Metallurgical Advisor

US$84000 - US$108000 per annum housing and allowances
26 September 2018


Metallurgical Advisor

Educational Level
University Graduated

Work Experience
Min 10 years experiences in petroleum / petrochemical plant or equivalent

Reports to Deputy Section Manager of Reliability Engineering.

A bachelor's degree in mechanical or equivalent
Passionate dedication to maintaining safe operations enforcing strict conformance with all government regulations, and applicable company procedures and policies.
Strong decision making abilities under pressure and innovative to generate new ideas.
Basic knowledge in refinery processes.
Must have participated in field problems troubleshooting in oil and gas related industries.
Must have a thorough knowledge of engineering practices, international standards, and economic principles related to incumbent's field.
Write reports and design packages to enable implementation of engineering recommendations.

  • Knowledgeable with international standards, petroleum / petrochemical plant materials and equipment.
  • Experience of maintenance mechanical control and planning.
  • Report writing and presentation skills
  • English skills IELTS 5.0
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and Outlook

Metallurgical Advisor is responsible to assist Metallurgical Leader any metallurgical issue in the refinery to meet the maintenance plan of Maintenance Division in accordance with established operating procedures and written and oral instruction from Deputy Section Manager of Reliability and Engineering Section. C. Responsibility
During EPC phase, Advisor should work for the following job together with other maintenance management team.

  • CMMS Workflow development
  • Develop Tier 3 and 4 procedures
  • Survey daily maintenance company
  • Maintenance Machine shop design and operation
  • Warehouse work design
  • Attend and train new employees
  • Participate in Construction Work Quality and Safety Assurance

After the Mechanical Completion:

  • Responsible to provide support services to Maintenance Division and to advice the less experienced engineer in the divisions.
  • The advisors work very close with the engineering staff to convey their advice to all relative staff.
  • Advice for resolving problems in corrosion control and materials performance affecting the refinery process and utilities units.
  • Assist to interface with refinery personnel and assist to provide expert advice and front line technical support for maintenance and operation on all corrosion control activities throughout the refinery.
  • Assist to monitor corrosion within the refinery units and provide recommendations periodically to minimize/control the corrosion rate.
  • Assist to evaluate the effectiveness of the corrosion inhibitors in the refinery and assist the refinery in benchmarking the corrosion control practices with other practices used in the industry.
  • Assist to perform corrosion failure investigations and special corrosion related studies.
  • Assist to review corrosion mitigation and monitor activities in the field to identify needed system modifications or procedural changes.
  • Assist to initiate and conduct special studies to minimize/control the corrosion in the refinery units to improve the facilities operation.
  • Guide, direct and motivate the less experienced engineers and operators including setting education and training and assessing their performance in association with their superior and the Human Resources Section.

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