Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Senior Rotating Equipment Engineer(Maintenance)
Published on: 11/21/21

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking to hire Senior Rotating Equipment Engineer(Maintenance) role based for one of our client who is a reputed oil and as operating company.

Job Purpose:

·        To provide operation support related to activities like overhaul, revamp, up-rate, studies, troubleshooting & RCA related to rotating equipment. Recommend interventions or operational changes are required to meet business goals.

Job Responsibilities:

·        Provide direct operations support for maintenance and operations of rotating equipment.

·        To review capital spares inventory for rotating equipment ensuring that optimum levels are maintained and to order replacement of aged parts.

·        To develop & update M & I policy & review of documentation related to rotating equipment.

·        To develop annual & long-term (operating & capital) budget related to rotating equipment for plant and work shop & to ensure effective utilization & control by preparing contract acquisition plan for subsequent years & five year business plan for capital purchase of the rotating equipment items

·        To develop scope of work for long term service agreements with OEMs & non-OEM service providers for utilization of specialist services & refurbishment of capital insurance spares & to ensure that the quality of repairs / overhauls are in line with the agreed standards.

·        To ensure consistent quality throughout refurbishment work and replacement orders by performing careful check on the quality procedures of OEM / service providers and adequate inspections.

·        To assist plants in identifying solutions to the recurring chronic problems which require in depth investigation, Root Cause Failure Analysis & liaise with OEMs (if required) to ensure effective solutions.

·        To coordinate studies related to feasibilities, life assessment, obsolescence, upgrades, future strategies & evaluate OEM recommendations related to new technologies to enhance reliability, availability, efficiency & performance of rotating equipment.

·        To carry out the studies influencing the future of Gas Turbines require thorough & critical review.

·        To provide technical support on rotating equipment to plants, projects & training departments / divisions and to support plant & project divisions in execution of various specialized upgrade/revamp projects.

·        To support projects by preparing data sheets / specifications, finalize sizing, layout, estimate capacity & power requirement for rotating equipment & related systems.

·        To evaluate technical offers from bidders, review technical query sheets, vendor documents & attend clarification meetings with project divisions on issues related to rotating equipment

·        To review the execution strategies, design & specifications at minimum overall cost while being consistent with project requirements.


·        Must have Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a reputed University

·        Minimum 15 years of experience in operations and maintenance of Rotating Equipment with in Oil & Gas Industry.

·        Knowledge of operating and maintaining rotating equipment to include Rolls Royce, Dresser Rand, Solar and G.E. and associated systems

·        Experience in the use of Maximo/Oracle would be an advantage