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Gun Loader

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Technician
  • Date posted: 26/06/2019
  • Job reference: VR/44439
This vacancy has now expired.
Raeburn Recruitment are assisting our client, a major Oil & Gas service company with a requirement for a Gun Loader. This is a permanent opportunity.

The Gun Loader has the principal responsibility for loading the Guns, keeping up to date the explosive inventory control list, ordering explosives and ensuring that the Perforation Equipment like GUN adapters, consumables and related equipment is maintained to the highest standards.

Duties will include:

Learns, through organised seminars and personal study, the operational and technical characteristics of the Perforating Equipment and keeps current with new Perfo and Gun Loading updates.
Promotes the importance of Service Quality.
Assists in the development and coaching of less senior Gun loaders and Operators.
Assists Field Engineers and Field Specialists with the Gun maintenance sections of their program training.
Conducts training session to reflect new techniques in maintenance, loading operations, and technical alerts related to Gun loading and related to that.
Performs quality checks strictly, as per procedure, and according to the defined schedule.
Modifies equipment in a timely manner and only in line with official modification releases.
Actively uses InTouch Support both for technical solutions and for knowledge sharing.
Understands and helps drive the World Wide Service Quality Plan within the location.
Ensures that maintenance records are always exported and imported with equipment transfers.
Promotes the move to new technology, standardisation and timely replacement of old technology.
Continuous updating of explosive inventory control system and ordering explosives based on upcoming operation activity.
Follows the company policies and procedures on health, safety and environment.
Conducts unsafe act and hazardous situation audits / identification.
Understands and complies with company rules and local regulations.

Essential skills required:

This position requires non-technical skills, in particular the ability to communicate clearly with superiors and engineers. Candidates should be able to communicate in both written and spoken English. Computer skills are required for inventory control system.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required