Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Senior Metering Specialist
Published on: 10/14/20

Middle East
Job Description

Major Functions:

• Supports plant operations by managing and maintaining plant metering systems.

• Supports Projects in specification of metering systems for new facilities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

• Work within client specific “Safe systems of Work”, e.g. Control of Work, Permit, Risk Assessment,


• Demonstrate an understanding of client Preventative & Corrective Maintenance Scheduling,

Planning and Compliance.

• Carry out pre-site and on-site preparation of routine tasks. Define work scope and methodology;

prepare equipment; consumables; materials and documentation. Obtain relevant permissions and

deal with operational issues accordingly.

• Maintain Primary, Secondary & Quality Devices against procedures, standards and uncertainties and

in accordance with company schedules and plans. Provide feedback on improvement opportunities.

• Verify measurement data and flow calculations between field instrumentation and flow calculation


• Carry out re-instatement of equipment and post job operations, including performing calculations,

highlighting potential mismeasurements, data validation, documentation upkeep and reporting.

• Perform Daily Metering and analytical checks, identify and report anomalies through the appropriate

systems in a timely manner.

• Have the ability to start up measurement systems.

• Have the ability to identify and bring to a fully operational state a measurement system for ongoing


• Have the ability to shutdown measurement equipment to a safe controlled condition in accordance

with operational procedures and manufacturer’s instructions.

• Carry out commissioning and Site Acceptance Testing of new metering systems or upgrades, to

including identification and closure of punch list items & document management.

• Maintain field and test equipment to/from the work site and calibration laboratories. Including

assurance that equipment is in-date, fit for purpose and available for use.

• Lead measurement audits and help to identify key areas for improvement and compliance, including

elimination of audit points.

• Management of 3rd party personnel and vendors at site, ensuring that work is carried out safely as

per the agreed scope.

• Demonstrate an understanding of company safety systems, expectations, delivery of work scope and

provision of service.

• Provide clear, accurate and prompt information when requested from facility personnel in relation

to Metering and Analytical Systems compliance & issues.

• Be able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation and understand the need for

good working relationships.

• Carry out measurement & HSE handovers and ensure that information is accurate. Action findings

from previous handovers.

• Contribute to the maintenance of a safety culture and identify issues that may impact safe systems

of work. Take part in client safety briefings and report findings, outcomes and lessons learned.

• Ensure client commercially sensitive data and information is secured.


Education and Minimum experience:

• Engineering degree preferred. HNC/HND or equivalent acceptable with relevant experience.

• Minimum of 10 + years of metering installation and operating experience (preferably in Oil and Gas