Company: Peterson
Skills: Mechanic
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
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.

Located in region: Europe

~Peterson Recruitment are currently recruiting for a prestigious client for a role based in Lerwick, Shetland, We are keen to hear from candidates who would welcome the opportunity to relocate or consider a 6 month contract.

Our client carries out maintenance, installation and repair work across a wide range of equipment and systems for clients in the marine, fisheries, aquaculture, wind power and oil industries.

Due to a number of upcoming projects, we are working on the following vacancies -

Mechanical Engineers

Suitable candidates should hold a full driver's license and be able to work off their own initiative or as part of a team. Experience of installation work or maintenance and repair of equipment on marine vessels is required. Of particular relevance would be experience of hydraulic systems, diesel engines, pumps, pipework and valves. Applicants should be proactive and flexible in their approach and hold themselves to a high standard of work.

Experience working with diesel engines, hydraulics and ship maintenance would be an advantage

Peterson offers safe, reliable and value added risk management and logistics solutions to the energy, shipping and agricultural industry globally from strategic locations. Additionally, we offer specialist activities including inspection and certification of a broad range of products. Founded in 1920, Peterson is non-stock listed and family-owned. Together with sister company Control Union we operate in over 70 countries worldwide.


Peterson operates across many different industries. From agriculture to coal and minerals and from oil and gas to biofuels and biomass, together we are One Peterson. We offer three core activities, namely quality assurance, integrated logistics and related activities. Related activities include recruitment, procurement, project and consultancy services.