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Electrical Engineer
Negotiable
16 May 2018


Our client, a mid sized Operator within the Oil & Gas Industry, has a requirement for an experienced Engineering Manager with a focus on Petro-Chem / LNG Projects.
The role will be initially based near Houston, TX.

Job Overview

The Electrical Engineer will be an integral part of the Maintenance and Reliability Team and required to perform maintenance and troubleshooting activities on the operational facility.
The Electrical Engineer will work under the direction of the Maintenance Manager to ensure the safe and reliable operations of the equipment in the terminal. The complexity of the electrical power systems in both the LQF and PTF plants requires the availability of high level technical expertise on short notice to understand unfolding events, explain them to Operations and to maintenance personnel; and to supervise repairs and restarting problematic electrical equipment.

Roles/Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all static electrical equipment reliability - high voltage experience is a plus
  • Learn operations of all facility processes and equipment
  • Assist facility personnel with operational and maintenance problems
  • Perform advanced equipment troubleshooting
  • Evaluates electrical and electromechanical systems and products by designing and conducting research programs and can apply principles of electrical engineering
  • Confirms system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods and testing properties
  • Develops electrical and electromechanical products by studying customer requirements
  • Researches and tests manufacturing and assembly methods and materials
  • Confirms fabrication, assembly, and installation processes
  • Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services
  • Completes projects by training and guiding technicians
  • Insure all regulatory requirements are met, regarding maintenance activities for electrical equipment
  • Good analytical problem solving skills, including root cause analysis
  • Assist in creating, updating, and maintaining Maintenance Procedures for electrical equipment


Experience / Education

  • BS in Electrical Engineering
  • 10 years experience in plant reliability engineering
  • 5-7 years experience in planned and unplanned maintenance scheduling
  • Knowledge and experience working with electrical harmonics, harmonic filters, and non-linear loads, High Voltage and Medium Voltage electrical power systems
  • Knowledge and experience in the application and programming of protective relays, with focus on Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories equipment, illumination, methods, luminary types, & calculations, grounding, ground potential rise, & static bonding and the National Electrical Code
  • Familiarity with NFPA 70E, Safety in Design, and Safety in the field
  • Control Engineering with production planning, and job knowledge
  • Ability to develop and lead the MOC process
  • Strong general consulting and planning skills
  • Experience in reading and understanding P&ID & PFD drawings and Instrument & Electrical drawings
  • Understanding of Vendor/Equipment supplied data sheets

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Bunker Trader (Marine Fuel) - London
48000 - £72000 per annum
14 May 2018

Petroplan are looking for a experienced Bunker Trader to work for one of the World's largest value added resellers of marine fuels.


Job Description:

Bunker Trading:

* Lead Sales to achieve company goals
* Work closely with Physical Suppliers/Vessels Owners/Operators to meet demand/sales volumes.
* Optimize Sales volume with price, primarily earning margin, and set price targets on daily basis.
* Creating daily trading strategies depending on the market structure and expectations
* Negotiate contracts with term/spot customers.
* Make Sales analysis, reports, and projections.
* Supporting and expanding our Bunker sales activities by developing a profitable customer platform
* Daily customer contact expected, both on an operational and on a strategic level
* Developing and expanding the team's customer relations
* Investigating and exploring new business opportunities in the market
* Participate in major industry events.
* Travel and meet customers to develop and strengthen customer relationship.


Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 4 years' working experience in bunker trading
  • Strong knowledge of sales in marine fuel
  • Knowledge of the local UAE ports and the physical supply chain
  • Willing to travel and meet clients to develop and strengthen customer relationship

In return the client can offer a healthy base salary as well as a competitive comission structure.

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Electrical Technical Authority
Negotiable
17 April 2018

We are looking for an Electrical Technical Authority for a large oil a gas client in Switzerland. The role will be to guide the project through pre-commissioning, commissioning and operations. The Electrical specialist shall provide oversight for contracts with vendors/suppliers of back-up electrical power generation/distribution units and associated systems.

Role:

