Company: Shell
Skills: Subsea Engineering, Maintenance Engineer
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Job Description

An exciting opportunity for you to work with a major operator and to build strong relationships in a wider distributed network across the business. This is an ideal role for an Engineer who will play a key role in the Subsea Maintenance Team in assuring the safe, environmentally sound and efficient production of offshore oil and gas reserves and developing assets.

What's the role?

As a Subsea Surveillance Operations Engineer, you will be managing day to day surveillance of the asset's subsea production control system - maintaining operation systems integrity and regulatory compliance. Also, you will be responsible for the implementation of the operational strategy for subsea surveillance - be able to resolve technical issues impacting business performance.

More specific responsibilities include:

  • Conduct system fault finding activities as required and develop detailed scope of work for any necessary repairs
  • Liaise with control system vendor to provide additional technical support, equipment and offshore remediation/execution
  • Support implementation and continuous improvement of the asset management system (AMS) standards and manuals as it relates to Manage Threats and Opportunities (MTO) for the facility team
  • Prepare and execute management of change (MoC)
  • Manage the subsea budget for the specified facility


Company Description

Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then we have grown into a leading innovative oil and gas company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development programme. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK's growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalisation, and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.

An innovative place to work

There's never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.

Join us and you'll add your talent and imagination to a business with the power to shape the future - whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress together, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we're nurturing an inclusive environment - one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills and reach your potential.


  • We're creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply and we'll take it from there.
  • We're closing the gender gap - whether that's through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.
  • We're striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We're huge advocates for career development. We'll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.


What we need from you

We're keen to speak from individuals with extensive experience in managing the design, operation of subsea production control systems or similar. We also expect you'll call on your degree or HND.

You are an experienced team player capable of multi-tasking and managing multiple completing priorities with effective organisation skills, time management and interpersonal skills.

You're someone with commercial and learning mindset that has the capability of doing things differently and efficiently. You also have the leadership ability to integrate across functions and perform problem solving.


Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world.

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Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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