CORROSION ENGINEER – Client of Five Continents in Ruwais
Basic Function: • Provides expertise and assumes responsibility for areas related to corrosion monitoring and control in Abu Dhabi Refinery including cross country pipelines, and Mussafah terminal. • Reviews the metallurgy of the equipment and piping and makes recommendations for upgrading as required. • Reviews the operating conditions to assess and monitor corrosive conditions and evaluates the material performance in corrosive streams. Work Performed: • Conducts inspection, corrosion monitoring and corrosion control for the plant equipment, storage tanks and pipelines to ensure integrity and reliability of ADRD equipment. • Prepares periodic corrosion reports and maintains updated inspection management system. • Reviews the existing cathodic protection system design, highlights problems and suggests improvement to ensure protection of all respective structures / equipment at ADRD. • Reviews the inspection / corrosion observations and analyses the same after turnaround and on-stream inspections. • Identifies causes of corrosion and failure and makes necessary recommendations. • Carries out failure analysis and failure investigation in order to enhance safety and integrity of the plant. • Supervises the cathodic protection system upkeep and monitoring of piping, tanks, marine and concrete structures. Updates / prepares the records and inspection files for the plant and equipment. • Maintains updated inspection management system. • Reviews the existing corrosion monitoring tools and advises upgrading as required to ensure effective corrosion monitoring • Reviews the corrosion control policies / procedures and upgrades the same as required to ensure effective corrosion control. • Reviews the metallurgy for the modification and major projects. Updates procedures and specifications related to corrosion management & inspection activities and recommends repairs/operating parameters to extend the life of equipment and piping. • Carries out on-site metallography using replica technique to monitor microstructures; evaluates microstructure condition and issues reports. • Carries out thorough and detailed review of all ADRD units to define the corrosion loops and carries out detailed study to meet the requirements of Risk- Based Inspections.
Minimum Requirements: • B. Sc. in Metallurgical, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering preferably with qualification in corrosion engineering. • 5 Years experience in process and utilities of Petroleum Refineries, Chemical Process Plants. • Good knowledge of written and spoken English. – Source from NaurikiGulf UAEApply for this job.