Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Electrical Engineering, Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: $80000 per annum
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Position Title: Service Engineer
Location: Houston, TX
Type: Permanent

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client is a major player in designing, manufacturing, and installing bespoke fender systems and docking and mooring systems, has a permanent opportunity for a Service Engineer to be based in Houston, TX.


The Service Engineer will provide and organize service, support and training for company and docking & mooring equipment both in field and in office. Will be also play a key role in the development of sales opportunities for Aftersales products and services. 


  • Inspection, commissioning, maintenance and repair work on docking & mooring equipment at sites throughout the region or globally as required
  • Coordination and supervision of subcontract labor required to complete site activities as above
  • Provide client training on day-to-day operation, troubleshooting and routine maintenance of TMS equipment both onsite and in office
  • Provide technical support to clients including both troubleshooting and process improvement, e.g. obsolesce planning, equipment operations, etc
  • Proactively develop the market for Aftersales Services in the region together with the Sales team
  • Understand client operational requirements and prepare appropriate proposals for upgrades, services and spare parts

  • 5-10 years of relevant trade or engineering qualification, e.g. instrumentation tech, elec eng, etc
  • Extensive electrical, industrial control (e.g. PLC, SCADA, etc), instrumentation (e.g. MODBUS, TCPIP, etc) and software experience including commissioning / maintenance
  • Basic field mechanical skills
  • Previous experience in the oil & gas or marine industry strongly preferred
  • Prior experience in technical sales highly regarded
  • Experience dealing with client on-site and/or in an operational context

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a major player in designing, manufacturing, and installing bespoke fender systems and docking and mooring systems. The successful applicant will receive a competitive compensation package comprehensive benefits, medical coverage, paid vacation, matching 401K and more.

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.