Mechanical Engineer – Hammerfest LNG

  • Full Time
  • Norway



Personal Qualities


We’re 22,000 colleagues in more than 30 countries delivering oil, gas, wind and solar power to 170 million people worldwide. Taking on tough energy challenges is our job. Right now, we’re facing an enormous task: supplying the world with the energy it needs, while lowering emissions.

We’re up for the challenge. Are you?

The position

By joining our team in Marketing, Midstream & Processing you will have the opportunity to:

  • Work in a highly competent and multidisciplinary technical team in close proximity to the plant.

  • Closely follow up the technical integrity of the plant and evaluate and assess compliance with technical requirements.

  • Enhance your professional skills within static mechanical equipment, piping, layout and/or valves.

  • Monitor and follow-up the technical condition of equipment and systems at the plant.

  • Be an active contributor in risk management with collaboration between maintenance-, production-, and technical departments.

  • Provide input and technical support to modifications, projects, plant shutdowns, and revision shutdowns.

  • Contribute to plant optimisation, including energy and emission reducing measures.

  • Build your competence through the professional networks.


Some qualities are essential for Equinor. You identify with our values, open, collaborative, courageous and caring, which guide our decisions and help us succeed and grow. You make safety your priority and contribute to our zero-harm culture. For this position, we are also looking for:

  • You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in the field of mechanical engineering, and you have minimum 3 years of relevant work experience.   

  • You have knowledge and experience from at least one of the following areas: piping engineering, static mechanical equipment (heat exchangers, pressure vessels), valve technology, fitness for service.  

  • It is an advantage if you have experience from an operational asset. 

  • You have experience in systematically identifying, assessing and managing risks 

  • You are a team player with experience in operating within a multidisciplinary environment

  • You are a fast learner and take an active role in building your own competence and network  

  • You have good communication skills in English and Norwegian (written and spoken), and you have a desire to work in Hammerfest. 


Don’t meet every single qualification? We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every point in the job description, we would still encourage you to apply. 

Interviews will take place in week 14+15. 

General information

Please attach copies of your CV, diplomas, certificates and grades in English or a Scandinavian language.Through this link you can find important information on what to include in your CV, which will make the application process easier and faster.

Applications submitted without necessary attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated.
If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process. Candidates will be asked for information on affiliation to high-risk countries for a security assessment. Furthermore, background checks are performed on all final candidates and all permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law.

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