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Mechanical Discipline Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Oil & Gas

  • Contact:

    Elaf Khoshnaw

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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mselect is hiring a Mechanical Discipline Engineer for an international oil and gas operator in Basrah, Iraq. Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience. English and Arabic fluency is a must.

Job purpose
Mechanical Engineer with relative experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry, to provide mechanical engineering support for project and MOCs.

  • Reporting to the engineering and maintenance readiness superintendent
  • Participate in gathering all data required to prepare engineering work pack for MOC initiated related to mechanical work
  • Carry out sit visit to review and identify the actual information needed for prepare EWP
  • To co-ordinate with other disciplines during all stages of design development, construction, pre-commissioning, and start-up
  • Review and supervise the execution of engineering work pack related to mechanical work carried out by execution party
  • To assist in the coordination of all activities related to mechanical engineering design
  • To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule.
  • To promote safe behavior always
  • Willing to understanding of the fundamentals of mechanical engineering design and analysis, Thorough awareness of relevant international codes and standards
  • Willing to learning the typical software packages that are used for mechanical engineering design
  • To identify any areas of concern with respect to progress and/or quality and recommend corrective actions as required


  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.Sc./B.Eng./M.Sc.)
  • Proficient in the use of computers and basic software packages (e.g., Microsoft Word, Excel)
  • Ability to read, understand and adhere to standard operating procedures
  • 5+ years’ experience in mechanical engineering in Oil and Gas Operations is required. Additional experience in the modernization of Brownfields facilities is a plus
Language proficiency, computer and software skills:
  • Excel – Very good
  • Word – Very good
  • PowerPoint - Very good
  • Mechanical Engineering software – excellent
  • English – upper intermediate (verbal & written)

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