Closed or Expired Job Posting This job posting is closed or has expired and is no longer open for applications.


Creation Date: 2013/08/07 14:01:32
Expiry Date: 2013/10/06
Ref. JB2803061

Earth Stream

Senior Inspection Planning Engineer
Earth Stream

Job Description

The successful candidate must have broad focus on particular discipline problems, limited focus on multidisciplinary issues, Analytical and diagnosis involvement audit/inspection results.

A major part of this job is the liaison with other departments for logistical support and initiation of remedial action. The successful candidate will interact with external departments and contractors, recommend/promote various corrosion control/inspection techniques for relevant situations to optimize operations and enhance asset integrity, safety and cost effectiveness.

The successful candidate will be expected to perform key tasks such as the following:

Implement Corrosion Control/Inspection programs, involving pre-commissioning/live equipment inspection. Recommend corrective action.

Define fitness for purpose and conformity to specifications
Provide input to shutdown planning.

Ensure compliance to Company safety procedures.

Review and conduct surveys to ensure equipment and plant integrity.

Implement testing/inspection schedules to ascertain integrity and optimise costs.

Liaise with other divisions for technical correctness and develop working relationships with line Managers

Participate in technical reviews, including new technology evaluation.


The successful candidate is expected to have a minimum of a Bachelors Degree in relevant discipline and qualification in Corrosion/Inspection together with a minimum of 7 years experience (3 years in a supervisory position) within oil and gas set up.

The successful candidate at this level is required to have a good level of analytical and structured approach to resolving Corrosion/Inspection issues.

This requires good knowledge of Operations policies, procedures and business practices together with skills in, technical report writing as well as experience of software like Maximo (Maintenance Planning) and Credo (Integrity Data Management) will be an advantage

Proven Experience of RBI assessment, analysis and implementation (preferred).

Hands on Knowledge of Plant, Equipment, Processes, Integrity, Inspection, Corrosion, static equipment repair/maintenance, damage mechanism and mitigations

Preferred experience in Inspection, RBI or Integrity Engineer positions and possessed experience of Inspection, NDE, Welding, Materials, Corrosion Loops, Criticality Ranking, Risk Assessment and Inspection Planning etc…

Work experience on API certified RBI software (preferred)

Certifications in API-653 / 570 (Mandatory) & API-510 / 580 (preferred)

Thorough knowledge of relevant API/ASME/NACE Codes preferably API-571, 581, 579 (preferred)

Ability to coordinate and work independently as well as with little supervision


Bachelors Degree

Job Details

  • Job Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Company Industry: Oil/Gas
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Engineering
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Employee
  • Manages Others: No
  • Number of Vacancies: 5

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Mid Career
  • Years of Experience: Min: 7
  • Residence Location: United Kingdom
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree

Company Profile

EarthStream is a specialist global recruiting business dedicated to the energy, resources & environment sectors that is uniquely positioned to understand the interplay and increasing convergence between these sectors. We specialize exclusively in the energy, resources and environment sectors with our capability in providing staff across a range of technical, engineering, scientific and commercial disciplines. The recruiters in each of our industry specific divisions understand the unique skills and requirements of each vertical sector and where to find the best people in that field. With operations in five continents we have the coverage and experience to service our clients and candidates anywhere in the world.