Company: Raeburn Recruitment
Skills: Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Instrumentation Technician
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

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.

Located in region: Europe

Our prestigious Client, an international service provider to the Oil and Gas production and processing industry are currently seeking Offshore Metering Technicians for staff positions in the UKCS. The role and its responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:-

Applications are invited from candidates having a proven track record in operating and maintaining offshore measurement systems.

The successful candidates will carry out daily checks of all offshore measurement stations and analysis of alarms and events.

Experience of handling and preparation of any key meters, analytical equipment and or secondary instrumentation for return to calibration laboratories for testing, verification and or calibration would be highly advantageous.

The successful candidate will be experienced in the execution of work as per the plan generated by the onshore support Engineer, and the generation of permits and isolation certification for controlled and safe working.

Candidates must have experience in the review of SORs, FDS and project specifications for metering system equipment and instrumentation requiring offshore user input.

The responsibilities shall include reporting and liaising with the Client Production Supervisor, Maintenance Supervisor and onboard Client representative.

Ensuring that all measurement and test equipment is in good working order and fit for purpose and any defects reported.

The successful incumbent will be involved in non-routine maintenance of all technical, environmental, allocation, process analysers and Custody Transfer measurement system equipment including breakdown support.

Candidates must be educated to vocational level and SVQ or HNC / HND will be highly advantageous when considering this role.

This is an offshore position, therefore all current offshore certification including MEDICAL, BOSIET, CA-EBS, FIT TO TRAIN and VANTAGE must be valid and copies provided on request.

2/3 or 3/3 rotations.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK need apply.
Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.


Established in 1981, Raeburn has more than 34 years’ experience supporting our clients in the UK and international Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical Industries.




Raeburn is built upon a solid foundation of experience and genuine hands on appreciation of our client’s project and operational developments - from the very first generation of UKCS offshore platforms to onshore refineries, tension leg platforms, pipeline and subsea completions, deep water projects, FPSO developments and de-commissioning projects, Raeburn have effectively supported our clients at all stages of their UKCS and international upstream and downstream projects and operational requirements with qualified and experienced multi-disciplined personnel.




Our combined knowledge of worldwide Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical projects both onshore and offshore, operations and standards, our unmatched professional technical and commercial recruitment experience, pay-rolling services, access to one of the world’s largest Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical specific databases, and our proven experience in the fields of international Visa, Work Permits, Payroll and Taxation management, ensures that Raeburn are best placed to support our clients with their recruitment needs, and provide support and advice on industry related matters.




Raeburn are fully committed to supporting our clients with all their recruitment and on-boarding requirements, and have the scalable structure, experience and dedication to provide a high quality, unrivalled and professional services enhancing efficiency and adding value to our clients’ businesses.




Raeburn have an outstanding track record of delivery for the Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical industry’s major operators, service companies and contractors at all stages of their developments both in the UK and internationally. We are aware of the ever changing recruitment market and the need to ensure we are pro-active in the delivery of recruitment services provided to our clients, specifically in terms of legislation, technology and contractual demands.




Raeburn’s growing success is built upon our knowledge and expertise within the Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical industries delivering the very highest of standards and reliability in sourcing the very best talent available in the market. Raeburn’s management and our teams of dedicated recruitment professionals are committed entirely to delivery and support for our clients now and in the future.