Topsides Welding & Material Specialist
Job Specification :
Provide materials and welding technical expertise and guidance for all aspects of Jackets and Topsides design, procurement, fabrication, installation and testing to ensure that quality facilities are delivered.
To develop and implement and approve Welding Procedure Programs (IE WPS / PQR / WPQT) for a large of Materials.
To develop and implement Welding / Materials Procedures Plans and work Instructions, records etc.
Key Job Accountabilities :
Maintain design integrity and quality requirements by monitoring specification compliance and
reviewing welding and testing specifications and Witnessing / Approving Procedure Qualification
Programs (WPS / WPQR).
Provide engineering surveillance on EPCI materials selection and welding work processes and
deliverables including audit of vendor / sub vendor sources and root cause failure analysis associated
with Weld non-compliances, repairs, KPIs and Trends arising therefrom.
Consistently complete EPCI Welding deliverable reviews within contractual time limit. (data sheets,
requisition packages, Weld Procedures, SDRs etc) in line with Project requirements.
Identify and resolve Materials / Welding Design and Construction problems to a satisfactory
Successfully execute information management requirements throughout project life.
Apply and capture lessons learned related to materials and welding activities.
Oversees the Contractor's development of the required welding / material programs and
deliverables within the project budget and schedule.
Facilitates interfaces among the Contractor's organization with respect to welding / material issues,
planning, reporting, non-conformances, Deviations, Lessons Learned etc.
Provides general technical leadership, advice, and guidance as to Welding and Materials
practices and expectations. Supervise direct reports within Topsides Quality Team.
Reviews comments and approves the project specifications prepared by the Contractor(s) Ensure
they are in accordance with Company’s Engineering Guides and Design Practices, Codes &
Submits recommendations based on Project Welding / Materials Specifications
operating and maintenance philosophies to Project Management, EPCI, Sub-Contractors.
Participates and Guides in Welding Programs, Weld Test Programs, Welder Qualification Programs at
Fabrication Yards witnesses’ acceptances tests, review records and approves Records and