Commissioning Manager

Job Overview


Commissioning Manager

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program life cycle within the Government Services and Hydrocarbons sectors. KBR employs approximately 34,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries

Job Requirement

We are looking for a Commissioning Manager to work on EPCM portfolio of projects under a general service agreement to be based in Basra, Iraq for 28/28 rotation.

Job Responsibility and Requirement

  • The Commissioning Manager shall be responsible for the Commissioning of the new facilities. He will participate in the development of the Operational readiness Plan and ensure that all FPD and CSU plans are developed and implemented on the project.
  • The commissioning responsibilities for the new facilities have to be discussed and agreed with QPH and Asset responsible for the plant.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop project Commissioning and Start-up (CSU) bases
  • Set up Systemization (define commissioning systems)
  • Define CSU activities per Commissioning System
  • Set up activity description-logic relationships-resources/vendor support/special tools-temporary facilities-durations
  • Set up system testing scope
  • Develop Work Execution Flow Scheme (WEFS)
  • Develop project commissioning plans, integrate commissioning activities into project execution plan
  • Provide CSU schedule input into overall project plans
  • Develop Commissionable System Definition
  • Develop Commissioning & Start up Activity List
  • Develop Commissioning Consumables List and commissioning spares in Espire.
  • Develop and implement Project to Asset Transfer Plan (P2A) plan comprising of physical assets with system turnover team and the Information Management Documents
  • Drive the Flawless Project Delivery (FPD) with a focused ownership on the FPD deliverables specific for the CSU areas
  • Manage interface with the Asset’s operations & maintenance functions
  • Manage support and interface with the P&T’s ORA functions

Experience required:

  • Minimum 20+ years of experience required
  • Minimum 14-15+ Years of experience in Oil & gas industry
  • 10 years in Oil and  Gas Operations or Project Engineering positions, with experience in Commissioning & Start-up
  • Should have been a Manager for minimum 7+ years


  • Bachelor honours degree in a relevant engineering discipline from a recognised institution.


  • Master’s degree in a relevant engineering discipline.

Interested and suitable candidates please apply for the role. Suitable candidates will be contacted directly