Study Engineer – NES Fircroft – Grangemouth

NES Fircroft

Job Description

As a Study Engineer within Kinneil Gas you will define and deliver engineering studies in line with our client’s business demands, recommend proposals to improve business performance and meet regulatory/compliance requirements.

Responsibilities AND Accountabilities

Lead the study development work and ensure adequate consultation is taken from other engineering disciplines within and out with to ensure a robust option can be presented to the Asset at the end of the study phase.

Monitor study costs, programme and quality and take corrective action as necessary to ensure studies are carried out within agreed timescales and costs.

Produce study report for the Asset which defines selected option and provides a firm base for the business to make their decision to proceed

Ensure that an effective basis for each study is defined with the Asset and other key project stakeholders. This should include holding a kick off meeting.

Define and gain agreement to a study programme and study cost.

Establish and sustain effective working relationships with project management community so that all study objectives are met.

Able to communicate at all levels from managers to more senior level within organisation

Ability to manage moderate uncertainty (including fundamental technology options) within scope and capable of resolving ambiguity with asset and business

Ability to take ownership of study budget and schedule and deliver against these targets

Has in depth knowledge of KG plant design and plant operations

Has a basic appreciation of economic evaluation techniques

Ability to manage key interfaces within project (Infrastructure, regulatory etc.)

Can proactively challenge working practices and engineering standards in an appropriate manner where business and engineering benefits can be achieved.

Has good knowledge of the KG asset

Awareness of multi-disciplinary issues which impact on project scope and study definition

Good decision making skills within area of expertise

Can coach/mentor interns and developing engineers to support professional development of individuals.

Chartered, degree qualified chemical engineer with relevant experience

Excellent understanding of the application of the site Plant Modification process and associated documentation management systems

Awareness of process safety concepts and issues and can apply at a basic level
Team member experience of HAZOPs, investigation enquiries and SIL assessments

With over 90 years’ combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world’s leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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