SOCAR-Petrofac Caspian is Looking for a Commissioning Mechanical Engineer


Position title:  Commissioning Mechanical Engineer

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Verify the drilling facilities at all stages from; follow on engineering, MC, Commissioning and handover to GWO to ensure the drilling facilities meets the Drilling Basis of Design (BOD)
  • Verify ‘As Building’ documents, are in accordance with the Inforation Handover Specification (IHS)
  • Verify and deliver the Mechanical sections of the Integrated Rig Start Up Plan (IRSP)
  • Update as required the Drilling Verification Reports during the MC and Commissioning stages
  • Work with the Well Site Leaders (WSL) to ensure the Commissioning Test Procedures (CTPs) met operational requirements
  • Ensure PIB (Product Information Bulletins) are managed / recorded and implemented
  • Work to rectify and record vulnerabilities for handover to GWO
  • Be aware and involved as required, in the site safety systems, including but not limited to:
    • Site Management Safety walk through
    • Risk Assessments
    • Incident reporting and investigation
    • Safety Observation and Conversation (SOC)
    • Behavioural Observation Safety System (BOSS)
  • These responsibilities may also be required for topsides delivery and handover to GOO on an ad-hoc bases
  • Provide engineering input to temporary commissioning systems as required


• Educated to Degree Level, Chartered or working towards Chartership

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:

  • A high-level of communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience of commissioning drilling systems and equipment packages including knowledge of DNVGL code E101 & associated discipline codes and API references.
  • Similar experience on a greenfield project
  • Experience of effectively interfacing and working together with Commissioning cross-discipline teams, Design / Construction Contractors and Operations entities.
  • Cross discipline technical and commissioning awareness would be a distinct advantage

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position title “Commissioning Mechanical Engineer” in the subject line of your email.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.