Offshore Mechanical Commissioning Superintendent

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Job Overview

  • Supporting the Commissioning Lead Engineer in the co-ordination of the commissioning integrated services
  • Promotes safety & quality to all personnel within his organization;
  • Assist Commissioning Lead Engineer in the Definition of System and Sub-system limits.
  • Assist Commissioning Lead Engineer in development of Check lists & Test Sheets to the Project format,
  • Assist Commissioning Lead Engineer in development and population of the ICAPS data base including the issue of the relevant progress reports & lists,
  • Prepares & issues operational tests and pre-start-up procedures, and provides input to the operational tests procedures write up done by other Leaders as well as necessary resources to execute the OTP’s, as per Commissioning Lead Engineer Instruction
  • Supervise the day-to-day witnessing of the installation of all rotating machinery, e.g. pumps, compressors, turbines, vessels, exchangers, tanks, fans, including those fitted as part of a unit.
  • Ensure work is carried out safely and efficiently in a competent manner and that adherence to the Permit to Work System is performed
  • Organize and direct the Commissioning Mechanical Supervisor and Technicians in the day to day Pre Commissioning and Commissioning activities
  • Witnessing of any testing as required by Project specification
  • Ensuring correct compilation of all relevant certification to enact Ready For Commissioning and Ready For Start Up status
  • Compilation of punch lists in conjunction with the Construction Contractor and Company
  • Ensuring that the required as built drawings as required by the project procedures are maintained and reviewed
  • Carry out inspections, surveys and checks to ensure machinery installation and alignment pre and post pipe work testing is as per Project Specifications.
  • Ensure safety and security of all activities and workers under his control.
  • Provide input into Commissioning and Start Up Planning
  • To create a preservation and maintenance schedule, ensuring all equipment listed is preserved and maintained in accordance with the guarantee requirements of all Vendors
  • Prepare with the Process Engineer the leak testing plan
  • Interfacing of disciplines and third parties
  • Maintaining equipment / system historic records
  • Assumes operations overall preparation, supervision & execution of all OTP’s with associated documentary support,
  • Development of Commissioning handover manuals and relevant tracking/filing of commissioning reports,
  • Ensure schedules (vendors mobilization and commissioning activities) up-dates,
  • Ensures that proper resources and “discipline specialists” from Engineering department are allocated to the Commissioning Teams to support the various Commissioning activities.
  • Ensure supervision/witness of all the Mechanical and Safety Mechanical Completion activities as per Project specification,
  • Ensure supervision and testing of Mechanical Handling Equipment / Crane / Lifeboat / Monorails ,
  • Prepares and ensure pre-start-up activities supervision using his own Commissioning Supervisor and Technicians,


RoleOffshore Mechanical Commissioning Superintendent
LocationAbu dhabi
Experience10-15 YRS
Industry TypeOil & Gas
Functional AreaCommissioning

Candidate Information

  • At least 10 year’s experience in similar position, essential has experience of Opercom/Icaps or similar proprietary completion systems.
  • Evidence of formal Mechanical Engineering education.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Experience of multicultural project teams.
  • At Least 5 year’s experience of Commissioning and Start Up of Gas Production facility equipment T


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