|A Facility engineer performs process and/or mechanical design of oil and gas production facilities, including new installations as well as upgrades and retrofits to existing terminals, platform, sub sea tie backs and pipelines. |
Projects that the facilities engineer could be involved in include:
Conceptual engineering for new field or plant developments
Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) and Detailed Engineering for equipment additions such as production separators, oil treaters, storage tanks, pumps and gas compressors on new and existing platforms, Subsea tie backs in deep water
Assist to the design of related process and utility systems
Assist to the piping system design
Assist to Process philosophy
(Assignments will vary depending on the nature of projects received from Senior engineers and candidate's applicable work experience, expertise and proficiency.)
Assist and Perform process simulation
Assist and Perform sizing calculations for process equipment using company developed tools
Assist and Perform lines sizing using company developed tools
Assist and Perform sizing of utility systems using company developed tools
Assist and Perform hydraulic studies
Assist and Perform troubleshooting and/or de-bottlenecking of existing facilities to optimize production
Perform engineering studies
Perform the necessary field work to obtain accurate information for the design.
Assist Project Managers and design team with assembling the documents for completing the design project effort.
Research, learn and implement differing design techniques which may be industry specific.
Assist and Develop process flow diagrams
Assist and Develop safety flow diagram
Assist and Develop of Safe Charts
Assist and Develop P&IDs or mechanical flow sheets
Develop and review equipment arrangements
Develop engineering reports and associated spreadsheets
Develop or alter standard project specifications to meet specific project requirements.
Develop regulatory submittals for facilities and pipelines
Prepare processing equipment specifications, data sheets and bid drawings
Prepare package data sheets for various facility systems
Prepare equipment and manual valve list
Prepare specialty items list and specification
Coordinate with piping designers and monitors project status and attend project meetings
Coordinate with other disciplines to ensure an integrated design that meets the project requirements
Coordinate and direct drafters in the creation of drawings.
Check drawings and other documents. Verify correctness of design and engineering data to verify completeness of the documents.
Coordinate procurement activities
Review and approve vendor quotations, drawings, and related submittals
Maintain project files and project calculation files
Provide construction and startup assistance.