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  • Job reference: RMS0126063

Electrical Engineer offshore

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Kazakhstan
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 04/06/2013
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our client is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with around 93,000 employees in more than 90 countries and territories. Their innovative approach ensures they are ready to help tackle the challenges of the new energy future.

The Role:
To provide specialised expertise within the Offshore Team, promote and co-ordinate activities related to oil & gas electrical maintenance and operations activities on field equipment, proactively identifying and resolving problems and minimising downtime, in a safe manner, preparation of maintenance / inspection plan and spare parts selection.

Kazakhstan Offshore based at D-Island on a 28/28 rotational basis and work at remote Islands

Accountabilities and Responsibilities:
The job holder is responsible for:
• Coordinate engineers reporting to him during site field visits; (Company Electrical codes &standards);
• Review Operability and Maintainability of the facilities;
• Carry out assigned routine, preventative and breakdown Electrical maintenance activities according to the relevant Company and Statutory safety requirements are adhered to in all Maintenance activities;
• Carry out routine trip testing of Electrical Safety systems on site, interpret the data and report abnormalities;
• Advise completion of work to the Maintenance Planning Section to maintain the equipment record in CMMS;
• Compiling, completing and submitting of necessary reports and documents regarding Electrical maintenance;
• Accept/Issue Electrical Work Certificates for himself and co-workers and ensure work is carried out within the Company Permit to Work System.
• Ensure work permits are completed accurately with adequate risk assessment and that all safety precautions are followed prior to any work intervention on the facilities;
• Assist in the preparation and follow up of the preservation programme;
• Assist, as required, in emergency response situations that may arise on the plant.
• Ensure that all Electrical maintenance activities, developed for the offshore installation’s are carried out in a safe manner, with the best working practise and in respect with scheduling programs;
• Contribute to prepare/review maintenance strategies, procedures and plans;
• Promote and assure the continuous improvement of the maintenance process following the field feedback;
• Give support to work preparation, planning and scheduling activities, including Campaign Maintenance;
• Following-up and controlling the testing of new/modified equipment, systems and machinery;
• Technically accountable for Electrical systems and Control under his area of responsibility;
• Identifying materials, tools and spare part requirements needed to carry out the activities, maintain stock levels;
• Ensuring the provision of adequate resources to carry out activities e.g. special tools and materials for the technicians and/or additional specialist maintenance support;
• Participation to Integrated Commissioning and Acceptance Team (ICAT) and Start-Up activities;

HSE Responsibilities:
• Demonstrate a commitment to HSE through the personal application of safety critical behaviours:
• Compliance with Republic of Kazakhstan Statutory HSE Regulations, Codes and Standards;
• Applying Agip KCO HSE & SD Policies & Management System;
• Supporting/ Participating in Emergency Drills and Exercises as required;
• Reporting all Accidents/ Incidents and Unsafe Acts/ Conditions in a timely manner.
• Fully comply and keep up to date all required HSE certification

Main Interfaces:
• The Offshore Maintenance and Engineering team
• Production, other Maintenance and Engineering disciplines, as required
• Hook-up, Commissioning and Start-Up team
• Regulatory Authority, as required
• Maintenance Contractors and Vendor specialists

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Higher Education Diploma/ Degree qualification in Electrical engineering.
• Successful completion of recognised Electrical Apprenticeship in Oil and Gas Industry
• Minimum 7- 10 years experience in Electrical Operations and Maintenance activities in upstream Offshore Oil and Gas Industry to have included:
- Knowledge and skills of preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance techniques;
- Experience on Offshore electromechanical device, power electronic systems, automatic controls, protection and measuring systems, shut down equipments, direct and alternate drivers;
- Experience in high voltage power distribution network, design and laying of electrical wires;
- Experience in advanced diagnostic on electrical devices and apparatus;
- High and Low Voltage switching operations;
- Management of contractors and vendors;
- Experience on Ex inspection and maintenance procedures.

• Significant experience in Oil & Gas plants Design and Operation;
• Knowledge of local and i

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Previous experience in Caspian Area would be beneficial.
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