Mechanical Techncian

Norfolk, United Kingdom

Job Reference 1240746

Location Norfolk, United Kingdom

Industry Oil & Gas - Onshore Gas

Function Construction

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 3, 2024

Vacancy Overview

Mechanical Technician

Airswift is seeking a Mechanical Technician to work on a 6-8 week assignment in Alderley near Great Yarmouth with a major Engineering company.

Brief Job Overview
Airswift is proud to partner with a leading Engineering company, who are seeking a Mechanical Technician to support their work on a short project relating to small bore tubing. Accommodation, travel, and food will be provided for the contract duration, and work will take place both onshore and offshore.  

Job Responsibilities
  • Proficient installation of instrument tubing.
  • Full understanding of fabrication and schematic drawings.
  • Fully conversant with pressure testing control panels/tube work to SMS/UKOOA standards up to 25,000psig.
  • To be wholly conversant with Oil/Water Glycol flushing of small-bore instrument tube/control panels to SMS/UKOOA standards.
  • System FAT and function testing of hydraulic/pneumatic control panels and assisting technicians/engineers with fault finding.
  • To be able to complete the maintenance of hydraulic/pneumatic control systems to current UKOOA guidelines.
  • To complete offshore/AM/ME work as required
  • Be available to travel at short notice (reasonable notification given)
  • Nitrogen pre-charging of bladder/piston accumulators and dampers.
  • Training of apprentices and trainees in good practices, pressure testing techniques and flushing practices.
  • Detailed completion of project close-out reports/documentation/certification and ensuring that said documentation is passed to the engineer, signed, dated and identified correctly for invoicing and certification data packs.
  • To be able to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • The ability to represent the correct image and profile of the company to colleagues, suppliers, client and end user alike.
  • To have the ability to communicate effectively and offer sound technical advice to both internal and external clients for SMS projects and operational activities.
  • The ability to complete client work orders, permits, timesheets etc. correctly and to the satisfaction of SMS, the client and the end user.
  • Always look after the company’s interests.
Job requisites and experience
  • Hold a full offshore ticket
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety & Environment Policies and Safety Management Systems
  • Experience onshore and offshore, and demonstrated knowledge of small bore piping

If this sounds suitable for you, apply today!

Summary on Airswift
Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process, and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 7,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.


Don’t see a job for you? Register for our candidate portal

Sign in or register for Airswift Digital to stay updated with recommended jobs.

Visit our candidate portal