Commissioning Lead

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1190349

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added June 15, 2023

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Facilities Commissioning Lead to join our team and assist the Facilities Delivery Manager in the implementation of the Waitsia Gas Plant and Gathering System (WGP). As a part of the MEPAU team, you will play a key role in ensuring the safe and successful delivery of the project.

Role Specifics:

  • Provide leadership in Health, Safety, and Quality for the WGP scope.
  • Assist in delivering the WGP in compliance with required quality standards, on schedule, within budget, and meeting specified performance guarantees.
  • Take the lead in Completion and Commissioning activities, both on a day-to-day basis and in terms of medium to long-term strategy.
  • Implement contracting strategies and support management in the execution of the EPC contract.
  • Ensure the WGP meets MEPAU's internal requirements.
  • Lead MEPAU's commissioning activities, as required by the Stage 2 team.
  • Maintain MEPAU's oversight and coordination of the EPC Contractor's Completion and Commissioning activities.
  • Analyze and monitor the EPC Contractor's plans, documents, and systems related to Completion and Commissioning.
  • Focus on ensuring the Mechanical Completion requirements are met by the EPC Contractor for a seamless transition to Commissioning and Operations.
  • Supervise the EPC Contractor to ensure adequate involvement of MEPAU Operations personnel in Pre-Commissioning and Commissioning activities.
  • Lead the safe and timely transfer of the WGP and Gathering System to the MEPAU Operations group and provide support afterward.
  • Work as a member of the MEPAU site-based team, understanding the structure of the EPC contract and the specific challenges of working on-site.

Position Details:

  • Position: Commissioning Lead
  • Location: Dongara (site-based)
  • Roster: 2x1 (2 weeks on, 1 week off)
  • Contract Duration: Approx. 10 months (ASAP start, end date: 30 April 2024)
  • Day Rate: $1,650.83 (inclusive of superannuation and site allowances)
  • Additional Allowances: $70 per night Living Away from Home Allowance during swings

Please note that the work hours may change to 12-hour days as we approach commissioning, and the site rates will be adjusted accordingly.

If you are a dedicated professional with a strong background in facilities commissioning, this is an excellent opportunity to contribute to a major project. Join our team and be part of our success story. Apply now by submitting your resume and position description attached

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