Head Of Piping

Job Description


  • Oversee the activities and workload management of piping discipline engineers
  • Carry out preliminary, basic, and detailed studies and produce associated deliverables
  • Review piping engineering deliverables to ensure technical quality
  • Review designs produced to ensure compliance with Company and project piping specifications
  • Develop and contribute to equipment specifications for procurement purposes
  • Read, interpret and make necessary modifications/recommendations to facility engineering drawings
  • Advise Engineering, Construction & Projects department as well as other other departments on piping related issues, identifying best practices, etc.
  • Liaise with suppliers and manufacturers of piping and other equipment and materials to ensure technical specifications are understood and met.
  • Prepare and ensure adherence to relevant procedures, international standards and Company technical specifications for application into design activities
  • Ensure safe engineering practices with respect to piping and valves as the technical authority on piping & valves design


Candidate Profile

  • University Degree in Civil, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering (MSc. is an added advantage)
  • 10 to 15 years’ experience in Oil & Gas production facilities
  • Familiarity with international standards and regulations
  • Demonstrable experience in the use of MS-Office and AutoCAD with an experience in project specifications could be added advantage
  • Must be a good listener, team player and have the ability to influence
  • Must be an excellent communicator with cross-functional understanding
  • Must exhibit commitment to technical accuracy and the ability to organize and execute works unassisted