Construction Mechanical Superintendent

Date: 28/06/2022
Place of work: Turkey


Job Title:

Mechanical Superintendent, MSP


PIR 412801860


Gemlik Gubre

Job Location:

Bursa, Turkey

Job type/Contract:

Temporary, start date ASAP

Working Hours:

10h per day 6 days a week

Salary range:

Competitive salary package with benefits


  • Single status;
  • Transport and accommodation allowances;
  • Mobilisation/Demobilisation tickets;
  • Health Insurance;
  • Life insurance.

Job summary/Role description

The Project relates to the implementation of a new Urea and UAN (Urea Ammonium Nitrate solution) plant in Gemlik, 125 km south of Istanbul, Turkey.

The plant will have the capacity of 1,640 MTPD of Granular Urea and 500 MTPD of UAN, and will run on the market leading urea technology of Stamicarbon, a fully owned subsidiary of the Maire Tecnimont Group. The Scope of Work concerns the execution of engineering, supply of all equipment and materials and construction and erection works.

Mechanical Superintendent, MSP, is responsible for coordination of all Mechanical Construction activities of the Project.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Manages the fabrication, construction and installation of furnaces & reformers;
  • Manages Installation of all Mechanical, Piping, Insulation, Electrical and Instrumentation equipment;
  • Ensures that the performance of the mechanical subcontractor(s) is carefully monitored in terms of schedule, quality and cost and coordinates the necessary recovery actions whenever detect deviation from schedule or specifications;
  • Monitors actual works to ensure adhering to engineering design, quality and project schedule;
  • Supervises surveying, inspection and testing of structures;
  • Controls and approves the Method Statements submitted by the Subcontractors, ensuring their correct application on the field;
  • Coordinates all necessary recovery actions whenever detect deviation from schedule or specifications under the guidance of Construction manager;
  • Checks that the equipment and manpower employed by the Subcontractor are adequate and that the works performed by the Subcontractor conform to design documents, Safety regulations, and to the Quality level fixed by the same;
  • Prepare the non-conformity register for each Subcontractor and co-ordinate nonconformity resolution;
  • Detect any design errors, and where possible rectify the same or request the Site Engineer to make the necessary changes;
  • Ensures the implementation of all the HSE procedures and standards;
  • Directly participates to the HSE activities at Site for his position in the HSE plan and related procedure.
  • Person Specification

Knowledge & Qualifications

  • University Degree or Diploma in relevant discipline or equivalent.


  • Relevant experience in construction/modernisation of industrial sector/ EPC projects large Fertilizer plants;
  • Experience in static equipment erection;
  • Experience in site assembly Tanks and API650;
  • HVAC installation experience is mandatory;
  • Cooling Tower Erection experience is mandatory;
  • Experience in static/rotating equipment;
  • At least 3 years of experience in the specific discipline;
  • Experience working on Contractor side;
  • Similar role covered in last three projects of comparable size.

Skills and Abilities

  • Native Turkish speaker;
  • Fluent English;
  • Excellent IT and analytical skills;
  • Attention to detail, excellent communications skills;
  • Strong interpersonal, team-oriented skills, self-motivation and direction, with strong bias toward timely performance and problem resolution.

Special Requirements and Comments

Only Turkish nationals with significant experience, consistent with the relevant field, will be considered for this position.

Only spontaneous candidates will be considered for this role.