Maintenance and Planning Engineer

Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Job Reference 1242050

Location Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Industry Oil & Gas - FPSO

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 18, 2024

Airswift is seeking a Maintenance and Planning Engineer to work on a Contractor position in Rio de Janeiro with an Oil and Gas Company.
This professional will plan, control and monitor the execution of activities related to lifting gear inspections, with a focus on planning and preventive maintenance, related to Onshore and Offshore scopes, ensuring compliance with safety standards and relevant regulations.
Ensure the planning and fulfillment of the schedule for the execution of planned inspection activities on lifting system equipment, onshore and offshore.
Responsible for planning and controlling the onshore certification of Lifting Gear Containers, as well as their internal accessories (hoists, wire ropes, chains, hooks and accessories), meeting a schedule of operational demands to prevent the certification date from expiring, in accordance with legal and regulatory requirements.
Assisting in the development and implementation of preventive maintenance plans for lifting gear, ensuring the safe and efficient operation of the equipment.
Plan and monitor Lifting Gear preventive maintenance plans, ensuring that activities are mapped out, making sure to carry out the scope of work assigned to the activities, using the Work Order in the CMMS. 
Monitor the performance of activities and identify opportunities for improvement to ensure reliability and increase the useful life of equipment.
Evaluate and recommend the acquisition of new lifting equipment, considering operational, safety and cost requirements.
Create purchase requisitions in the CMMS and follow up on purchase orders, working together with the purchasing team to acquire spare parts and new lifting equipment, as well as contracting services when necessary.
Monitor and analyze performance indicators, proposing corrective and preventive action plans to maintain and improve reliability.
Ensuring that all records and documentation, both electronically and manually, are kept to auditable standards and accessible to all those involved, guaranteeing the accuracy and integrity of the data.
Create, periodically update and maintain the inventory of material, equipment and tools.
Contribute to improvements and corrective actions on the performance of service providers.
Share lessons learned with the operations and maintenance team on good practice in the use, inspection and maintenance of lifting equipment.


Higher education in engineering
Advanced English
Knowledge of planning and preventive maintenance within the scope of Lifting Gear.

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