Professional Services

Mechanical Engineer

Published on: 09/27/22

Region:
Africa
Country:
Kenya
City:
Nairobi
Reference:
29637
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Job Description

Our client is an integrated energy company whose dedication to the energy transition translates into tangible actions aimed at achieving carbon neutrality by 2050. They are looking for a Mechanical Engineer To provide specialistic mechanical engineering input to the projects activities starting from the screening studies up to the completion of the execution phase, as direct performer and/or as monitoring/follow-up of the activities performed by others (i.e. contractors). 

Key Activities:

  • Supervising and directing Engineering Detail Contractors during the design, procurement and construction activities, ensuring the quality of the works according to the contract requirements.
  • Expediting suppliers of mechanical equipment, through desk or field expediting.
  • Supervise installation of mechanical equipment and fabrication/installation of piping
  • Providing technical input, in line with project requirements, into technical studies and Basis of Design.
  • Ensuring a smooth and effective transfer of data and information between Contractors and between Contractors and the Company.
  • Defining Piping and Layout requirements.
  • Optimizing installation and construction activities / sequences, minimizing cost and safety risks.
  • Acting as a technical authority on mechanical & piping issues for the Project, for example, reply to formal Deviation/Concession Requests issued by contractors and where necessary act as coordinator in resolution of technical issues.
  • Assessing capabilities and limitations of detail design contractors and incorporating in development planning and risk mitigation processes.
  • Participation to technical integrity activities and reviews/audits.
Requirements

Mechanical engineering degree or equivalent

At least 5 years of experience in Mechanical & Piping Engineering

Preferred construction supervision experience

Professional Role general knowledge

  • Mechanical, Machinery and Piping Engineering
  • Plant Design
  • Process Engineering
  • Material and Corrosion Design
  • Civil and Structural Design Project Engineering