Company: GATE Energy
Skills: Rotating Equipment
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Some College
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
Status: Active

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The Mechanical Commissioning Lead is a Project Position responsible for facilitating communication of various project execution-issues among the mechanical/machinery team, affecting design, operation, safety, and regulatory compliance of equipment and facilities as well as assisting and support of the commissioning manager to complete all commissioning activities to meet project deadlines and all project safety, MC, system completion and handover targets.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Full responsibility for particular work areas and associated systems
Gain alignment with engineering and fabrication contractors on project mechanical/machinery needs, objectives, and requirements
Evaluate/supervise work performed by contractors, sub-contractors, and long lead equipment vendors
Participate actively in the project HSE program
Participate in factory acceptance tests (FATs), model reviews as required
Oversee mechanical/machinery activities within assigned work areas including quality, cost, schedule, and contract administration issues
Support the commissioning manager by coordinating/communicating various issues among the contractor and company engineering teams that affect the commission, operation, safety, and regulatory compliance of equipment and facilities
Lead contact with contractors for activities within assigned work areas
Identify/assess deviations to contract technical specifications and regulatory requirements
Participate actively in the project's change management program
Support other discipline commissioning targets and objectives
Support development of commissioning and maintenance manuals and procedures
Ensure regulatory compliance of company activities
Respond to project review requirements and information requests in a timely manner
Support project quality assurance and quality control requirements
Ensure project lessons learned are documented and recorded
Participate actively in the project's HSE program
Provide personnel to witness contractor activities as requested by contractor and coordinate completion of relevant paperwork for submittal into the completions management system to confirm of the completion of the activity
Ensure CPD actions are executed
Attend meetings with contractor and updates progress, reports commissioning activity status
Responsible for adhering to GATE policies and procedures in a positive manner
Proactively work to create positive and professional culture within GATE
Other duties as assigned

Line and Team Management Responsibilities:
Allocate work to direct reports
Mentor direct reports
Maintain retention targets for direct reports and their reports
Ensure compliance of direct reports with GATE standard operating procedures
Identify future team staffing requirements
Day-to-day staff performance monitoring and feedback
Other duties as assigned

Requirements - Experience/Education:
Minimum 10 years' experience in oil and gas commissioning required
Engineering degree or technical qualification recognized required or professional certification, technical institute background preferred
Knowledge of appropriate regulatory restrictions
Knowledge of following systems: upstream oil and gas facilities, utility systems, power generation
Proficient usage of advanced systems completion computer software applications
Management of work systems and best practices procedures
Proven ability to manage quality, time, team and budget on large and small multi-disciplinary projects
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate well with others
Proven ability to manage quality, time, team and budget on large and small projects
Proven ability to promote and manage client relationships
Develop internal training courses and materials
Proven ability to manage quality, time, team and budget on discrete scopes of work
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to travel offshore and internationally

Computer Software: MS Office

Travel Required: Up to 50%

Job Type: Full-time