Lead Pipeline Integrity Engineer

Who are we? 

Intero Integrity is a fast-growing global company offering inspection, industrial and environmental services to the energy industry. We develop our own high-tech equipment and software and use this technology to execute projects worldwide. We support the energy industry to use natural resources efficiently, safely, and responsibly. Together we get the job done and contribute to a safer and more sustainable world. We're growing and looking for people who have the right stuff to join our Team. Our technical teams are centered around identifying individual strengths, constant learning, development of skills, and fostering an open and collaborative work environment. Intero employees often find themselves outside their technical comfort zone where they learn new and valuable skills. We aim to reduce barriers to progress to maximize innovation, efficiency, and quality of work. Intero Integrity Services focuses on identifying individual strengths, constant learning and fostering an open and collaborative work environment. We aim to reduce barriers to progress to maximize innovation, efficiency, and quality of work.

Job Overview & Responsibilities 

You will be part of a focused international Team that is executing Fit For Purpose (FFP) and Fit For Service (FFS) assessments for customers around the globe. You are in contact with a diverse portfolio of internal and external customers to assist them with the preparation and execution of pipeline inspections, maintenance, and monitoring plans. Furthermore, your main tasks are as follows: 

  • Execution of pipeline integrity management studies including FFS and FFP assessments, risk assessments, and life extension projects. 
  • Skilled at performing pressure-based integrity assessment to: 
    • Volumetric anomalies (metal loss)
    • Planar anomalies (crack-like anomalies)
    • Geometry anomalies (dents, buckles, etc.)
  • Review of external/internal inspection data and make appropriate recommendations based on the findings. 
  • Propose solutions for pipeline repair, corrosion monitoring, leak detection, etc. 
  • Elaborate and support pipeline corrosion assessment studies. 
  • Support Business Development and Key Account Management; preparation of presentations, technical articles, and marketing material, providing input/lead tenders and project proposals.

Requirements

A bachelor’s or (preferably) a MS degree in the following disciplines: 

  • Materials science and engineering
  • Materials engineering 
  • Metallurgical and materials engineering

Extensive professional experience in the application of recommended practices, technical notes, codes, and standards for anomaly assessment in the oil and gas industry such as: 

  • ASME B31.8, B31.4 
  • DNV RP F101 
  • ASME B31G, Modified B31G 
  • API 579 
  • API 1183 
  • PRCI MD 4-9 

Who are we looking for?

  • Engineering education and experience in the field of Pipelines, GIS, Integrity, Risk, Chemical, Mechanical, or equivalent. 
  • Basic knowledge about pipeline design and construction, operations, and safety. 
  • Experienced with processes about pipeline integrity management including: 
    • pipeline standards (for operation, assessment, calculations), 
    • integrity calculations (ERF, PSAFE etc.), 
    • pipeline services from external parties (route inspection, CP, DCVG, ILI etc.), 
    • Knowledge about pipeline legislation,
    • Working with programs such as QGIS, FME, ArcInfo, Mapinfo, AutoCAD, and 
    • Practical experience with OGC standards, GIS projections systems and transformations. 
  • The ideal candidate has a solid analytical aptitude, loves a technical challenge, is self-motivated yet thrives in a team environment. 
  • Speak and write English fluently, knowledge of German or Dutch is an asset. 
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. • Ability to travel to customer locations, field projects, and other Company offices required. 
  • Well organized and able to manage time to work independently in a task ownership culture. 
  • Thrive in a cross-disciplinary team-based environment. • Strong work ethic and ability to work calmly under pressure. 
  • Project management skills, to take a structured approach and deliver consistent results. • Knowledge of Agile is a plus.

What can you expect from us?

  • We offer flexibility in the daily work schedule. 
  • Learning experiences with opportunities for personal development and growth. 
  • We offer in depth external and in house training. 
  • A healthy, focused, and ambitious company with a track record in its sector. 
  • A competitive compensation & benefit package based on the Country in which you work. 

Job Location

Our team is global, we are flexible about where this position can be based, preferably in Houston, Mexico City, Toronto or Calgary. 

Sounds like you? If interested, please forward your resume/CV to: InteroCanada-recruiting@intero-integrity.com

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