Aker Solutions, Pressure Systems Engineer Job Opening, UK

Aker Solutions provides oilfield products, systems and services for customers in the oil and gas industry world-wide. The company’s knowledge and technologies span from reservoir to production and through the life of a field. Aker Solutions brings together engineering and technologies for oil and gas drilling, field development and production. The company employs approximately 25 000 people in more than 30 countries. They apply the knowledge and create and use technologies that deliver their customers’ solutions.
Aker Solutions, Pressure Systems Engineer Job Opening, UK
Job details
Job ID #: 9906      Country: UK
Job category: Technical/Engineering      Location: Aberdeen
Position type: Employee      Department: 902 AIM (125)
Education required: Not Indicated


We are looking for individuals who are prepared to take a position. Not only a position within Aker Solutions, but also a position on the exciting challenges the global oil and gas industry faces now and in the future

Aker Solutions Asset Integrity Management is looking to expand its integrity team to cope with growing demand for its services both to internal and external clients.

We require a Pressure Systems Engineer to provide technical support for topsides pressure containing equipment. This role covers existing aging onshore and offshore installations in the UK sector of the North Sea. The work will be based within our Aberdeen office, but travel and regular contact with our Norway offices will also be required.

You are expected to be degree qualified with a professional affiliation and have demostrable experience in integrity engineering.

Your core duties will be to provide fitness for purpose evaluations of degraded pressure systems and equipment. This requires a working knowledge of the technical standards associated with pressure system design, such as BS5500, ASME VIII, ASME B31.3 etc and codes of practice such as API 579. As part of this you will be expected to assist in developing cost effective life extension solutions.

You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the UK legislation in relation to offshore installations (DCR, PFEER, PSR etc) and onshore sites (COMAH, PSSR etc).
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Due to the diverse and complex nature of asset integrity management it is essential that you are able to be flexible within an integrated team of specialists.

We are currently looking for a Pressure Systems Engineer for our AIM Department.  The role will be ‘staff’ and the location Dyce, Aberdeen.

  • To provide pressure system mechanical integrity support to meet project requirements, performing all technical duties in a highly competent and efficient manner.
  • To be aware of and adhere to the Aker Solutions values and leadership approach.

Technical:

  • Provide pressure systems technical input through development and implementation of strategies to improve pressure systems integrity and maximise reliability.
  • Implement / support risk based maintenance & inspection programmes.
  • Recommend pressure system mechanical integrity improvements.
  • Perform Fitness for Service Assessments in line with standards and approved codes of practice.
  • Recommend suitable repair methods / options.
  • Provide technical input for integrity management systems.
  • Carry out onshore / offshore survey / audits and answer site queries.
  • Organisational:
  • Plan Personal workload.
  • Prepare CTR’s and man-hour estimates via the Aker Solutions Management System where applicable.
  • Execute technical duties in a competent and professional manner and in accordance with company procedures
  • Ensure work is completed on Schedule and within budget.
  • Liaise with other disciplines on design, construction, fabrication and commissioning issues.
  • Compile Asset Integrity reports where applicable.
  • QUALIFICATIONS/KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE
  • Educated to degree level with appropriate professional qualification
  • Chartered Engineer
  • Sound working knowledge of relevant pressure systems industry codes and standards (BS5500, ASME VII, TEMA, API 579, ASME B31.3, BS8010, API 6D)
  • Knowledge of regulations in relation to pressure systems (DCR, PFEER, PIR, PSSR, COMAH)
  • Conversant with relevant technical software
  • Aware of latest technical developments
  • Current Offshore Survival and Fire Fighting Certificate.
  • Current Medical Certificate.
  • Working knowledge of industry recognised Engineering / Analytical programmes
  • Demonstrable relevant professional experience
  • Ability to direct and guide engineers and designers
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Pro-active

APPLICANTS MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK WITHIN THE UK 
 

  • Educated to degree level with appropriate professional qualification
  • Chartered Engineer
  • Sound working knowledge of relevant pressure systems industry codes and standards (BS5500, ASME VII, TEMA, API 579, ASME B31.3, BS8010, API 6D)
  • Knowledge of regulations in relation to pressure systems (DCR, PFEER, PIR, PSSR, COMAH)
  • Conversant with relevant technical software
  • Aware of latest technical developments
  • Current Offshore Survival and Fire Fighting Certificate.
  • Current Medical Certificate.
  • Working knowledge of industry recognised Engineering / Analytical programmes
  • Demonstrable relevant professional experience
  • Ability to direct and guide engineers and designers
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Pro-active 


•Friendly colleagues in an industry with a bright future
•An environment where you are encouraged to develop your skills and share your knowledge with your colleagues
•Competitive benefits and strong focus on work-life balance

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