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  • Job reference: RMS0182937

Mechanical Engineer (Rotating and Static)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 28/07/2017
  • Duration: ongoing
  • Time left:
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The Role:
Provide mechanical engineering support on both rotating and static equipment to the Operated UK Assets organisation. Also, provide support and advice by applying technical knowledge about theoretical concepts and principles in a specialized area acquired through an academic qualification.

* Responsible for the integrity of rotating and static mechanical equipment and systems
* Provide support to the Lead Mechanical Engineers requirements
* Provide engineering support and guidance to offshore operation, modifications and contract and service personnel. Ability to troubleshoot and provide guidance on all static and mechanical equipment
* Review engineering documentation on all modification proposals for rotating and static mechanical equipment
* Assist in the development of BOD's, specifications and SOW
* Contract responsible (company or technical representative) for dedicated mechanical contracts
* Provide backup for other mechanical disciplines including maintenance engineers
* Apply technical and professional knowledge and experience to provide specialist support
* Develop procedures and job step plans relating to operations, design and maintenance
* Day to day monitoring and trending of critical mechanical equipment using specialist software (PI, System 1)
* Analyse and follow up on condition monitoring reports relevant for the discipline
* Analyse and interpret information and data based on own technical knowledge and expertise.
* Make professional/technical recommendations and offer insight which contributes to the development of wider solutions to business issues and problems.
* Although tasks are defined by others, the job may hold explicit responsibility for delivering one part of a wider project within own discipline with some complexity and size.
* Will participate in Peer review presentations.
* Participates in meetings of new business opportunities.
* Understanding of the LOLER regs and management of the lifting equipment database
* Raise, facilitate and support execution of Brownfield modifications
* Directly drive and contribute to Technical Query process
* Lead and contribute to technical MoC's

* Operational contracts for mechanical equipment
* Engineering design, construction and commissioning contractors

* The position is located in the Assets (Norge, Netherlands, UK) of the respective country.
* Travel is expected to other geographical entities .

* Degree Qualified Mechanical Engineer with previous 5 years+ operations experience in both rotating and static equipment
* Current working knowledge of mechanical engineering standards and legislation, guidance and legislation, as it is applied by an E&P operator in the UK NS sector.
* Offshore experience necessary
* Be able to demonstrate commitment to safety, lead by example
* Enthusiastic about engineering
* Commercial awareness
* An ability to work under pressure
To work and communicate effectively with colleagues, partners and all other stakeholders. Respecting the knowledge and experience of others, sharing information and building effective relationships
To strive for excellence. Being energetic, passionate and resilient, taking personal accountability for performance and delivering results
Problem Solving
Ability to analyse multiple sources of data, make connections & create high quality solutions, prioritising the key issues & consequences

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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