Reliability Instrumentation and control Engineer

Last Updated: 24th May 2017 (over 5 years ago)

Saudi Arabia


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Age Range
35 to 44

Qualification Level

Arabic, English


Seasoned Instrument Control Systems & Reliability Engineer, Self-Starter & result-oriented with +14 yrs. of experience in multi-disciplinary fields (Maintenance + Reliability + Project engineering+ Training).Flow & Level Expert in SABIC' Manufacturing Centre of Excellence' team.


Eastern Petrochemical Company {SHARQ / SABIC Affiliates}
Reliability Instrumentation & Control system Engineer

   Sep 2015
— Current

Scope of work :- 
Provide technical support to Plant maintenance team during any major equipment / system break down.
Technical Studies for all below topics and updated in E-TSR system as applicable o Analysis of bad actors
o Repeated failures
o Major technical issues
o Strategic studies
o Obsolete System studies
o Reliability Enhancement 
Provide Quality Assurance / Quality Control / Technical support service for major non-routine job in plant. 
Participation in TAM committee during the preparation stage. 
During TAM, lead activities such as major instrument modification or any other major instrument activities. 
CDTL for those Design Change Request DCR’s related to instrumentation having major technical issue or shall have critical impact on safety or production On projects  
Provide technical support to SABIC E&PM / SS Engineering and SHARQ maintenance / PED team during different stages of CAPEX project.
Lead and review / comment on engineering/design documents related to the project, participate in project technical meetings, FAT & SAT based on assignment. Participate during project execution and implementation based on request.
On Asset Performance Management (APM) participate in RIS study for all plants and RCM –ACA & RCA workshop 
Develop the strategy to maintain the control System Healthy. 
Develop Weekly, Monthly and Quarterly report and cheat sheet for critical control system Regular review the plant engineer report for all control system 
Review and enhance the PM with vendor support for keeping the control system in healthy condition 
Conduct healthiness monitoring for all APC systems in SHARQ. In addition, monitor and maintain all hardware related issues and upgrade of the system.  Continuously work on APC system improvements, co-ordinate to execute new models proposed by plant operation, co-ordinate with vendor in troubleshooting technical problems. 
Review the obsolescence status for the control system installation base in plant, develop a continuous monitoring system, categories the severity level, review the available spare, and make necessary recommendation. 
Proposal for revamp / upgrade of the existing control system based on the severity of obsolescence. 
Cyber Security for Control System Analyze all SHARQ’s control system for cyber security Maturity level 
Develop the procedures to achieve and maintain the cyber security level for all control system 
Carried out the essential study to achieve the recommended and safe level in cyber security 
Execute and award the project related to cyber security of all system 
Develop the different strategy to achieve and maintain the cyber security required level and keep the all SHARQ control system safe at all maximum level  Communicating and support all control system vendors to keep the system safe and keep at maximum-security level. 
Preparation of section budget to include resource requirement, improvement projects and services contracts based on assignment, other expenses like membership for special institute etc. 
Develop New Strategy / Development Program whenever SHARQ Management highlights new areas for focus.

Al-joaib Consulting Engineering Office – Dammam – KSA
Senior Instrumentation & Control Design Engineer

   Feb 2015
— Sep 2015

Prepared instrument Specification, design review, P&IDs, ILDs, Data sheets, Instrument index, Logic narratives, logic diagram, Cause & effect matrix (CEM), complex control loops,
Network architecture, data interfaces, cable schedule, Cooperative Control room layout, field instrument Layouts, Evaluate technical bids

General Petroleum Company GPC
Instrumentation & Control Manager

   Mar 2005
— Feb 2015

Responsible to lead I&C team for the GPC's Gas Plant maintenance Activities - Technical support the plant enhance performance & Monitoring control systems – lead new or revamped projects.
Participate and lead instrumentation and control in 4 projects.
Lead I&C team to achieve the value drive of the company.
Siemens PLC S7-300/400 SIMATIC Manager– SIMATIC WinCC flexible- ALLEN-BRADLEY SCADA System RS VIEW 32.
“RUSTON” TB -5000 Gas Turbines. “WAUKESHA” Gas Engines.
Participate and lead instrumentation and control in 4 capex project as Lead instrumentation engineer.
Re-engineer and implement any required changes in the control system to improve plant performance
▪ Spare parts monitoring, material requests generation