Current Vacancies

We are always on the look-out for talented professionals with power plant experience and currently have open positions in many international locations:

  • [-] Quality Control Managers - USA

    Shanahan Engineering is seeking Quality Control Managers for assignments on a power contract located in Texas. Previous experience in this industry in a power plant equipment environment - fixed price packages, or rotating equipment new build environment, would be advantageous.

    Job Description

    Position: Quality Control Manager
    Location: USA
    Length of Assignment: 12 months
    Start Date: 1st Aug 2019

    Requirements- in general:

    QCM shall perform the following quality-related activities in support of the Phase 1 implementation effort:

    Assist with the development of project schedule, definable features of work (DFOWs), and associated safety and quality requirements.

    In cooperation with Siemens Government Technologies (SGT), create the project Quality Control Plan and all related reports.

    Monitor construction work as it is being conducted onsite and stop work for safety and/or quality reasons if necessary.

    Monitor, track, inspect, and record material and equipment for conformance with project specifications and requirements (including FARs).

    Maintain, distribute, and archive daily quality reports, issue-logs, and other quality-related reporting as required.

    Assist with resolution of quality issues with internal and external organizations.

    Provide on-site assistance with quality, safety, environmental, and compliance efforts. Participate in job site inspections, walk-throughs, final walk-through, job closeout & acceptance documentation.

     

     

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

     

  • [-] DCS Engineers with Siemens SPPA-T3000

    DCS Engineers with Siemens SPPA-T3000 experience required for ongoing assignment work medium to long term. Interested in all versions : SPPA-T3000 Control System, SPPA-D3000 Diagnostic Suite, SPPA-E3000 IEC 61850 Electrical Solutions, SPPA-P3000 Process Optimization Software, SPPA-M3000 Energy Management Software, SPPA-R3000 Turbine Controls, and SPPA-S3000 Simulator.

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

  • [-] Commissioning and Start Up Managers

    Commissioning and Start Up Managers required for projects worldwide on CCPP, coal and oil fired power plant. Leaders both technically and managerially are needed in an expanding corporate team for Projects and Consultancy. Experience on GE, Alstom, Siemens, Mitsubishi, Hitachi equipment of all capacities.

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

  • [-] Technical Clerk/Administrator - United Kingdom

    We are seeking a Technical Clerk/Administrator for a 12-month assignment plus on a Biomass energy power plant based in Teesside, UK. Previous experience in this industry would be advantageous. 

    Job Description
    Position: Technical Clerk/Administrator
    Location: Teesside, UK
    Start Date: asap, May 2019

    Requirements:

    Location: Tees Rep Project.

    Safety passport required,

    Based in our on-site office.

    Electrical scope, competent at reading text (from a drawing) and typing it into a computer

    Printing cable numbers on tags in preparation for them being installed by the construction team.

     

     

     

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

  • [-] Electrical Engineer - Ireland

    We are seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer for a six month (plus) assignment on a large O&G plant located in the west of Ireland. The work requires some previous experience in this industry or in large scale industrial projects. 

     

    Job Description

    Position: Electrical Engineer
    Location: West of Ireland
    Length of Assignment: 6 - 8 months
    Start Date: Immediate
    Eight to ten years of experience in the electrical field within the oil and gas industry or similar.
    Engineering degree.
    Knowledge of the ATEX directives and hazardous area equipment selection and installation.
    Knowledge of the operation and maintenance of electrical generation systems both HV and LV.
    Knowledge of the power management systems including load shedding, tripping and power measurement i.e. VT’s and CT’s.
    Understanding or experience of the following topics and system types,
    • Electrical safety standards
    • Electrical protection relays, including settings, testing, and operations.
    • HV & LV switchgear, operation, maintenance, testing, and switching.
    • Hazardous area heat trace systems
    • Cathodic Protection systems both sacrificial and impressed current
    • DC battery systems including chargers and UPS’s
    • Atex directives / ET101 / Health and safety directives
    • Hazops & Hazids for electrical projects
    • Risk assessments and mitigation where site performance standards are not met.
    • Knowledge of electrical Arc flash

     

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     To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

     

     

     

  • [-] Board Operators - Philippines

    We are urgently looking for experienced Board Operators who have experience in Start-up and Operating a Coal Powered Plant from cold. This is an immediate need to join our team on a Coal Fired Power Plant in the Philippines.

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

  • [-] Power Management Systems Engineer Scada (PMS) - Saudi Arabia

    We are currently looking for an experienced Power Management Systems Engineer Scada (PMS) to join our team on a CCPP Project in Saudi Arabia.

