Lifting Equipment/Wire Rope Inspector

Location Ellon
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Gail Hodgson

Contact email: gail@
Published: 17 days ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Lifting Equipment/Wire Rope Inspector on behalf of our client based in Ellon. This is a full time staff position.

Our client specialises in the design, manufacture and service of mechanical handling systems, to the Oil & Gas, Energy and Marine industries.

As part of the role, you will be required to take a lead role on LOLER inspection and Wire Rope integrity surveys across the UK, offshore and internationally – consisting of site, vessel and platform locations. You will be required to carry out wire rope spooling operations, thorough examinations, load testing and NDT on all aspects of lifting equipment including dive systems, cranes and lifeboat davit systems.


  • Previous experience and knowledge of wire rope spooling, dive system inspection, cranes, lifting equipment and lifeboat davit systems is essential.

  • Spooling and socketing experience is essential.

  • LEEA qualifications required.

  • Excellent knowledge of LOLER regulations

  • MPI/DPI, desirable

  • Offshore BOSIET and medical desirable.

  • Strong report writing skills.

  • Current valid driving licence.

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.