Rotating Equipment Engineer (Asset)

The Role

What’s the role?

You will be responsible for the reliable operation and maintenance of rotating equipment machinery in the assigned production unit.

You will provide frontline support of Production Unit's rotating equipment (RE) operations and maintenance issues. Proactively contribute to all activities of PU RE Delivery Team to improve reliability of Rotating equipment through timely and quality execution of following processes.

  • Predictive Condition Monitoring as part of Proactive Technical Monitoring process driven by “Find Small-Fix Small” philosophy.

  • Optimization of Rotating Equipment operations within design operating windows.

  • Champion for Root cause failure analysis, Living RCM (Reliability Centered Maintenance) and Bad actors elimination programs.

  • Corrective maintenance and Flawless start-ups of RE trains.

  • TA support and Assurance of Flawless rotating equipment trains start-up.

  • Spare parts management.

  • Identifies, develops, and/or applies successful practices in machinery design, maintenance, and operation within the associated companies, among our peers & competitors and our suppliers.

  • Supports operations in the areas of machinery selection, revamp and retrofit of existing equipment, identification of needed repairs, selection of overhaul procedures, condition monitoring, and interface with/or selection of vendors.

  • Mentoring and training personnel in machinery technology, maintenance applications, failure analysis. Audiences include machinery skill pool and those in other skill pools that require some knowledge of machinery fundamentals, e.g., operations. Maintain acceptable level of RE contractors’ functional competence through on-the-job training, coaching and authorization processes.

  • Maintains familiarity with some number of the specific technologies related to machinery, e.g., rotor dynamics, stress analysis, evaluation of load carrying limits, machine component design, and thermodynamic performance. The individual need not necessarily be able to perform the calculation or analyses. However, the individual must be able to identify and hire those with the appropriate skills and have sufficient skill to review the results obtained.

  • Interface with and manage vendors and/or outside consultants in the acquisition of hardware or technical support.

  • Provides technical support to projects developed by Bukom Project Department.

  • Knowledge and experience in RCM techniques and application of the same for rotating equipment. 

  • Develops and implements initiatives for the reliability improvement of rotating equipment and its long-term sustainability.

What we need from you

The incumbent should have a University Degree in mechanical engineering combined with a minimum of 5 to 8 years rotating equipment engineering/maintenance experience in the oil or petrochemical plants. Moreover:

  • Good understanding of the various international mechanical codes and standards, e.g., ANSI/API requirements.

  • Machine Performance and Condition monitoring.

  • Machine troubleshooting and Reliability improvement process.

  • Hands on experience in the troubleshooting and repair of Centrifugal & Reciprocating Compressors, Steam Turbines, Gears, Mechanical Seals & flush plans, ANSI/API Pumps and Gas turbines.

More about Shell in Singapore

Shell is one the largest foreign investors in Singapore and began operations in 1891. Today, we have more than 3,200 employees in Singapore alone. The Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site today is the largest Shell refinery in the world in terms of crude distillation capacity, which makes Singapore a key regional supply and trading centre for Shell in the East. Singapore is the largest petrochemical production and export centre in the Asia Pacific region. Shell Jurong Island (SJI) manufactures petrochemicals to meet the fast-growing demand for these products in the region. We also have one of the largest single-branded retail networks in Singapore, providing customers with a wide range of quality products and services. When you join Shell in Singapore, you can count on our commitment to help you thrive and propel your career by means of our industry-leading development programme and our available and unrivalled pool of local and global experts. Our numerous global and local skill pools as well as our diversity are key to our success and continuing innovation.

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