Mechanical TA

Not specified
04 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
MA-305- MTFA
Matt Abbott
Contract Type
Full Time
I am seeking experienced Mechanical TFA's for long term contract opportunities working on a major OEM project in the Middle East for installation and commissioning for heavy duty Gas Turbines.

The role:

Position: Mechnaical TA
Duration: 12-18 Months
Rotation: 8/2
Project Phase: Installation & Commissioning

To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record working with GE 9-FA gas turbines.

The Principal Duties Consist of:

1. Support the Sr. Construction Manager in the overseeing and contract management of the Mechanical Works related to the erection contract for the Main Contractor; from preparation works through full installation including erection tests and through pre-commissioning stage and activities. Leads and manages the Consultant’s Mechanical Site Staff in all matters.

2. Support the Owner’s Lead Mechanical Engineer with respect to technical matters and considerations for proper and correct mechanical works’ installation.

3. Provide guidance on to Erection Contractor for its processes.

4. Provide support in claim management and documentation including variation management and reporting and subcontract entitlements.

5. Review procurement documentation ensuring that Contractor is fully aware of their obligations for project delivery.

6. Review, as appropriate, non-compliance reports which may have an impact on the contract.

7. Monitor and inspect the mechanical erection/installation activities of the Contractor with regards to progress, compliance with the Contract and applicable codes/standards, quality, safety and environmental acceptance.

8. Review and approve Contractor’s mechanical erection/installation work method statements. Ensure that Method Statements and Risk Assessments are prepared for all relevant tasks.

9. Review and approve site related mechanical equipment design/engineering matters submitted by the Contractor.

10. Review and approve Contractor’s site quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) system proposed for all mechanical erection/installation activities. Apply QA/QC requirements according to field quality program, I&T programs and I&T plans.

11. Promotion of safety functions and procedures; participate in safety improvement incentives. Ensure safety functions are integrated into all aspects of work for all personnel.

12. Review and approve the proposed mechanical test procedures for materials/equipment/plant to be tested on Site by the Contractor. Witness such tests and review the related test reports.

13. Monitor and verify Contractor’s work progress in the mechanical areas and assist the Sr. Construction Manager in verifying the progress payment certificates with all necessary backup (when requested by Owner).

14. Attend the regular (daily/weekly) Site coordination meetings with the Contractor and the monthly progress review meeting (when held on site).

15. Prepare the regular Site progress reports for the mechanical related parts/systems/equipment as required by the Sr. Construction Manager (daily, weekly and monthly).

16. Maintain records for the mechanical part of variations by either the Contractor or the Owner including the necessary evidence.

17. Review and confirm the completeness and correctness of the Erection Handover Packages as prepared by the Contractor.

18. Review the mechanical part of the preliminary (prior to commissioning) O&M manuals submitted by the Contractor.

19. Preparation and issuance of technical and contract correspondence, compilation of requisite records and claim submissions to validate possible claims against Contractor.

20. Assist in the coordination of mechanical equipment works with civil and electrical works to avoid conflicts and minimize delays whilst ensuring the efficient, cost-effective and safe completion of the projects.

To be considered for this role you must have a proven background with Frame 9-FA's.

To apply for this role send your CV to or call my DL +44(0)207 448 4305