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Senior Project Engineer (Mechanical)

Job Description


EarthStream are currently looking for a 'Senior Project Engineer (Mechanical)' to assist a project in the EU. We are looking for someone to assume comprehensive accountability for overseeing the mechanical systems and packages throughout all phases of the project, including successful plant handover to Operations & Maintenance (O&M). To ensure compliance with international, national, industry, and Ørsted safety and technical standards.

Key Responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Exercise overarching ownership of assigned mechanical systems/packages, encompassing quality, schedule, and budget considerations, up to plant handover to O&M.
  • Establish effective liaison with engineering contractors, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), suppliers, certification bodies, the client's internal teams, and external project stakeholders.
  • Review documentation and contribute insights to derive lessons learned for continuous improvement.
  • Provide robust support to the scope of work in collaboration with all contractors and disciplines involved in the project.
  • Actively engage in meetings with engineering contractors and vendors to monitor and track their deliverables.
  • Monitor and address technical queries (TQs) and design alterations during fabrication within the mechanical scope.
  • Participate in risk assessment sessions (HAZID/HAZOP), identifying and executing risk mitigation measures in collaboration with pertinent disciplines.
  • Oversee manufacturing progress, modifications, and participate in Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT), Site Acceptance Tests (SAT), and System Integration Tests (SIT) in alignment with the Mechanical Team Lead.
  • Contribute technical expertise and assistance to other teams/disciplines on the project, ensuring effective interface coordination and management.
  • Facilitate the smooth handover of the plant to O&M, aiding in the formulation of maintenance requirements for mechanical systems/equipment.


  • Possess a degree in Mechanical Engineering or a relevant field (Preference for B.Sc. or M.Sc.).
  • Permitted to work in the EU
  • Immediately available
  • Demonstrate attributes of self-initiation, agility, flexibility, attention to detail, and business acumen.
  • Accumulate a minimum of ten years' experience as a senior project mechanical engineer, gained from large-scale projects in the Renewables, Oil & Gas, or Power industries.
  • The Consultant must bring his/her own PC with Microsoft Office software and must be in possession of an I-Phone 6 or a newer model, or a Windows phone 8.1


If so, please apply here or alternatively you can send your CV directly to:

We look forward to hearing from you!