Pipeline Corrosion Engineer


Petroplan are assisting a world leader in hydrocarbons exploration, production, refining and distribution in their search for Pipeline Corrosion Engineer to be based in one of their offices in Dammam.

Key Duties

  • Develop, implement and maintain Corrosion Management Plans (CMP) for the pipelines as per Saudi Aramco standards, including design of scraping, chemical injection and corrosion monitoring programs.
  • Carry out failure investigation and fitness for service evaluations for the pipelines failures typically involving corrosion, erosion, vibration, impact, stress and welding/manufacturing/coating defect failure modes and provide recommendations to prevent failures and improve integrity of the pipelines.
  • Provide technical support for materials and coatings selection based on the international and Saudi Aramco standards.

Ideal candidate

  • The successful candidate should hold a Bachelor's degree in engineering, preferably in materials, metallurgical or chemical (or other relevant discipline) with a focus on corrosion.
  • NACE Corrosion Technologist or NACE Internal Corrosion Technologist certification. Any other NACE Senior and Specialist-level certifications would be an asset.
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in the oil and gas industry.
  • Working knowledge of internal and external corrosion mechanisms common to upstream oil and gas industry and its corresponding corrosion management such as In-Line inspection and Scraping.


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Dom Thompson
Dom Thompson
Engineering Recruitment Consultant