Sr. Facilities Start-up Engineer - Greenfield Project

Posted 04 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineOil and Gas RecruitmentPermanent Recruitment
Contact NameEwan Melling

Job description

Great opportunity for a Sr. Facilities Project Engineer to work for a reputable E&P Company on a major Greenfield offshore project.

This role will provide Facilities Project Engineering input to the Commissioning & Start-up plans developed by the project, ensuring readiness for start-up and co-ordinates assigned work scopes required to bring the facilities into operations safely.


Provide engineering support for project team with particular focus on the facilities engineering, permitting and environmental technical engineering activities;

  • Review Contractors Deliverables (as assigned and as applicable) and provide feedback/comments against the relevant project specifications and regulatory requirements.

  • Supporting the delivery of discrete work packages/resolving technical issues assigned by the Facilities & Start-up Manager

  • Co-ordinates ad-hoc engineering support required by the delivery lines in support of their activities

  • Responsible for developing technical study scopes and managing 3rd party consultants as required during the project execute phase

  • Development and administration of tender scopes of the work and packages as assigned within Engineering and Quality function.

  • Support the transition of the project into Operations and ensures required documentation is available

  • Provide input to the Commissioning & Start-up plans developed by the project

  • Assist the Facilities & Start-up Manager in ensuring readiness for start-up

Required Experience:

After extensive discipline experience the successful candidate will have demonstrated broader whole of project focus and increasing responsibilities in engineering, commissioning and start-up of facilities. Demonstratable track record integrating multiple work streams. Process Engineering background preferred.

  • Chartered Engineer by recognised industry body (desirable)

  • Minimum of 8 years experience in the offshore oil and gas industry

  • Previous experience on large greenfield project in an Operator role preferred

  • Fully conversant with regards to discipline technical knowledge.

  • Experience working across various project phases including design, construction, installation and commissioning

  • Expert knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of engineering methodologies, software systems, and design practices as they relate to Detail Design, Construction, Commissioning, and plant Start-up,

  • Expert awareness of international codes and standards

  • Experience of working with multi-national and multi-cultural project teams is strongly preferred

  • Hands-on experience in dealing with technical issues and providing solutions (with limited oversight)

This is an expat opportunity with a great package availabe for the right candidate, based in Bucharest until 2027.

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