Mechanical Engineer

  • Location

    Aberdeen, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Oil and Gas

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum + Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Morson Grangemouth

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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 Ensure all maintenance activities are carried out in compliance with the clients Maintenance Philosophy, UK Safety, Environmental & Quality systems and other UK statutory legislation, British Standards and Codes of Practice

 Continually review effectiveness of working practices and systems to increase Reliability / Availability of discipline equipment

 Provide support on discipline maintenance and certification activities

 Ensure that all discipline activities are input into the CMMS (Computerised Maintenance Management System) and then related with the Integrated Activity Plan

 Ensure Cost Efficient management of vendor support - appropriately allocated to deliver value to the operation

Key Duties

Maintenance & Reliability

 Actively work to comply with Asset Preventive Master Plan to reduce and manage a minimal maintenance backlog

 Review and approval of Maintenance Change Requests as required

 Responsible for defining and reviewing the criticality of the discipline equipment

 Ensure that all discipline maintenance records and plant history are updated using CMMS

 Follow up the discipline equipment failure rate identifying the causes and taking actions to improve reliability

 Ensure that all purchase orders and spare parts replenishment is managed against a Work Order

 Periodic audit/review of maintenance activities and records to ensure process compliance and satisfactory quality completion

 Assure critical spares availability in the event of failure in critical production path in accordance with maintenance master plan

 Continuously review and manage equipment lifecycle and obsolescence

 Engaging and feeding improvement with strategies and procedure updates of the clients maintenance process

 Support the Asset team in PLE management including timely closeout of actions and in the production of 5-Why documentation in the immediate failures of equipment giving input into reliability reviews

 Participate in Onshore Root Cause Failure Analysis assessments in the wake of production critical and safety critical equipment failures

 Ensure all discipline Shutdown related activities are fully prepared with the correct materials in place and prioritised with the WO shutdown coding in the CMMS, ensuring maximum shutdown efficiency

Asset Operations, Risk and Budget

 Primary support for asset crisis events/equipment failures

 Provide maintenance discipline input to annual asset budget requirements

 Manage maintenance budget commitment assuring cost control and productivity

 Asset Focal Point for key discipline vendors, direct liaison and interface to drive timely reporting, repairs and product improvements

 Responsible for producing the risk register of the discipline equipment

 Promote technological innovations that can be economically exploited to improve safety or production performance for the clients facilities reliability


 Support the AFA process, providing maintenance technical input when needed

 Discuss with appropriate Technical Authority any issues that impact SECE's

HSSEQ & Legislation

 Carry out all work in accordance with the clients Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality systems

 Role model for safe and environmentally responsible behaviours

 Perform as discipline competent person appointed by appropriate Technical Authority