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  • Job reference: RMS0196724

Electrical / Mechanical Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 22/10/2018
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
The Client is a rapid growth Engineering Services business focused on maximising economic recovery in the oil and gas industry. They deliver a variety of technical services that help their clients improve operational efficiency within their businesses. This is a new role to support the growing team.
Please note, applicants may be required to complete aptitude testing as part of our recruitment process.

Duties & Key Responsibilities
* Fault finding, repair and commissioning of control systems & associated packages (including rotating equipment systems, etc) and development and deployment of retrofit systems. Including provision of all supporting documents and drawings as necessary based on client SDRLs and management of FAT and SAT activities
* Offshore maintenance, surveys and condition monitoring of equipment
* Working on and offshore, on short term ad-hoc projects, both independently and as part of a team

Skills & Training
* Possess significant technical knowledge across a range of technical engineering disciplines
* Knowledge of rotating equipment application, from performance requirement to specification
* Knowledge in the design, configuration, commissioning and fault finding of monitoring protection system typically used in the oil & gas industry for rotating equipment (e.g. Bently Nevada 7200/3300/3500/1701 etc, System1; Metrix Setpoint, and; legacy Ruston, Solar and Dresser Systems)
* Skills in system commissioning and testing in an offshore environment

* Be degree qualified in a technical discipline
* Experience working in a similar position
* Hold up to date current offshore certification
* Have experience working offshore
* Be willing to mobilise offshore at short notice, on an ad-hoc basis
* Have basic computer knowledge and experience using MS office packages

Nice to have:
* Understanding of ATEX regulations
* Small bore tubing qualifications
* Experience with engineering software packages (e.g. MatLab, Labview etc)
* Familiarity in the use of data collectors (including: VibXpert; Ultraprobe; Zonicbook; Ultrasonic flowmeters Flir P & T Series Cameras; Strainbook; B&K Sound Meters, etc)
* Familiar with a large range of sensor calibrators, including wowbulators and shakers
* Experience working in a small company

Personal Attributes & Other Requirements
* Resilient and tenacious
* Ability to think laterally and creatively to develop innovative plans and solutions
* Ability to communicate directly to all groups and individuals at all levels
* Ability to work well under pressure and within tight deadlines
* Enjoys problem solving

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

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