Machinery Engineer

12 Jul 2017
09 Aug 2017
Iain Howard
Oil & gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The successful candidate will provide specialist rotating equipment support to all business groups across the refinery and chemical manufacturing complex, from the process and maintenance teams, through projects and design development, to the management team.

Candidates should be degree qualified and ideally chartered and you should relevant machinery / rotating equipment engineering experience in an operational environment, e.g. refining, petrochemical, power generation or utilities.

Candidates should have demonstrable experience of:

* The application of a good level of theoretical knowledge in an operating environment, covering the major machinery types e.g. centrifugal, axial and reciprocating compressors, pumps and gas / steam turbines.
* Technical asset management and risk assessment, equipment strategy development and root cause failure analysis.
* Commissioning and trouble-shooting machinery systems.
* Rotor dynamics and machinery performance calculations.

The key responsibilities are to:

* Develop equipment strategies for the safe and reliable operation of the machinery assets, with appropriate risk-justified solutions.
* Analyse equipment behaviour, complete root cause failure analysis and identify opportunities to drive continuous improvement in the areas of safety and reliability.
* Provide specialist machinery engineering advice and recommendations to the Process and Maintenance departments on both day to day matters, responding to plant operational events and also long-term strategic direction and prioritisation.
* Develop and maintain technical standards and guidelines, also supporting the transfer of best practices and technology into both the Fawley business teams and wider organisation.
* Support major capital projects in the areas of design consulting, technical quality assurance and start-up assistance.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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