Electrical Engineer

Location Aberdeen
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Samantha Carlisle

Contact email: samantha@superior-recruitment.com
Published: about 1 month ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer on behalf of our client based in Aberdeen. This is a full time permanent role.

Reporting to the Preparation Team Leader the successful candidate will define work scopes, create work orders, estimate manhours and add appropriate resources, materials and services to enable work to be completed in accordance with standards, procedures, and guidelines.


  • Responsible for timely preparation of work orders based on criticality and priority provide by CMMS system (UNISOL) and Prep Team Lead

  • Involved in the day to day and long term platform support

  • If required, provide all the relevant information to the Client to follow a Management Of Change

  • Be able to present your preparation project to the budget holder for validation

  • Occasionally visit the platform to familiarise with the team and site

  • Provide sufficient information on the WO to allow the offshore team to prepare permits in a efficient way

  • Proficient at using CMMS and have a good level of ability to investigate and interrogate Work Order

  • Arrange the mobilisation of Electrical vendors: define Scope of Work, review and challenge the quotes, plan the mobilisation, follow up on material delivery

  • Liaise with Scheduler to prioritise plans depending on work order status and criticality. Ensure not to create backlog

  • Review existing backlog and identify any work orders at status PROK-AWSC that can be inputted into the scheduled weekly plan for execution

  • Review and amend the equipment maintenance plan when required

  • Ensure deferral is raised if Work Order going beyond LAFD

  • Provide cost saving initiatives

  • Order materials and track materials to ensure that a timely delivery is achieved. Liaise with buyer, stock coordinator and material controller throughout material ordering and delivery process

  • Request new SAP component numbers using the NMR form and process

  • Arranging scaffold to be erected in advance of scheduled work being executed

  • Arranging lifting plan to be prepared in advance of schedule work being executed

  • Control of sited materials in the event of work being postponed

Qualifications/Experience required:

  • Proven oil & gas industry experience in a similar position and electrical background

  • Electrical HND or practical site experience

  • Knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment in the maintenance of oil and gas exploration equipment

  • Suitably experienced in the use of SAP to prepare work orders and monitor material availability or willingness to train to SAP system

  • Knowledge of the modes of failure applicable to large industrial equipment such as fans, pumps and compressors and their associated components

  • Knowledge of safety hazards and appropriate precautions applicable to work assignments

  • The ability to maintain effective working relationships with other personnel including operators, vendors, contractors, subordinates, peers and superiors

  • Up to date working knowledge of safety rules and regulations

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.