Maintenanace Technician - Mechanical (Onshore)

England, Barrow-In-Furness
23 May 2019
06 Jun 2019
Lesley Thompson
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Maintenance Technician - Mechanical (Onshore)

Ref No:14362

Project: Spirit Energy

Location: Barrow in Furness- Onshore

Duration: 6 months

Start Date: 01/06/2019

Worley is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Technician - Mechanical (Onshore) for 6 Months.

We are looking for a highly motivated candidate to join our onshore team

Key aims and objectives:

  • To ensure that the performance and availability of mechanical equipment meets the standards required to achieve safety, production and environmental targets
  • To execute all activities safely and efficiently to agreed work plans, safety management system requirements and best working practices

Role Requirements:

  • Carry out planned maintenance in accordance with the requirements of the planned maintenance system
  • Assisting with the co-ordination of spare part requirements and optimising of spares stock levels
  • Carrying out unplanned maintenance as required
  • Minimising downtime and contributing to the achievement of production targets
  • Preparing technical reports
  • Fault finding and rectification for mechanical equipment.
  • Carry out mechanical isolations, and work-site inspections



  • Recognised Mechanical Engineering apprenticeship or equivalent training scheme
  • HNC in Mechanical Engineering
  • NVQ/SVQ Level 3 certification in Maintenance
  • MJI10 Training, must be current i.e. within previous 12 months or current TMJI10


  • Assembling/tightening bolted flange connections
  • Flange make up assessment
  • Pressure hydrotesting certificate
  • Use of abrasive wheels certificate
  • TMJI10&11 (to be completed as post mobilisation training on a 3 yearly refresher)


  • Knowledge of hydrocarbon production systems and associated hazards
  • Good knowledge of heavy duty rotating equipment
  • Knowledge of rotating equipment condition monitoring techniques
  • Understanding of fire and gas detection and ESD systems
  • Fully familiar with the permit to work system and isolation procedures

Personal qualities, aptitudes and skills

  • Motivated and eager to contribute to continuous improvement both at a personal level and at a platform team level.
  • Adhere to SHE principles, demonstrating commitment to safety through language, willingness to learn, behaviour and actions, complying with Worley safety practices and committed to zero tolerance of unsafe acts.
  • Good verbal, written and problem solving skills
  • Good IT skills, building on existing proficiency and developing competence in the Company's and/or Client's CMMS
  • Thorough and reliable worker showing attention to detail and a focus on achieving objectives in the most safe and efficient manner
  • Deal with third parties in a professional manner
  • Must be able to work flexibly as part of a team on own initiative, with little supervision
  • Must work at all times in the best interest of Worley and comply with the requirements of the Company's and/or the Client's Safety Management System (SMS)

Competencies - technical

  • Must have the necessary competencies in mechanical discipline to carry out routine, corrective, breakdown and condition maintenance
  • Able to carry out fault finding and installation, isolation and re-instatement of equipment
  • Ability to carry out work-site inspections
  • Able to read, interpret and mark up mechanical technical schematic drawings to as built status