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Cathodic Protection and Corrosion Specialist
Negotiable
17 May 2018

The Cathodic Protection and Corrosion Specialist shall be the Operations Technical Authority responsible for the timely development and implementation of Cathodic Protection and Corrosion Control Inspection and testing strategies; ensuring that supporting processes and systems are established to manage and optimise production and availability and realise the highest standards of safety and integrity.

Reporting directly to the Technical and Asset Integrity Manager, they shall be accountable for providing operations technical assurance for the pre-commissioning, commissioning and operation of all the Company's Cathodic Protection and Corrosion control systems.

The Incumbent shall be the focal point in defining robust inspection and test plans for cathodic protection and corrosion control. They will support the in-country direct and contracted resources in addressing technical issues, improving performance, providing technical guidance and lead any failure investigations. They shall engage with external parties including shareholders, specialist equipment & service providers, industry technical bodies, and technical experts as required to drive continuous improvement.

Experience Required:

  • 10-12 years' supervisory/frontline, Cathodic Protection and Corrosion Specialist engineering experience. ideally involving gas compression and transmission systems
  • Experience in the development of cathodic protection and corrosion control procedures
  • Excellent understanding of safe systems of work, isolation control methods and job safety analysis
  • Experience of performing technical authority role or equivalent
  • Cathodic protection and corrosion inspection database
  • Software (CorrPro an advantage)
  • Computerised Maintenance Management Systems
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • SSOW
  • Demonstrable understanding of expectation of contribution at Principal Engineer Level
  • Experience in the execution stage of a major green-field onshore/offshore hydrocarbon facility
  • Knowledge of corrosion degradation mechanisms for Pressure Systems, pipelines and structures.
  • Knowledge of mitigation controls to manage corrosion drivers Hydrocarbon Pipeline Transmission (advantageous)
  • Working Knowledge of key industry standard such as NACE
  • English speaking

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Electrical Technical Authority
Negotiable
17 April 2018

We are looking for an Electrical Technical Authority for a large oil a gas client in Switzerland. The role will be to guide the project through pre-commissioning, commissioning and operations. The Electrical specialist shall provide oversight for contracts with vendors/suppliers of back-up electrical power generation/distribution units and associated systems.

Role:

  • Assuring that all Electrical activities during the pre-commissioning, commissioning and operations readiness phases through to steady state operations and beyond meet company requirements
  • Act as the Technical Authority for all electrical facilities including but not limited to Grid Connections (20kV or 15 kV), Overhead Power lines, Medium and Low Voltage Switchgear, transformers, 400V AC Systems (main power); UPS (230V Single Phase, 110V DC & 24V DC), earthing & lightning protection, diesel generators, emergency lighting and electrical connections to all process equipment
  • Review project documentation including SLD's, electrical load lists, specifications, cable drawings, load calculations, HAZIDs, HAZOPs. Ensure full and adequate documentation is available and of the requisite standard prior to entering operations
  • Review the EPC Contractor's site electrical pre-commissioning, commissioning and testing procedures ensuring that they fulfil the Project's quality and performance needs. In accordance with the project schedule, inspect, verify and witness Contractor and Vendor activities as necessary. Highlight any areas of concern
  • Participate in Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) and Site Acceptance Tests (SAT) of all Electrical equipment as required
  • Oversee the development of Operations phase electrical safety test procedures. Ensure that test procedures are validated, achievable and accurately reflected in site procedures and work instructions
  • Support the development and award of long term power supply agreements. Provisionally assume the role of Company Contract Owner and provide oversight to the country teams in the management of the contract
  • Develop, implement and manage the key quality and integrity processes required to ensure that the Electrical systems are maintained and operated safely to support the company's production availability and throughput targets.
  • Provides electrical power control and distribution system conformance assurance
  • Contribute to the hierarchy and taxonomy of electrical equipment in the Maintenance Master Equipment List. Sign off electrical maintenance strategies
  • Support the definition of annual and multi-year inspection, testing and maintenance plans for the asset electrical systems.
  • Contribute to the asset warehousing, inventory, sparing, and logistics strategies for electrical equipment
  • Oversight responsibility for ensuring all electrical equipment located in hazardous areas have correct 'ex' rating for the correct hazardous zone and are installed and maintained in accordance with current procedures and standards.
  • Technical reviewer and authoriser for safety critical deferrals for electrical equipment
  • Audit the quality of electrical work carried out by the contractor
  • Define Safe Electrical Isolation practices to be incorporated in Company Procedures and the Permit to Work Systems
  • Sign off complex electrical isolation method statements where required
  • Technical reviewer and authoriser in management of change activities, ensuring that the electrical equipment within technical remit is not compromised by physical, procedural or organisational changes
  • Champion the effective deployment of new technologies including thermography
  • Provide support to peer Technical Authorities in assessing the performance of transformer rectifiers, CP Systems, Control Systems and Rotating Equipment
  • Work closely with asset O&M engineers, instrumentation and control technicians, electrical technicians and power generation/distribution systems manufacturers to maximise equipment reliability and availability

