Senior Electrical Engineer - Asset Support
Primat are currently looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer for one of the UK largest independent oil producers in the North Sea. The Senior Electrical Engineer is a critical role delivering on safety and production aspects to our North Sea asset base. Primat is looking for a proactive, highly skilled individual who can work as part of a cross asset team. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who can work independently, is delivery focused and can successfully manage multiple interfaces and work streams.
Manage the strategic maintenance to ensure the availability/reliability of electrical systems to meet business/compliance targets/requirements Be the custodian for the asset electrical maintenance strategies and ensure they are updated to reflect current industry standards/manufacturer guidelines Complete engineering studies as and when required to support business and safety objectives Trend system availability and amend strategies accordingly to maximize availability Assess obsolescence and sparing philosophy and monitor/amend to align with platform business case Be aware of appropriate discipline legislation, safety cases and safety management systems required to support the role Ensure electrical system compliance with legislative requirements and standards Ensure direct reports (including vendor personnel) are aware of and comply with company safety culture and expectations Co-ordinate with operations personnel for planned and corrective maintenance of HV & LV fixed and rotating electrical systems and equipment Responsible for the provision of electrical solutions, resolution of problems and support of fault diagnosis to ensure the safe and reliable operation of facilities Identify opportunities and deliver enhancements to safety, whilst ensuring production efficiency is maintained Identify opportunities and deliver enhancements to production, whilst ensuring production efficiency is maintained Ensure electrical systems are maintained using MAXIMO system Complete routine maintenance audits and sample quality of input to MAXIMO Ensure the asset CAT 1 electrical documentation is accurately maintained up to date Provide front line technical support to the assets ensuring troubleshooting is managed efficiently and effectively Ensure maintenance of electrical Safety & Environmental Critical Elements Co-ordinate and manage the electrical aspects of the asset delivery plans Lead electrical engineering input into the Management of Engineering Change process for asset modifications Ensure application of company procedures and policies Support/deliver asset improvement plans Participate in incident investigations and produce reports Carryout RCFA investigations for equipment failures Carry out regular offshore visits (i.e. four visits per year minimum) Manage 'in year' asset maintenance budgets and develop these budgets for future years Ensure the 'maintenance of equipment' delivers continued safe reliable operation Support delivery of maintenance improvement plans Manage and coordinate 3rd party vendors in the delivery of maintenance Contribute to asset Shutdown Plans, ensuring electrical modifications, testing and maintenance scopes are adequately provided for Liaise with regulator and ICP to ensure compliance Support asset technician electrical authorisation program in accordance with procedures Deputise for the Electrical TA. Experience in delivering Engineering, Integrity Management & Maintenance Technical Support to operating assets Experience in Computerised Maintenance Management Systems Strong safety/environmental awareness - understanding of legislative requirements Demonstrable industry experience working to an advanced level of competence Experience in the creation of Scopes of Work documents for vendor and offshore work Experience in the development and the management of Engineering Budgets Experience of project modifications from initiation to close-out Experience in the Client/Operator role at FATs & SATS. Qualifications Electrical engineering Masters or Bachelor's degree