Rotating Equipment Engineer


Job description

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

* Provides support to the Operations team in the day to day running of the platform(s) and resolution of key package equipment integrity and operational issues.
* Effective management of all rotating package equipment reliability threats.
* Conduct and guide root cause investigations into rotating equipment package failures.
* Steer equipment troubleshooting and repair efforts, with multi discipline teams.
* Identify and implement system improvements opportunities.
* Manages 3rd party support contracts as required.
* Assesses performance and condition monitoring results, ensuring appropriate follow up.
* Supports the asset(s) in management of the medium-term reliability of equipment through ‘look ahead’ planning and seek for recommendations relating to strategic facilities improvements.
* Makes routine visits offshore to ensure package equipment reliability issues and operational constraints are understood

Experience & Qualifications:
* Degree or equivalent professional qualification in relevant engineering discipline and significant experience working with rotating equipment packages offshore.
* Current Offshore Medical and Survival Certificate
* Chartered Engineer status with an appropriate engineering council registered body
* Significant experience in offshore operations and maintenance delivery, knowledge of rotating equipment packages, with a high level of knowledge of UK offshore operations and infrastructure.
* Experienced in the use of Computerised Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) – MAXIMO.
* Understanding of key legislation and regulatory framework applicable to UKCS offshore regime with knowledge of major accident hazards, performance standards, assurance, and verification activities.
* Good knowledge of other discipline functions e.g., Inspection, Integrity, Instrument and Control, Electrical.
* Sound knowledge of hazard identification and risk assessment techniques and management of change processes and tools.
* Proficient in Root Cause Analysis Techniques.
* Experience in the management of vendor services contracts.
* Significant experience with ancillary systems within OEM packages for Gas Turbines, Gas compressors and Pumps.
* Proactively shares best practices and knowledge.
* Proven ability to plan and manage resources to deliver results.
* Computer literate with high level of competence in the use of Microsoft Office packages.
* Excellent communication skills.
* Proven ability to develop highly effective working relationships.
* Willingness to travel offshore in regular basis.
* Rotating Equipment Technical Authority
* Operations teams – onshore and offshore
* Maintenance Team
* Engineering/Technical teams
* HSSEQ team
* Packages OEM
* Key maintenance contractors/ service providers

Contract 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: TR/062330.

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