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Completions Engineer

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Contact: Peter Reilly
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07595 651 110
  • Duration: Min 6 Months
  • Start Date: 2022-06-01
  • Expiry Date: 10 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041054
Our client is recruiting a Completions Engineer to be based at our Aberdeen office /  duration of 6 months.
PAYE only
Candidaes must be UK resident

Key Objectives:
  • Assist in ensuring all Project / Company HSEQ goals are achieved and where possible exceeded
  • Ensure all Completions personnel are aware of safe working practices / procedures and are provided with a safe working environment
  • Effective liaison with any Client and / or Sub-Contractor / Vendors
  • Deliver a high standard Completions service to the Project, ensuring a consistent and efficient approach is implemented at all times  
  • Implement a continuous improvement philosophy across the Completions function, delivering best practices at all times
  • Manage, support and develop Completions
  • Maintain and deliver Completions activities within budget and on schedule and where applicable implement cost / time saving initiatives
Primary Duties:
  • Supervise and support day-to-day Completions activities / personnel in the safe and structured delivery of the work scope and processes, ensuring all applicable site / Project safety procedures are fully and properly implemented
  • Actively participate in all Company and Project safety initiatives
  • Provide Completions input into the Project strategies, procedures, design phase, plans and schedules
  • Conduct thorough Completions Workpack reviews and assess whether scope requirements are met – ie. Constructibility of the design, safety, jobcard estimates, materials and tooling etc
  • Review and progress Completions Workpack close out in-line with actual site Completions progress, ensuring relevant documents are inserted / signed off accordingly – ie HIRA, jobcards, site queries, as-built drawings etc
  • Where required, identify, estimate and escalate requirement for Completions growth and create additional jobcards for Client approval. Liaise with Project Controls / Planning to ensure approved growth hours are input into the Projects
  • Ensure that all Completions work is to the required standard and that all drawings, specifications, inspections and certifications and Company systems of quality assurance are strictly adhered to and assist the Project quality team in the completion of site system test sheets and the test dossier
  • Where required, raise site queries and propose site solutions for issue to the Project Engineering team prior to executing the works on site. Track, monitor and report on all site query status and ensure site queries are closed-out in accordance with Project
  • Provide a link between the Completions and Engineering departments of the Project – assist with site surveys, design changes, constructibility etc
  • Monitor and report progress on a regular basis – daily / weekly / monthly
  • Attend / input in Project meetings – daily / weekly / monthly
  • Liaise with Project personnel to identify and deliver early Completions / Project
  • Attend and input into internal and joint tri-party walks and identify / raise necessary punchlist items with the Project Construction
  • Audit site / Project activities on a regular basis to ensure all compliance with Project safety, environmental and quality requirements
  • Interface with Project Management and Client representatives on all matters applicable Completions activities, providing accurate reporting on status including identification of issues or concerns which may impact the Project 
  • Liaise with Client representatives to ensure, where applicable / required, Completions data / services are supplied 
  • Maintain primary contact and a good working relationship with Vendors / Sub-Contractors site representatives and ensure they are fully aware of their obligations and responsibilities
  • Be fully familiar with Vendors / Sub-Contractors methods of Completions, programming and procedures and to resolve any apparent conflicts
  • Ensure, before any variation work is carried out by a Vendor / Sub-Contractor that an authorised instruction is given by the Completions Manager and / or Project
  • Liaise with the Project Engineering office to ensure P&ID's and other drawings are produced in line with Completions
  • Liaise with Construction / Commissioning Teams in the development of Project handover strategy and sequence
  • Minimum ONC or equivalent in an Engineering related subject or Trade Apprenticeship with appropriate Technical Qualification
  • Recognised Site discipline background
  • Knowledge of Construction practices and procedures
  • IT Literate (Excel / Word / PowerPoint etc)
  • BOSIET / Approved Offshore Medical / CA EBS / MIST / Onshore Safety Passport 
  • Degree educated in an Engineering related subject
  • Management NVQ level 4 / 5
  • Conversant with Project tender / estimating process
Ideally, candidates will also have the following experience:

  • Demonstrable experience in similar role or position in Oil and Gas Completions
  • Delivery focused with proven experience in achieving Project goals whilst maintaining high standards in HSEQ at all times
  • Extensive knowledge of the Completions process, its implementation and management. Fully conversant with Project management tools
  • Experienced in the production of detailed procedures / documents / reports
  • Experienced in the management of personnel and all aspects of team working
  • Extensive knowledge of O&G related HSEQ safe working practices / procedures
  • Able to deliver training to personnel within the Completions team - commitment to develop team members
  • Able to interface and interact with Management and Client representatives at all levels
  • Detailed understanding of modern planning systems and their use in the execution of Completions as well as Project work scopes
  • Detailed knowledge of the Completions process and associated systems
  • Detailed knowledge of Permit to Work systems
  • Conversant with Tendering / Estimating 
  • Conversant with HR practices / processes.