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Genset Reliability Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Oil & Gas

  • Contact:

    Nima Ardalan

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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mselect is looking to hire a Genset Reliability Engineer for an international oil and gas operator in Basrah, Iraq. Candidates must have at least 5 years of oil field experience. English and Arabic fluency is a must.

Job Role
The ESP Genset Reliability Engineer will be a key contributor to the ESP Squad and ESP power generation reliability value chain by effective management of Gensets reliability and associated supply and installation contractors’ performance and maintenance quality which in return increases equipment uptime and minimize production losses.

Diesel Gensets used to power ESP Wells:
  • Analyzing Genset failure data to identify patterns and trends
  • Conducting root cause analysis to determine the underlying cause of problems
  • Familiarity with technical design and operational functionality as applicable to failure analysis of diesel generators
  • Acquire and interpret data from company remote access data communications monitoring and from surface equipment history files to facilitate analysis of failures and to promote Genset reliability and producing statistical reports
  • Developing and implementing new maintenance procedures
  • Develop and attend acceptance tests and inspection criteria for new commissioned Generators. Designing and implementing new procedures for monitoring and testing equipment
  • •Finding new technologies and processes that can improve equipment performance and reliability or potentially replace diesel gensets
  • Developing training programs for Company BOC field personnel
  • Collaborating with other departments to ensure that reliability is integrated into all aspects of the organization
  • Monitoring of genset maintenance contractor performance
  • SPA for Genset warranty claims. Compiles Warranty claims, and witnesses failed generator tear-down together with generator supplier and generator maintenance representatives
  • Works towards reducing surface equipment losses by owning RCFA and 5-whys processes
  • Attending equipment FAT visits
  • Support/Promote quality achievement and performance improvement throughout the organization
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with contractors and relevant company supporting teams

  • Engineering degree level qualification, or equivalent experience (5+ years), required
  • The candidate should have significant experience in Genset mechanical and electrical reliability
  • Experience in the RCFA (Root Cause Failure Analysis) process
  • Full communication in English (speech, reading and writing)
  • Excellent skills in interpersonal relations and communication
  • Demonstrated strong decision making, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent computer and software skills

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.