Company: Primat Recruitment Ltd.
Skills: Instrumentation Technician
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Carry out all aspects of maintenance and repair activities on a wide range of process control, safety systems, and electronic equipment at site ensuring it is carried out in line with the client procedures and standards.

  • Support a culture of continuous HSE performance improvement via transfer of knowledge and sharing of best practice
  • Demonstrate excellent safety leadership behaviours at all times and encouraging colleagues to achieve outstanding performance in meeting Company HSE and business targets
  • Ensuring compliance with Company performance standards
  • Liaise with the instrument team Lead and Site leadership to determine and agree priorities
  • Carry out maintenance activities in accordance with the client and industry standard policies and procedures
  • Ensure equipment, systems and work sites are reinstated to the required standard
  • Utilise ISSOW system to act as PA, control worksite and liaise with the AA
  • Support Instrument, Control vendors & Subcontractors
  • Provide guidance and support for all team members in terms of Instrumental technical issues
  • Maintain effective communication with work colleagues at all levels
  • Ensure work history is comprehensively recorded in line with data quality requirements for maintenance related activity
  • Stand in for Instrument Team Lead as required when identified and suitably trained
  • Carry out emergency response duties as required
  • Actively contribute towards production management and effective utilisation of asset's Production Loss Management System
  • Identify asset threats and opportunities and actively support the maintenance process
  • Identify opportunities for cost reduction and removal of low value activities


  • Must have core trade competence in Instrument discipline, must have level 3 NVQ in core discipline or equivalent.
  • Demonstrated understanding and working knowledge of safe working systems - e.g. ISSOW, Risk Assessment.
  • ISSOW Level 2
  • Advanced Gas Tester Level 1
  • Maximo 7.5 User



  • The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role and be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation and apply it in the workplace 
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills, ability to work on own initiative and with time constraints.
  • Flexibility and willingness to adapt essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative with self-imposed quality control standards
  • Ability to work to prearranged deadlines, embrace change and continual improvement
  • Demonstrates the client values in the way work is carried out