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Date Posted

May 04, 2015


Jagal Group

Job Title

Hydro-Test Engineer At Jagal Group

Job Type



Jagal Group is a leading Nigerian conglomerate with operations in the Oil & Gas, Construction, Manufacturing, FMCG and Technology industries. The company has been growing successfully over the past 40 years, and has become a valuable and respected contributor to the development of the country's economy.

Jagal Group is a highly respected member of the Nigerian business community and is consistently amongst the leaders of its business sectors. The Company possesses profound knowledge of the country’s social complexities and the political, economic and corporate systems, particularly those of the energy, real estate and manufacturing sectors.The Jagal Group is a leading Nigerian conglomerate with operations spanning three key sectors in the Nigerian Economy: Oil & Gas, Construction & Real Estate Development, and FMCG Manufacturing. The Group has been growing successfully over the past 40 years and has become a valuable and respected contributor to the development of Nigeria’s economy.

Hydro-Test Engineer


  • Prepare Hydo / Pneumatic Test Packs as required by the project schedule;
  • Prepare for and perform Hydro / Pneumatic testing of piping systems;
  • To maintain awareness of and ensure compliance with all relevant Statutory and Company HSE Standards.

Key Skills

  • Safety;
  • Pipefitting;
  • Structural and Pipe Supports;
  • Jacket;
  • Topsides;
  • Supervision;
  • Construction;
  • Test Pack;
  • P&ID
  • Piping Isometric
  • ASME B31.3 and B31.8

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinates with the Senior Hydro-Test Superintendent and supervise the preparation of the test activity to ensure all deficiencies are identified and punch lists are prepared;
  • Identification of hydro and pneumatic test limits;
  • Prepare marked up P&ID,S indicating test limits;
  • Prepare marked up isometrics indicating test limits, items to be removed, location of test blinds, plugs etc.;
  • Ensure high point vents and low point drains are available in the piping to be tested to avoid dead legs, air pockets etc.;
  • Review the test and design pressures by isometric and confirm with the line list;
  • Identify test equipment required for each test and ensure availability;
  • Review test material availability, blinds, flanges, plugs, gaskets etc. and raise purchase order to cover the project piping scope;
  • Ensure all test equipment calibration is performed and certification available;
  • Ensure availability of equipment consumables (Charts etc.);
  • Review and comply with the Project Hydro-test procedure;
  • Review and comply with the Project Flushing procedure;
  • Ensure compliance to HSE Procedures;
  • Compile Test Packs in advance of test date for submission and approval by client;
  • Interface with Nigerdock QA/QC Department for weld clearance prior to test and with respect to all flushing, testing and reinstatement activities;
  • Interface with the Piping Superintendent to identify early opportunity to progress testing;
  • Perform pre-test line inspection to ensure compliance to the test pack;
  • Along with the Piping Superintendent ensure all HSE requirements are in place and followed prior to pressurization;
  • Attend the test with QA/QC and client;
  • Ensure complete draining and drying of the piping is performed after test;
  • Compile and update as required a register of test packs by system and sub system;
  • Compile and update as required a Test Blind Register, indicating the location of blinds fitted for test or spectacle blinds turned;
  • Perform line inspection to ensure reinstatement of all items removed for test and any test blinds are removed and plugs seal welded if required;
  • Ensure the completed test sheet is signed by all parties and added to the test pack;
  • Ensure the Sub System completion check sheets are signed and returned to the Administrator;

Other Duties

Flushing, Drying and Reinstatement

Reports to

Construction Manager

Key Internal Interfaces

  • HSE
  • QA/QC
  • PMT Construction

Key External Interfaces

  • CPY Inspector 
  • Must demonstrate a full knowledge of the safety requirements associated with Hydro / Pneumatic testing;
  • 10 years experience in Field Piping work;
  • Special knowledge in Field Piping activities & Hydro / Pneumatic test package preparation;
  • Good knowledge in Piping QC activities (NDT etc.);
  • Fully conversant with P&ID,S, Piping Isometrics and Sub System methodology;
  • Fluent in English.

Lagos - Lagos, LA NG (Primary)

Year of Experience

10-15 year


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