Senior Asset Integrity Engineer

Ref: TNO-RQ22-46

Permanent only
Operations, Production & Maintenance
Calgary, AB. Canada
17/08/22

Powering a Thriving Future

Are you interested in being part of a company that believes in the pursuit of excellence, conducting work in a safe and sustainable manner and being courageous and creative in everything we do? When you join TAQA North, you will be joining a company that believes in collaboration, supporting professional development and being active members in the communities where we operate.  We strive to create a work environment that is productive and profitable as well as challenging and enjoyable.  With field operations in Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan, we deliver production of approximately 75,000 barrels of oil equivalent/day which is comprised of over 300,000 mcf/day of natural gas plus 20,000 bbl/d oil and ngl. 

Come join our team for a thriving future!

Job Title: Senior Asset Integrity Engineer - RQ 22–46

TAQA North is currently searching for a Senior Asset Integrity Engineer. Reporting to the Asset Integrity Manager & Chief Inspector, the successful candidate will interact with Facility Inspectors, Asset Integrity Coordinators, Asset Integrity Consultants, Service Providers and Operations & with Regulatory Authorities in all Operational Areas to:

  • Ensure regulatory compliance related to TAQA North pipeline inventory
  • Provide technical support to Operations and Engineering on all pipeline integrity related issues
  • Suggest Pipeline Integrity Risk Management assessment tool enhancement, review and updates 
  • Provide Integrity Assessments / Corrosion monitoring and mitigation program recommendations
  • Provide internal staff training and knowledge audits on Pipeline Operations and Maintenance Manual (POMM) and Integrity Management Plan (IMP)
  • Interface with regulatory authorities and HSE on incident investigations, internal and external audits

As a part of this challenging role your specific responsibilities will be to:

  • Support service providers providing updates of line lists, schematics and required information to ensure regulatory compliance
  • Review of key performance indicators to ensure regulatory compliance and acceptable risk management
  • Support field Corrosion Tech’s with the review of, current and historical, corrosion monitoring programs and chemical treatment programs
  • Newly Permitted Pipelines
  • Reviews for compliance (MOP, H2S)
  • Develop and ensure implementation of new pipeline corrosion monitoring and mitigation programs, riser inspections, pipeline suspension discontinuance and abandonment
  • 3rd Party Operated Pipeline Integrity Management
  • Advises internal clients with respect to potential pipeline regulatory issues
  • Communicates requirements to third parties related to pipeline integrity management programs
  • Pipeline Assessments ( Reactivations, ROW Surveillance, CP Surveys, Substance Changes, Depth of Cover Assessments, In Line Inspections, Deadlegs, Riser Inspections, Water Crossing Surveillance)
  • Prepares AFEs for project approval
  • Initiates documentation for assessments
  • Research internal and external condition of pipeline
  • Reviews and initiates corrective actions for deficiencies identified  in  pipeline surveillance reports
  • Prepares and updates performance metrics
  • Acquisition and Divestitures
  • Acquisition – participate in due diligence review
  • Advises internal clients with respect to potential pipeline regulatory issues
  • Compilation and/or review of Integrity Data for divested and acquired properties
  • System Improvements
  • Develops strategies to ensure continual improvement of AI risk management programs:
  • Coordinates the development of workflow processes to align actions and responsibilities for cross departmental teams

The Successful Candidate will possess:

  • 15 years’ related experience
  • Engineering registration Professional Engineer designation, registration with APEGA
  • Knowledge of pipeline regulatory requirements. National Energy Board: Onshore Pipeline Regulations, Alberta Energy Regulator: Pipeline Act and Pipeline Rules, CSA Z662
  • Familiarity with pipeline risk assessments, internal corrosion rate calculations, and multiphase flow modeling
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft, Excel and Word
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