Senior Risk & Reliability Engineer

Techconsult (UK) Ltd
Newcastle Upon Tyne
From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
15 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Techconsult are assisting with the recruitment for a leading engineering consultancy who works closely with major global clients within the Oil & Gas sector to offer a range of services aimed at providing cost-effective solutions and extending the service life of assets whilst minimising risk for their clients. Due to continued growth, they are now looking to recruit for a Senior Risk & Reliability Engineer to work on a variety of projects including risk-based inspection of pipelines and plant, pipeline threat and consequence modelling, through to the development and implementation of integrity management plans.


  • Identify and manage risk and mitigation processes
  • Develop and implement:
  • risk and reliability tools, models and processes
  • pipeline / plant risk algorithms
  • integrity management systems
  • Develop Technical and Commercial Proposals and develop business within a relevant engineering field
  • Work closely and effectively with both internal and external clients
  • Lead a project team
  • Work with integrity management software systems

Experience & Qualifications

  • Educated to a minimum of degree level in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Membership of a Professional Engineering Institution
  • 5 - 10 years proven risk and reliability experience
  • Solid knowledge of relevant codes, standards and best practices
  • Experience in:
  • pipeline / plant integrity management and risk analysis
  • reliability centred maintenance planning (RCM) for facilities
  • Experience of working with an operator to identify operational efficiencies
  • Knowledge of inspection techniques including in-line inspection (ILI)
  • Technical background in the development and implementation of risk based inspection systems in accordance with API 580 / 581 / 584