Lead Electrical Engineer – Offshore (Future projects)

Full Time @ Worley Sector: Electrical Engineering
  • Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : January 16, 2022
  • Salary: Negotiable
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About the job

Primary Objective

To provide electrical discipline specific engineering services to Worley and its clients, and technical support and supervision within the discipline and to other disciplines by leading a discipline team.

Specific Accountabilities

  • Builds positive working relationships with external parties such as the customer, suppliers, and contractors.
  • Supports proposals by developing the discipline execution strategy, estimating costs, writing proposal content, and presenting to customers.
  • Ensures discipline technical work and team activities meet all health, safety, environmental, and security requirements
  • Provide specialist technical support, supervision and advice to the discipline and project teams; participate in peer reviews;
  • Ensures recognised offshore engineering practices applicable to Electrical design engineering are adopted within the discipline.
  • Initiate, manage and supervise engineering assignments on projects that meet project requirements on time and within budget.
  • Organise and manage all aspects of the workload of a team of Electrical discipline engineers and designers, within the parameters of a project schedule.
  • Understands and applies the Project Execution Plan (PEP) requirements – make-up and application (including the Engineering Plan).
  • Lead the production of detailed designs and drawings, specifications, data, calculations and reports
  • Focuses team on achievement of milestones and other key project objectives.
  • Quality Assurance – work within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance systems.
  • Safety – responsible for personal safety and working within the Occupational Health & Safety procedures

Job Specific Knowledge

  • Development of Single line protection, control and metering diagrams for 220 kV GIS Substation, 66 kV GIS switchgear, 11kV switchgear/Motor control, 415 switchgear/MCC with automatic bus transfer scheme.
  • Prepare detail design packages including detailed AC and DC schematic, Wiring diagrams, Equipment layout, Cable and Panel Schedules, Interconnections, Power, Grounding and lighting layouts.
  • Conducted, reviewed and issued Power System Load Flow, Short Circuit studies, Protection Coordination. Used voltage drop, equipment sizing, lighting Calculations and cable sizing.
  • Extensive knowledge of international standards and their applicability.

Industry-Specific Experience

  • Extensive work experience at a senior level within the Oil & Gas industry.
  • Sound offshore experience of at least 15 years involving complex greenfield development projects
  • Minimum 15 years + design experience within the oil and gas industry with atleast 10 years in offshore projects.
  • Extensive technical, practical and leadership experience in the electrical discipline in the same or similar industry, including experience managing and leading multi-disciplinary projects and teams.

Education – Qualifications, Accreditation, Training

  • Full-Time Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
  • MME (Ministry of Municipality and Environment) engineering accreditation is a mandatory requirement. Candidates not holding this accreditation must be willing to achieve this within the probationary period.
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status or undertaking the same will be an advantage

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