Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Norwich, England
Salary: £320 - £400 per day
Start Date: 2018-09-10
Reference: BH-89469
Contact Name: Ranald Stewart
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 11, 2018 11:29

Job Description

    • Provide mechanical engineering support to a variety of departments including Operations, Maintenance, Projects, Metering and Integrity

    • Provide engineering guidance and visibility during operational shutdowns

    • Help eliminate mechanically-related production losses by measuring equipment performance, identifying improvement opportunities, planning, risk-assessing and implementing cost-beneficial improvement initiatives; undertake root cause failure analysis and make effective use of intrusive maintenance programmes by co-ordinating the requirements of differing trades for the same equipment

    • Help deliver PUK maintenance strategy and policies, prescribing equipment-specific routines and procedures

    • Monitor maintenance requirements and effectiveness and help minimise both mechanical maintenance backlogs and interventions through regular review processes

    • Specify, cost-analyse and procure replacement equipment in timely manner, ensuring PUK specifications and legislative requirements are met, such that equipment breakdowns and plant outages are minimised

    • Complete required documentation and assurance systems, such as work planning, the submission and assessment or approval of Change Management applications, the update of equipment and documentation databases and the publication of reports

    • Manage costs by controlling spends with third-party vendors and promote a ‘cost-challenge’ culture to secure value and cost-effectiveness from suppliers and contractors