Mechanical Design Engineer- Aberdeen

  • Permanent
  • Aberdeen

Job now filled, regular requirement, please send CV for future vacancies

A client are looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer for their Engineering Department who will be responsible for providing mechanical engineering expertise to develop a wide range of mechanical and electro-hydraulic equipment and back deck winches and machinery. In this role you will provide technical assistance to Asset Maintentance, Capex equipment manufacturing projects as well as operational support to the existing rental fleet of back deck equipment.

You will also contribute to the successful execution of design engineering projects in conjunction with internal Engineering and Draughting teams, Project teams and external contractors and other resources as required by the business.


Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • To deliver high quality design and engineering solutions.
  • To show commitment to HSEQ and to set good personal examples on HSEQ issues within their area of operation and influence. Required to report all accidents and near misses to their line manager, and to always lead by example and set high standards in all aspects of their role.
  • To actively participate in all aspects of HSEQ awareness, education, training and communication. Accountable for stopping a job if perceived that it is not safe to progress for personnel or the equipment/ product, or if not adhering to MDL standards or procedures


You will ideally have:

  • A degree level or high level of experience in similar roles within the Offshore/ Subsea industry (Mandatory)
  • In depth knowledge and understanding of the latest relevant industry codes, standards andtechnical developments (Essential)
  • Good employee engagement skills (Essential)
  • Full professional membership and able to demonstrate Continual Professional Development (Preferred)
  • Chartered Engineer status (Preferred)
  • Demonstrable mechanical design engineering experience on projects of various sizes and complexity
  • Good understanding of the Marine and Offshore Oil & Gas Industry
  • High level of knowledge and understanding of industry and technical standards, rules and regulations including but not limited to LOLER, PUWER, HSAW, DNV
  • High levels of knowledge and skills or proficiency in all key design software, eg Inventor, Autocad, Vault, Mathcad, FS2000 (or Staad)
  • IT competence in Microsoft office packages, including Outlook, Excel, Teams and Sharepoint

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