IMI1173 - Senior Welding Engineer

Job Family: Not Applicable
Location: Dhahran / Ras Al Khair / Dubai / Other
Business Line: Health,Safety,Environment & Quality
Department: Not Applicable
Closing Date 18-Jul-2021
Your future role:

We are looking to hire a Senior Welding Engineer, who will be responsible for:

To perform as per defined Welding Engineering’s processes for planning & execution of projects. Leading the welding development projects works in the organization to continually improve welding productivity. Solely handle the projects from welding engineering perspective and guide assisting Welding Engineers assigned in the team.

The required candidate must:

• Must has degree in Metallurgical Engineering
• Minimum of 8~10 years’ experience, relating to quality works of marine engineering industries (Ship & Rig – build – repair)

Primary Accountabilities & Communication and Working Relationships:

Primary Accountabilities: 

• Prepares Welding Execution Plan for the projects at bid stage as well as upon award of the projects.
• Manage welding procedure qualification activities and ensure to project specific requirement / company requirement.
• Ensure the welder qualification tests are conducted according to the project spec. / company standard.
• Plans, identifies & order the welding consumables for projects in advance.
• Carry out weld audits for checking the storage, preservation and handling of consumable according to the manufacture recommendations & IMI’s in-house procedures.
• Investigation and management of the welding defect rate and take appropriate mitigation plan for reducing further occurrence.
• Reviews of bid documentation assigned by the QC Manager and identify nonstandard welding / material requirement or identify other potential area of concern.  The costs related to Welding Engineering shall be highlighted for capturing in the bid.
• Liaise with project management team, client, other departments such as Production, Planning and Engineering etc. to ensure Welding Engineering related risks and opportunities are communicated during the execution phase.
• Sound knowledge of different kind of material and welding consumables used in the marine sector 
• In-depth knowledge of various welding codes, standards, and client specifications. 
• Ensure compliance with all applicable information security policies & procedures.

Communication and Working Relationship:


• Quality Control Manager
• Quality Assurance Manager
• Project Managers
• Production/Fabrication/Engineering/Operation Managers
• Production Engineers/Supervisors/Foremen


• Customer Representatives
• Third Party Inspectors
• Classification societies



Who we are looking for:


• Must has degree in Metallurgical Engineering/ Equivalent 
• Minimum of 8~10 years’ experience, relating to quality works of marine engineering industries (Ship & Rig – build – repair)/Equivalent 
• Certificates relating to valid professional qualification
• Communicate (written & oral) in the English language with confidence
• Excellent listening skills, assertiveness and ability to coach subordinates
• Physically fit and able to work in extreme climatic conditions
• Able to perceive the mood of a customer or subcontractor and react appropriately
• Able to read, understand and interpret Engineering drawings
• Demonstrate ability to listen to the views of others and respond in a logical and well-thought-out manner
• Resilience under stress
• Basic knowledge of NDT methods (RT, UT, MT, PT, VT, PAUT, TOFD, etc.)
• Good knowledge of Quality Management System
• Good understanding of Industry Standard Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental procedures.
• Excellent knowledge of documentation, computer operation, procedures & applicable ERP systems
• Valid professional qualification as applicable (CSWIP/AWS/BGAS/NACE/ATEX or equivalent + Management System Lead Auditor)

About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV
2. Resume