- Location: England
- Salary: Market related
The team here at Spencer Ogden is working with an EPC contractor on DRAX to provide key personnel to their commissioning team.
They are looking for a Lead Mechanical Commissioning Engineer, please see role below.
Please confirm interest with a copy of your CV.
Summary: Experienced Lead Mechanical Commissioning Engineer with a track record of over 10 years. Specializing in gas turbines, responsible for overseeing mechanical commissioning, with expertise in heavy-duty gas turbines and Balance of Plant (BOP) systems. Provide leadership, troubleshoot mechanical issues, ensure safety compliance, and drive project success.
- Lead and mentor a team of mechanical engineers.
- Develop comprehensive commissioning plans.
- Execute mechanical commissioning activities for gas turbines and BOP systems.
- Ensure safety protocols and quality standards are met.
- Troubleshoot and resolve mechanical issues.
- Manage documentation and reporting.
- Collaborate with stakeholders for streamlined processes.
- Apply expertise in heavy-duty gas turbines and BOP systems.
- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
- Minimum 10 years' experience in mechanical commissioning.
- Strong leadership and project management skills.
- Expertise in heavy-duty gas turbines and Balance of Plant systems.
- In-depth knowledge of safety protocols and industry standards.
- Must be a UK national or have the right to work in the UK
Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
- Salary$75 per hour
Electrical Testing & Commissioning Specialist is responsible for directing commissioning and testing activities in the field. This position is responsible for providing commissioning and testing solutions. Prepare and recommend testing & commissioning solutions to the Project Manager or client. Delivers solutions to Project Manager or Senior Engineer to address future client needs and provide cost analysis on testing solutions. Ensures the performance of all field testing on substation equipment is completed accurately and safely. Performs demonstration tests, as required, which are a series of functional tests designed to simulate real world conditions to ensure proper operation of yard equipment. Develops and executes substation equipment test procedures. Provide technical instruction, mentoring, guidance with regard to substation systems and electrical power systems to field testing technicians. Develop testing & commissioning departmental and project requirements. Ensure compliance of testing QA/QC process. Regularly meet and correspond with clients and outside personnel with responsibility to act independently on technical matters related to testing & commissioning. Manages marketing efforts for key pursuits. Consults with clients on testing and commissioning projects. Maintains client relationships with client field personnel. Other duties as assigned.
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Lead Field Service Engineer Rotating Machines, Reduction gears and TurbinesRole Summary:The Lead Field Service Engineer (FSE) will provide technical direction for overhaul, repair and maintenance of equipment consisting of: marine and industrial gear sets; and motor and generator bearings to customer repair teams. You will report to the FSE Manager and manage work items to support customer and internal requirements.Essential Responsibilities:As Lead Field Service Engineer you will:· Perform technical service for safe and successful overhaul, repair and maintenance on marine main reduction gears, industrial gears, attached drives, alignments, motor and generator mechanical equipment. This will include providing technical direction to skilled labor performing work on customer sites to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements and quality standards of the service request;· Knowledge and ability to execute electrical tests in MV AC Electrical Motors and Generators: Insulation resistance, Winding resistance, voltage drop test, transformation ratio.· Knowledge and ability to perform tests and inspections: Borescope inspections, Neutral zone adjustments, brush and brush holders' tests and adjustments, commutation inspection (surface condition, sparkling conditions, etc.).· Knowledge and ability to perform motors & generators Start-up/Commissioning: Static tests, operational tests (temperature elevation, vibrational tests, electrical parameters, etc.).· Knowledge and ability to execute assembly/disassembly of electrical components such as cables, capacitors, rtd´s, surge arresters, fan motors, CT´s, TC´s, winding (coil assembly, parts insulation, etc.), etc.· Effectively communicate internally and with customers and skilled labor the job-planning requirements (including risk assessment, and technical requirements) that define in detail the operations to be performed through your review of the job requirements, engineering procedures, drawings, schedules, and process instructions;· Prepare timely and accurate timesheets, expense account statements, and professional reports.· Knowledge and ability to execute mechanical inspections in Large and Medium electrical rotating machines (motors & generators): Dimensional control Sleeve & roller bearings, air-gap inspections, metrology skills, etc.· Knowledge and ability to perform shaft alignments: Flexible and solid couplings, Motor - Gear box / Load machines, Generator - gear box / turbine;· Knowledge and ability to execute assembly/disassembly of mechanical components, machine parts such as rotor, stator, covers, heat exchanger, sleeve bearings, roller bearings, couplings, mechanical seals, etc.;
