate and produce Production Facilities I Flow-line engineering drawings & design with respect to piping installation, layout and drawings, HAZOP studies & materials take-off.
Carry out a study up to 0.5M$, supervising design contractors with work force up 10 Engineers, 5 draughtsmen
Liaise with other sections of C&P, Production Dept & Procurement department.
Perform line sizing and specification in accordance with regulatory standards.
Perform piping calculations and FEA analysis using Finite Element Analysis tool. Issue specifications for materials procurement according to Company Specification & international standards
Ensure and promote the application of the Company HSE rules and specifications
Ensure that contractors comply at all times with safety rules, taking actions as required in case of disregards of the rules, stopping the works if they are deemed unsafe, and organising tool-box meetings and recovery plans
Promote safety culture within Company personnel and contractors as well as the reporting of anomalies
Ensure and monitor the safety of personnel and installations as well as protection of the environment.
Pursue within his team the HSE objectives defined by his line management
SERVICES TO BE PERFORMED:
Carry out preliminary and basic facilities engineering studies / design in-house.
Carry out detailed engineering studies / design in-house.
Ensure that the facilities Engineering Contractors submit all deliverables on time and check it regularly.
Prepares piping general arrangement drawings, piping, valve, fittings data sheets, specifications, MTOs.
Coordinates the activity of a CADD designers for the execution of the drawings.
Prepares isometrics, support drawings/calculations, support lists, requisitions.
Carry out static and dynamic stress analysis calculations and checks with CAESAR 2 FEA tool.
Carry out vibration analysis and checks with CAESAR 2 FEA tool.
Reads and interprets facility engineering drawings, designs and make necessary modifications or recommendations.
Interfaces with Procurement Dept., Project & Construction Sections for engineering related issues.
Interfaces with vendors and OEMs on technical matters related with engineering modifications/design.
Draws up and cross-check relevant procedures, international standards and TOTAL General Specifications.
Follows-up Purchase Orders to ensure timely approval.
Checks and approves mechanical engineering deliverables received from third parties.
Check that the design is developed in line with the Pre-Project and the statement of requirements and in accordance with the COMPANY specifications and rules.
Ensures effective and timely response to technical queries in compliance with set standards, company specifications and safety procedures.
Ensures effective design studies for infrastructures produced by contractors.
Participates in the auditing of facilities engineering design contractors.
Qualifications / Experience
Certified mechanical engineer
B.Eng & M.Eng (mechanical) with a minimum of 14 years’ experience in construction of oil & gas installations.
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Use of Microsoft Project, Powerpoint, Excel, Word, AutoCAD, PDMS, CAESAR 2, Auto pipe, Inventor Professional.
Services Scheme and Location:
Based in Port Harcourt with periodic site visits, onshore, offshore or swamp and Deep Offshore.