Princial Engineer,Mechanical Full Time
WTS Energy

Kwara, Nigeria | Bachelor's Degree | 15+ years | Full Time | Male or Female | Engineering | Construction / Real Estate

Job Summary
  • To act as a focal point/technical authority for mechanical engineering questions throughout all phases of engineering design, construction and offshore installation, commissioning and operation

  • To provide mechanical engineering input to other disciplines to assure that design outputs are consistent.

  • To act as Company / Alliance authority for the review of Design Bases, design drawings, specifications, etc.

  • To act as required as the Company / Alliance representative (Mechanical) to ensure that design work by contractors meets Company standards and relevant industry codes

  • To monitor the performance of design contractors and suggest remedial actions related to mechanical design.

  • To assist Company / Alliance resident and/or project engineers with the mechanical engineering aspects of Facilities design.

  • To assist construction and commissioning teams with field questions encountered during installation

  • To initiate and coordinate tasks needed for project execution including permitting or government reviews, material specification, installation procedures, testing, etc.

  • To participate in HAZOP’s and other key design reviews.

  • To assist in the development Nigerian mechanical engineers

  • To provide input to Front End/Conceptual Engineering studies with respect to mechanical design aspects.

  • To establish and maintain a facilities mechanical installations database

  • Provide input to Integrity Management and Planned Maintenance planning
Job Requirements
  • Minimum twenty (20) years relevant experience with an oil industry design and fabrication contractor

  • Must have worked in as a mechanical engineer/senior mechanical engineer for an Operator and have been involved in both onshore and offshore projects

  • Must be used to working in a multi-discipline environment

  • Must have worked in an expatriate situation for at least five (5) years

  • Good understanding of project management controls and procedures.

  • Ability to work under pressure against tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high standard of consistency and accuracy.

  • Solid working knowledge of oil and gas industry mechanical engineering codes and standards.

  • Have thorough knowledge of the design of onshore and offshore oil production facilities

  • Have the ability to utilise common process and mechanical design software for systems design and analysis

  • Sound understanding of HSES management systems and the application thereof, particularly with respect to design integrity and safety.

  • Ability to manage interfaces both internally and externally with


Terms & Conditions Princial Engineer,Mechanica

  • 07:30 – 16:30 hrs – with additional hours as require

  • National Resident Contract position
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