mechanical engineer in Singapore

avril chen, randstad
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life science
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3 years
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avril chen, randstad

job description

about the company

We are partnering with the world's largest producer of renewable diesel refined from waste and residues. They are industry innovators in the introduction of renewable solutions to the aviation and plastics industries. We are seeking for Mechanical Engineer to join our client’s rapidly expanding team in Singapore.

about the role

In your role, you will

  • Ensure all mechanical installations, equipment and systems (i.e. pressure vessels, pipelines, rotating equipment and components) are installed and maintained by embracing recognized and generally accepted good engineering practices (RAGAGEP) as basis in activities, guided by relevant established codes, standards, published technical reports or recommended practices or similar documents.
  • Lead asset criticality assessments to recommend effective / efficient inspection and maintenance programs aligned to criticality with respect to safety, reliability, availability to achieve high level of asset integrity & reliability. Collaborate with Inspection Engineer for effective implementation of programs / plans.
  • Active in efforts to enhance asset integrity. Timely reporting and follow-up to safety, reliability and quality issues. Lead, facilitate or participate in deep dives, investigations, root-cause analysis and improvement discussions. Recommend appropriate corrective, preventive or improvements, targeting root causes.
  • Recommend and specify modifications or improvements for execution by project or field maintenance, ensure compliance with management of change process. Actively drive closure of required action items.
  • Represent Maintenance in project events and turnarounds management, from initial planning, scoping, preparations to execution and post event reviews, capturing lesson learnt and closures.
  • Designated as mechanical installations, equipment and systems technical expertise. Provide inspections (both regulatory and asset integrity requirements), maintenance and reliability inputs.
  • Ensure effective and efficient handing over after projects events and turnarounds. Lead, facilitate or participate in pre-start-up safety reviews (PSSR), ready for start-up (RFSU) assessments, etc.
  • Collaborate with Maintenance Coordinator to maintain high quality as-built documentations and related process safety information.
  • Review performance measures and pertinent maintenance information in CMMS for trending, frequencies, etc. to highlight issues for equipment performance and breakdown analyses.
  • Raise reliability issues affecting safety, quality, availability or capacity, analyse and recommend actions. Lead in developing ideas and suggestions into executable plans to improving asset integrity, efficiency & productivity.

about the manager/team

You will report to Asset Integrity and Reliability Lead, to manage maintenance and reliability activities related to mechanical installations, equipment and systems to ensure safe & reliable operations, achieving high availability & utilization with cost effectiveness. Supports and participates in projects and turnaround events to ensure asset integrity.

You will work closely with various internal stakeholders in Singapore and other company sites and also external stakeholders including suppliers and experts to ensure maintenance and reliability activities related to mechanical installations, equipment and systems to ensure safe & reliable operations.

skills & experience required

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in process plant maintenance work.
  • Process plant maintenance, primarily mechanical (static & rotating) equipment and systems with some knowledge in civil & structural, electrical and instruments activities.
  • Experience in asset integrity management, up-to-date with current industry best practices in safety, maintenance and engineering.
  • Root-cause analysis and FMEA
  • Risk based inspection (RBI), Condition monitoring, etc.
  • API, ASME and relevant codes.
  • CMMS – SAP, IFS, etc., plant maintenance, material / inventory management.

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Avril Chen at 6510 1331.

(EA: 94C3609/ R1106687 )


Mechanical Engineer, static engineer, rotating engineer, maintenance engineer


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree