Material Engineer I

  • Location: Toronto, ON
  • Type: Full-time
  • Job #177959
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Oil & Gas
Toronto, ON
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Our oil and gas client in North York, ON is looking to hire a Material Engineer for a 12 months contract role with possibility of extension.

What you will be doing…


• Develop and update company specifications and practices related to steel pipe and components, welding, and non-destructive examination to ensure compliance with current industry standards and regulations

• Develop and maintain company welding procedures to ensure compliance with CSA Z662, ASME IX, and best practices.

• Review and approve third-party welding procedures for compliance with CSA Z662 and ASME IX.

• Support field welding operations through welding procedure selection, troubleshooting, and in-service welding assessments including weld modeling.

• Support procurement processes by reviewing material test reports and technical exception requests from vendors to ensure compliance with codes, standards and best practices.

• Provide materials and welding engineering and non-destructive examination support to pipeline and equipment integrity programs, capital and projects of all sizes, and company initiatives in business development and operational excellence.

• Support the assessment of new materials and products of interest to the company.

• Coordinate failure analysis testing when needed

What you will need to succeed…


• Accredited University degree in Metallurgical or Materials Engineering, or equivalent

• Working knowledge of metallic materials, welding engineering, NDE, and quality assurance

• 4 or more years materials and welding engineering experience in the oil and gas industry

• Must possess or be eligible to obtain P.Eng. designation in Ontario

• Demonstrated strong technical, problem solving, and decision-making skills

• Demonstrated strong communication skills (verbal and written)

• Demonstrated strong interpersonal and teamwork skills. An ability to build and maintain a good working relationship with the client groups is critical to this role

• Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint

• Must be able to obtain a valid passport.

• Valid Ontario Class G driver’s license

Desired Qualifications:

• Experience conducting root cause analysis, forensic metallurgical failure analysis, and material testing

• Experience providing materials and welding support to major capital projects

• Experience providing operations support in oil and gas production, pipelines, or refining

• Familiar with the fundamentals of Quality Assurance from both a procurement and construction standpoint

• Experience with applicable codes, standards, and regulatory requirements (i.e. CSA, ASME, API, MSS, Ont Reg 210/01, etc.)

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