Instrument Technician

Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Job Reference 1239399

Location Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Trades / Craft

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 15, 2024

Instrument Technician


Key Skills: Instrument Technician, Instrument Maintenance, Offshore
Location: North Sea, 3/3 rotation

Contract: 12 month Contract
Salary / Package: PAYE Day rate, plus holiday accrual + Pension Auto Enrolment
Timeframe: ASAP


Recruitment Partner: Airswift                Account Manager: Karen Robertson

Key words: Instrument Technician, Instrument Maintenance, Offshore

Our business
Our Oil & Gas Operator client are recruiting for Instrument Technicians’ to support maintenance and operations on a North Sea Platform. 

What can we offer you
Fantastic opportunity to work for an Oil & Gas Operator in a core role.  Excellent day rate, plus holiday accrual. 
Hybrid working arrangements in place.

Key Responsibilities and background:

  • Carry out maintenance activities in accordance with the client and industry standard policies and procedures
  • Ensure equipment, systems and work sites are reinstated to the required standard
  • Utilise ISSOW system to act as PA, control worksite and liaise with the AA
  • Support Instrument, Control vendors & Subcontractors
  • Provide guidance and support for all team members in terms of Instrumental technical issues
  • Ensure work history is comprehensively recorded in line with data quality requirements for maintenance related activity
  • Stand in for Instrument Team Lead  as required when identified and suitably trained
  • Carry out emergency response duties as required
  • Actively contribute towards production management and effective utilisation of asset’s Production Loss Management System
  • Identify asset threats and opportunities and actively support the maintenance process
  • Identify opportunities for cost reduction and removal of low value activities


Critical Skills & Personal Attributes:
  • N/SVQ Level 3 / 4 Year Apprenticeship / Modern Apprenticeship / College Qualification in Instrumentation
  • CompEX 01-04
  • BOSIET/MIST/EBS
  • Approved Offshore Medical
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role, ideally within North Sea UKCS


The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager, Karen Robertson

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