Company: Raeburn Recruitment
Skills: Decommissioning, Environmental, Safety & Training
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
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

Exciting opportunity for a Make Safe & Handover Coordinator to work on a contract basis for our client, an experienced operator in the North Sea. Make Safe & Handover Coordinator will report into the OIM, to work as part of the Decommissioning Project. To act as offshore project liaison for the make safe and handover phase and associated work scopes.

This position is offshore based on a 2 weeks on 2 weeks off rotation. Occasional additional ad-hoc days in the office should also be expected.


The incumbent will be responsible for the safe and effective execution of the following activities:

Ensure through liaison with the platforms offshore management team and main contractors in the co-ordination of all Make Safe and Handover activities in line with the Project Plan
Manage all day to day progress reporting and facilitate issue resolution through various channels
Implement and roll out specific Make Safe and Handover programmes and strategies to targeted offshore teams to ensure buy-in and engagement
Manage ad-hoc information requests and surveys from the offshore project team
Monitor progress and readiness of construction contractors and report back any issues to the Senior Project Engineer within the Make Safe and Handover area
Act as PA for certain non-construction related activities (3rd party specialist surveys etc.)

Demonstrate a personal commitment to Health, Safety and the Environment by:

Leading by example and ensuring adherence to HS&E Policies
Ensuring contractors correctly assess and implement the necessary risk assessment and mitigation's for all offshore engineering construction works


Significant relevant engineering experience, preferably in a similar role with a UKCS operator
Preferably degree qualified in a relevant discipline - Engineering, Mathematics or Science
ECITB accredited or other chartered status
ISSOW and level 2 Risk assessment trained
Current BOSIET, MIST & OGUK medical
Good understanding of oilfield project management

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should 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.