Mechanical And Rotating And Static Equipment Specialist

Dar es Salaam , Tanzania

Job Reference 1239147

Location Dar es Salaam , Tanzania

Industry Oil & Gas - Pipeline

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added February 28, 2024

Vacancy Overview

Mechanical / Rotating and Static Equipment Specialist

Airswift is seeking a Mechanical / Rotating and Static Equipment Specialist to work on a 12-month rolling contract in Tanzania with a major engineering and energy company.

Brief Job Overview
Airswift is proud to partner with a leading energy company, who are seeking a Mechanical / Rotating and Static Equipment Specialist to support their work on a large oil pipeline project in Tanzania.

Job Responsibilities
  • Review validity of any Contractors extra works request and pay particular attention to the supervision of the relevant activities.
  • To ensure compliance with the applicable codes, practices, policies, performance standards, and specification .
  • Assist QS for measure the physical progress of the works in charge on a daily/weekly basis for progress report issue.
  • Make sure that the Contractor submits his daily reports regarding equipment and manpower and carefully check that information are correct and comply with the agreed procedures.
  • Proactively undertake and promote the use of behavioural and incentivised HSE work programmes, and campaigns
  • Ensure all quality control checks and tests are instigated, with records maintained and available as required, all in accordance with contractors’ agreed ITP, method statements and project specifications
  • Ensure contractors follow approved procedures, plans and method statements.
  • Ensure the most current design documents are used to complete the work and that all design changes are approved prior to implementation.
  • Ensure that all construction milestone dates are completed as scheduled.
  • Ensure that all construction activities meet quality and workmanship standards.
  • Ensure required permits are in place prior to the start of the work at site.
  • Prepare reports and forecasts, including summary of construction progress.
  • Coordinates activities with other disciplines or areas, as instructed by project management.

Job requisites and experience
  • Degree in Technical Diploma or Mechanical Engineering or relevant qualification combined with extensive experience in the field.
  • A minimum of 10 years of greenfield site construction experience in Oil and Gas or Hydrocarbon projects
  • A minimum of 5 years as a Mechanical Superintendent
  • Competency within industry applications such as MS Office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical installation and alignment.
  • Strong technical knowledge of Mechanical communication protocols and architecture
  • Knowledge of related industry codes and standards- API (610, 617, 618, 682, etc.), ANSI (B73.1, B73.2, B16.5, B31.1, B31.3)
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the interpretation of engineering drawings, plans, and specifications
  • Understanding of critical path and key milestones within the construction planning programs
  • A high focus on identifying and meeting the key project deliverables and objectives
  • Advanced written and spoken English
  • Effective leadership, communication, negotiation, problem-solving, planning and organisational skills for managing multiple tasks
  • Previous experience working with multicultural contractors and reporting their performance.
  • Autonomous, self-motivated, and flexible with the ability to adapt quickly to change or shifting priorities.

If this sounds suitable for you, apply today!

Summary on Airswift
Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process, and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 7,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.


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