Downstream Corrosion Engineer


Your primary role will be to provide technical support to operating facilities, projects, technology deployment, and talent development of new corrosion engineers. You will also conduct special studies and analysis in a specialized corrosion control field, such as cathodic protection, water treatment, chemical inhibition or materials selection. Additionally, you will provide specialized technical corrosion control services and consultation.
Key Responsibilities
As the successful candidate you will be required to perform the following:
Implement corrosion management program and on-stream monitoring.
Troubleshoot and provide technical support for running HC facilities
Conduct risk-based inspection based on API-580 methodology.
Review and approve recommended solutions for coating failures and cathodic protection.
Participate in HAZOP review sessions and ensure that all issues are addressed.
Manage water treatment program and recommend solutions to overcome challenges.
Review design packages and validate materials selection based on current code and standards.
Validate corrosion controls, corrosion loops and corrosion damage mechanisms frequently.
Assess feed composition changes and approve recommend solution to assure assets integrity.
Develop scope and description of technology items, and lead field implementation.
Develop and transfer knowledge about use of coating, CP, corrosion inhibitors and other corrosion controls and best practices.
Minimum Requirements
As the successful candidate you must hold a Bachelor's degree in engineering, preferably in mechanical engineer.
You should have a minimum of 12 years' experience, with a strong preference for 15 years' plus, in processing in Oil/Gas industry, material science and metrology, different NDT technology and their applications and knowledge in engineering aspect of welding.
Knowledge of the international standards and codes NACE, ASME, API and ASTM especially inspection and corrosion standards such as API-571, API-580, API-570 and API-510 is required.
You should hold a valid NACE Specialist Certification or NACE Senior Corrosion Technologist or combination of NACE Corrosion Technologist, API-571 and NACE CP level II.

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