Airswift (Air Energy Caspian LLP) is currently looking for an expat Electrical Protection Lead Engineer for one of our largest projects in Tengiz, 28 / 28 days rotation.
We are looking for candidates with the drive and commitment to make a genuine difference to our performance to ensure that company continues to differentiate itself from competitors by delivering quality service to our client’s requirements.
Job Specification and requirements :
Direct and motivate electrical specialist protection relay commissioning engineers and sub-contractor teams to align with project priorities and schedule.
Liaise with Engineering, Operations, Power Operations, Construction, Fabrication and Completions teams on electrical commissioning issues and scope of work
Manage and coordinate Systems Completion Electrical Engineers, contractor and vendor commissioning teams and providing oversight of the pre-commissioning and commissioning activities of project substations, EEO’s (Electrical Equipment Outstations) and power generation plants
Manage and direct specialist commissioning vendors on site.
Manage and direct pre-commissioning and commissioning sub-contractor.
Review and comment on engineering design changes, deliverables & contracts
Input and review the systems completion planning for all aspects of electrical commissioning
Input to systems completion plans and execution documents
Manage the development of electrical commissioning procedures and work method statements for electrical scope.
Ensure correct assignment of QVDs and check sheets within the SCD.
Attend progress meetings as required with engineering, fabrication, MEIC, operations and power operations.
Review / agree on vendor testing requirements.
Ensure required commissioning spare parts are available for all electrical pre-commissioning and commissioning activities.
Review SPIRs as required and monitor progress of purchase requisitions and purchase orders to ensure material is supplied when required at site.
Review current vendor drawings and commissioning documentations
Actively participate in all required HAZOPs, risk reviews, certification walkdowns and all activities required to ensure safe and successful completion of pre-commissioning and commissioning activities as well as handover to operations.
Key skills, Education and Experience :
Qualified to Degree level (Bachelor).
Be able to implement Systems Completion processes on major capital projects. Knowledge and experience in design, commissioning, and start-up of electrical systems.
Capital Project and Team Leadership Experience
15 years relevant Oil and Gas industry experience
Very strong experience commissioning HV / LV switchgear, transformers, UPS systems, variable speed drives, standby diesel generators, power generation plants, electric heat tracing and cathodic (impressed current) protection
In-depth knowledge of electrical testing and procedures for primary and secondary equipment such as protection relays, circuit breakers, disconnectors, current and voltage transformers.
Experience with SEL devices a plus).
Knowledge and understanding of Incident and Injury Free (IIF) operations including application of these principles in an operating plant or commissioning and start-up environment.
Operational experience in the use of Process Safety safeguards. Demonstrated performance of proactively addressing safety and potential process safety issues.