Mechanical Lead

Anchorage , Alaska, United States

Job Reference 1237148

Location Anchorage , Alaska, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Onshore Gas

Function Maintenance and Reliability

Job Type Contract

Date Added January 17, 2024

Our client, a major Oil & Gas company, is looking for a Mechanical Lead to work on an initial 1- year contract in North Slope, AK.
  • The Mechanic Lead position is responsible for carrying out planned or unplanned maintenance and repair activities for the Production Facility, drill site, Seawater Treatment Plant, Grind & Inject, and Tie-in Pad on a wide range of turbines, compressors, generators, motors, valves, and other associated mechanical equipment. This position is the Subject Matter Expert (SME) who works closely with the Operations & Maintenance Manager in all aspects of the Facilities and Drill Site operations to ensure overall safe, effective, and efficient operations. As part of a dynamic team during the project phase, this role will be part of the Integrated Commissioning and Start-up Team, leading Mechanical commissioning activities, system testing, and facilitating the transition from commissioning to full-scale operations. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the development of a state-of-the-art facility and shape its operational success.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
  • Adhere to standards of Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) and comply with the Health, Safety & Environment Management System requirements. Coach personnel on safety observation and hazard identification.
  • Follow and maintain Company standards of Quality following the System requirements.
Commissioning Phase
  • Represent mechanical commissioning activities when interfacing with Construction and monitor contractors' mechanical completion and pre-commissioning activities (rotating equipment).
  • Organize resources to conduct walk downs as required representing the Mechanical STO commissioning discipline.
  • Approve completion of the Mechanical commissioning check sheets.
  • Oversee and lead vendor representatives and site operations in commissioning and start-up activities.
  • Lead the execution of Mechanical commissioning packages.
  • Oversees preservation of the mechanical and package equipment.
  • Sign off and approve logbooks of recorded commissioning and operational events.
  • Oversee and direct mechanical technicians in maintenance activities, plan inspection, and troubleshooting of mechanical (statics, rotating, and packaging) equipment for the facilities. Inspect work for quality. Performance management as appropriate.
  • Strong understanding of maintenance/equipment competencies: Turbines, Compressors, Pumps, Gearboxes, Motors, Generators, Valves, Filters, Tanks, and associated piping, etc.
  • Dismantle, assemble, move, and align, machinery and equipment using hoists, cranes, chain falls, hand tools, power tools, pneumatic and hydraulic tools, micrometers, rules, squares, plumb bobs, dial indicators and/or laser alignment equipment.
  • Perform material and machine inspections using precision measuring equipment such as micrometers, rules, calipers, protractors, and torque wrenches.
  • Determine equipment specifications and prepare parts lists for purchasing, consisting of mechanical and hydraulic devices as needed to complete assigned projects.
  • Install machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, and other drawings in industrial establishments.
  • SAP / Prometheus Work Order schedule compliance through our Integrated Activity Planning System (IAPS)
  • Provide companies oversight of contractor work, ensuring compliance and regulatory requirements.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required
  • Formal Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or technical-related field preferred

  • Experienced professional with Oil and Gas Construction and Commissioning processes.
  • Minimum of 10 years in the oil and gas industry and capital projects.
  • Minimum 5 years of oil and gas industry experience in Hook - up & Commissioning projects.

Experience in design and commissioning.
  • Ability to adapt to changing deadlines and achieve project goals and milestones.
  • Ability to produce detailed technical procedures, documents, and work instructions and reports.
  • Good understanding of Completions Management System methods and workflow, combined with an ability to fit design to deliverable.
  • Demonstrated Health, Safety, and Environmental Awareness.
  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills across multiple employee levels and outside stakeholders.
  • Good written and verbal communication skill.

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