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  • Job reference: RMS0221026

Mechanical Technician

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 06/01/2020
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
In anticipation of a transition to a 2/3 rota we would like to invite people to apply for the position of Mechanical Technician on a provisional basis.

The Mechanical Technician will complete planned routine maintenance, fault diagnostics and corrective maintenance of all mechanical equipment. Effective maintenance of mechanical equipment allows to meet safety and business targets to allow delivery of increased uptime and reliability.

Principal Accountabilities:
* Contributes to a culture of continuous HSSE performance improvement.
* Ensure that Mechanical Maintenance activities on the Brae Platforms fully comply with practices including safe systems of work.
* Actively contribute to assist the Maintenance Team achieve outstanding performance in meeting HES Targets
* Complete routine maintenance, fault diagnosis and corrective maintenance of mechanical equipment.
* Ensure Safety Critical Routines are completed on time and compliance targets are met.
* Carry out front line maintenance on all Mechanical equipment.
* Where defects are identified ensure work orders are raised.
* Ensure work of specialist vendors conforms to procedures.
* Assist Operations Technicians as required.
* Completion of comprehensive shift handovers
* Record detailed daily logs on the status of equipment that has been worked on
* Ensure compliance with offshore maintenance plans.
* Contribute towards optimisation of maintenance and minimise equipment downtime by critically assessing maintenance practices with the Maintenance Team Leader
* Complete detailed end of trip handover in compliance with Handover Procedures
* Maintain Cost Control by ensuring effective Maintenance is being carried out
* Demonstrate an active performance mindset to others within maintenance team, focus behaviours on safe working and optimising maintenance against key targets under the direction of the Maintenance Team Leader

The Company:
My Client is a global market leader among the worlds integrated energy companies - applying innovative technologies to discover and develop valuable energy resources, providing high-quality products to the marketplace to meet growing energy needs and is proud to be a part of this vital industry and has a net Income of over $3.5 billion.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Qualifications required:
Completion of a recognised Mechanical Apprenticeship - SVQ Level 3 or equivelant
HNC in Engineering: Mechanical
Minimum Industry Safety Training (MIST)

Skills required:
Small Bore Tubing (SBT001)
Bolted Joint Integrity (MJI10)

Experience required:
Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role
Previous Experience working on a fixed installation preferred
Experience of work on all types of rotating equipment
Experience of Pressure Testing / Working with Pressure
Experience of investigating / repairing / replacing Mechanical Seals
Experience of investigating / repairing / replacing Bearing Mainteance

Specialised Job Knowledge:
Laser Alignment
PSV Recertification (Pilot & Conventional)
Level 1 Plant Inspector
Bolted Joint Integrity - Grayloc (MJI11)

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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