Senior Corrosion Engineer

Oil & Gas
Lloydminster, Saskatchewan
Job ID:
Siva Kumar

Position Summary: This position is responsible for providing corrosion engineering support for Lloydminster Cold Production for pipelines, treatment facilities and other assets related to upstream production. This is a senior position and requires delegation, supervision and authentication of work completed by junior team members as part of the role.

Allowances: No Schedule : 40 hour work week Location: 4335 44 st Lloyd, SK


  1. Corrosion monitoring and inspection

  2. Develop and maintain corrosion management strategies for pipeline and facility equipment

  3. Work with 3rd party vendors to review corrosion monitoring data and optimize systems
  4. Identify lessons learned and develop operating best practices to mitigate high-risk corrosion mechanisms

  5. Corrosion evaluations and failure analyses

  6. Perform corrosion evaluations, conduct root-cause failure analyses

  7. Prepare reports and make recommendations to prevent future failures
  8. Working with third party vendors to conduct detailed analyses

  9. Designing for corrosion control

  10. Review designs for new installations and facility improvements for corrosion issues

  11. Identify and recommend appropriate mitigation strategies to be incorporated in the designs
  12. Participate in Management of Change reviews for changes to facility equipment, processes or operational practices

  13. Mentorship and supervision

  14. Delegate, supervise, and review work being performed by junior team members

  15. Provide mentorship and technical guidance for junior team members

Must To Have Skills:

  • Degree in engineering (mechanical, materials or chemical preferred) or diploma from an accredited technical institution with a focus on corrosion sciences
  • Internal Corrosion for Pipelines from NACE International or equivalent
  • Licensed professional engineer or professional licensee (Engineering) in Alberta or Saskatchewan
  • 8+ years of experience corrosion monitoring for upstream pipeline systems and facilities
  • 8+ years of experience performing corrosion evaluations and failure analysis for oil and gas facility equipment
  • 8+ years experience designing corrosion management plans
  • 5-10 years of experience working in upstream or downstream oil and gas facilities or pipelines
  • Working knowledge of internal & external corrosion mechanisms common to upstream oil & gas
  • Working knowledge of direct and indirect corrosion monitoring methods including, visual, chemical, electronic and non-destructive techniques
  • Working knowledge of corrosion mitigation techniques, including coating application, process control, chemical inhibition and electrochemical methods
  • Ability to supervise, review and approve work of junior team members
  • Familiar with oil & gas facility design, operation and maintenance
  • Strong, effective communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple competing priorities and tasks
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with operations personnel

Nice To Have Skills:

  • NACE Corrosion Technologist or NACE Internal Corrosion Technologist certification
  • NACE Senior and Specialist-level certifications, or other relevant NACE certifications