Service Engineer

Posted 09 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEnergy Recruitment
Contact NameLachlan Nicholson

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Service Engineer, based in Aberdeen.

* Providing on-site or remote technical support for installation and commissioning of equipment and routine maintenance independently
* identifies technical problems and makes analysis through remote or on-site activity in different Service categories.
* Consulting with and advising customers on the best service solutions in accordance with standard processes, procedures and safety guidelines.
* Creating and maintaining strong relationships with customers, understanding their needs and providing specialist support and solutions.
* Coordinating and executing specialist projects through planning, meeting milestones and regular reviews.
* Managing on-site job tasks and provide work direction to the company's subcontractors, technicians or/and associate engineers on projects.
* Managing office workload post site services. Ability to prioritise and submit all project documentation accurately and on time to enable appropriate billing processes.
* Identifying opportunities for the development of new service applications, equipment and methods.
* Leading a team of junior engineers to fulfil the agreed work scope.
* Planning and undertaking scheduled maintenance and repair of switchgear HV and/or LV.
* Involvement of working with all relevant equipment including sair, oil and vacuum circuit breakers and panels and Whipp & Bourne equipment.
* Responding to breakdowns.
* Work swiftly and competently under pressure, ensuring that work is completed to the highest standards within the timeframes provided.
* Ensuring risk assessments and method statements are correct for the work involved and signed by all involved.
* Domestic and International travel will be required, as the role will require hands-on support at customer sites.
* Travel and work at site outside of regular office hours as required.
* Living the company's core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Experience & Qualifications:
* Trained to HNC/HND Electrical Engineering
* Time served apprenticeship in mechanical/electrical engineering
* A grade C or above in maths essential
* Good basic knowledge of switchgear HV/LV an advantage
* Experience of field work
* Offshore platforms experience an advantage
* Good interpersonal and communication skills
* Strong customer service skills
* Organisational skills

Permanent position.

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then, please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference: PR/071353.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.