Mechanical Rotating Maintenance Engineer

Location Westhill
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Jamie Lane

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Published: about 2 months ago

Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Mechanical Rotating Maintenance Engineer on behalf of our client based in Westhill. This is a full time permanent role.

Our client are looking for Mechanical Rotating Maintenance Engineer, reporting to the Maintenance Preparation Team leader, responsible for delivery of day-to-day maintenance support duties assigned by the lead engineer for all rotating equipment types on the Platform. Additionally, they are responsible for assisting the Rotating Equipment Technical Authorities, and Reliability Engineers in the development of maintenance strategies and associated maintenance routines. The Mechanical Rotating Maintenance Engineer will work closely with the Maintenance Planner to ensure that short and long-term maintenance activities are identified, prioritised, planned and executed.


  • Provision of day-to-day mechanical rotating engineering support for the Platform

  • Maintenance of close links with Technical Authorities to ensure that system integrity is preserved

  • Ensuring that all planned turbines and rotating work scopes are identified and included in short and long-term asset plans

  • Challenging maintenance activities and applying risk-based techniques to optimise maintenance activities and periodicities

  • Compilation of work packs for offshore review and subsequent implementation

  • Liaison with RTLs, OTLs and offshore technicians to resolve mechanical rotating equipment problems

  • Coordination of vendor requirements to support mechanical rotating equipment planned and corrective maintenance activities

  • Maintaining close liaison with reliability engineers to support reliability improvement programmes, RCM analyses and maintenance strategy development

  • Participation in RCA processes and investigations

  • Assist in performance of rotating equipment maintenance and spares reviews

  • Ensuring satisfactory close out of all actions identified in all work scopes

  • Preparation of regular report requirements by due dates and specific reports by the agreed date

  • Preparation and management of delegated cost centre budgets

Experience required:

  • Proven Oil & Gas industry experience in a similar position

  • BSC Engineering discipline/Master of Engineering

  • Experience in leading maintenance activities

  • Experience in Oil & Gas maintenance engineering

  • Significant experience in large rotating equipment

  • Budget & stakeholder management

  • Strong interpersonal, communication skills both verbally and written whilst building/maintaining relationships

  • Team working, building, and maintaining effective working relationships

  • HSE & Quality awareness

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.