July 25, 2024

Commissioning Engineer Job

Company Profile 

GATE Energy is a family of companies that provide scalable, fit-for-purpose services for the energy sector including project management, engineering, commissioning, field services, operations and staffing services. Our expertise and knowledge is supported by subject matter experts, proprietary equipment and software across all of the GATE Energy service lines. We want our projects to work right the first time. Small projects. Large projects. Complex projects. Every Project. Every Time.

Job Summary 

The Commissioning Engineer is a staff position responsible for the engineering excellence and quality management of one or more commissioning projects. The Engineer supports the greater commissioning team and provides commissioning engineering support during all phases of commissioning project planning and execution. The Engineer reports to the Commissioning Manager on a project level and to the Commissioning BGM at the corporate level.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Support the Commissioning Manager and the greater commissioning team in the safe and efficient execution of commissioning projects
  • Participate in project design reviews during design development and assist Engineering Contractor as required
  • Manage/oversee the development of all commissioning documentation including (but not limited to) execution plans, system Commissioning procedures, construction / commissioning check-sheets and project schedule.
  • Plan and oversee execution of facility pre-startup procedures (nitrogen leak testing, nitrogen purging, vessel initial fills, production train circulation, etc.)
  • Assist with systems completion strategy definition at project kickoff and support systems completion activities as required
  • Track and report progress on commissioning activities
  • Take a lead role in factory acceptance tests (FATs) and system integration testing (SITs) planning and execution oversight
  • Identify commissioning issues and proposed resolution
  • Develop Technical Queries and follow through on resolution
  • Interface effectively with operations groups to maintain synergy with project team and facilitate smooth handover of project systems
  • Participate in post-project reviews and capture and implement lessons learned for future projects
  • Take a lead role in development of engineering manuals
  • Take part in the recruitment of new hires
  •  Develop proposals and bid documentation
  • Issue weekly updates (as required)
  • Ensure client satisfaction through effective project delivery and QA/QC
  • Interface with other project disciplines (e.g. Subsea, Export P/L, etc.)
  • Ensure CPD actions are executed
  • Ensure correct project/deliverable documentation
  • Responsible for adhering to GATE policies and procedures in a positive manner
  • Proactively work to create positive and professional culture within GATE
  • Present at monthly meetings and lunch and learn sessions
  • Promote personal and technical development of staff
  • Participate in company marketing and sales
  • Obtain feedback from clients
  • Identify and develop business opportunities
  • Provide on the job training and mentoring for junior staff
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience & Education 

  • Relevant engineering degree required, advanced degree preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to present  at industry seminars/conferences/meetings
  • Ability to travel offshore and internationally

GATE Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer