Company: TWMA
Skills: Electrical Engineering, Electrical Technician, Instrumentation Technician
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Peterhead, 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

Key Responsibilities


  • Inspect, assess, service, repair and maintain equipment using control or network technologies.
  • Apply electrical, network, PLC and SCADA fault finding techniques to establish cause and enable solutions.
  • Monitor and evaluate the Profibus, Modbus and serial communication links technology.
  • Read, monitor and evaluate the online diagnostics of the PLC system and its network.
  • Conduct and control obsolescence audits of installed technology. Recommend solutions to obsolete technology.
  • Perform program changes to the Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) and the Human Machine Interface (HMI).
  • Set up and monitor PID loops.
  • Calibrate instrument loops for temperature, pressure, level and flow.
  • Participate in the continued development of the current systems.
  • Carry out the I/O testing on the system.
  • Commission control systems on new equipment and at new installations.
  • Repair or replace defective and/or worn parts and components.
  • Liaise with 3rd party vendors associated with hardware, software and networks.
  • Attend daily workshop or site briefings.
  • Generate accurate Engineer Inspection reports of assets and equipment.
  • Log and report information in the maintenance job sheets.

Provide technical advice and assistance to all departments:

  • Liaise within Engineering Department to obtain information to assist the build of new equipment.
  • Liaise with other departments to promote suitable improvements to the process, assets and equipment.
  • Lead staff in simulated training of installed systems.
  • Instruct site based operational staff on the correct use and operation of an asset.
  • Source information from third party representatives as necessary.


Qualifications (E - Essential P - Preferred):

  • HNC/HND or Degree Electrical, Electronic, Systems or Networks Qualification (E)
  • Recognised apprenticeship, training scheme or tertiary education and training (E)
  • Knowledge of PLCs; Mitsubishi, Beckhoff (E)
  • Knowledge of Profibus, Modbus serial (E)
  • BOSIET (P)
  • Current COMPEX Certification (P)
  • 17th Edition Electrical Regs (P)
  • Knowledge of alternative PLCs (P)
  • AutoCad (P)


Experience (E - Essential P - Preferred):

  • Assess, fault find, test and repair installed control and network systems (E)
  • Read and interpret electrical, PID, online diagnostics and PLC program information (E)
  • Setup, monitor and calibrate both instrument and PID loops (E)
  • Calibration, testing of instrumentation (E)
  • Carry out maintenance routines (E)
  • Install and commission (E)
  • Knowledge of plant shutdown systems (E)
  • Working with process equipment / heavy plant machinery (P)
  • Working / inspecting Hazardous Area Equipment (P)
  • Working within the oil & gas, material processing or maritime industries (P)


  • Follow all TWMA and HSEQ procedures.
  • Address any concerns and taking appropriate actions in conjunction with TWMA procedures.
  • Attending monthly safety meetings with QHSE personnel.

Out of Hours Process Support Assistance:

  • Provide back-up assistance to other TWMA personnel by mobile phone as required.
  • Attend the site in the event of an equipment call off.
  • Report all out of hour's activity to your line managers.
  • Part of on call Rota.

Offshore / Oversees Process Support - supporting offshore operations:

  • Travel oversees to check, service & repair equipment as required.
  • Be prepared to undertake medicals, vaccinations and training as required for offshore/oversees travel.