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Commissioning Manager at Saipem Contracting Nigeria Limited


Saipem Contracting Nigeria Limited (SCNL) is a subsidiary of SAIPEM S.PA., a global leader in Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation and Project Management in the Energy Sector. Due to increasing workload and expansion of our offshore activities in Nigeria, we are seeking for highly qualified, pro-active, fast learning, well organized and motivated Personnel to reinforce our team.

Job Title: Commissioning Manager (COMMGR)


Ensure the management of commissioning and start up preparation of home office activities, coordinating with all project disciplines as needed.

Review contractual documentation.

Identify the project requirements’ and constraints and participates in Risk and Opportunity sessions.

Take part in project planning and scheduling.

Prepare and keep up-to-date the pre-commissioning, commissioning, start up and test run execution plans, procedures and integrated schedule, including the mobilization of personnel and the temporary logistic required to comply with the project scope of work,

Define commissioning Systems and hand over priorities.

Ensure the issue of work progress reports for the part he is responsible for.

Ensure the verification of the KPI during the entire Project activity.

Take part in the project meetings and review meetings to make sure that the commissioning requirements have been duly complied with.

Review test run (performance test) procedures and operating manuals prepared by the project process leaders.

Participate in HAZOP reviews where deemed necessary.

Review the 3D Model for compliance with the pre-commissioning, commissioning, start up requirements and for accessibility and operability.

Review and I or define the Licensors I Vendors schedule and assignment, concerning the pre-commissioning, commissioning, start up and test run activities.

Define and review the commissioning tools, temporary equipment, specialized sub-contracts, spare parts, first fills and consumables.

Liaise with Procurement for all commercial activities at site regarding the management of commissioning and start up activities as well as coordinating the activities carried out by Contractors, Suppliers, and third parties.

Assist the Construction Manager in the phases of completion of construction and pre-commissioning and coordinate the Commissioning in accordance with the priorities.

Support the HSE Manager for the aspects falling within his area of responsibility and for the preparation of the general HSE Plan.

Approve work permits in Commissioning ControlledAreas.

Organize jointly with the HSE Manager, the pre start up Safety reviews.

Organize and performs the contractual test runs.

Assist the Site Manager in the facility hand over activities,

Required Professional Skills
Checking calibration of installed instruments and test of instrumentation and electric systems.

Arrangement of facilities for civil, industrial and process buildings.

Tests of mechanical and pneumatic control systems.

Execution of operations necessary for units start-up.

Execution of test run activities and preparation of hand marked as-built drawings, for the specific activities.

Knowledge of Fabrication and Installation Techniques, Maintenance Techniques, Training Methodologies, Commissioning and Start-up Techniques

Qualification and Experience
A University Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Instrumentation or Process Engineering.

A Minimum of 8 years Experience in Offshore Facility Commissioning.

Knowledge of commissioning software (ICAPS) is mandatory

Familiar with Microsoft Office Suite.

Application Closing Date
21st May, 2013

Method of Application
Qualified persons should submit their application by email to:
with the relevant job title and code stated in the subject line of the email.


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