Prime International Mast A

Vacancy detail

Oil, Gas and Petro

Rotating Equipment Engineer (Degree )


Ref: 980

Long term opportunity.
Day rate (NEG) contract based on 5 x 8 hours a day (tax free)
Full family status / single or accompanied available
Generous living allowances for full family status.

Single status will be 4 month rotations.


Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from an internationally recognised University. A Chartered Engineer status or membership with another Professional Institution is preferred.

A minimum of 15 years of relevant experience in Oil & Gas industry with an Oil & Gas Company or reputed Consultancy/Contractor in the areas of design and selection of Rotating Equipment (pumps, compressors, gas turbines, variable speed drive systems, turbo-machinery packages, expander compressors etc). The candidate shall have adequate exposure in developing and endorsing machinery selection/application and sizing studies for major rotating equipment such as compressors and pumps with large prime movers-gas turbines and motors. Experienced in FAT, SAT, pre-commissioning / commissioning / Start-up /Operation Support and trouble shooting. Must possess excellent written and oral English language and reporting skills.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
• Provide technical expertise/service to the Project in for development of design for rotating equipment packages for highly sour offshore facilities with special attention to FEED, Detailed Design and in EPIC Execution stage.
• Develop and endorse machinery selection reports, application and sizing studies and select best techno-commercial solutions to ensure designs are optimal, safe, cost effective and in compliance with the latest Codes, Standards, National and QP Corporate requirements and Procedures.
• Lead machinery material handling and lifting studies
• Support FEED execution and procurement of Long Lead Items, review and provide input to Technical deviations, support tendering activities (including tendering preparation, pre-qualification, bid evaluation and award) for FEED and EPIC contracts.
• Review detailed design specifications and drawings submitted by Contractors and Consulting Engineers for compliance with Design Basis, Specifications, Codes, Standards and Industry Practices.
• Undertake various Rotating equipment package design, selection/application and sizing studies, as well as studies for existing facilities revamp/upgrade as necessary.
• Provide rotating equipment technical support to Project in various phases of the Project lifecycle i.e. Study, SOW preparation, Pre-award evaluations, Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Commissioning and Start-up phases.
• Ensure full life cycle costs are taken into consideration during the decision- making process for design. Carry out in-house Mechanical design related to optimization and selection studies, prepare data sheets and specifications for Rotating Equipment.