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Mechanical Engineer - Rotating Equipment - Outside of IR35

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Scope of Work:

Kent is looking for a Mechanical Engineer - Rotating Equipment - Outside of IR35 to be based in Aberdeen for 12 month duration.

Key Deliverables:

  • Prepare and review mechanical equipment engineering specifications.
  • Prepare and/or review datasheets for mechanical equipment.
  • Prepare material requisitions for quote (MRQ), technical bid evaluations (TBE), material requisitions for purchase (MRP) and review vendor’s documentation for mechanical equipment.
  • Familiarity with Industry codes and standards, such as ASME and API.
  • Specialist working knowledge of Mechanical Rotating deliverables such as PFD’s, P&ID’s, Datasheets, Specifications, Requisitions, etc.
  • Specialist experience, as required, in Mechanical Rotating Calculations/Selection, such as Pumps, Compressors and Turbines, etc.
  • Ability to conduct specialist failure analysis and provide recommendations for failed rotating equipment.
  • Specialist experience with design, engineering, installation, troubleshooting and major repair of typical Rotating equipment, such as Compressors, Pumps and Generators, etc.
  • Experience with rotating equipment and piping field installation, integration, commissioning, and testing.
  • Participate in site surveys (onshore/offshore), SIT/FAT, etc.
  • Review Contractor and third-party site/equipment survey reports, and provide feedback and recommendations
  • Experience in management of operations and maintenance regimes for rotating equipment, including input into RBI strategies, MMS and providing recommendations for ageing equipment.
  • Experience with providing guidance for obsolete equipment and options for maintenance, repair, upgrade and replacement.

Key Requirements:

  • Degree qualified or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering discipline.
  • Ability to demonstrate competent knowledge rotating equipment and associated systems
  • Experience working with OEMS
  • Will be competent at producing Mechanical deliverables including Rotating equipment Datasheets, Equipment lists, survey and asset integrity reports
  • Competent use of relevant software such as MS Office Suite.

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We’re a disability-friendly employer and can make adjustments to support you to perform at your best during the recruitment process. Please contact us confidentially at [email protected] to find out how we can support you.

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