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Electronics Technician (downhole tools) - VR/24502

Status: Permanent
Location: Aberdeen
Ref: VR/24502 S
Rate: Available Upon Request

We are supporting our client in their search for an Electronics Technician.


Purpose of the Role:

To conduct the assembly, repair and testing delivery of a range of downhole and surface electro- mechanical / hydraulic assemblies for use in oil and gas well applications.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assembling / building electronic components of downhole tools.
  • Assembling / building hydromechanical components of downhole tools.
  • Assembling / building electronic assemblies of surface equipment.
  • Conducting factory acceptance testing and system integration testing.
  • Recording all relevant QC information.
  • Where required conducting witnessing of assembled parts and assisting in training of junior personnel.
  • Following QHSE procedures and ensuring culture of continuous improvement.
  • Conducting fault finding as required on defective tools and systems.
  • Performing maintenance and repairing all products.
  • Participating when testing new and modified technology, include running and control of the flow loop.
  • Participating in testing programs at third party locations.
  • Ensuring that all workshop tasks are organised and controlled in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Contributing to design and development of tools wherever possible.
  • Assisting with stock control and management.




  • HND in electronics related discipline.



  • University degree in electronics / automation engineering.


Skills / Knowledge:


  • Strong technical understanding of downhole tools and operation.
  • Strong technical capability with analogue and digital electronic systems.
  • Strong soldering and wiring skills.
  • Demonstrable experience in building electromechanical / hydraulic systems.
  • Experienced in high pressure testing.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, wiring diagrams, assembly prints and parts lists and follow formal procedures and maintenance practices.
  • Strong computing IT skills and be able proficient in the use of Microsoft suite of programs.
  • Demonstrate an ability to work unsupervised and exercise initiative to resolve potential problems.
  • Demonstrate a strong ability under pressure to meet client delivery expectations.
  • Ability to contrast, test and qualify electronics systems.



  • Experience with completions, logging, MWD or downhole monitoring systems.
  • Experience with design of micro controller firmware.
  • Experience in testing prototype tools.
  • Experience with the testing of downhole and hydraulic systems.
  • Experience of high temperature electronics systems.
  • Willing to undertake offshore installations and trials.

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