Senior Corrosion Engineer - ID 254 - Lloydminster, SK

Status: 
Open
This position is responsible for providing corrosion engineering support for Cold Production for pipelines, treatment facilities and other assets related to upstream production. This is a senior position and requires delegation, supervision and authentication of work completed by junior team members as part of the role.

Roles and Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

1. Corrosion monitoring and inspection

Develop and maintain corrosion management strategies for pipeline and facility equipment
Work with 3rd party vendors to review corrosion monitoring data and optimize systems
Identify lessons learned and develop operating best practices to mitigate high-risk corrosion mechanisms

2. Corrosion evaluations and failure analyses

Perform corrosion evaluations, conduct root-cause failure analyses
Prepare reports and make recommendations to prevent future failures
Working with third party vendors to conduct detailed analyses

3. Designing for corrosion control

Review designs for new installations and facility improvements for corrosion issues
Identify and recommend appropriate mitigation strategies to be incorporated in the designs
Participate in Management of Change reviews for changes to facility equipment, processes or operational practices

4. Mentorship and supervision

Delegate, supervise, and review work being performed by junior team members
Provide mentorship and technical guidance for junior team members

Skills and Assets:

Degree in engineering (mechanical, materials or chemical preferred) or diploma from an accredited technical institution with a focus on corrosion sciences
Internal Corrosion for Pipelines from NACE International or equivalent
Licensed professional engineer or professional licensee (Engineering) in Alberta or Saskatchewan
8+ years of experience corrosion monitoring for upstream pipeline systems and facilities
8+ years of experience performing corrosion evaluations and failure analysis for oil and gas facility equipment
8+ years’ experience designing corrosion management plans
5-10 years of experience working in upstream or downstream oil and gas facilities or pipelines
Working knowledge of internal & external corrosion mechanisms common to upstream oil & gas
Working knowledge of direct and indirect corrosion monitoring methods including, visual, chemical, electronic and non-destructive techniques
Working knowledge of corrosion mitigation techniques, including coating application, process control, chemical inhibition and electrochemical methods
Ability to supervise, review and approve work of junior team members
Familiar with oil & gas facility design, operation and maintenance
Strong, effective communication and presentation skills.
Ability to effectively manage multiple competing priorities and tasks
Ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with operations personnel

Nice to have skills:

NACE Corrosion Technologist or NACE Internal Corrosion Technologist certification

NACE Senior and Specialist-level certifications, or other relevant NACE certifications

Reference Job ID #254

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted at this time.

"WestCorp Solutions is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to help build a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential."