Commissioning Mechanical Engineer
JOB TITLE: Commissioning Mechanical Engineer
EMPLOYER: Joint Operating Company of Absheron Petroleum DUTY STATION: Azerbaijan
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-22 LAST UPDATED: 2019-08-22 DEADLINE: 2019-09-21




Position to report : Commissioning Lead
Duration : about 1 year based in Baku office + 6 months offshore (rotation 4w/4w)


Absheron Early Production Scheme (EPS) is an early development phase to target a first gas production in 2021.
The Full Field Development will be envisaged depending on the results of EPS well ABD001.
JOCAP Joint Operating Company of Absheron Petroleum is a new Company created in March 2018, which is the Operator of Absheron from August 2018. Absheron development reference agreements are PSA, JOA and addendums.

EPS Project technical data:

- 152Mscf/d of gas, 12kbbl/d of condensate; production from 1 subsea well, 34km multiphase flowline, dedicated new platform installed at Oil Rocks field (operated by SOCAR); WHSIP = 555bar, WHFP = 380bar.
- DRILLEX : 368 M US$ Facilities CAPEX : 741 M US$ Commissioning : 18 M US$ Pre-OPEX : 20 M US$
- OPEX about 45M$ per year - JOCAP operational team ~ 25 persons (from Project to Operational phase)


The job holder is accountable for demonstrating an exemplary behaviour with regard to SSE rules & requirements, with regards to the Company Ethics and “Code of Conduct” policy and for implementing these rules and requirements within his area.
The job holder main responsibilities are to prepare and execute the Commissioning of the EPS facilities for all mechanical items.


 Take reasonable care of own Health and Safety and that of Others who may be affected by their acts at work
 Each employee, at his level of responsibility, must observe all Company Rules, Procedures and instructions in the performance of his own task
 Exercise such caution as is necessary to avoid danger to persons and installations or to avoid pollution
 Report any anomaly, abnormal conditions and near miss to supervisor
 Participate actively in or lead when required HSE meetings, safety talks, tool boxes, training sessions and drills

Authority to suspend activities when there is a potential or actual threat to human life, the installation or the environment, and notify forthwith the responsible supervisor


 Level / Diploma: Master degree in Mechanical Engineering
 Professional Experience : 20 years of experience in Mechanics with more than 10 years in Oil & Gas upstream facilities with relevant experiences in a commissioning role.
 In-depth knowledge of : Commissioning & Start-up of offshore facilities, maintenance of pumps and compressors, piping,…
 Other required Competencies: Interface with contractors/subcontractors, leadership,…

Interested applicants should submit their CV in English to

For candidates: Please indicate the name of the position (Commissioning Mechanical Engineer) you are applying for in the subject line of the email

Deadline for applications – 22th September, 2019.

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