Engineering-Senior Mechanical Engineer

Location Jazan - Saudi Arabia
Category TECHNICAL

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES
Safety

  • Provide & maintain a safe work environment for self & others.  Employ good housekeeping methods and demonstrate leadership with all company & industry safe work processes to prevent injuries.

Engineering:

  • Lead in the provision of engineering evaluation & determinations, issue technical direction & guidance, and oversee Inspection & Quality Assurance initiatives for all mechanical equipment and pressure systems troubleshooting, maintenance, calibration, repair, and test activities.
  • Lead in the provision of engineering support & guidance during the construction & commissioning of the plants.  Maintain accurate documentation for plant’s mechanical equipment and pressure systems and validate commissioning activities and performance parameters.  Monitor quality assurance initiatives including equipment installation & assembly, alignment, cleanliness, integrity, etc.
  • Lead in the provision of engineering input for development & preservation of equipment standards, procedures, best practices, inspection contracts, and contractor selection guidelines.
  • Develop detailed engineering specifications, evaluate quotations, perform technical bid evaluations & vendor document review
  • Maintain compliance with all Critical Safety Circuits (CSS), Safety Integrity Levels (SIL), and Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) implementation and revalidation programs.
  • Develop, implement, and manage a comprehensive risk-based inspection and calibration program for all mechanical equipment and pressure systems.
  • Establish & maintain a relationship with the local inspection bureau, maintain relevant statutory, regulatory, technology standards, and code information consistent with JIGPC plant operational objectives and local regulations.
  • Provide engineering support to project development and project management activities (including scope, budget, schedule, execution strategies, risk plans, cost collection / reporting, etc.) for the execution of all projects and turnaround activities. 
  • Provide engineering support to develop the annual budget for mechanical equipment and pressure systems maintenance, repair, and major turn-around activities. 
  • Promote an atmosphere of team spirit through good example, open communication, good listening, and timely problem resolutions.
  • Drive continuous improvement in safety performance, reliability, and cost of quality goals.
  • Establish & maintain relationships with regional pressure system equipment suppliers
  • Foster and support positive working relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Participate at professional association meetings to determine best practices being used in the industry and apply them to our pressure systems.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Engineering graduate (BSME preferred) with >15 years of relevant experience in chemical / refinery / gas plant maintenance / inspection / engineering.
  • Knowledge of industry codes and standards applicable to Oil and Gas and Refining Industries (API, ISA, NEC / IEC, NFPA, ASME, etc.) and preferably also Saudi Aramco standards and working practices
  • Detailed knowledge and working experience with predictive and reliability-based maintenance methodologies, mechanical equipment and pressure systems engineering, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair.
  • Experience in leading and guiding maintenance/technical employees needed.
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On Tuesday 9th February 2021, we announced an agreement to acquire the oil & gas business of SNC-Lavalin’s Resources Division.

This business includes people and assets brought together through their acquisition of the Kentz and other energy services businesses. This transaction marks an exciting, ground-breaking development for Kentech to reinforce our position as a leading integrated energy services provider and introduces us to the renewable / clean power marketplace. We now move forward together with a global network of more than 10,000 professionals united by a commitment of common values and strong partnerships with clients from across the world.

By investing now, we are strategically positioning the company to take advantage of the next cycle of growth.

Our complementary businesses will join forces, creating a stronger offering across the full asset life cycle – from consulting to design and build, commissioning and start-up, through to maintenance, modification and turnaround, as well as decommissioning services.