Senior Electrical Engineer Job at WTS Energy

WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industries. We supply engineers and consultants to our clients' projects and operations, and perform employment outsourcing services such as workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries and is operational in over 50 countries.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Location: Bonny Site, Rivers
Industry: Engineering and Construction
Starting date: January 1, 2024
Project: BONNY NLNG Train 7  
Duration of the contract: 18 months (extendible)
Rotation: 28×28 (Off days are not paid days)

Job Description

  • The Engineer executes the activities within the area of responsibility, ensuring the compliance with the QA/QC and HSE requirements.

Tasks include:
Development Technology know how and Commercial support:

  • Provide technical support


  • Provide technical support

Bidding phase/Commercial proposal development:

  • Analyse and understand Tender documentation
  • Take part in electrical system design review
  • Coordinate material quantities and weights (MTOs) estimation
  • Prepare bill of quantities for erection works cost estimation
  • Identify technical queries, deviations an d alternatives to be submitted
  • Implement bidding methodologies, design criteria and guidelines
  • Define and issue request for quotation and relevant Technical Bid Tabulation for items not estimated in house
  • Support Electrical Lead to define manhours estimation

Project Execution (Job progress and completion):

  • Review Client technical documentation and requirements
  • Take part in definition of electrical engineering requirements
  • Prepare Project design criteria for electrical system
  • Prepare technical documentation (e.g. specifications, data sheets) for electrical equipment and materials
  • Check and review technical documentation according to Project and Saipem procedur es
  • Prepare Purchase Requisitions and bids technical evaluation
  • Perform check and review of Vendor technical documentation
  • Provide technical support to Procurement in purchasing and to Post order in expediting and testing
  • Develop electrical system plant design (e.g. cable routings, grounding) and substations arrangements
  • Define the configuration of the electrical system and the single line diagram
  • Perform electrical system calculation and studies (e.g. power demand, load flow, short circuit, transient stability, motor starting) to define the equipment rating
  • Prepare relay and metering schemes, protective relays coordination study and setting tables
  • Define the functional philosophies for the electrical system control (power management, synchronization, load shedding, reacceleration and restarting) and control system architecture
  • Perform power cables sizing
  • Define typical installation details, bulk materials selection and take off (MTOs)
  • Define bill of quantities and prepare technical documentation for electrical system installation


  • Experience: 10 Years of On/offshore EPC project experience
  • National: Nigerian.

Dayrate: N57,000 - N62,000