TulsaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Tulsa jobs

Engineer V - Corrosion Engineer

Company: ONEOK
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

#WeAreONEOK - Fortune 500 company. 100+ years in business. Leading midstream service provider. Safety first. Sustainable operations. Environmentally responsible. Employee focused.
The primary responsibilities of the Corrosion Engineer will include the analysis and execution of programs related to piping and pressure equipment integrity, safety and providing recommendations to better understand corrosion threats, developing and monitoring mitigation plans; providing technical support for all corrosion issues inside the plants, stations, underground storage, and pipelines; and involvement in all internal corrosion related aspects of the company's assets. This role will also work with Mechanical Integrity and operations to understand stream compositions, validate new stream composition data, determine product sampling locations and sampling frequency, evaluating the sample analysis, make mitigation recommendations, review design parameters of equipment, determining if free water is in the system, assisting operations in cooling tower water issues, MIC testing and overall evaluation of the internal corrosion process within ONEOK.
Job Profile Summary
Performs engineering activities at a subject matter expertise level such as design, construction, planning, optimization, analysis and troubleshooting for pipeline operations, plant operations, measurement, maintenance, compliance and other engineering and operations type work.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Direct, perform, coordinate and/or approve engineering and/or project management activities related to design, procurement, construction, or optimization of company assets including but not limited to:

  • Transmission and/or gathering systems, measurement and regulation facilities, compressor and pump stations and dehydration plants

  • NGL fractionation, natural gas processing and/or hydrocarbon storage facilities

  • Construction plans and implementation

  • Management of third-party contract resources

  • Provide technical and/or engineering assistance on matters including but not limited to:

  • Equipment/system design

  • Pipeline sizing and evaluation -

  • Pipeline control

  • Pipeline facility design, construction, operation, and maintenance

  • Policies and procedures

  • Process Safety

  • Direct, perform and review and/or approve project management activities including but not limited to:

  • Bid proposals and contracts

  • AFE preparation and cost management

  • Management of Change (MOC)

  • Material/equipment specifications and selection

  • Construction plans and support

  • Creating and updating schedules / timelines

  • Preparing project progress and other reports

  • Managing change orders

  • Provide subject matter expertise and oversight into work by engineers regarding equipment efficiencies, hydraulic calculations, valve and pipe sizing and gas flow analysis.

  • Review and approve information including but not limited to:

  • Engineering studies

  • Governmental rules, regulations, codes, and standards

  • Pipeline and/or measurement system analyses and recommendations

  • Hydrocarbon processing and/or measurement bid proposals

  • Construction and/or measurement contracts

  • Cost estimates

  • Material specifications/selections

  • Oversee analysis and evaluation of various pipeline systems and review recommendations for improvements related to capacity, operating costs, and system operation. Act as a subject matter expert to the organization for various engineering activities; mentor less experienced engineers

  • Evaluate proposed projects by conducting load studies

  • Evaluate various measurement system designs and make recommendations ensuring implementation of improvements related to station capacity and operating costs, to increase accuracy of measurement systems and downstream reporting systems

  • Analyze, perform, and approve economic analysis related to potential new projects, including but not limited to operational cost estimates, determining equipment efficiencies, and needed enhancements and reviewing and conducting studies for potential acquisitions

  • Recommend new processes and formulate new ideas; take lead role during implementation of new processes Anticipate changes in work demands and identify assignments or training to meet those demands

  • Oversee utilization of manpower and equipment resources

  • Assess, schedule, and prioritize projects on customer needs and value to the organization

  • May have oversight of employees engaged in field operations, construction and/or project management function


    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or closely related field and the following job related experience preferred

      Work Experience

      • Experience and training related to:

      • Transmission/gathering pipeline operations

      • Gas measurement and regulation activities

      • Processing and/or storage operations

      • Company/governmental operating and safety procedures

      • Pipeline stress/strain analyses

      • Industry best practices and design philosophy

      • Experience and knowledge of engineering design and criteria for natural gas and/or NGLs in pipeline systems

      • Experience at this level is typically attained with fifteen or more years of experience in engineering, operations and/or project management

      • Experience achieving goals and developing employee/team strengths, exhibiting a positive example and influence that leads to employee, project, and stakeholder successes

      • Experience in use and function of applications such as: Microsoft Excel, Project, Access, Word, etc.

