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Electronic / Mechanical Engineer

Posted on Jan 24, 2019 by Metron

Inverurie, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom
Oil & Gas
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Job Description

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 and protection systems typically used in the oil & gas industry for rotating equipment (e.g. Bently Nevada 7200/3300/3500 etc, System1, MetrixSetpoint; and legacy Ruston, Solar and Dresser Systems)
  • Skills in system commissioning and testing in an offshore environment



  • Be degree qualified in a technical discipline
  • Have 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, Labviewetc)
  • Familiarity in the use of data collectors and inspection equipment (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 wobulators 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

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £35,000.00 /year

Reference: 632253925