Maintenance Engineer Static Equipment

Newfoundland and Labrador

Maintenance Engineer - Static Equipment


Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide day to day Asset Integrity Support (piping, valves, and pressure vessels) for engineering and maintenance related tasks based on priorities assigned by maintenance engineering lead,
  • Support onshore operations, including technical advice, procedure development, and leadership where required for onshore repairs, major failures, and planning of major offshore repairs,
  • Support campaign maintenance planning and preparation activities through detailed work definition and respond to requests for engineering support related to stationary pressure equipment,
  • Resolve urgent technical queries (TQ's) within the maintenance engineering team,
  • Specify temporary repairs for piping and pressure vessels and capture technical justification within a TQ response,
  • Review and stamp all piping drawings created in-house,
  • Ensure adherence to the management of change (MOC) policies and procedures.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and professional engineering designation,
  • Minimum 10 years related experience in the petro-chemical/oil and gas business with desired experience in fixed and floating production systems, topsides facilities and offshore operations support,
  • In-depth knowledge of ASME B31.3, along with familiarity with ASME Section VIII Div. 1 and Div. 2,
  • Working knowledge of ASME PCC-1, PCC-2, API 510, API 570 & API 579,
  • Knowledge and experience in environmental, safety and loss prevention process and practices,
  • Familiarity with surface protection products, NDE techniques and applications,
  • Knowledge of Transport Canada Regulations and Lloyd's Register ship rules,
  • Computer fluent in MS/Office and experience with SAP,
  • Ability to integrate into a diverse team of individuals.


  • Excellent organization and communication skills, and ability to work in a team environment,
  • Strong sense of ownership, with demonstrated interpersonal and analytical skills,
  • Understand complex processes and strive to develop and implement continuous improvement and creative process enhancements.

Work Conditions:

  • Work will be out of the St. John's office location, with possibility of trips to the FPSO located in Bull Arm, NL,
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday, with potential of extended work hours during the turnaround and other project work,
  • This position is safety sensitive

About Petroplan

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