Company: Hydrasun Limited
Skills: Hydraulic & Pneumatic, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Technician
Other Skills: Surveying, NDE/NDT, Hose Inspection, SBT, FHA
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
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.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom

Hydrasun is a leading specialist provider of integrated fluid transfer, power and control solutions to the energy industries, successfully delivering flexible hose, integrated instrumentation products, umbilical solutions and integrity management services worldwide.

We recruiting for Integrity Management Surveyors to provide an accurate, timely, efficient and effective hose inspection service our customers at their onsite and offshore facilities. Successful candidates will possess a Mechanical or Hydraulic background and an SVQ/NVQ Level 3 qualification (or equivalent) in an Engineering discipline. Experience of working in an offshore environment would be advantageous but is not absolutely essential.

Candidates MUST be available to commence employment mid-October 2019

Essential Experience, Qualifications and Competencies

  • SNVQ/NVQ Level 3 qualification or equivalent in an engineering discipline
  • Previous experience of mechanical or hydraulic engineering
  • Working within a service industry with a keen focus on, and compliance with, QHSE policies
  • Previous experience of working within an environment that requires strict adherence to processes and procedures
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing at all levels
  • Ability to build proactive relationships with key interfaces
  • Ability to interact as an effective team member
  • Competent in the use of computer systems, in particular Word and Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to demonstrate a flexible, "can do" approach to their work
  • Ability to plan and organise their workload to ensure deadlines are met
  • A motivated individual who is able to use their initiative
  • Demonstrable awareness of QHSE procedures
  • Able to demonstrate strong customer focus

Essential Experience, Qualifications and Competencies

  • ONC/HNC/HND Engineering discipline
  • Mechanical Engineering or Inspection Qualification
  • Carrying out or participating in NDE activities
  • Experience of Hose Inspection
  • Experience of flexible hose assemblies, threads and fittings
  • Previous experience of working in an offshore environment

Duties will include but not be limited to:


  • Visually inspect customer's Small Bore Tubing (SBT), Flexible Hose Assemblies (FHA) and fittings, onsite, in line with the Company's inspection procedures.
  • Inspect and record condition, type and fittings, in line with procedures.
  • Assess the suitability of the SBT/FHA for the application it is being used and to recommend changes as appropriate.
  • Apply identity tag and to register SBT/FHA as per procedure.
  • Complete all documentation on a timely and accurate basis.
  • Input survey results into the HIMS database.
  • Submit a report with details of unsatisfactory SBT/FHA to the customer's representative and recommend possible solutions, where applicable.
  • Write and submit a Draft End of Survey report.
  • Ensure the accurate completion and submission of timesheets.
  • Recommend possible solutions to problems identified with the customer SBT/FHA, applications or operating procedures

HSEQ (Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality)

  • Ensure that work is completed in line with the Company's Quality procedures and Customer specifications.
  • Ensure that work activities are executed in accordance with the Company's HSE Management System and, when onsite or offshore, in accordance with the customer's site rules
  • Participate and assist with internal and external safety and quality audits
  • Adopt and promote good and safe working practices at all times
  • Ensure that work areas are maintained clean and hazard free and in accordance with Company and customer rules at all times
  • Ensure that risks are assessed and risk assessments completed, where applicable

Continuous Improvement/Personal Development

  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with the operations team and key interfaces within other departments.
  • Responsible for supporting and achieving the Organisation and department's targets and objectives.
  • Responsible for understanding, agreeing and achieving personal objectives set by line manager.
  • Put forward any suggestions for improvements.
  • Attend formal Information Briefings, when requested.
  • Be a team member and actively promote communication and information sharing.

Hydrasun is a leading specialist provider of integrated fluid transfer, power and control solutions to the energy industries, successfully delivering flexible hose, integrated instrumentation products, umbilical solutions and integrity management services worldwide.


Our product and service offering is driven by customer requirements to continuously improve safety, quality, technical integrity, reliability, environmental awareness and value for money. Through our established global network of operational bases and partnerships we offer:


•Fluid Transfer
•Integrity Management
•Umbilicals & Subsea Connectors
•Hydraulic Power & Control
•Instrumentation & Process Control
•Engineering & Technical Support


Hydrasun currently exports to around 60 countries, which has included developing significant sales in countries such as Angola, Brazil and USA. The company has international operational bases established in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, UAE, Brazil and The Netherlands as well as a further presence in West Africa and the US Gulf of Mexico.


The company’s global staff numbers have increased by around 100 in the past year to a total workforce of nearly 600 currently.


Hydrasun was recently awarded the coveted Overall Global Business of the Year at the Northern Star Business Awards 2012, along with awards for Achievement in International Business and Outstanding Contribution to Society.