      • Experience researching and preparing project materials and design specifications, contracts, agreements, budgets, engineering studies, and other relevant reports, forms, and correspondence

      • Experience identifying, researching, evaluating, and prioritizing operational problems and determining appropriate action/response

      • Subject matter expert in pipeline or hydrocarbon processing and related facilities design, construction, operation, and maintenance

      • SME level experience with material failure and structural analysis and extensive knowledge of industry standards and governmental regulations

      • Experience reading and interpreting governmental regulations, blueprints, contracts, manuals, specifications, surveys, charts, load studies, and other relevant reports and correspondence

      • Experience reviewing and approving complex engineering drawings and material

        Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

        • Knowledge of: and understanding of operational functions and commercial relationships with the ability to anticipate functional and transactional impacts

        • Ability to: apply knowledge and sound problem-solving skills which include the ability to: research, analyze and resolve issues and/or questions concerning engineering design and calculations and aids others

        • Ability to: manage and prioritize multiple assignments with competing deadlines

        • Ability to: identify, conceptualize and organize projects to completion, goals, and initiatives

        • Ability to: use logic and reasoning to identify alternate solutions or approaches to a problem

        • Ability to: apply math, algebraic formulas, and statistical methods

        • Ability to: interact, negotiate, advise, and communicate effectively

        • Ability to: operate office tools and equipment required

        • Ability to: communicate thoughts, ideas, information, messages, and other written information, which may contain technical material, in a logical, organized, and coherent manner

          Licenses and Certifications

          • None required

            Strength Factor Rating - Physical Demands/Requirements

            • Sedentary Work - Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally (Occasionally: activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of the time) and/or a negligible amount of force frequently (Frequently: activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met.

              Strength Factor Description - Physical Demands/Requirements

              • Standing: Remaining on one's feet in an upright position at a work station without moving about (Occasionally)

              • Walking: Moving about on foot (Frequently)

              • Sitting: Remaining in a seated position (Constantly)

              • Lifting: Raising or lowering an object from one level to another (includes upward pulling) (Occasionally)

              • Carrying: Transporting an object, usually holding it in the hands or arms, or on the shoulder (Occasionally)

              • Pushing: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves away from the force (Occasionally)

              • Pulling: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves toward the force (includes jerking) (Occasionally)

              • Climbing: Ladders, Stairs (Occasionally)

              • Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling (Occasionally)

              • Stooping: Bending the body downward and forward by bending the spine at the waist (Occasionally)

              • Kneeling: Bending the legs at the knees to come to rest on the knee or knees (Occasionally)

              • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending the legs and spine (Occasionally)

              • Crawling: Moving about on the hands and arms in any direction (Occasionally)

              • Reaching: Extending hands and arms in any direction (Constantly)

              • Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with the hand or hands (Manual Dexterity) (Constantly)

              • Fingering: Picking, pinching or otherwise working with the fingers primarily (Finger Dexterity) (Constantly)

              • Feeling: Perceiving such attributes of objects/materials as size, shape, temperature, texture, movement or pulsation by receptors in the skin, particularly those of the finger tips (Constantly)

              • Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas/information by means of the spoken word (Frequently)

              • Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sound by the ear (Frequently)

              • Tasting/Smelling: (Occasionally)

              • Near Vision: Clarity of vision at 20 inches or less (Constantly)

              • Far Vision: Clarity of vision at 20 feet for more (Frequently)

              • Depth Perception: Three-dimensional vision; ability to judge distances and spatial relationships so as to see objects where and as they actually are (Frequently)

              • Vision: Color - The ability to identify and distinguish colors (Constantly)

                Working Conditions/Environment

                • Employee is subject to inside environmental conditions

                  Working Conditions

                  • Well lighted, climate controlled areas (Constantly)

                  • Frequent repetitive motion (Constantly)

                  • CRT (Computer Monitor(s)) (Constantly)


                    • Travel to other locations required


                      • Based on assigned tasks, employee may be assigned a company vehicle requiring the applicable driver's license

                        ONEOK is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, gender identity, disability, military/veteran status, genetic information or any other categories protected by applicable law.
                        The job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties or skills required for the job and is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice, in accordance with the needs of ONEOK.
                        ONEOK is committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request an accommodation email HRSolutions@ONEOK.com or call 1-855-663-6547---.
                        Expected Salary Range
                        $139,000.00 - $209,000.00
                        ONEOK is a leading midstream service provider and owns one of the nation's premier natural gas liquids systems, connecting NGL supply in the Mid-Continent, Permian and Rocky Mountain regions with key market centers and an extensive network of natural gas gathering, processing, storage and transportation assets.

Keywords: ONEOK, Tulsa , Engineer V - Corrosion Engineer, Engineering , Tulsa, Oklahoma

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Oklahoma jobs by following @recnetOK on Twitter!

Tulsa RSS job feeds