|Job Title||Flow Assurance Engineer|
12 months plus
Rates £60-70ph depending on experience
|Alternative Job Title (industry benchmark)||Flow Assurance specialist|
|Job Purpose||The project is a field to shore development of a deepwater gas field, currently in Post FEED/Execution phase.
As part of the Engineering team, the purpose of the activities of the Flow assurance Specialist is the following:
|Main Responsibilities||>Responsible for the quality of the deliverables performed and issued as part of the Flow Assurance scope.
>Support the definition of Subsea FA operating Philosophies
|Key Activities||>Perform FA analysis mainly connected to:
>Support team in the definition of Operating philosophies
|Reports to||Subsea Network and Flow Assurance Coordinator|
|Main Internal Interfaces||Engineering project team
Other departments and other team members (other technical disciplines, HSE, planners, operations)
|Main External Interfaces||F&I and SPS contractors|
|Education||Engineering Degree B.Eng preferably in Chemical (MS or PhD will be an advantage)
|Training and Courses|
|Languages||Fluent knowledge of English|
|Required Experience||At least 7 years of experience in offshore and onshore Oil & Gas projects.
Previous experience in conducting Flow Assurance studies concerning:
• Transient and steady-state thermal and hydraulic studies.
• Pipeline sizing
• Pressure and flow behavior
• Hold ups and ramp up analysis
• Start-up and operating procedures (shut-down, depressurization, pigging, etc.)
• Hydrate / wax studies
Participation to offshore/onshore operations, for Flow Assurance problem solving, pipeline monitoring, commissioning / start-up, utility / inspection pigging.
Previous experience in conducting or reviewing design studies concerning:
• flow assurance modelling experience on subsea pipelines including deep water, encompassing flexible umbilicals, subsea manifolds, flowlines and flow assurance studies.
• pipeline networks components
• modelling for heat and mass balance, platform / FPSO’s topside units
|Required Knowledge, Technical or Professional Skills||> Specialist Knowledge: Production Chemistry, Facilities engineering (process, pipelines, subsea, corrosion, mechanical, electrical, instrumental), Production Engineering, Reservoir, D&C
> Supports and technologies: International Standard, TQM and Quality system, technical requirement and Standard
> Compliance: Local/National and International Standard and Codes, Health, Safety, Environment, Quality, Tender procedure
> Software: OLGA, PVTSim or similar thermodynamic packages, Hysys or similar process simulation packages, PROSPER, GAP or similar network/well steady-state simulators/optimizers
|Required Personal Capabilities||> Problem Solving
> Planning target control
> Decision Making
> Excellence orientation
> Listening and reception
> Relations management