SOCAR-Petrofac Caspian is looking for a Commissioning Electrical Engineer


Position title:  Commissioning Electrical Engineer

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of Electrical Commissioning Technicians in executing commissioning activities in order to deliver Topsides facilities in accordance with the project technical standards and schedule.
  • Acting as a Authorised Electrical Person (AEP) following assessment and approval by

Electrical Technical Authority

  • Reviewing and approving switching programmes for complex reconfigurations of the LV

Electrical system.

  • Providing engineering assistance to the construction contractor for resolution of electrical

issues, etc.

  • Witnessing and approving Vendor Site Acceptance Tests.
  • Review and acceptance of contractor supplied procedures and activities for installation of all Electrical equipment.
  • Responsible for the compilation of relevant Commissioning Test Procedures (CTP) for

Electrical Power, Distribution and Generation systems, and any other Packages on the Project.

  • Responsible for the execution of all relevant work-scopes detailed within the CTP’s.
  • Responsible for the safety & management of all Suppliers’ representatives when on-site for the commissioning works of subsequent items of equipment.
  • Ensuring all Electrical commissioning personnel carryout their work and are fully trained in accordance with site PTW procedures.


  • Educated to Degree Level

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:

  • A high-level of communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience of electrical construction, including knowledge of associated codes and practices.
  • Experience of effectively interfacing and working together with Design / Construction

Contractors and Operations entities.

  • Experience with HSSE issues related to on-site construction activities.
  • Understanding of the company Construction & Commissioning Defined Practices for Greenfield projects and the latest international standards that assure integrity of build and construction quality.
  • LV Switching / AEP experience.
  • Previous experience in similar role would be a distinct advantage.
  • COMPEX training previously completed desirable.

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

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.