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Lead Mechanical Engineer (12 month contract), Aberdeen.

Location: Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

Date Posted: 24-01-2019
Lead Mechanical Engineer (12 month contract), Aberdeen.
The rate for this role would be 55GBP per hour
Please send a cv in MS Word and advise on your availability.

a Lead Mechanical Engineer (contract). The Lead Engineer is responsible for specifying, technical evaluation and acceptance testing of mechanical equipment supplied by UK and international manufacturers modifications to existing equipment or purchasing new equipment including but not limited to:
  • Static equipment - pressure vessels, columns, tanks, filters and heat exchangers.
  • Rotating equipment – turbines, compressors, pumps, fans, expanders and blowers.
  • Packaged equipment – power generation, gas dehydration, crude oil treatment, produced water handling and utility systems.
  • Other associated equipment with the Oil and Gas industry.
The Role:
The Lead Mechanical Engineer will lead discipline engineers to ensure project delivery, quality of work produced and assist with audits on others within the discipline team.
Specific Duties Include:
  • Resolving technical queries, ensuring the resolution is satisfactory and
  • Conducting site surveys
  • Producing calculations required for the role and participating in design reviewing and approving discipline documents
  • Producing documentation deliverables for inclusion in workpacks, and or, design books on time to meet project deadlines
  • Providing input to project planning as part of the project team for achieving the target and completion within the budget and schedule; e
  • Planning, budgeting and coordination of resources, contributing to the development of plans, schedules and estimates for the individual work scopes.Preparation of engineering and construction scope for both man-hours and equipment estimates where necessary
  • Reviewing and reporting on job progress and cost reports regarding engineering activities
The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Engineer and hold an Engineering Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline. We are looking for someone with good working knowledge of legislative standards and engineering procedures, industry, international and client codes. The successful candidate will have effective communication and organisational skills, be self-motivated with the ability to build relationships with a variety of stakeholders. Previous supervisory experience would be beneficial. 
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