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Rotating Equipment Engineer

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Mechanical
  • Date posted: 23/04/2018
  • Job reference: VR/43640
This vacancy has now expired.
Our client now has an immediate requirement for a experienced rotating equipment engineer to join them on a 12 month contract position. This role is based in Aberdeen however quarterly trips to west Africa will be required.

Overall Job Purpose

Technically responsible for the Operation and Maintenance of rotating equipment onboard the FPSO.

Core responsibilities
Act as Technical Authority on rotating equipment on the FPSO
Provide support and advice to the offshore maintenance team for rotating equipment
Develop maintenance strategy for rotating equipment
Review maintenance system work instructions to ensure that the accurately reflect the maintenance activities that has to be carried
Updating maintenance work instructions when required.
Ensuring that rotating equipment is maintained to standards, Class, flag and coastal state regulations.
Ensuring that major services are schedule in the operational plan.
With suitable work instructions, spares availability and vendor support
Review machinery performance and identify areas to improve equipment reliability and minimise maintenance costs. Carry out engineering analysis on equipment with poor performance or failures.
Review vibration analysis, oil samples, condition monitor data and techniques.
Propose changes to maintenance and operational strategies to improve equipment performance.
Raise Management Of Change documentation document and formalise any engineering changes as required. Produce work packs for major work scopes and modifications as required.
Contribute to technical, safety and failure investigations

Educational and Experience requirements
BEng or HND/HNC in Relevant Engineering discipline
Extensive experience as a Rotating Equipment Engineer in an operational environment
Experience of Ariel reciprocating gas compressors and SOLAR gas turbines.
Extensive experience of Computer based Maintenance systems, in particular AMOS.
Extensive experience of Condition Based Maintenance strategies and technology associated with rotating equipment Onshore & Offshore experience including FPSO operations Oil & Gas UK Medical certificate Combined Survival/Fire-fighting/HUET Minimum Industry Safety Training (MIST)
Experience on arial reciprocating gas compressors