Company: Saudi Aramco
Skills: Corrosion Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dhahran, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
No location/work authorization restrictions found.
We are seeking a Corrosion Engineer to work in the Sea Water Engineering Division (SWED) under the Sea Water Injection Department (SWID).
SWID operates and maintains the largest seawater treatment plant in the world for downhole water injection and a very large network of distribution facilities/piping in Southern Area Oil Operations (SAOO). The department is responsible for treating, transporting and injecting sea water to maintain the oil reservoir pressure in the giant Ghawar and Khurais oil fields. SWED provides the technical engineering support to the department.
As a successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering. NACE International certification of Chemical Treatment Specialist is desirable/preferable.
You must have a minimum of 10 years industrial corrosion control experience, preferably in the oil and gas industry.
You must have the experience in the designing & implementation of chemical treatment programs, pipeline scraping programs, corrosion monitoring programs, etc.
You must have the knowledge of coatings' application.
You must be well versed in the study and control of Microbiologically Induced Corrosion.
Duties and Responsibilities
You will be required to perform the following:
Design and implement biocide and other chemical treatment programs.
Prepare programs/forecast for laboratory monitoring of various parameters in the injection water for monitoring/controlling corrosion. Also, review laboratory/other data and trends/charts them for system surveillance.
Work on pipeline integrity management programs that include pipeline cleaning, coating, corrosion monitoring through weight loss coupons and other techniques.
Expand the use of non-metallic in the seawater system.
Conduct studies on issues related to corrosion control, equipment/piping failures investigation, etc.
Review the inspection data and make corrosion control recommendations accordingly.
Study piping loops and assign/review Condition Monitoring Locations (CMLs).
Direct/assist inspection personnel to have a robust inspection program.