Trainee Process Engineer

Posted 8 months ago by MSELECT
Location Erbil, Iraq Job Type
Salary Sector Oil & Gas

MSELECT is looking to hire a Trainee Process Engineer for an international oil operator in Kurdistan, minimum 1-2 years of experience in process engineering (design and / or operations experience) preferably with oil and gas facility experience, Fluency in Kurdish, English is required.

The Process Engineer (Trainee) shall be assigned responsibilities as appropriate and according to their experience by the Engineering Team Lead / Process Engineers which may include the following:
  • Interpret and execute instructions from the Engineering Team Lead / Process Engineers.
  • Interpret Basis of Design documents; P&ID’s and Specifications (with support from
  • Engineering Team Lead / Process Engineers / Discipline Engineers).
  • Revisions / Mark-up to Process & instrumentation diagrams (P&ID`s) and Process flow diagrams (PFD`s) (with support from Engineering Team Lead / Process Engineers.
  • Facility line walking and update of P&ID`s to ‘As Built’ stage.
  • Provide input into process engineering deliverable for small to medium size projects.
  • Process calculations.
  • Process input to equipment and instrument datasheets.
  • Checking and update of cause and effect matrix’s.
  • Checking and update of alarm & trip lists
  • Input to basis of design documents.
  • Participate in HAZOP`s and SIL studies.
  • HAZOP action close outs.
  • Provide commissioning support.
  • Prepare commissioning documentation (operating and start-up manuals, check sheets etc).
  • Checking of process documentation against installed facilities.
  • Familiar with API design codes.
Required Qualification
  • First Class Honors Degree in Engineering (chemical / process preferred) with qualifications from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in process engineering (design and / or operations experience) preferably with oil and gas facility experience however other related industries will be considered.
  • Fluent in English language.
  • Understanding of Process design experience (drawings, calculations etc.) preferably within the oil & gas industry however other related industries will be considered.
Key Attributes
  • Desire to learn and develop.
  • Open, clear, communication style both written and verbal.
  • Accuracy and effectiveness in electronic drafting.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and adapt to frequent project changes.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently with minimal supervision.
  • Perform drawing and technology research.
  • Coordinate with engineers, technicians and other personnel to incorporate concepts and information into work packs.
  • Participate in multi-discipline teams with strong focus on safety.
  • Ability to coordinate and provide interface between the Company’s Engineering,
  • Operations and Construction teams hands-on, down-to-earth, practical approach, contributes personally to solve problems and get things done with a sense of urgency.
  • Flexible working style with adaptability.
  • High energy, strong work ethic.
  • Ability to cope with pressure, complexity and ambiguity.
  • Prepared to self-deliver when needed – a working Process Engineer (Trainee)
  • The candidates have to work on Rotation basis in field site.

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