Mechanical Maintenance Technician

20 Jul 2019
05 Aug 2019
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently recruiting for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join the core team on Premier Oil Balmoral, 2/3 rotation. The successful candidate will support the day-to-day running of the platform by safely performing mechanical maintenance tasks on platform utility and production equipment.

With respect to the maintenance group, this role is accountable for maintaining a positive safety culture ensuring that all tasks are carried out within the law and company policies & procedures.

Primary Accountabilities:
  • Maintenance of mechanical equipment including pumps, compressors, turbines, valves, gearboxes, pipe work, tanks, pressure vessels, hydraulic systems and associated support frames.
  • Installation and maintenance of certified mechanical equipment in hazardous areas.
  • Inspection of relevant devices including rotating equipment, valves, pipe work & flanges.
  • Suggest changes to mechanical equipment to improve plant safety, efficiency and reliability.
  • Execute work to Premier standards including bolt torquing and tensioning.
  • Conduct isolations (spading/de-spading) to conform to Safe System of Work.
  • Tidiness and cleanliness of worksite conditions.
  • Mentor Apprentices in conjunction with Supervisors.
  • In conjunction with your supervisor progress and complete training plans as identified by your annual appraisal and competency matrix.
  • Minimise wastage in all areas of work e.g. un-used materials returned to stock.
Business & Industry Experience:
  • Experience Offshore Platform equipment or similar
  • Understanding of Platform safety procedures and culture - ability to work within these
Educational Attainments:
  • Time served in recognised trade apprenticeship / S/NVQ

Company Overview
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com  

Diversity Statement
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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