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Spencer Ogden is currently seeking an experienced Site Manager to support a various substation projects in Singapore on a 12 month contract basis to lead and coordinate all engineering activities for assignments starting from Mid February 2024.Contract Details: Start Date: As soon as possibleContract Duration: 12 months from start date with potential for extension.Working Schedule: 5 days a week, 8 hours a day (Mon - Fri)Location: Singapore - Occasional travel to various site in Singapore Main Responsibilites: Handling various GIS Projects across Singapore ranging from 66mw to 400 mwReceiving and checking off on equipment, organising logistics and organising contractorsBeing there for new sites and for maintenance of sites for 3-4 months and rotatingWorking with Technical Advisors on GIS (Gas insulated switch gear) on coupling workWork with LEWs for testing and commissioning phases Requirements: Diploma/Bachelor training in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering with a focus on Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.Minimum 3 years in Service Experience Power sectors with focus on 66KV and above transmission network .Sound knowledge of and hands-on experience in servicing, maintaining, commissioning and repairing of insert specific product and industry/sector.Good understanding of the Transmission regulations and current H&S legislationProven leadership skills, with a collaborative, solutions-oriented approach and strong commu-nication skills.Skills - Leadership skill to lead a Project Ste team and customer interaction
- Salary$130k per year + Full Benefits, Annual Bonus, Retirement (401k)
- LocationSan Diego
Job Title: Mid-Level Mechanical EngineerLocations: San DiegoLos AngelesNewport BeachIrvine Job Summary:We are seeking a mid-level Mechanical Engineer to design mechanical systems for residential and commercial buildings. The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of Mechanical Engineering fundamentals, working knowledge of California Codes & Standards, and experience in designing HVAC equipment, air distribution layout, plumbing systems, and performing engineering calculations.Key Responsibilities: Engineer mechanical systems from the conceptual design phase through construction.Attend meetings with clients and take meticulous notes.Design HVAC equipment, air distribution layout, plumbing systems, and perform engineering calculations.Understanding of Mechanical Engineering fundamentals.Working knowledge of California Codes & Standards.Ability to provide responses to Requests for Information (RFI’s) and Submittal reviews.Competent in following software: AutoCAD Revit,Energy Pro, Navisworks, or similar clash detection design tool and MEP Fabrication. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or a related field.3-5 years of experience in designing mechanical systems for residential and commercial buildings.Professional Engineer (PE) license preferred.Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
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Spencer Ogden are looking at mechanical fitters in the UK next April to the middle of June. Details: Role: Mechanical Fitter Start Date: April 2024Duration: Outage 1 = 20 days. Outage 2 = 35 days (there will be a weeks break between projects) Location: TBC More Information You would be working with a 701F gas turbine on 6-day weeks 10-hour days. Role Description / Requirements Machine Assembly: Assemble and disassemble machinery and mechanical equipment, including pumps, engines, conveyors, and production machines.Installation: Install and align machinery and equipment according to engineering drawings and specifications, ensuring proper levels, clearances, and tolerances.Maintenance: Perform routine maintenance and inspections on machinery to ensure it operates efficiently and safely. This may include lubricating moving parts, replacing worn components, and troubleshooting issues.Repairs: Diagnose and repair mechanical failures and malfunctions in machinery and equipment. This may involve replacing faulty components, welding, or machining parts as needed.Calibration: Calibrate and test equipment to ensure it meets performance standards and accuracy requirements.CCNSG / IOSH / EMSS Safety Passports accepted. Please note that this is a position outside of IR35. If you are interested in finding out more, please email Dan on firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 020 7268 9253
- Salary$75 - 85 per hour + Per Diem
Testing, including (without limitation): reading/verifying all voltage and current inputs to relays; verifying all metering (local and SCADA); calibrating all relays; trip testing (local and SCADA); verifying all alarms (local and SCADA); verifying all alarms (local and SCADA); verifying all function switches, etc.Performing routine troubleshooting and repair of substation relaying and control equipment. Commission new substations, power equipment, relaying (electro-mechanical, solid state and microprocessor), pilot channel equipment (power line carrier, pilot wire, transfer, transfer trip, fiber optic, CVT’s, line tuners, line traps, etc.), controls and communications equipmentPlanning, scheduling, and completing test activities efficiently, on time, without service interruptionsProviding Project Technical Support to Field Service personnel Qualifications: Minimum of 10 years of field experience in commissioning, panel and equipment checkout, relay calibration, testing and repairing substation relaying and control schemesExperience is desirable in any of the following related areas: substation design (including protection & control engineering); substation construction; substation commissioning; SCADA/Fault Data/SER/Integration-Automation equipment installation and testing3 phase power systems; power system protection & control schemes; test equipment; test equipment softwareTest equipment and toll/wiring usage; interpretation of wiring and elementary diagrams; basic test skills to perform duties listed above; basic PC skillsQuickly learn and apply test procedure for various types of substation equipment; communicate effectively with diverse groups, tailoring communication for audience and situationLearn and apply client’s switching procedures and safety measures as require
- Salary$0 per year
- LocationEast Amherst
