Hose Assembly and Test Technician

Location Aberdeen
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Heather Sweetman

Contact email: heather@superior-recruitment.com
Published: 17 days ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Hose Assembly and Test Technician on behalf of our client based in Aberdeen. This is a full time staff position.

The main duty of the Hose Assembly and Test Technician is to carry out quality and safe activities for the refurbishment, servicing, assembly and testing of products such as hydraulic, industrial and composite hose assembly, pumps, instrument tubing and any products that the company handles as directed by the company and client, which are fit for purpose to fully satisfy our customer requirements and delivery dates.

Duties will include:-

  • Ensure that work is completed in line with the Company’s Quality procedures, BS EN ISO 9001:2000 and Customer specifications

  • Ensure that work activities are executed in accordance with the Company’s HSE Management System and when onsite in accordance with the customer’s site rules.

  • Adopting and promoting good working practices at all times

  • Ensure that work areas/vans/equipment and tools are maintained, clean and hazard free and in accordance with company procedures and customer site rules

  • To ensure that risks are assessed and risk assessments completed where applicable

  • To ensure adherence to the Company’s accident and investigation procedures

  • Carry out routine weekly safety inspections as 5s and report to Team Leader

  • Ensure that all tasks carried out are per supervisor’s & customers written and verbal instructions.

  • Be fully aware of component compatibility and competent to use our clients products

  • Prepare assemblies using a variety of hoses for industrial, offshore and hydraulic and pneumatic purposes

  • Be able to identify and use all types of hoses for the purpose specified by the customer order

  • Be familiar with full range of our clients products

  • Ensure all required documentation is completed correctly and is submitted on a timely basis

Qualifications and Experience

  • UK Driving licence (essential)

  • FLT licence (desirable)

  • BFPA Level 2 (desirable)

  • Previous experience in a manual / “hands-on” role, preferably within a manufacturing or engineering environment (essential)

  • An understanding and practical experience of working with hydraulic, mechanical and pneumatic systems (desirable)

  • Previous experience of hose inspection and pressure testing (desirable)

  • Experience in the operation of pressure testing and flushing equipment (desirable)

Essential Skills/Competencies

  • Good communications skills

  • Good MS Office and general IT skills

  • Ability to work under own initiative

  • Good organisational skills

  • Flexible and adaptable

  • Numeric skills

  • Ability to problem solve

  • Ability to function well within a team environment

  • Safety and environmental awareness

  • Customer and Quality Focus

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.