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Asst Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Royal Dutch Shell

Royal Dutch Shell

Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023
, Singapore

Job Family Group:

Maintenance, Reliability and Turnarounds

Worker Type:


Posting Start Date:

August 11, 2023

Business unit:

Downstream and Renewables

Experience Level:

Early Careers

Job Description:

What’s the role?

As Asst Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, your key accountabilities include the following:

  • Deliver maintenance execution of mechanical equipment in the production unit. Perform equipment troubleshooting and providing feedback to custodian.
  • Implementation of LEAN. Ensure Safety, Reliability/quality & optimum cost during maintenance execution. Ensure compliance of mechanical engineering practices and assets with statutory obligations, Engineering Codes of Practices and Shell Design and Engineering Practices (DEP). Monitor and feedback on the maintenance effectiveness process and take corrective action if required.
  • Use Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) as a tool to manage maintenance execution. Accountability targets on duration, cost, and safety.
  • Execute plant changes and minor projects meeting HSE requirements, budget, and schedule. Manage the activities in the hard week schedule, adopting small adjustments or deviations where necessary.
  • Analyse and trouble-shoot mechanical problems. Report on recurring problems/breakdowns.
  • Update and Maintain Spares Inventory. Planning for Emergency and Schedule Breaker Work orders. Plan / execute / obtain resources, materials, services, and equipment for Emergency and Schedule Breaker priority work repairs. CMMS administration of time sheets, service, purchase, and material orders.
  • Use TRACK system to enter all the resources man hrs. Review and communicate daily / weekly schedule assignments with workforce; ensure safe and efficient completion of assigned work.
  • Field presence and be the focal point of maintenance contractor (craft productivity and quality of work) for effective and efficient execution.
  • Feedback jobs that roll-over into next week(s) to the scheduler. Feedback to maintenance planning and scheduling. Identify risks for not achieving schedule and taking mitigating action, keeping maintenance team lead informed.
  • Timely request to operations for maintenance permitting. Work with Execution contractors to verify permit to work and timely submission for review.
  • Perform shutdown management - planning, preparation & execution.

What we need from you

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • Diploma/Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2-5 years’ experience in engineering/maintenance of rotating & static equipment.
  • Good troubleshooting skills.
  • Good understanding of the various international mechanical engineering standards.
  • Able to work independently and yet participate as a member of a multidiscipline team.

If you don’t see yourself reflected in the job requirements on the posting above, we still encourage you to reach out and apply. Shell is committed to creating a more diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace and we encourage individuals of all backgrounds to send in your applications.

Company Description

Shell is one the largest foreign investors in Singapore and began operations in 1891. Today, we have more than 3,200 employees in Singapore alone. The Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site today is the largest Shell refinery in the world in terms of crude distillation capacity, which makes Singapore a key regional supply and trading centre for Shell in the East. Singapore is the largest petrochemical production and export centre in the Asia Pacific region. Shell Jurong Island (SJI) manufactures petrochemicals to meet the fast-growing demand for these products in the region. We also have one of the largest single-branded retail networks in Singapore, providing customers with a wide range of quality products and services. When you join Shell in Singapore, you can count on our commitment to help you thrive and propel your career by means of our industry-leading development programme and our available and unrivalled pool of local and global experts. Our numerous global and local skill pools as well as our diversity are key to our success and continuing innovation.

An innovative place to work

There’s never been a more exciting time to work at Shell.

Join us and you’ll be adding your talent and imagination to a business with the ambition to shape the future – whether by investing in oil, gas, and renewable energy to meet demand, exploring new ways to store energy, or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently, everyone at Shell does their part.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we are nurturing an inclusive environment – one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills, and reach your potential.

  • We’re creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply, and we’ll take it from there.
  • We’re closing the gender gap – whether that’s through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.
  • We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.



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