Materials / Metallurgical Engineer (75049)


Materials / Metallurgical Engineer (75049)

Salary Not Specified

Expro, Aberdeen

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 21 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 438b83a2fbdd4c8591b6d5d7b970ba28

Full Job Description

Expro are currently recruiting for a Materials/Metallurgical Engineer to join the Engineering team based in Aberdeen.

Overall Purpose of the Job

To define and ensure compliance with design regulations, standards, codes, etc. that are relevant to Expro's products and drive best practice across the organization. To provide support to the company and its customers in the fields of material science, metallurgy, welding engineering, and non-destructive testing.

Key Activities and Accountabilities

  • Acts as a Subject Matter Expert whose knowledge is recognised as extensive. Provides specialist input and decision authority to projects as required. Contributes to the resolution of complicated or unusual engineering challenges across the company.

  • In conjunction with internal and external stakeholders, identifies the regulations and requirements that are relevant to Expro's equipment/services and develops plans to ensure compliance.

  • Develops, publishes, and maintains documentation including specifications, standards, and regulatory information.

  • Acts as the approval authority for concession / deviation / dispensation requests against discipline design requirements.

  • Identifies and drives best practice / continuous improvement across all Product Lines in relation to discipline design and manufacture.

  • Performs and participates in forensic failure investigations.

  • Organizes, conducts, and reports on materials laboratory testing.

  • Researches, evaluates, and reports on emerging discipline technologies and trends. Performs research and development.

  • Develops, qualifies, and approves welding procedures.

  • Supports supplier technical evaluation and onboarding.

  • Liaises with other discipline Technical Authorities to ensure integration and clear accountability in areas that may cover more than one discipline (e.g. ATEX, SIL, DNV, etc)

  • Creates and maintains a skills / expertise database including development tools and external technology providers / partners.

  • Establishes QMS requirements and standardises top level discipline design procedures, processes, etc. in line with company's management systems. Provides guidance and expertise on discipline design, manufacturing, and Quality Assurance (QA) methodologies and processes.

    Relevant discipline degree (Materials Science and Engineering, Metallurgy/Metallurgical Engineering, Welding Engineering, Mechanical Engineering with Materials focus, etc.)

  • 15+ years relevant experience in engineering and/or specialist discipline preferred, but candidates with 5+ years of relevant experience in this field will be considered

  • Broad oil & gas industry knowledge

  • Broad knowledge of materials, metallurgy, material mechanics, manufacturing, inspection, and welding/fabrication including governing standards and specifications (e.g., ASTM, AWS, ASME, BS EN, DNV, API, etc.).

  • Strong analytical, systems, applications related experience

    Working for our clients across the entire well life cycle, Expro is a visionary full-cycle energy services expert offering novel, insightful solutions, dependable competency and award-winning safety.

  • Combining innovative, future-facing technology with high-quality data across well construction, well flow management and production, subsea well access, and well integrity and intervention, we have a reputation for extraordinary performance that keeps our clients operations running smoothly., People are the most important. And every Expro person engineers our future. They are the drivers of our methodologies. Expro people are confident. They can draw out the right answer which attract the right clients.

    At Expro, we live by our values, People, Performance, Planet and Partnerships. People are always at the heart of our success. Performance is getting it right first time, every time. We're committed to reducing our environmental impact and we build relationships with our customers to understand their needs.