SOCAR-Petrofac Caspian is looking for a Senior Electrical Commissioning Technician


Position title: Senior Electrical Commissioning Technician

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate personal HSSE leadership and excellent HSE behaviours at all times, and ensure that safety expectations are communicated and maintained.
  • Communicate with technician reports daily and talk through the following days activities identifying any HSSE issues to be raised at toolbox talks.
  • Attend all mandatory training as specified in HSE, and Permit To Work training schedule.
  • Provide coaching / mentor national and junior team members as necessary
  • Assist technician reports to resolve any technical issues.
  • Ensure technicians submit daily the checksheets records of testing carried out.
  • Ensure all team members are fully aware and understand all the projects safe working practices and adhere to them to maintain a SAFE working environment.
  • Testing of LV & HV distribution boards and ciruits
  • Testing of motor control centres, motors, stop start circuits and associated overloads
  • Testing of trace heating systems and Direct Electrical Heaters
  • Testing of Cathodic protection circuits and equipment
  • Ex Inspection to IEC regulations
  • Performing motor no load runs
  • Assist discipline engineers to compile Livening Up Notices to allow sub system/system energisation
  • Take part in Tri Party Sub System/System Mechanical Completion walk downs and punch list item categorization.
  • System Handover Management Process pre commissioning checksheet completion
  • Act as Authorised Electrical Person (AEP) for voltage levels less than 1000V AC following assessment by the Responsible Electrical Person and approval by the Site Controller.
  • Undertake Performing Authority duties in accordance with PTW procedures.

‘As Building’ Electrical documents in accordance with project procedures


  • Minimum    A recognised electrical qualification from their native country
  • Desired      

                    Compex trained with a valid certificate

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:

  • Proven track record of relevant commissioning experience on Electrical Systems on onshore or offshore Oil&Gas, Petro-Chemical or Power Industry facilities, and demonstrate an understanding of Commissioning process including:-
    • Interpretation of Single Line Diagrams, schematics and engineering datasheets
    • Ex Certification requirements and inspection to IEC regulations
    • Commissioning of HV & LV electrical power, distribution and generation systems
  • Control of Work / PTW processes during execution
  • Commissioning of utility and process systems

System Handover Management Process pre commissioning checksheet completion

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

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.