Role Definition

We are looking for a Senior Engineer Pipelines on behalf of one of our clients, a Major Oil&Gas Operator. The job is based in UK (Basingstoke).   


  • Reviews, comments and validates key EPC Engineering documents
  • Ensuring consistency of Pipeline seismic design, thermal expansion, buoyancy and upheaval buckling studies
  • Validate pipeline routing adjustments, alignment sheet, GIS
  • Ensure that pipeline design installation is conducted with respect to the requirements of ASME B31.4, API RP1104
  • Validate key specifications, requisitions, designs, procedures, layout arrangements issued by the installation contractors
  • Ensure the alignment of various disciplines including interfaces, Process, Material & Corrosion, Operations, Flow Assurance, Instrumentation and Electrical
  • Assists with the management of the pipeline design and installation contractors
  • Prepares key technical papers on critical issues
  • To participate in technical reviews when necessary at the detailed engineering stage (Company Project reviews, HAZOP, HAZID, SIL etc)
  • To participate in technical reviews related to the procurement/supply activities
  • Participate as necessary: pipeline and engineering workshops and reviews, audits, 3D model reviews, pre-commissioning an commissioning workshops, risk workshops
  • Liaises with the EPC performing and detail engineering, the LLI suppliers, the EPC, the specialized contractors and optic fibre, coating
  • Validate the pipeline inspection and maintenance strategy and the definition of Emergency Pipeline Repair, Service Studies
  • Perform site visits to manufacturers (line pipe, coating, valves etc) as required
  • Perform site visits during construction to review progress and compliance to procedures
  • To adopt and demonstrate exemplary behaviour about Ethics and project ‘code of conduct’ policy
  • To participate in meetings with partners, authorities and other stakeholders as required
  • To carry out any other duties or tasks that may be required by the position



    • AutoCAD
    • SESAM Package including DNVGL-RP-F101 corroder pipeline
    • PET
    • Graduate Masters or Bachelor engineering degree highly specialized pipeline/material engineer
    • Discipline specialist on large oil & gas project gained during studies and on the field experience preferred
    • Knowledge of NDE techniques (UT, RT, PT, MT and computerized versions of the same)
    • Good knowledge of fracture mechanics, engineering critical assessment methods and strain base design
    • Experience with pipe manufacturing, hot induction bending and forging industries
    • Previous experience with pipe coating and onshore facilities
    • Good communication skills and computer literate
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills


    • Vacancy: Senior Engineer, Pipelines
    • Location: Basingstoke
    • Duration: 12 months
    • Startdate: ASAP
    • Duration: 1 year (extensible)
    • Location: Basingstoke
    • Country: United Kingdom
    • Seniority level: Senior Engineer
    Position Expired
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