Senior Process Engineer

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Senior Process Engineer
AktauLocal/ExpatEngineering/FacilitiesRef.: MO-038017
Maersk Oil Kazakhstan is looking for Senior Process Engineer to join Engineering and Projects Department in Aktau, Kazakhstan
We Offer
Maersk Oil Kazakhstan offers a strong technical, as well as challenging environment that provides an excellent opportunity to take part in a growing the business.
The residential position is located in Aktau, Kazakhstan. We offer attractive family status terms, including relocation to Aktau.
Key Responsibilities
The duties shall furthermore include the following:
Execute process engineering studies.
Responsible for the regular update of key process documents and simulation models e.g. PIDs, C&Es, firewater models, flare and blowdown models.
Contribute to development of Functional Design Specification for new FDPs.
Ensure technical compliance and suitability of equipment by PID review and Vendor document review as applicable.
Prepare concept packages for submittal to Detailed Design Engineering (DDE) staff for execution.
Coordinate with DDE staff to ensure efficient development of detailed design packages and resolution to any issues identified during the design work.
Provide project management of brown field projects to ensure engineering, construction and commissioning on schedule and within budget. Coordinate involvement with other departments, external fabricators etc., as required.
Review detailed design engineering drawings and other technical documents to ensure compliance with applicable requirements and design objectives.
Obtain 3rd party design approval from authorities in matters related to design verification.
Liaise and coordinate with Operations to ensure visibility of all changes to operational assets as a result of brown field projects.
Provide support to Operations and participate in trouble-shooting and production optimisation exercises.
Provide assistance as required to ensure an efficient handling of as-built updates.
Participate in multi-discipline and inter-departmental workshops and task forces.
Prepare response to technical queries from vendors and contractors and from other Company departments.
Establish and manage a professional relationship with Vendors to ensure provision of deliverables, services and professional expertise in due time. Mobilize Vendors for offshore work as and when required.
Manage operational asset technical changes by adherence to internal “Management of Change” procedures and observe due diligence to ensure a high degree of asset integrity.
Participate in the development of MOK asset procedures and guidelines for design and selection of process related equipment and systems.
Participate in the review and development of commissioning procedures and operating procedures for new facilities.
Maintain a sound understanding and knowledge of process simulation and calculation programs.
Coordinate and participate in process safety related reviews (HAZOP, HAZID).
Maintain a sound understanding and knowledge of current versions of applicable codes, standards and design guidelines.
Who we are looking for
Team player showing individual initiative, responsibility and integrity
Strong interpersonal and English communication skills – verbal and written
Capable of working in an international and multicultural environment
Have a sound knowledge and understanding of:Process engineering design
Process simulation tools
Process safety
Good general computer skills
Maersk Oil Kazakhstan GmbH is owned by Maersk Olie og Gas AS, Denmark, a company in the A.P. Moller Maersk Group. Maersk Olie og Gas AS is an international upstream oil company, with extensive operations in Denmark, Germany, Qatar, UK, Norway, Angola, Algeria, Brazil, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and US Gulf of Mexico. Maersk Oil Kazakhstan GmbH operates the Dunga Field in Mangistau Oblast. For further information about the A. P. Moller – Maersk Group and Maersk Oil see and
 Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at