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Commissioning Manager

Date posted11/8/2014
Job TypeContract

Job Description

A Commissioning Manager with a strong pipeline background is required to join our client's Pigging Repair Project in Angola. This role will initially be based in their Houston office for a maximum of 8 weeks with transfer out to Angola for a minimum of 3 months.

Consultant Julie Standley
Email Julie.standley@occms.com
Phone +44 (0) 191 261 9577


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Mechanical Engineer

Date posted16/7/2014
Job TypeContract

Responsibilities will include

  • Work in accordance with the company's project department management system.
  • Provide technical assistance the development of the company's project department management system.
  • Remain abreast of legislative requirements.
  • Approval, checking and preparation of design/engineering documentation.
  • Develop and enhance processes and systems for wider use in the discipline.
  • Ensure work is carried out in accordance with relevant Codes, Standards and Procedures.
  • Provide input to cost estimates and execution plans.
  • Ensure delivery of all aspects of discipline design, specification and procurement of the project to cost, schedule and quality criteria.
  • Ensure technical integrity of all discipline deliverables on the project.
  • Plan and maintain the discipline progress of the project.
  • Report periodically progress status to the line and function reporting lines.
  • Ensure all interfaces to other disciplines are clearly defined and correctly engineered.
  • Maintain and develop current awareness of relevant engineering technology & codes and standards.
  • Liaise with other disciplines, departments, project personnel and contractors.
  • Ensure the Equipment Packages and Material Handling comply with local authority rules and regulations.
  • Follow up (as Company representative) Mechanical and multidiscipline packages.
  • Participate in project and review meetings.
  • Prepare for and maintain an overview at equipment FATs.
  • Participate in mechanical completion and commissioning activities on and offshore
  • Give design clarifications and advise on engineering queries / change proposals raised during completion.
  • Review and comment on contractors / sub-contractors spares and special tools recommendations.
  • Witness factory acceptance test and performance test of equipment, when required.
  • Support and assist the Project Manager and the project completions team in the preparation and updating of commissioning and operating procedures manuals.
  • Develop start-up procedures in conjunction with the commissioning and operations teams
Consultant Julie Standley
Email Julie.standley@occms.com
  +44 (0) 191 261 9577


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Instrument Commissioning Technicians

Date posted16/7/2014
Job TypeContract

Major Oil and Gas operating company require Instrument Commissioning Technicians for an offshore commissioning project in the north sea.

Candidates must ideally have current offshore certification.

Duration will be circa 3 months and the day rate is currently negotiable

Consultant Julie Standley
Email Julie.standley@occms.com
Phone +44 (0) 191 261 9577


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Senior Completions Engineer

Date posted3/7/2014
Job TypePermanent

Responsibilities will include:

  • Accountable for assessment of concepts and conducts detailed design of all aspects of completions
  • Take lead role in taking the selected design through to successful completion operations
  • Work together with asset team to deliver optimised solutions
  • Evaluate/recommend technology, equipment, amterials and services pertaining to well completion and well intervention operations including personnel competency
  • Coordinate the preparation of well completion equipment as necessary at supplier locations and ensure design criteria and delivery requirements are met
  • Preparation of completion documentation from concept through to design and AFE with particular emphasis on key disk identification and contingency plans
  • Prepare detailed programmes and conduct peer reviews and risk assessments for the planned activities to bring about safe and efficient operations
  • Provide onshore technical support during well activity


  • Essential
  • Strong project management skills
  • Experiuence in working on platforms and subsea environments
  • Demonstrable skills in designing, enigneering and planning completions
  • Understands risks identification with mitigation plans
  • Experience of design and installation of sand control completions in subsea environments
  • Deliver high quality work on time to allow informed decision making


  • Essential
  • Degree
  • Current offshore survival certificates and medical
  • Well control certificate
Consultant Julie Standley
Email Julie.standley@occms.com
Phone +44 (0) 191 261 9577


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Electrical Engineer

LocationSouth Korea
Date posted3/7/2014
Job TypeContract

Job Description

Be a key member of the Offshore or offshore facilities Start-up and operations team leading up to and during start-up and be responsible for activities highlighted below.

  • Provide timely and accurate information on Electrical equipment issues that may impact CSU and participate in the relevant CSU progress meetings where requested.
  • Analysis and review of existing Project Completions Dossiers and system reports relating to the commissioning and start up scope.
  • Verify that all Electrical equipment hardware systems are commissioned, handed over and accepted in a timely manner, ensuring quality and completion of handover dossiers and agreed punch lists.
  • Provide guidance and support to the Offshore Operations team members on systems acceptance activities of rotating equipment.
  • Assist in the preparation of Pre-Ownership punch lists for each block of systems
  • Assist in the review and close out of any Punch List items
  • Assist in the review and close out of Site Queries
  • Assist in the review and close out of Technical Verification lists
  • Working closely with Project and Operations discipline personnel across the assets to identify the scope and interface requirements for each of the commissioning and start up milestones
  • Become fully familiar with their relevant asset start up manual and provide discipline support during the hydrocarbon facility start-up

Skills & Experience

  • Engineering Degree or Higher Electrical qualification
  • Seasoned technical or operations professionals with a technical background in either of production/maintenance operations, asset management and/or project supervision (e.g. commissioning) with demonstrable experience in the areas of interest for the job.
  • Exposure to both Offshore and Offshore operations and/or project start-up experience. In addition, experience in working in harsh geographical and /or technical environments (e.g. temperature extremes, high pressure reservoirs) would be beneficial.
  • Regulatory and procedural materials for mechanical equipment systems
  • Mechanical equipment of production facilities and applicable maintenance rules;
  • Design, operating principle and specifications of rotating equipment;
  • Typical failure modes and troubleshooting procedures; root cause analysis (RCA) basics
  • Knowledge of Mechanical engineering;
  • Mechanical equipment installation, adjustment, modification and repair methods;
  • IT/SAP PM systems, as it applies to the requirements of the position;
  • Good communication skill
  • Proactive approach to the decision making process
Consultant Julie Standley
Email Julie.standley@occms.com
Phone +44 (0) 191 261 9577


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