Our client, The Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC), is implementing a major project, the Clean Fuel Project (CFP) which comprises the upgrade of two existing refineries The Clean Fuels Project is a major upgrade and expansion of the existing Mina Al - Ahmadi (MAA) and Mina Abdullah (MAB) refineries The objective is to increase the overall throughput by 264,000 bpsd to 800,000 bpsd, and to increase conversion of fuel oil to higher value products to meet expected market demand and specs for low sulphur content transport fuels

Reporting to a Project COMT (Commissioning, Operations, Maintenance and Training) Manager, you will be accountable for the delivery of the technical content of commissioning & start up services to the Business as assigned by the Group Manager, Commissioning & Start up or its delegate

  • Act as delegate to (or Act on behalf of or Deputise for) Principal Engineer or Senior Engineer, Commissioning & Start up or any other Senior Engineer within the DAC Department as and when required (or as and when requested to)
  • Support personnel recruitment, performance and development activities of the CSU Group in accordance with Company's directives
  • Provide input into the knowledge database to maintain the competitive advantage of the CSU Group, as requested by the Group Manager, Commissioning & Start up or its delegate
  • Provide technical and administrative support to the pre - commissioning, commissioning, start up, operations, maintenance and training activities on small - scale, low - complexity Projects or equivalent area on large - scale, high - complexity Projects, including commissioning HSE and design assurance - related activities
  • Provide technical and administrative support to the pre - commissioning, commissioning, start up and training activities associated with Proposals for small - scale, low - complexity Projects or equivalent area on large - scale, high - complexity Projects, including commissioning HSE and design assurance - related activities
  • Liaise with internal and external Clients, and other stakeholders as assigned by Group Manager, Commissioning & Start up or its delegate
  • Provide input into the budget of the CSU Group

Skills / Qualifications

  • BSc Engineering
  • Minimum of 12 years’ experience in the oil and gas industries
  • Track record (over 8 years) experience in a PMC / EPC organization in the field of refinery / petrochemicals industries
  • Previous experience of handling commissioning of major projects of over US $500 Million each