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Oil & Gas – Chemical Engineering

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Within the oil and gas division, our operations focus on fixed and floating offshore structures, terminals, refineries, petrochemical plants and subsea pipelines. Having worked on 1000 oil and gas installations around the world, we are now the operator’s ‘go to’ company for difficult challenges from life extension to innovative new design. Become part of a team of over 650 experts located in North America, Australia, the Middle East, Europe and the UK

We have opportunities for Chemical Engineers to join our growing teams based in Aberdeen, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Epsom.
Responsibilities
As one of our graduates, you will be involved in real projects from day one, with exposure to some of the most demanding projects in the UK. We encourage vision, problem-solving, ambition, enthusiasm and drive. We recognise that people are the key to our success and our graduates are the future of our business. Therefore we ensure that we provide them with a varied workload and encourage them to extend themselves in order to reach their potential. Below we have included some brief information on the various responsibilities of our graduates, but further information will be given throughout the interview process:

With the support of the Scotland teams you could work on the following:

With the support of the Edinburgh or Glasgow team you would work on the following:
  • Provision of Process Safety Support to Major UK and International Oil & Gas Companies
  • Conduct consequence analysis such as fire and explosion assessments, toxic gas dispersion and flash fires
  • Assist with the preparation of Regulatory documents such as Control of Major Accident Reports (COMAH) and Safety Cases
  • Gain firsthand experience of working on some of the largest offshore projects in the World
  • Site visits to onshore and offshore facilities in the UK as well as overseas
  • Participate in HAZID and HAZOP studies
  • All aspects of reliability and safety study work relating to the offshore and downstream oil and gas industry
With the support of the Aberdeen team you would work on the following:
  • Provision of Process Engineering Support to Major UK and International Oil & Gas Companies
  • Development of oil and gas processing concepts for oil and gas production and primary processing facilities
  • Execution of process engineering studies for optimisation and debottlenecking of operational plant
  • Preparation of process engineering project documentation including PFDs, P&IDs, equipment data sheets and general equipment and system sizing calculations;
  • Site visits to onshore and offshore facilities in the UK as well as overseas
  • Participate in HAZID and HAZOP studies
  • Engage with other Engineering disciplines with the opportunity to get involved in other Energy
  • sectors such as power and renewable
  • The development of engineering software applications.
With the support of the Epsom teams you could work on the following:

With the support of the Safety and Reliability team you could:
  • Work on safety and risk studies relating to the offshore and downstream oil and gas industry
  • Contribute to major oil and gas projects across the world
  • Become involved in other sectors, such as the industrial gases and chemicals industry or fire
  • safety within the nuclear industry
We also have opportunities to join the Process & Simulation Technology team
  • Supporting the delivery of Oil & Gas Engineering Design & Consultancy projects
  • Performing process engineering studies using advanced process simulation tools such as
  • Hysys dynamics ®, UniSim Design ® or Wanda ®
  • Delivering engineering solutions and recommendations to clients within a project environment
Requirements
We are looking for individuals that have the ability to think laterally and possess a sound understanding of engineering principles. Ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and will be able to build and develop relationships, both internally and externally.

Candidates should hold or be expected to achieve a degree classification of 2.1 or above at MEng level in Chemical or Process Engineering (or equivalent) and have achieved Grade B or above in both Maths and Physics A-Levels (or equivalent).

Using the information given in this job description please provide us with any information on relevant degree modules when completing the application form.

Successful candidates will be eligible to join our Graduate Development Programme with a view to becoming Chartered with the IChemE, and therefore their degree must be accredited by the relevant professional body.

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