Mechanical Commissioning Lead

18 April 2018


Our client, a Major Operator within the Oil & Gas Industry, has the need for an experienced Mechanical Commissioning Lead for a long term contract role based in Houston, TX.

Job Overview:

Will be responsible for the Mechanical Commissioning, planning and execution of the related commissioning activities to safely and efficiently inspect, test and document the plant systems and components are "Ready For Operation".

  • Manage the daily activities of the Mechanical Commissioning Group
  • Develop the system / sub-system definitions and boundaries of the Mechanical and Piping systems
  • Manage validation of the Mechanical Engineering lists / data to enable accurate equipment tagging and loading of the Commissioning Management System (CMS) database
  • Assists with the development of the commissioning schedule and budget

Experience / Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 10 years experience as a Mechanical Commissioning Superintendent / Supervisor within the oil and gas industry
  • 10 years experience with the installation, commissioning and start up of rotating and static equipment
  • 10 years experience within the oil and gas industry with emphasis on drilling systems
  • 10 years experience within the oil and gas industry with emphasis on production systems
  • Able to read and understand P&ID's, PFD's, and SLD's
  • Able to use Navisworks to view and interrogate the Topsides 3D Model

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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