Senior Mechanical Engineer (Static Equipment)

Doha, Qatar

Job Reference 1241723

Location Doha, Qatar

Industry Oil & Gas - LNG

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 15, 2024

Vacancy Overview

Senior Mechanical Engineer (Static Equipment)

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 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.

Airswift is seeking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer (Static Equipment) to work with our client based in Qatar. 

Job Description
  • Perform Control Systems engineering activities for Energy Efficiency Projects’ Engineering Section to execute key engineering activities ensuring that all activities comply with international standards, Company processes and Industry best practices to achieve project delivered to the highest standards.
  • Provide constructability input to new plant/facility modification projects and drive for flawless projects execution/completion and ensure engineering activities are conducted in accordance with regulatory requirements.
Key Accountabilities
  • Ensure Mechanical Static Equipment engineering activities are conducted in accordance with regulatory requirements, project specifications and approved variations if any.
  • Actively Lead/participate in Pre-FEED, FEED and EPC activities. Resolve engineering issues that may arise and communicate with the Project Execution Team. Ensure Project Objectives and strategies including Safety and Efficiency are achieved in the Project Development phase. Elevate issues to higher levels when necessary.
  • Develop, update, and amend various policies and procedures related to Projects Management Department as and when required in consultation with the Head of Projects Engineering and other team members.
  • Evaluate all Projects under control to ensure Synergies are identified early in the Project Planning phase and Develop Value Improvement plan for projects under development. Support the engineering team of external organizations, entities appointed representatives to ensure engineering design addresses each companies’ expectations consistent with Company and Project’s objectives.
  • Evaluate complex tasks and provide appropriate recommendations to management on issues. Provide support to other disciplines and contribute to other multi-disciplinary tasks.
  • Be familiar with all Project Philosophies and Procedures and ensure that these are applied to the specification, design, and procurement of equipment.
  • Ensures compliance with Company systems and processes including the Company Project Management System and maintains support and adoption of all processes. Prepare plans and work schedules that ensure effective completion of projects.
  • Monitors and provides necessary guidance to the FEED, EPC Contractor(s) and all 3rd Party Services throughout the project phases. Ensures the facilities are constructed per the scope, meeting Company’s standards and specifications, within the time and project cost approved by the shareholders.
  • Ensure Qatari National Engineers in the team are provided with best of coaching and mentoring.
  • Assess project risk and consider appropriate risk mitigation solutions to prevent any potential impact on project delivery.
  • Conduct reviews of technical specifications, drawings, and technical documents to ensure they reflect the engineering requirements and comply with regulatory and international standards.
  • Assess technical deviations and recommend decisions in their specific discipline.
  • Assist in the coordination of quality assurance / quality control functions in the section / division.
  • Support in project cost analysis to accurately estimate costs.
  • Support other engineers in complex analyses and assignments and provides expertise to ensure completion of activities within schedule.

Degree in Engineering or Science majoring in Mechanical Engineering around specialization.

Knowledge and/or experience
  • 8 years’ experience in the area of specialization (Static Equipment, Combustion Equipment, Package Equipment), within Oil and Gas industry, of which 3 years are in project management team role.
  • Possess in-depth knowledge in international codes/stds such ASME Sec VIII Div 1/Div 2, TEMA, API standards and Dimensional stds.
  • Exposure to design software PV ELITE, Nozzle Pro
  • Comprehend software outputs/reports and take appropriate decisions.
  • Exposure to brown field environment will be added plus.

Technical and Business Skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • Attain and maintain competence in accordance with the technical competence framework requirements.
  • Conversant with company, National and internationally accepted specifications.
  • Computer literate, with advanced knowledge of all relevant engineering software tools, systems and tools.

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