Specific Skill Sets/Notes: Background must be civil/structural in either industrial/processing plant, O&G, chemical wastewaterMust have on site field experience from the ground up - experience on construction site/preconstructionMust have working on vertically built construction plantsMin 5 years of field eng experienceNo commercial, residential, or building More details to follow
- SalaryMarket related
- LocationKansas City
As an I&C engineer, work with a team of I&C engineers and designers, and other disciplines, to perform detail engineering, including front-end planning work, develop I&C quantities and cost estimation, conduct conceptual studies, perform technical quality reviews, attend Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT), and support construction & commissioning activities . Work under a direct supervision of an I&C lead or work independently on smaller projects or standalone activities. Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems (PLC/DCS) is required.Prepare instruments and control system specifications, instrument inquiry/bid packages, technical bid summaries, and purchase recommendations.Conduct review of instrument and control systems vendor drawings and data. Interface with suppliers, clients, other engineering disciplines, and detailers/designers.Participate in the development of P&ID's and equipment/construction subcontract package specifications.Develop instrument index, I/O list, cause & effect and logic diagrams, and control narratives.Work with the India I&C team and other disciplines to produce I&C engineering and design deliverables.Work with clients and vendors for information required to complete engineering design deliverables on schedule and building long working relationship.Interface and support construction personnel directly from the office and support construction and pre-commissioning activities in the field, as required.Work with SmartPlant Instrumentation (SPI) and other smart tools to produce engineering and design deliverables.Able to support construction and startup & commission activities in the field, as required Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering from accredited program required.Engineer-In-Training (EIT) Certification recommended.3 years related experience. Completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.Attention to detail.Ability to clearly communicate both verbal and written technical information.Must be proficient in the use of computer software (i.e., MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).Valid driver's license required. Must be willing and able to obtain, or currently hold a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC).
- Salary$0 - 170k per year
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Lead engineering staff and external suppliers according to Company policies and procedures to effectively achieve Company and department objectives. Develop employees by training, cross training, and providing continuing education opportunities. Conduct performance reviews and provide input for salary decisions.Develop engineering designs and related system drawings for applications and project installations including the development of specifications for hardware and software.Lead supplier and sourcing efforts of the division including product development, design and acceptance testing to ensure the division a consistently competitive and compete line of display products.Act as primary liaison between the Division and overseas factory on product and system related matters.Develop and maintain factory acceptance testing of all product orders to ensure delivery within Company's specification and standards. Ensure engineer staff are properly trained and certified on quality procedures.Identify and present recommendations for improvement or change in strategy, policy, product and/or procedures, including those related to product development and product launch.Create and maintain bill of materials (BOMs) and production documentation for projects and Company's manufactured assemblies and subassemblies within the Syteline system.Create, implement and maintain product and technical training for DVD personnel. Maintain and manage the testing, training and customer demonstration facility for the Division.Manage engineering resources to provide on-site engineering and commissioning of new display systems and on-site engineering support.Provide engineering resources to assist with advanced product service support and resolution of warranty issues to meet the Division's customer commitments.Manage the Division's parts repair and depot service including inventory management, policies and processes.Lead the Division's quality efforts including the management of the Quality Reporting System (QRS) and maintenance of quality policies and procedures.Collaborate with the General Manager and other departments on the development of go-to-market strategies for new product launches.Further the goals and positive, professional image of the Diamond Vision Department by assisting in the creation of marketing materials, plans, and strategies. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Electronic Technology, or Computer Engineering, with a minimum 10 years of relevant large-scale video systems experience and a minimum 5 years of management experience, or equivalent education and experience.Advanced knowledge of large-scale video systems, video production systems, video/computer display systems.Intermediate knowledge of commercial, structural and electrical construction techniques.Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills.Advanced interpersonal, communication and presentation skills required to communicate with customers, employees and vendors.Ability to work in a team environment and on several projects simultaneously.Ability to read, understand, and create technical drawings and materialAdvanced computer experience with emphasis on Microsoft Office applications and computer aided drafting software.
