Electrical Engineer

Rome, Italy

Job Reference 1236430

Location Rome, Italy

Industry Petrochemicals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added December 22, 2023

Vacancy Overview

Airswift has been tasked by one of our major Oil and Gas clients to seek an Electrical Engineer to work in their facilities located in Rome, Italy.

  • Location: Rome, Italy
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • End Date: 31 December 2025
  • Eligibility: European Union Citizens

A mixed feed cracker capable of processing different grades of low-cost feedstocks and producing 1.8 million tons of ethylene per year; two polyethylene lines, each with a capacity of 500,000 tons per year; and Units for extracting butadiene, aromatics and producing high value-added derivatives.
Job Purpose
The purpose of the Electrical Engineer is to guarantee the compliance from the Contractor within the following subjects:
  • The Scope of Work
  • The client and International applicable standards
  • The Quality of the Engineering Design
  • Optimization of Electrical Project Design to optimize the Operational cost & Maintenance cost
  • The Appropriate equipment manufacturing
  • The Project Engineering and Purchasing Schedule

Key Responsibilities and Duties
  • Review design packages for electrical systems and equipment (i.e. Power & Distribution Transformers, motors, generators, High voltage/low voltage switchgear/Motor Control Center (MCC), distribution network, control equipment, power outlets etc.) including drawings, datasheets, detail scope of work, calculations, Bill of Material / Quantity and preliminary cost estimates, Hazardous Area Classification and System Study.
  • Prepare the Project Design Basis Document as per the project scope.
  • Prepare the entire project load lists based on the project scope. 
  • Produce technical reports for the scope of work, and technical specifications for specific electrical equipment
  • Manage the electrical activities of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors during the Front-End Engineering Development (FEED) and design phase.
  • Coordinate with Project managers to finalize the Electrical Engineering scope for the entire project / package.
  • Carry out analysis of major equipment selected in the design package.
  • Review and respond to technical and site queries.
  • Support and attend the equipment “Factory Acceptance Tests” (FAT).
  • Experience in project execution in accordance with the client and Worldwide industrial standards.
  • Monitor and review in coordination with the client PMT the performance and work quality of the contractor.
  • Ensure that the design work by contractor is in accordance with design standards, applicable codes/regulations, and acceptable work practice.
  • Assist the Project Managers and Project Engineers in evaluating Material Requisitions (MR), Technical Bid Evaluation (TBE) and Award Recommendation (AR) provided by Contractor and able to perform Procurement support.
  • Review and evaluate Change Orders to ensure full compliance with standards and that costs are in line with project budget.
  • Work closely with Engineering Teams during the project to ensure facility integrity in terms of HSE.
  • Provide technical assurance for electrical discipline deliverables for projects.
  • Prepare approvals of the electrical engineering packages prior to being issued for construction.
  • Lead and recommend new improvement solutions for installations or modifications to improve existing facilities and standards.

Educational & Technical Requirements:
  • 10 -15 years of experience in design, engineering and construction (Client’s experience is preferable)
  • Bachelor’s degree within the Electrical Engineering field or a BA in Science with a focus in Electrical Engineering 
  • Certified Engineer desirable
  • Engineer must be familiar with NEC, IEEE/ANSI, IEC and other International electrical standards, best practices and value practices
  • Be fully familiar with analogue and Digital Control Systems including Power System Automation (PSA), DCS, PLC and SCADA controls
  • Thorough knowledge of the English language is required to perform the necessary analysis and studies in depth, make professional presentations and keep up with technical advancements
  • Have experience with Electrical Transient Analysis Program (ETAP) or similar software and all Microsoft office.

If you are interested and think you have the right profile, please apply!
Consultant: Rachel Marques at rachel.marques@airswift.com

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