Instrument Technician (Maintenance)


Instrument Technician

Key Skills: Instrument Technician, Instrument Maintenance, Offshore
Location: North Sea

Contract: 31st July – 21st August (1 TRIP)
Salary / Package: PAYE Day rate, plus holiday accrual
Timeframe: ASAP

Recruitment Partner: Airswift                Account Manager: Karen Robertson

Key words: Instrument Technician, Instrument Maintenance, Offshore

Our business
Our Oil & Gas Operator client are recruiting for Instrument Technicians’ to support maintenance and operations on a North Sea Platform for short term cover. 

Key Responsibilities and background:

  • Carry out maintenance activities in accordance with the client and industry standard policies and procedures
  • Ensure equipment, systems and work sites are reinstated to the required standard
  • Utilise ISSOW system to act as PA, control worksite and liaise with the AA
  • Support Instrument, Control vendors & Subcontractors
  • Provide guidance and support for all team members in terms of Instrumental technical issues
  • Ensure work history is comprehensively recorded in line with data quality requirements for maintenance related activity
  • Stand in for Instrument Team Lead  as required when identified and suitably trained
  • Carry out emergency response duties as required
  • Actively contribute towards production management and effective utilisation of asset’s Production Loss Management System
  • Identify asset threats and opportunities and actively support the maintenance process
  • Identify opportunities for cost reduction and removal of low value activities

Critical Skills & Personal Attributes:

  • N/SVQ Level 3 / 4 Year Apprenticeship / Modern Apprenticeship / College Qualification in Instrumentation
  • CompEX 01-04
  • Approved Offshore Medical
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role, ideally within North Sea UKCS

The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager, Karen Robertson


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