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Corrosion Engineer

Job Title: Corrosion Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 348
Contact Name: Ahmed Tahir
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Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

We are looking for a Corrosion Engineer for one of our Oil & Gas service clients in Kurdistan. Main responsibility is to study, monitor, control, and prevent the corrosion process, both safely and economically. 10 years of experience is required along with a professional command in English language. Client will cover travelling costs, visa, and accommodation on a rotational basis.


  • Provides expertise and assumes full responsibility for areas related to corrosion monitoring and control.
  • Reviews the metallurgy of the equipment and piping and makes recommendations for upgrading as required.
  • Reviews the operating conditions to assess and monitor corrosive condition and evaluates the material performance in all corrosive systems.
  • Reviews the metallurgy for the modifications and major projects.
  • Updates procedures and specifications related to corrosion management and inspection activities and recommends repairs/operating parameters to extend the life of equipment and piping.
  • Carries out failure analysis and failure investigations in order to enhance safety and integrity of the plant.
  • Supervises the cathodic protection system upkeep and monitoring of piping, tanks, marine and concrete structures.
  • Updates/prepares the records and corrosion/inspection files for the plant and equipment.


  • Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering.
  • 10 years of experience in process and utilities of petroleum refineries, chemical process plants and petrochemical.
  • Good spoken and written English.
  • Kurdistan experience is an advantage