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High Voltage Lead Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Kazakhstan
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 15/02/2018
  • Duration: 12 months+
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The Role:
Act as a Company High Voltage Commissioning Lead Engineer.
Be part of Systems Completion Team responsible for managing the pre-commissioning and commissioning of the distribution network for the FGP project.
Liaise with engineering, operations, construction, fabrication and completions teams on electrical commissioning issues.
Provide oversight of mechanical completion, pre-commissioning and commissioning activities of Project substations
Attend site visits as required in Europe and Asia
Review and comment on engineering design deliverables & contracts Input to company commissioning planning for all aspects of electrical commissioning
Input to commissioning plans and execution documents
Write HV/LV Commissioning Procedures for site Substations and Modules
Ensure correct assignment of pre-commissioning check sheets to tagged items and circuits
Ensure distribution system is commissioned in line with Republic of Kazakhstan & Regulatory requirements
Attend FAT's and inspections at vendor premises or designate accordingly
Attend progress meetings with main engineering contractor & Company
Review / agree vendor FAT requirements on HV/LV Switchgear and Transformers
Create or amend relay protection check sheets (as req'd)
Co-ordinate commissioning spares lists for electrical equipment
Review electrical commissioning plan and advise amendments as necessary
Attend electrical progress meetings with engineering

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Ideally qualified to HND or degree level
10 years relevant Oil and Gas industry experience
Very strong experience commissioning HV / LV switchgear, transformers, UPS systems, large variable speed drives, standby diesel generators, electric heat tracing and cathodic (impressed current) protection
In-depth knowledge of electrical testing and procedures for primary and secondary equipment such as protection relays, circuit breakers, disconnectors, current and voltage transformers
Ability to multi-task would be highly desirable
Excellent troubleshooting capabilities
Good communicator - effectively communicate at all levels and on complex topics

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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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