Company: Worley
Skills: Maintenance Technician
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Worley are recruiting for 2 Maintenance Instrument Technicians for our Conoco Phillips O&M Project.

The positions will be offshore based until around 01/09 with shuttling to the satellite platforms from the offshore asset then once decommissioning comes to a certain point (likely to be 01/09) it will then be based from a hotel in Norwich with Shuttling daily from Norwich Airport.


Job Title: Maintenance Technician - Instrument
Location: Offshore

Rotation: 2/2

Duration: 2 Years

Key objective:

  • To execute all activities safely and efficiently to agreed work plans, safety management system requirements and best working practices.

Primary duties:

  • Carrying out planned maintenance in accordance with the requirements of the planned maintenance system.
  • Assisting with the coordination of spare parts requirements and the optimisation of spares stack levels
  • Carrying out unplanned maintenance as required
  • Minimising downtime and contributing to the achievement of production targets
  • Preparing technical reports as required
  • Fault finding and rectification for instrumentation systems
  • Carrying out isolations of instrument and control systems
  • Holding special responsibility for the maintenance of fire and gas detection and alarm systems
  • Inspection and maintenance of instrumentation equipment in hazardous areas
  • Carrying out emergency response duties as required by the OIM/Site Manager
  • Participate in business continuous improvement initiatives


Required qualifications / certification:


  • Recognised Instrument Apprenticeship or equivalent training scheme
  • HNC in Control/ Instrumentation Engineering (Post 2009 apprenticeships)
  • NVQ/SVQ Level 3 certification or equivalent in Maintenance
  • COMPEX 01- 04 (Hazardous Areas)
  • Minimum SBT01&02 (must be current i.e. within previous 12 months) or current TSBT01&02


  • Pressure hydro testing certificate


Personal qualities, aptitudes and skills:

  • Motivated and eager to contribute to continuous improvement both at a personal level and at a platform team level.
  • Adhere to SHE principles, demonstrating commitment to safety through language, willingness to learn, behaviour and actions, complying with Worley safety practices and committed to zero tolerance of unsafe acts
  • Good verbal, written and problem solving skills
  • Good IT skills, building on existing proficiency and developing competence in the Company's and/or Client's CMMS
  • Thorough and reliable worker showing attention to detail and a focus on achieving objectives in the most safe and efficient manner
  • Deal with third parties in a professional manner
  • Must be able to work flexibly as part of a team on own initiative, with little supervision
  • Willing to work offshore rota and shift system
  • Must work at all times in the best interest of Worley and comply with the requirements of the Company's and/or the Client's Safety Management System (SMS)




  • Able to carry out all activities safely and efficiently to agreed work plans, safety management system requirements and best working practices as required by supervisor
  • Able to complete work history / reports to the required standard as outlined by supervisor
  • Isolating and de-isolating instrumentation and control equipment in accordance with the site electrical safety rules (client and /or Worley)


  • Must have the necessary competencies in instrument discipline to carry out routine, corrective, breakdown and condition based maintenance.
  • Able to carry out fault finding and installation, isolation and re-instatement of offshore equipment
  • Ability to carry out work-site inspections
  • Able to read, interpret and mark up instrumentation technical schematic drawings to as built status