Experience Required:

  • 10-12 years' supervisory/frontline Electrical Power Generation and Distribution Good understanding of electrical safety, safe systems of work, electrical isolation control methods and job safety analysis
  • Experience of performing a technical authority role or equivalent
  • Recent and relevant experience in refinery/petrochemicals/energy industries in specifying, selecting, testing and handling design issues of Electrical systems in high value projects.
  • Extensive experience in leadership or supervisory role for medium voltage power generation, and distribution systems
  • Extensive experience of managing the maintenance of Hazardous area equipment, familiar with ATEX requirements

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

SAP Implementation Specialist
Negotiable
01 March 2018

We are looking for a SAP Implementation Specialist / Project Manager for a large project based in Switzerland. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge IT asset management and maintenance systems:

Responsibilities:

  • Assess customers' needs, business services demand gathering, demand analysis
  • Create specifications, specification sheets and define tenders
  • Lead and / or validate technical solution design for required services
  • Define budget for solution / service required
  • Define Service Level Agreement with partners
  • Lead development projects and coordinate external contractors / system integrators
  • Manage complex applications integration
  • Coordinate Application Management and Application Maintenance for area of responsibility
  • Monitor project and / or activities progress
  • Organize and coordinate testing phases, get approval from end users to go-live
  • Monitor technical performance and service level of partners
  • Report on cost and risk management of projects and activities

Technical experience required:

  • Knowledge of leading platform for asset management and maintenance process, like SAP and IBM Maximo
  • Profound IT basis, especially in terms of data bases, web technologies, Enterprise Application Integration technologies
  • Knowhow in release and life cycle management of applications
  • Knowledge of the European gas markets and analogous technical implementation is an advantage
  • Knowledge of one or more business process of TSO
  • Good knowledge of the following process:
    • Asset realization
    • Operation & Maintenance Planning
    • Scheduling
    • Warehouse management
    • Asset Integrity Management

Professional experience required:

  • At least 10 in years in IT projects and at least 5 years in the position (Service / Project Management)
  • Project Management experiences (optional certification)
  • Very good economic knowledge (cost control, project budget definition)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

SCADA Implementation Specialist
Negotiable
01 March 2018

We are looking for a SCADA Implementation Specialist / Project Manager for a large oil and gas project based in Switzerland. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge of pipeline transportation system control:

Responsibilities:

Assess customers' needs, business services demand gathering, demand analysis

  • Create specifications, specification sheets and define tenders
  • Lead and / or validate technical solution design for required services
  • Define budget for solution / service required
  • Define Service Level Agreement with partners
  • Lead development projects and coordinate external contractors / system integrators
  • Manage complex applications integration
  • Coordinate Application Management and Application Maintenance for area of responsibility
  • Monitor project and / or activities progress
  • Organize and coordinate testing phases, get approval from end users to go-live
  • Monitor technical performance and service level of partners
  • Report on cost and risk management of projects and activities

Technical experience required:

  • Profound IT basis, especially in terms of data bases, web technologies, Enterprise Application Integration technologies
  • Knowhow in release and life cycle management of applications
  • Knowledge of the European gas markets and analogous technical implementation is an advantage
  • Knowledge of one or more business process of TSO
  • Good knowledge of the following process:
    • Transportation system control
    • Simulation & Optimization
    • Meter reading

Professional experience required:

  • At least 10 in years in IT projects and at least 5 years in the position (Service / Project Management)
  • Project Management experiences (optional certification)
  • Very good economic knowledge (cost control, project budget definition)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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