     

    Description:

    Manage PMS and technical expertise in the integration and automation of PMS, related industrial controls & PLCs, utilizing industry protocols (IEC-61850, DNP, Modbus), Ethernet systems, and industry SCADA practices 

    Engineer, manage and configure the human-machine interface for an electric power system using HMI software for PMS.
    Engineer and manage and analyze client specifications and design excel-sheet to standardize panel manufacturing 
    Engineer and manage, create and maintain detailed Power Management Systems design documents, reports, checklists, test reports, and deliverables
    Review and validate Automation and Electrical drawings

    Overview: Engineering of Data Acquisition, Power System Supervision, Power System Control, Power System Automation, I & C System IEDS, Instrument transformers, transducers, communications port switches, RTU’s, Metering, Digital fault recorders, Load tap changers, Recloser controllers, Time Synchronisation source IED’s, Protocol gateway, HMI, PLC, Protective Relays, Comms Processor, Communications Protocols, AMR, HMI if possible.

     

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

     

     

  • [-] Power Systems Automation Engineer SCADA (PSA) - Saudi Arabia

    We are currently looking for an experienced Power Systems Automation Engineer (PSA) to join our team on a CCPP Project in Saudi Arabia.

    The applicant must:

    • Have technical expertise in software, integration, and automation, industrial controls, PLCs, industry protocols (IEC-61850, DNP, Modbus), Ethernet systems, and industry SCADA practices 

    • Be able to configure the human-machine interface for electric power system using HMI software 
    • Analyze client specifications and design excel-sheet to standardize panel manufacturing 
    • Create and maintain detailed design documents & deliverables
    • Review and validate electrical drawings

    Overview: Utilising and developing I&C devices to perform automatic decision making and control of the power system.

     

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

     

     

  • [-] I.T. Operations Manager - Dublin, Ireland

    We are currently seeing an I.T. Operations Manager, for our head office in Dublin, Ireland

    Overview

    In summary, the role is to plan, direct, coordinate and execute all activities required to ensure the delivery, maintenance, and support of Shanahan Engineering’s Information Technology Infrastructure, including hardware, software, and network to provide consistently high quality and reliable service to onsite and remote users.

    Shanahan Engineering is headquartered our of Dublin, Ireland, with operational offices across the world, including the USA, UK, South Africa, Hong Kong, and Saudi Arabia.

    Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities

        • Direct daily operations of IT Support Department, analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, developing standards and setting deadlines.
        • Schedule installations and software upgrades and solicit cooperation and resolve problems.
        • Review project plans to plan and coordinate project activity.
        • Assign and reviews the work of Vendor Support Technicians.
        • Provide users with technical support for computer problems.
        • Ensure that data security and control steps are taken to ensure data control, data safety, and disaster recovery.
        • Stay up-to-date with advances in technology.
        • Consult with users, management, vendors, and technicians to assess computing needs and system requirements.
        • Work with senior management to evaluate the organization's technology use and needs and recommend improvements.
        • Stay current on trends and changes within the IT management field.
        • Prepare and review operational reports and project progress reports.
        • Evaluate data processing proposals to assess project feasibility and requirements.
        • Provide technical support and troubleshooting of hardware.
        • Assist in developing user training communications, materials, and procedures.
        • Ensure that new computer specifications are well documented, that new computers are consistently configured to meet SE software standards, and that follow up needed by the users of those new computers is minimized.
        • Provide day to day direction to and supervision of vendor support technicians helping each client support technician to grow in their capacity and value to the business.
        • Operate Shanahan Engineering Information Systems ITIL based ITSM systems.
        • Manage the IT Team to provide support and maintenance of the IT equipment and Network to ensure functionality & availability to users across the business.

    Key Attributes

        • Strong indirect management and leadership skills
        • Customer focused
        • Proficiency in ITIL ITSM practice
        • Strong written and verbal communication at all levels
        • Capable of delivering results in a diverse, ever-changing environment
        • Strong facilitation, listening and conflict resolution skills
        • Accepts accountability and program ownership
        • Ability to operate successfully in a matrix organization
        • Data focused decision maker

     

    To apply for this position, click here to upload your CV or you can contact our resourcing team directly via se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

     

     

Join Our Team

With four decades of experience providing engineering expertise to some of the world’s largest power stations, we have a sterling reputation for supplying talented teams that deliver results time and time again. To view the full list of power plant positions and functions that Shanahan Engineering recruits in all international locations Click here or contact our recruitment team directly: se-recruitment@shanahaneng.ie

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