Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)


Description of
this vacancy

Start your career as a Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical) at Banyan Caverns Storage Services (BCSS) which is responsible for directing, ensuring safe, reliable, efficient and environmentally conscious and profitable terminal operations, in compliance with regulatory requirements and company’s standards. We offer you a working environment that is safe and pleasant and where equality, diversity and satisfaction are of paramount importance. Ready to develop yourself and make a positive impact? Improve the world and start as Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical) at BCSS.

What will you do as a Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)?

As a Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical), you will be responsible to support the maintenance organization to develop & execute the 3-Year Maintenance Plan (3YMP) by translating this into a Preventive Maintenance (PM) program and Sustaining / Service Capex projects in order to keep the terminal in optimal condition.

What do we offer you?

  • A market-based salary depending on your experience and knowledge and attractive bonuses

  • Various growth opportunities

What do we expect from you as a Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)?

  • Minimum 6 years of similar industry experience in Terminal Operations or Chemicals plants or Oil & Gas industry

  • Degree equivalent in mechanical engineering

  • Contracts / vendor management

  • Pipeline inspection, rotating equipment and lifting activities experience

  • Project management experience

  • Ability to manage multiple party communication and operate under stress critical

  • Good communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills

  • Effective problem solving skills

  • Ability to resolve conflicting situations

  • Strong data analysis acumen and ability to transform findings into opportunities for improvement

Your core responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for developing the 3-year maintenance plan and consulted with the Maintenance Manager, Planner Maintenance and Supervisor Maintenance to get their input

  • Develop feasibility study for projects and prepare conceptual design and basic process calculation and equipment rating

  • Ensure process engineering and design execution follow Company Standards, Specification, Work Procedure and customer’s project requirements and technical specifications

  • Support Technical Evaluation of Bids, Bid Technical Clarifications, Technical Evaluation Reports and Recommendations

  • Assist commercial in developing the business and financial model of new business opportunities

  • Work with Maintenance team on budgetary cost for projects and Three-Year Maintenance Plan

  •  Prepare specifications and estimate costs for the proposed new, modifications, projects

  • Produce basic conceptual design of storage, pumping and loading/unloading operation

  • Review of vendor’s documents, drawings, datasheets, specifications and calculations

  • Prepare & Issue of SoW, BQ and RFQ’s, evaluation of vendor’s quotations, clarifications, technical bid analysis etc

  • Responsible for identifying whether an asset requires preventive maintenance, based on risk assessments & asset criticality review, regulatory & statutory requirements, Company Standards, maintenance policies and analysis of the maintenance history

  • Responsible for determining and adjusting the required preventive maintenance and frequency for an asset: specifying what type of preventive maintenance must be performed on a regular basis, possible adjustments based on manufacturers’ instructions, legislation requirements, Company Standards requirements and/or status of warranty

  • Responsible for establishing which default activities, standard procedures and required tools are needed as part of the preventive maintenance Work orders and consult with the Planner to get his input on the scope of work and default activities

  • Identify Capex required based on business or sustainability needs of the terminal

  • Perform tenders for the Capex projects

  • Perform hydraulic check for pump selection and pipeline sizing

  • Support and guide the technicians on more complex issues

  • Determine root cause for equipment and system failures and recommend corrective measures.

  • Day to day in technical support to Maintenance team

Want to start as Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical) in BCSS?

We are interested in learning more about you. To send your application, click the 'apply' button. For more information about the vacancy, please email

This Job Description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may cover other related duties to meet the ongoing organizational needs.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

The successful candidate will be awarded a local employment contract.

For internal applicants: Do speak with your current manager before applying.

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