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My client is currently resourcing for a Principal HVDC Engineering Consultant. They are a global energy consultancy, powered by the expertise and experience of it's unique and diverse people. They unite to solve the energy industry's problems. Working collaboratively with their customers, rethinking how things are done to take on challenges, break down barriers, enable progress and deliver the energy transition. They bring energy, insight, and certainty, which when combined with their strategies, innovations, and knowledge, gives them the power to create change within the industry and really make a difference.TeamWithin the Renewables Team, my client is at the forefront of major international projects where they bring a unique, integrated perspective, specialist expertise and set of tools to advise and support offshore developers, governments, sector enablers and the wider supply chain on strategic, technical and commercial matters predominately in relation to offshore wind, interconnectors and subsea cable projects.RoleSitting within the Offshore Renewables Team, the Principal Consultant - HVDC Engineering will report to the Renewables Engineering Manager and will be accountable for the delivery of assigned HVDC engineering projects. You will be expected to provide technical expertise into ongoing projects, bids and proposals and to represent the company at client and stakeholder meetings as required.Primary Roles & Responsibilities Include Lead and provide HVDC engineering input into tenders and project deliverables.Liaise and collaborate with internal stakeholders such as TA's, SME's and other discipline Engineers.Support HVDC engineering deliverables such as early-stage feasibility studies, preparation of project specifications, design review and assurance, attend site for FAT's and pre commissioning and commissioning oversight.Provide HVDC technical guidance and advice to clients through project development, delivery and operations & maintenance. Requirements A Chartered Engineer with demonstrable HVDC engineering expertise and ideally experienced in the offshore sector and with a detailed understanding of engineering deliverables through project development, delivery and operations & maintenance.Be a recognised expert in industry with a detailed understanding of HVDC performance requirements, OEM equipment, installation and commissioning and associated UK National Grid and other European transmission standards.Ability to communicate at all levels in the organisation and to key stakeholders out with the organisation.An ability to interpret and manage multiple projects simultaneously whilst meeting programme requirements.Have an interest to actively develop external (client) and internal relationships and be prepared to take part in industry working groups such as CIGRE, IET and other professional bodies. Base LocationAberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow or London
- Salary$0 per year
Electrical Engineer with an emphasis on generation station protective relaying. Position will be responsible for the design and engineering for generation station relay replacements/retrofits and new installations. Must be eligible to get PE licensed.Desired experience includes: Proficiency in relay settings and calculations for generator, transformer, motor, feeder, and bus protection schemes with a focus on SEL, Beckwith and GE relays.Familiar with SEL, Beckwith and GE relay manufacturer softwareDesigning and reviewing drawings, including one-line diagrams, AC/DC schematics and wiring diagrams.Perform protective device coordination from 480V to 500kV relaysPerform NERC PRC evaluations and reviews (E.g., PRC-025, PRC-019)ETAP/SKM or other system analysis software knowledge.Field Testing and Commissioning is a plus (Relay testing, function trip path testing, troubleshooting, etc.)Writing test and checkout procedures.Specifying equipment such as protective relays, test switches, aux relays, CT/PTs, etc.Familiar with IEEE standards Travel RequiredYes. One or two day site visits. Occasionally provide commissioning support.QualificationsSkillsRequiredElectrical EngineerAdvancedBehaviorsRequiredDetail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done wellTeam Player: Works well as a member of a groupDedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrityLeader: Inspires teammates to follow themMotivationsRequiredGoal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasksSelf-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside helpPreferredFlexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goalsEducationRequiredBachelors or better in Electrical Engineering.ExperienceRequired5 years: 5 + years of progressive experience as a protection engineerLicenses & CertificationsPreferredProf Engineering (PE)
- Salary$55 - 65 per hour
Essential Functions: Design electrical infrastructure for photovoltaic systems, incorporating electrical engineering knowledge, solar photovoltaic system design principles, and industry best practices.Develop construction documents based on customer requirements, engineering decision-making, and compliance with NEC and CEC codes.Address comments from the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) during the permit review process, following company SOPs, to facilitate timely issuance of building permits.Conduct technical reviews of system components and ancillary devices to ensure compliance with design specifications.Provide prompt responses to Requests for Information (RFI) from field installation personnel, in accordance with company SOPs.Review testing data from internal field personnel and third-party testing agencies to ensure product quality.Provide engineering guidance and internal training to the company upon request.Support other departments with electrical questions and problem-solving throughout the construction process.Perform other assigned duties as required. Knowledge, Skills, and Experience: Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously.1-3 years of design or engineering experience related to renewable energy.Proficiency in AutoCAD.Proficient in MS Office.Knowledge of photovoltaic systems, NEC requirements, and construction practices.Effective prioritization and task execution in a high-pressure environment.Willingness to learn and apply new technologies.Valid driver's license.Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering. Preferred: Proficiency in PVSyst.Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related discipline.EIT Certification.