Maintenance Engineer

Fircroft Engineering Serv Ltd
Aberdeen, UK
16 Sep 2019
22 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role:
Our client are recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to join the Aberdeen Office team on a permanent full time staff basis

This person will be pivotal to the ongoing management of maintenance related business processes and will provide technical maintenance support to offshore and onshore personnel.

The Maintenance Engineer will have the following accountability:
* Budget holder for nominated maintenance responsibilities
* Focal point for utilities plant support
* Assist with management of facility maintenance operations towards achieving the targets of zero maintenance backlog
* Maintain a close working relationship with the offshore maintenance team in the implementation of all duties
* Responsible for the maintenance and uptime of the FPSO power generation (Wartsilas) and steam raising plant
* Ensure communication of day-to-day technical status on issues with onshore and offshore team
* Monitoring of the maintenance activities on the FPSO to ensure correct level of support to the Maintenance Manager
* Monitor and report on maintenance performance based on targets for availability, reliability and manpower efficiency
* Assist in the continual development of the Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
* Responsible for the management of the planned maintenance change request process
* Assist with the management of maintenance alerts and review of Incident/loss reports (5-whys)
* Assist with the development of maintenance strategies and monitor their implementation. Review and update the strategies as necessary
* Ensure that Onshore and Offshore Management have visibility of impaired and/or defective safety and environmentally critical barriers
* Provide maintenance and utility operations support to the Operations and Maintenance Managers
* Provide Emergency Duty Manager and Technical Support function as a part of the ERT, as and when required
* Liaise with the Maintenance Manager to ensure that necessary inputs are provided to protect the maintenance operation
* Input to the 28 & 90 day planning process to ensure efficient deployment of maintenance resources as required
* Develop and monitor the budget for the nominated maintenance responsibilities to minimise OPEX while achieving required availability
* Monitor and report on maintenance performance-based targets for availability, reliability and manpower efficiency
* Input to and monitoring of Health, Safety and Environmental yearly performance targets for maintenance activities. Monitor against agreed targets and propose actions to achieve these and any remedial actions required
* Review reports from technical and maintenance service providers and initiate appropriate actions as required
* Develop existing CMMS through regular review to establish an environment of continuous improvement
* Manage criticality analyses, root cause analyses and follow up Condition Based Maintenance programs as required
* Review and provide input into 3rd Party Service providers and Equipment Vendor contracts as required
* Liaise with 3rd Party Service providers and Equipment Vendor as required
* Perform operational spare parts review of assigned SECE and PCE equipment as per Maintenance Manager and client request
* Demonstrate leadership, commitment and foster a culture where health, safety and the environment are not compromised

Preference if the candidates are able to demonstrate:
* Degree in Marine or Mechanical Engineering and/or;
* STCW Certificate of Competency Engineer Class 1 (steam & motor)
* Significant experience within the offshore/marine industry
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills coupled with practical work knowledge and understanding of the technical challenges related to the operation of FPSOs
* Trade certificate background
* FPSO offshore supervisory experience
* Ability to travel offshore on a regular basis

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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