Company: Wood
Skills: Commissioning Engineer / HUC
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Commissioning is looking for experienced Lead / Senior Process Commissioning Engineers for a number of upcoming onshore and offshore contract opportunities both domestically and internationally:

  • Accountable for leading a single discipline through the preparation, execution and handover of completed systems and sub-systems
  • Implement the HSEQ Management System during all phases of the work
  • Implement the Commissioning strategy associated with the discipline
  • Provide input to the Commissioning schedule for the particular discipline
  • Lead the preparation of system and sub-system breakdown for discipline Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) in accordance with the Limits of System Handover (LOSH)
  • Lead the preparation of Commissioning quality and safety procedures for the discipline
  • Produce a Commissioning Scope of Work summary for each sub-system for the particular discipline from which the detailed Commissioning Procedures will be developed
  • Specify and procure temporary systems and equipment for commissioning purposes
  • Identify specialist contractors required for commissioning purposes for the discipline
  • Identify Commissioning tools and test equipment requirements for the discipline
  • Identify Utility, Chemical and media requirements for commissioning purposes
  • Lead the preparation of Commissioning and start-up Procedures and Method statements
  • Identify any areas of workscope minimisation during the detailed development of the work
  • Attend Factory Acceptance (FAT) and System Integrity (SIT) tests as necessary
  • Prepare data for download to the completions and commissioning databases
  • Prepare risk assessments for the discipline
  • Prepare schedules for vendor attendance and preservation in accordance with the requirements of the overall plan
  • Assist in the specification of Commissioning and Start-up spares
  • Prepare first fills and lubes requirements
  • Prepare training requirements
  • Compile punchlists generated in the discipline during Mechanical Completion, pre-commissioning and Commissioning activities
  • Identify manpower requirements
  • Supervise functional and dynamic Commissioning for the discipline
  • Identify and provide competent resources from the discipline for assisting Operations during start-up and initial operation
  • Identify and provide competent resources from the discipline for Performance Testing of equipment
  • Lead the preparation of manhour estimates and job cards
  • Assist with the preparation of responsibility matrices and RACIE charts
  • Raise Engineering Queries as necessary for the discipline
  • Lead the preparation of asbuilt drawings and records
  • Prepare discipline reports

Skills / Qualifications

  • HNC/D (or equivalent) in suitable Engineering subject
  • BSc (or equivalent) in Engineering preferable
  • BOSIET / OGUK Medical
  • IT Literate (Excel / Word / PowerPoint etc)
  • Company mandatory training (Induction, risk awareness etc)
  • Task Risk Management Trained Person
  • Conversant with Project Management Systems
  • PTW Awareness

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
  • Demonstrable experience in similar role, with a proven background of delivery
  • Strong multidiscipline experience in O&G system commissioning, start-up and operations
  • Recognised O&G process commissioning background
  • Experienced in O&G systems commissioning and testing
  • Familiar with O&G process equipment, start-up and operation
  • Experienced in planning and coordinating system commissioning activities
  • Experienced in running multidiscipline HAZOP's / Risk assessment reviews
  • Experienced in the management of system commissioning personnel / team
  • Extensive knowledge of O&G related HSEQ safe working practices / procedures
  • Experienced in the development and coaching of team members
  • Ability to interface and interact with Client Representatives at all levels
  • Offshore experience in similar role
  • Conversant with HR practices / processes
  • Conversant with TRM / Audit process
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to safety and quality
  • Ability to demonstrate high level understanding of HSE safe working practices and procedures and their implementation
  • Ability to manage / maintain budget / schedule requirements
  • Fully conversant with the completions and commissioning process
  • Ability to interpret project procedures, standards, specifications, and drawings including PFD's / P&ID's / SLD's / C&E's etc
  • Ability to produce system commissioning strategy documents and review / approve commissioning procedures
  • Able to develop / review and approve design of temporary minor utility systems and supplies
  • IT literate in all major software packages (Word / Excel / PowerPoint etc)
  • Able to implement, manage and audit Permit to Work procedure and Isolation procedures
  • Familiar with national/international O&G industry legislation, standards and specifications
  • Conversant with completions management software and its functionality
  • Good level of understanding of construction / commissioning processes
  • Good organisational and scheduling skills

Personal Attributes:
  • Driven passion for behavioural site safety programmes
  • Demonstrates a commitment to safety
  • Flexible - able to comply /adapt to company / client requirements
  • Delivery focused and committed to achievement of project goals
  • Ability to interact with other departments / disciplines
  • Confident and ability to work on own initiative
  • Desire to learn and develop
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.