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  • Job reference: RMS0138376

Commissioning Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 20/02/2014
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (10/03/14)
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The Company:
Our Client is one of the world's largest energy companies with over 95,000 employees in 100 countries around the world, providing its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services and petrochemicals products for everyday items. Our Client's brand has grown to become recognised worldwide for quality gasoline, transport fuels, chemicals and alternative sources of energy such as wind, solar and biofuels.
Our Client is progressive, responsible, innovative and

The Role:
The Commissioning Manager has overall responsibility for plant commissioning, testing, and hand over of systems and equipment to the Operations team. The Commissioning Manager will work in a leadership role on the Project Management Team, owning the planning and implementation of site commissioning activities, following company Guidance On Certification (GOC), a commissioning turnover system. The Commissioning Manager will join the project at the define stage and follow through to completion of commissioning and start-up.

Key Accountabilities:

This position has accountability for safe delivery of commissioning and startup of the plant, to high performance standards for the company project.

•Safety behaviours and management performance to the highest standards, as member of Project Leadership Team.
•Participate in design reviews, HAZOPS, and similar processes to assure that consideration for a safe and successful Commissioning and Startup is imbedded in the design.
•Develop a Commissioning and Startup Philosophy and assure later that the EPC contractor turns that into detailed procedures
•Develop a system and subsystem breakdown and the procedures for turnover from Construction to Commissioning.
•Recruit and Contract an owners commissioning team and support contractors for the Commissioning and Startup effort.
•Interface with upstream projects to coordinate completion, commissioning and startup within the value chain
•Provision of the final Commissioning and hand over strategy
•Provision of the necessary administrative systems and control procedures for commissioning execution and hand over, inclusive of Start up manual.
•Commissioning and equipment testing (FAT) being executed according to programs and specifications.
•Act as engineering discipline representative in all matters regarding the implementation of commissioning requirements into the design.
•Evaluation of commissioning spares and maintenance requirements.
•Ensure that the Commissioning Department is adequately staffed at all times.
•Liaise and support Operations with respect to preparations for hand over and start up.
•Ensure that Operations personnel are adequately involved in the various equipment Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) as part of their training scheme

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The successful applicant should have extensive industry experience with lead commissioning roles in oil and gas facilities.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree or the equivalent UK Degree.
Advanced relevant work experience, preferable in the oil and gas industry.
Experience with diverse work forces in the developing world would be desirable

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