Senior Mechanical Rotating Engineer

Posted 05 June 2024
Salary NEG
Job type Permanent
DisciplineOil and Gas RecruitmentEnergy Recruitment
Contact NameLachlan Nicholson

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Senior Mechanical Rotating Engineer, based in Aberdeen.

* Provide frontline engineering support to the company's operated assets to ensure safe (personnel safety and MAH prevention), reliable and efficient operation of rotating equipment.
* Ensure Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work
* Deliver facility maintenance plans/programs to ensure cost effective operation and asset integrity throughout facility lifetime.
* Participation in and where required delivery of emissions reduction actions plans for rotating equipment
* Responsible for continuously challenging technical solutions, engineering performance and cost of modification projects.
* Identify and raise Technical Queries where engineering support is required to resolve more complex technical issues.
* Work preparation in support of preventive maintenance program execution, including detailed work packages, materiel delivery and specialist vendor support.
* Responsible for rotating equipment performance including spare part management and warranty follow up.
* Provide plans to manage obsolete rotating equipment so that it does not impact safety or business performance.
* Utilise condition monitoring and reliability tools to monitor equipment health and performance, troubleshoot and diagnose issues and improve reliability of rotating equipment systems.
* Leads investigation teams to solve recurring rotating equipment failures.
* Provides leadership and decision-making skills during turnarounds and unplanned equipment outages regarding recovery solutions.
* Adhere to contract management processes and ensure vendor delivery is robustly managed for any assigned contracts.
* Provides technical expertise and support to project development.
* Provide input and support to long term facility modification & maintenance plans/programs to ensure cost effective operation and asset integrity throughout facility lifetime.
* Responsible to provide budget input/scope for maintenance and modifications.
* Develops cost justification for reliability improvement projects.
* Demonstrate appreciation of commercial and technical risks, managing these appropriately within own work and highlighting any significant issues to relevant line manager
* Influences and collaborates with the asset leadership teams and all other relevant stakeholders
* Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in your field of expertise
* Any other reasonable duty as per instruction by your manager

Experience & Qualifications:
* Educated to engineering degree level or satisfactory equivalent e.g. HND/HNC plus preferable qualifications/experience and/or vocational certificates
* Chartered Engineer Status and Corporate Member of a professional body preferred.
* Understanding of processes required to meet HSE objectives. Fully conversant with UK regulatory environment
* Extensive experience with industrial and aero-derivative gas turbines, centrifugal compressors, centrifugal pumps,gearboxes, shaft/coupling systems, Dry gas seals, and associated package equipment and controls and interfacing systems within the oil and gas or Petro-chemical industry.
* Specific knowledge in LM2500, LM5000, Solar Mars, SGT200 packages preferred Experience with diesel engines and reciprocating pumps preferred
* Self-driven. Strong personal leadership and drive toward teamwork. Ability to perform effectively within a strong peer group and to drive toward optimal business solutions
* Good communicating, influencing, negotiating and networking skills. Builds excellent relationships. Respected internally and externally
* Awareness of and experience in working to UK safety case and regulations.

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference: PR/072180.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.