  • Assuring that all Electrical activities during the pre-commissioning, commissioning and operations readiness phases through to steady state operations and beyond meet company requirements
  • Act as the Technical Authority for all electrical facilities including but not limited to Grid Connections (20kV or 15 kV), Overhead Power lines, Medium and Low Voltage Switchgear, transformers, 400V AC Systems (main power); UPS (230V Single Phase, 110V DC & 24V DC), earthing & lightning protection, diesel generators, emergency lighting and electrical connections to all process equipment
  • Review project documentation including SLD's, electrical load lists, specifications, cable drawings, load calculations, HAZIDs, HAZOPs. Ensure full and adequate documentation is available and of the requisite standard prior to entering operations
  • Review the EPC Contractor's site electrical pre-commissioning, commissioning and testing procedures ensuring that they fulfil the Project's quality and performance needs. In accordance with the project schedule, inspect, verify and witness Contractor and Vendor activities as necessary. Highlight any areas of concern
  • Participate in Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) and Site Acceptance Tests (SAT) of all Electrical equipment as required
  • Oversee the development of Operations phase electrical safety test procedures. Ensure that test procedures are validated, achievable and accurately reflected in site procedures and work instructions
  • Support the development and award of long term power supply agreements. Provisionally assume the role of Company Contract Owner and provide oversight to the country teams in the management of the contract
  • Develop, implement and manage the key quality and integrity processes required to ensure that the Electrical systems are maintained and operated safely to support the company's production availability and throughput targets.
  • Provides electrical power control and distribution system conformance assurance
  • Contribute to the hierarchy and taxonomy of electrical equipment in the Maintenance Master Equipment List. Sign off electrical maintenance strategies
  • Support the definition of annual and multi-year inspection, testing and maintenance plans for the asset electrical systems.
  • Contribute to the asset warehousing, inventory, sparing, and logistics strategies for electrical equipment
  • Oversight responsibility for ensuring all electrical equipment located in hazardous areas have correct 'ex' rating for the correct hazardous zone and are installed and maintained in accordance with current procedures and standards.
  • Technical reviewer and authoriser for safety critical deferrals for electrical equipment
  • Audit the quality of electrical work carried out by the contractor
  • Define Safe Electrical Isolation practices to be incorporated in Company Procedures and the Permit to Work Systems
  • Sign off complex electrical isolation method statements where required
  • Technical reviewer and authoriser in management of change activities, ensuring that the electrical equipment within technical remit is not compromised by physical, procedural or organisational changes
  • Champion the effective deployment of new technologies including thermography
  • Provide support to peer Technical Authorities in assessing the performance of transformer rectifiers, CP Systems, Control Systems and Rotating Equipment
  • Work closely with asset O&M engineers, instrumentation and control technicians, electrical technicians and power generation/distribution systems manufacturers to maximise equipment reliability and availability

Experience Required:

  • 10-12 years' supervisory/frontline Electrical Power Generation and Distribution Good understanding of electrical safety, safe systems of work, electrical isolation control methods and job safety analysis
  • Experience of performing a technical authority role or equivalent
  • Recent and relevant experience in refinery/petrochemicals/energy industries in specifying, selecting, testing and handling design issues of Electrical systems in high value projects.
  • Extensive experience in leadership or supervisory role for medium voltage power generation, and distribution systems
  • Extensive experience of managing the maintenance of Hazardous area equipment, familiar with ATEX requirements

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Bunker Trader - Greece
Negotiable
09 April 2018


Our client, one of the world's largest value-added resellers and physical suppliers of marine fuels and petroleum products and services has recently announced an exciting new opportunity for fulltime Bunker Trader (Marine Fuel) based in their Greece office. The right candidate will have the opportunity to develop their career to its full potential with the support of the Greece team along with the Group's extensive resource base and global reach.

Responsibilities include:

  • Solicit and actively seek new enquiries from new and existing customers
  • Obtain quotations for bunkers enquiries and negotiate with customer
  • Assist in maintaining up to date information on bunker prices, movements and availabilities
  • Resolve any queries/discrepancies following Group Policies & Procedures
  • Maintain communication with Team on all developments of new and existing customers



Skills/Qualifications:

  • Proactive Team Player with good attention to detail and great communication skills
  • College level education
  • Diligent and driven characteristics
  • 1-3 year previous commercial experience within the marine industry is advantageous
  • Additional language skills are advantageous but not essential



In return we offer:

  • Training as part of a career path
  • Good remuneration and benefits package to be discussed upon interview
  • International and challenging career

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Nuclear Instrumentation Electrical Engineer
Negotiable
22 February 2018

Nuclear Instrumentation Electrical Engineer

Location: Houston, TX

Our client is a Norwegian headquartered, dynamic oil and gas service organization, who is looking to expand their Houston based team by bringing on an experienced Electrical Engineer.

Nuclear Instrumentation Electrical Engineer Job Description:

  • Key responsibilities for this position would include: designing and simulations of their new oil well tool.
  • Responsible providing expertise in Analog, Digital Electronics and Signal Processing
  • Review various concepts and requirements of existing technology and tools and how they integrate with new tools being designed
  • Follow various developmental process and proper database documentation
  • Tools that they are designing, include: high voltage generators, X-Ray tubes, radiation detectors, heavy formation blocks and casing sections.

Nuclear Instrumentation Electrical Engineer Job Requirements:

  • Must have no less than a Masters' Degree in Electrical Engineer or equivalent
  • Must have no less than 5 years' of experience
  • Proficient in Electrical Engineering tools
  • Oil and Gas industry experience is required
  • Knowledge of well-logging tools is strongly preferred

Nuclear Instrumentation Electrical Engineer Benefits:

  • An exceptional salary and benefits package
  • The opportunity to play in key part in the growth of a dynamic organization

Please be aware that for the position of Nuclear Instrumentation Electrical Engineer:

  • Local to Houston candidates are strongly preferred
  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the US for any employer, as sponsorship will not be provided.

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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