Accessibility Links

Mechanical Engineer

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Mechanical
  • Date posted: 29/07/2019
  • Job reference: VR/44488
This vacancy has now expired.
Raeburn Recruitment are assisting our client, a leading industrial services provider to the Oil & Gas industry, with a requirement for a Mechanical Engineer. This is a permanent position based in Aberdeen, with offshore trips required.


To provide professional competent mechanical engineering guidance and advice based on sound engineering practices in support of operations, projects and contracts both offshore and onshore.

The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for providing professional, competent mechanical engineering support, guidance and advice to Project Engineers ensuring that they have access to technical knowledge and expertise in ensuring that projects are engineered to the highest standard required of technical integrity.

Providing sound engineering guidance and advice on matters of Mechanical Technical Integrity, including Operations, Projects and Decommissioning group
Liaise effectively with other discipline engineers to ensure projects are engineered to highest standard taking into consideration all project requirements
Ensure projects follow standard gate decision process, i.e. Appraise, Select, Define, Execute, Operate
Ensure the client and company Management of Change process is complied with, ensuring Engineering Change Requests are prioritised and dealt with in a timely manner
Liaise with sub-contractors, e.g. .engineering consultancies, piping surveyors, engineering fabricators, etc. to ensure that materials and services are planned and co-ordinated to align with client planning process and milestones
Provide technical support to project engineers for client shutdown/TAR outages, attend planning meetings when required.
Monitor project progress and update activity planning meetings with clients and company Project Engineers
Preparation of comprehensive project work packs, including method statements, resources and material requirements
Carrying out visits to offshore assets as required


BEng/MEng Mech Engineering
CEng (desirable)
Member of Engineering Institute, e.g. IMechE, IStructE,
Good working knowledge of relevant industry engineering codes and standards, e.g. API 610; ASME 8 and B31 series, PED, ISO 19900:2019
Good knowledge of offshore industry regulations, COMAH, Safety Case Regs, PFEER, DCR

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.

Similar jobs