Operations Engineer – Interventions - VR/29767

Status: Permanent
Location: Kintore
Rate: Available Upon Request

Currently recruiting for an experienced Operations Engineer - Interventions on a permanent staff basis for an oil and gas service company based in Kintore, Aberdeenshire. This role will involve occasional offshore/field/international travel - therefore applicants must be willing to do this.


Reporting to the Director of Operations, UK, the Operations Engineer will have the following main duties & responsibilities:

  • Providing technical assurance to both client and company personnel as required.
  • Providing technical support and assurance to all company regional entities as required.
  • Assisting with the management of the asset fleet.
  • Assisting with the development of new systems and technology.
  • Managing all aspects of project work and ensure that the work delivered adheres to company quality procedures, international codes, client requirements and specifications.
  • Managing and coordinating efficiency improvement projects.
  • Assisting in the creation and approval of training materials and standard operating procedures.
  • Preparing standards for operations to support the improvement of the global standardisation process.
  • Assisting with commercial support on opportunities, proposals and tenders.


Workshop/Field Support:

  • Asset overhauls/maintenance.
  • Builds.
  • Testing.
  • FAT
  • Field.


Standard Documentation & Training Materials:

  • Creating, revision, development and standardisation.


Technical Support for Projects:

  • Document updates and reviews.
  • Risk reviews.
  • Operational (site) planning.
  • NCI support.
  • Field support/on call support.
  • Attending design/operations meetings.


Product Development

  • Inputting to, and reviewing of, product development activities.
  • Managing the preventative maintenance programmes for intervention products.
  • Reliability monitoring.
  • Designing support.


Operations Department Support

  • Stock management.
  • Assisting with training as required.
  • Creating manufacturing requests as required.
  • Creating ERFs/ECRs as required.
  • Creating ATRF’s as required.
  • Conducting equipment trials as required.
  • CAPEX creation for new asset/asset improvement.
  • Managing CAPEX projects.
  • Managing upgrade projects.
  • Asset management and tracking.
  • Asset maintenance records.
  • Creating/reviewing/approving intervention training material.
  • Supporting interventions training activities with Regional Teams.
  • Improving projects.



  • A Degree qualification in a Mechanical Engineering discipline, or similar, would be preferred.
  • Previous experience in a similar Operations Engineer type role, directly within the North Sea oil and gas industry, is essential.
  • Applicants will be expected to be time served, experienced technicians who have experience with similar hardware.
  • Applicants should have project, client, and supplier management experience.
  • Applicants should have research and development experience.
  • Experience with intervention equipment is essential.
  • Experience with hot tap machines would be preferred.


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