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Residents Engineer

Job Description


  • The client have installed 200MW power plant in Ireland with 6 x LM2500Xpress Aero gas turbine. The plant is owned by the client and rented out. The plant is a peaking plant and should have very high level of Availability, Reliability, and dependability.
  • The plant will be operated by the Consortium Partner. But the client has the contractual obligation to provide one person as Resident Engineer.
  • The client's Resident Engineer will support the O&M contractor in implementing the operations and maintenance strategy of the plant. Ensure that the O&M operators are performing all their tasks as per recommendations. The resident Engineer is the primary point of contact for all technical interface with the customer.
  • will work normal daytime working hours but will be on call if needed to support emergency situations in the plant as per the on-call procedure that would be developed on site.

Key responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Become main point of contact between partners and the client for all project matters during the Rental period.
  • Coordinate activities and communications between the client and O&M Contractor
  • Follow up on all of the clients Consortium contractual obligations under the Rental Agreement.
  • Follow up on all technical and commercial matters with the customer.
  • Propose on-site training for maintenance and operational staff and assist in the establishment of robust routine maintenance practices.
  • Evaluate equipment performance and recommend adjustments as required.
  • Recommend Planned Maintenance activities and supervise the work to be completed.
  • Evaluate unplanned outages and, to the extent consistent with individual training and site conditions, Support in troubleshooting and corrective actions.
  • Review equipment performance and recommend optimizations as required.
  • Work with O&M contractor to improve overall equipment reliability/availability.
  • Provide periodic reports to the client outlining agreed KPl's, work completed, corrective items required and suggestions to improve overall equipment operation.
  • Ensure availability of spare parts and order replacement parts as needed.


  • Bachelor's Degree or Diploma in Engineering from an accredited university or college and/or equivalent knowledge / experience.
  • 10+ years' experience in power plants operations and maintenance industry and people leadership.
  • Prior experience in operation and maintenance of gas turbines is an advantage.
  • Prior experience in power generation in Ireland is an advantage.


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