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Static Mechanical Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £75 per hour

  • Contact:

    Theo King

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  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 037

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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Job Role - Static Mechanical Engineer

Location - Aberdeen

Contact Length - 12 Months

Pay Rate - £75 hour (INSIDE IR35)


My client is looking for a chartered engineer who has extensive experience working on offshore/onshore projects in the Oil + Gas industry who can bring vast amounts of technical knowledge in this field.

Day to day duties:

  • Define and drive short, medium and long term improvements for offshore operations whilst being accountable for providing mechanical engineering support to the offshore sector.
  • Ensure that reliability and availability of all the relevant static mechanical equipment is optimised to sure the safety of the asset is upheld and the targets for production are met.
  • Act as the first line for all onshore project support and troubleshooting, including fact/fault finding queries are handled relating to static mechanical equipment. This will include the day to day delivery of mechanical engineering support for site operations related queries/activities/risks to deliver safe reliable and compliant operations
  • Ensure there is good communications between the wider engineering team and identify ways in which this could be improved.
  • Have the ability to support management of change reviews of any plant modifications, as well as being able to review deferral of safety critical risk managements.
  • Develop excellent working relationships with the teams of offshore production operations, discipline engineers and others as appropriate
  • Understand the mechanical engineering risks are understood, controlled and continuously reduced.
  • Performs follow-up actions and observations from self-verification checks that ae related to mechanical engineering.


  • Degree in engineering or relevant experience and professional qualification
  • Professional accreditation e.g. chartered engineer (UK)
  • SIGNIFICANT EXPERINCE in either an internal or external engineering role
  • Offshore/onshore experience on an operating site
  • Technical knowledge and experience in engineering and someone who has a sound knowledge of relevant codes of industry including standards and regulations and he ability to initiate guidance on the appropriate designs and systems