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Engineer (Piping) Job

Requisition Id:  12683
Country:  QA
Department:  COO Office
Category:  Technical: Established Indefinite

Company : Nakilat - Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd

Location   : Ras Laffan / Qatar



To lead a team of Asst.  Engineers, Designers & Draftsmen to execute & technically oversee Piping & Mechanical Engineering activities for any Marine & Offshore Project.



Degree /Diploma in Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering, Mechanical Engineering



  • At least 4-5 years’ relevant experience in piping design & engineering for Marine & Offshore
  • Experience in Marine & Offshore Piping design, knowledge of Pipe sizing calculations, Pipe layout, P&IDs



i. Generic

1)    Commitment to N-KOM Core Values

2)    Analytical thinking and Problem Solving Skills

3)    Budgeting/ business planning

4)    Coaching and mentoring skills

5)    Verbal and written communication skills

6)    Computer literacy- Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, ACAD, Piping design software

7)    Leadership skills

8)    Negotiation skills

9)    Performance appraisal skills

10)  Presentation skills

11)  Project management skills

12)  Knowledge of shipyard operations


ii. Functional

1) Jack Up drilling Rigs  New Build, Repair & Conversion

2) FPSO/FSO design and installation

3) LPG/LNG Design & Installation

4) Knowledge of Piping & Mechanical systems  for ships, Rigs & other marine vessels

5) Knowledge of  All Class rules  for Various Marine piping & drilling systems for ships & MODU

6) Knowledge of marine & drilling Equipment functions, design limitations & applications for Ships, Jack up & semi-submersible rigs

7) Knowledge of Marine & Offshore equipment selection & design




1)    Aware of latest marine industry practice for piping systems for rigs & ships.

2)    Develops Machinery arrangement plans for different machinery spaces like Engine room, mud pump room, drill floor, Pump rooms, Switchboard rooms, Machinery decks, helideck as per client Requirement, Class rules & Vendor Drawings.

3)    Reviews contract technical documents & develop work scope , prepare  technical clarifications , assign work to Engineers , Assistant Engineers

4)    Coordinates with Client , Classification society & vendors on technical Requirements of project

5)    Selects Marine equipment like Engine, Egen, Pumps, water makers, Anchor winches, HVAC, Foam systems, Water Heaters, etc. for Procurement & Bidding purposes in accordance with various design requirements, load line & down flooding requirements & hazardous area plans.

6)    Calculations for Ballast, Bilge, fire main, Potable water, Engine cooling, Exhaust system vent & sound, crankcase ventilation, emergency bilge , deck drain. 

7)    Reviews vendor designs & Quotations & advice production & purchasing department.

8)    Prepares technical bid Evaluations prepared by Engineer                      

9)    Leads a team of  Asst. Engineers ,designers & draftsmen to produce drawings on time & schedule

10)  Assists the Senior engineer & manager e for Meeting department  KPIS

11)   Ensures department IMS procedures are  followed for design development

12)  Reviews the drawings owner & class comments.

13)  Resolves site issues & give solutions to production

14)  Identifies and create Potential change orders as per technical scope of work.

15)  Advises Senior Engineer, Engineering Manager on technical issues to ensure Class compliance & owner Comments.

16)  Performs other duties assigned.

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