Company: Eden Scott
Skills: Hydraulic & Pneumatic, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Technician
Other Skills: Hydraulic Technician, Hydraulic Fitter, Hydraulic Engineer, Hydraulics Specialist
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Excellent Salary plus Offshore / Overseas Allowance
Location: 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

Lead Hydraulic Engineer / Technician - Aberdeen - Leading international Service Company

Eden Scott's client, a reputable market leader in the provision of Hydraulic services to the Oil & Gas, Defence and Marine Industries globally now requires a Lead Hydraulic Engineer to join their expanding Aberdeen operation. This position will be based from their premises in South Aberdeen but with frequent trips offshore and overseas. This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Hydraulic Technician or Senior Hydraulic Fitter looking to further develop their career.

As Lead Hydraulic Engineer responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation for offshore work (assisting with proposals, work packs and assisting with the certification of equipment)
  • Carrying out planed and preventative maintenance on Hydraulic Equipment
  • Offshore, working on clients deck equipment (Platform, drilling rig and vessel based)
  • Develop processes and procedures as required to feed into work scopes
  • Liaise with customers to understand their hydraulic requirements - this will include survey work offshore and onshore
  • Overhaul Hydraulic components
  • Installation of Hydraulic equipment



  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a senior hydraulic technician position working in the offshore oil & gas or marine industries
  • Excellent Stakeholder management skills - comfortable in a client facing position
  • It is essential that successful candidates hold a Mechancical or Hydraulic HNC / HND and have completed an apprenticeship leading to industry recognised qualifications
  • Experience servicing and repairing offshore and marine equipment
  • Experience working with pumps, motors, cylinders.
  • Comfortable with Microsoft packages
  • Able to travel offshore and overseas as required (Circa 50%)
  • Full UKNS Offshore Certification
  • Happy to based from the Aberdeen office


Salary & Benefits:

  • Excellent Salary (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Offshore Allowance and Overseas Allowances and Site based Allowances
  • Pension Plan