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  • Job reference: RMS0123927

Hardware/Electrical Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 23/05/2013
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our Client provides oilfield products, systems and services for customers in the oil and gas industry world-wide. The company's knowledge and technologies span from reservoir to production and through the life of a field. The company employs approximately 25 000 people in more than 30 countries. They apply the knowledge and create and use technologies that deliver their customers' solutions.

The Role:
Executing the development, qualification, implementation, test, and maintenance of hardware/electrical development workscopes.
Ensure allocated workscopes are produced within budget and timescale.
Assist with estimates of effort and best technical solution.
Ensure all work activities are in accordance with company procedures.
Produce technical investigations and reports.
Working offshore/overseas as the role requires.
Identifying processes and patterns of work areas and recommending procedures to improve standardisation and consistency of approach to the Manager.
Monitoring trends and new products in the marketplace, which could benefit the company, and recommending to Manager/Lead.
Technical overview and control of suppliers supplying hardware/electrical services and equipment to assigned workscopes. Work with Manager to ensure ongoing, consistent and quality service from these suppliers.
Production of drawings/documentation for assigned workscopes within the SAP document approval cycle.
Demonstrate commitment to operating System procedures and the processes of continuous improvement.
In addition to the duties listed, the jobholder is required to perform other duties assigned by his/her Manager from time to time.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Degree or HNC/HND with relevant industry experience in an electrical or electronic background.
• Experience within a design environment, preferably within Oil and Gas Subsea Controls Industry.
• Knowledge subsea oil and gas upstream process control systems.
• Knowledge of networking and an understanding of communication protocols: RS232, RS485, Modbus RTU and TCP/IP etc.
• Knowledge of PLC & SCADA control systems: e.g. Allen Bradley ControlLogix, Siemens, ICONICS HMI etc.
• Knowledge of Windows based control systems.
• Knowledge of topside Master Control Station MCS, Electrical Power Unit EPU and variants.
• Understanding/experience in working with ISO 9001 operating procedures.
• Understanding/experience of IEC 61508.
• Understanding/experience of SAP.
• Familiar with AutoCAD tools and 2D drawing packages.
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