Mechanical/Rotating Engineer Den Helder Noord-Holland

Mechanical/Rotating Engineer
Soort dienstverband: Detachering
Sector: Offshore
Salarisklasse: vanaf €5000,-
Vacaturenummer: O190335
Denise Smeekes
+31611809789 Interesse in deze vacature?


Developing new mechanical installations and adapting existing ones, such that they are delivered safely and on time and their reliability is ensured. As a Mechanical/Rotating Engineer you will report into the team lead Asset Integrity and will be part of a multidisciplinary team, consisting of 6 colleagues working as E&I, Construction, Instrumentation and Automation engineers.

Main Duties:
 receiving information on projects (new or existing) from the engineering manager and/or maintenance and integrity manager
evaluating the feasibility of product designs in mechanical terms (compressors, turbines, drums, pumps, etc.); reaching agreement with other departments concerned and determining solution (drafting designs)
establishing the bottlenecks and associated requirements in terms of construction designs and equipment to be procured
developing and elaborating ideas regarding the approach to be taken; advising the supervisor on whether to carry out engineering tasks (or have them carried out) in- house or to partly or fully outsource them
drawing up and explaining the technical specifications for suppliers or potential suppliers
evaluating tender bids in terms of materials to be purchased
ensuring the process schematics (including for process flow) are worked out
drafting specifications, project implementation plan and preparing installation drawings and sketches
studying third parties’ technical specifications, testing them for conformity to the mechanical specifications and requirements in place
checking proposed plant changes in mechanical terms; testing them for conformity to mechanical specifications and requirements in place
providing guidance to the outsourced engineering tasks, checking the drawings and specifications delivered
carrying out testing programmes for installations and equipment; evaluating the findings
evaluating installations and equipment for conformity to the specifications, legislation and regulations in place
checking the drawings, documentation and certification
holding end-of-project meetings with suppliers regarding tasks remaining; supervising the follow-up
ensuring approval/acceptance by government bodies of the commissioning of offshore installations
guiding through the commissioning of installations and equipment
evaluating the proposed changes in mechanical terms; indicating any amendments that are needed
advising the supervisor and the user organisation regarding new developments in mechanical installations and equipment (and how to apply such)
keeping abreast of developments in mechanical domains
receiving technical queries and problem reports via the production, operations support and construction departments.
analysing the question/problematics of the circumstances and situation; determining the cause of anomalies
deciding on additional techniques to use
evaluating the necessary modifications to installations and giving notice of such; ensuring a structural solution
evaluating the result of adaptations carried out, to ensure that they meet the aims set
analysing the mechanical prerequisites of new projects
evaluating conceptual designs for feasibility, maintainability and operation


This position with an oil and gas exploration and production company with growth ambitions. You can be sure to be working with international professionals!


Selectum brings clients and technicians together. We do this for temporary and permanent contracts. We are happy to support you and your career. Our motto is "Making it work together!". This is the basis for a long-term cooperation and an interesting career. We offer you a competitive salary within the sector and, in addition, we pay out an annual profit sharing and we never forget your birthday!


Competences: Dedication & commitment Able to take on assignments and duties, show commitment and goodwill to achieve set goals, and seek alternatives. Quality-mindedness Able to achieve consistent quality, detect problems and make adjustments within permitted norms. Able to anticipate problems and recognise hidden defects. Order, tidiness and safety Attentive and careful in complying with rules and regulations regarding order, tidiness and safety. Collaboration Able to collaborate with others towards a common purpose. Independence Carrying out routine tasks without help or guidance, organising activities reasonably effectively. Required qualifications and experience: Experience
• Extensive relevant mechanical experience, 5 years minimum
• Deep knowledge of the specialist area, the E&P business and Oil & Gas industry
• Proven track record of teamwork experience, contribution to safety, delivery and quality
• Good knowledge technical standards ( API, ISO, EN etc.)
• Excellent communicator both written and verbal in Dutch and English Operational and conceptual level
• Relevant BSc or Master degree (mechanical engineering)
• Familiar with management systems (i.e. Maximo or SAP)
• Comfortable in a on-the-job training and coaching environment
• Solid stakeholder management skills
• Able to work under pressure of deadlines
• Service-oriented and problem-solving can do attitude
• Able to work both in a team and autonomously
• Proficient with Microsoft Office applications, email, and web-based applications
• Offshore travels on occasional basis must be expected Qualifications
• Good interpersonal skills, strong initiative and drive
• Committed and flexible
• Accurate and structured worker
• Excellent administrator
• Pro-active attitude


Are you interested to know more about this challenging position? And are you a Mechanical/Rotating Engineer with oil and gas / (petro) chemical experience? Please give us a call and ask for Denise Smeekes, +31 70 324 28 00. And, at the same time, send your resume to

Interesse in de vacature: Mechanical/Rotating Engineer?

Selectum b.v.
Benoordenhoutseweg 23
2596 BA Den Haag
070 – 324 28 00