Company: Hydrasun
Skills: Hydraulic & Pneumatic, Instrumentation Technician, Mechanical Technician
Other Skills: small bore tubing, pressure testing, high pressure gas systems,
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Stockton-on-Tees, England, 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


Hydrasun is a recognised market leader in the provision of integrated fluid transfer, power and control solutions. We are focused on supporting the energy transition through our work in the oil and gas, renewable energy, general industrial and marine industries worldwide.

We are recruiting for a Mechanical Instrumentation Technician to supplement the field service team as a focal point/lead for the manufacturing installation/integration of Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Hydrogen Gas Control Systems. This role will primarily be based in the Tees Valley but there is a requirement to travel to client sites within the UK and overseas.

Essential Experience, Qualifications and Competencies

  • Suitable Vocational training in relevant field of engineering (e.g - C&G, ONC...)
  • Hands on experience in Hydraulic, Pneumatic or Instrumentation service industry
  • Competent in Small Bore Tubing installation
  • Ability to read and understand Hydraulic and Pneumatic schematics, P&ID's and GA's
  • Experience in overhauling and testing of pumps, motors and control valves
  • Hands on experience in trouble shooting, servicing and maintenance of hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Hands on experience in hydraulic bolt torquing and joint integrity
  • Good knowledge of hydraulic and instrument fittings and threads
  • Hydraulic accumulator pre- charging, maintenance and servicing
  • Must be computer proficient with knowledge in MS Office
  • Comfortable working away from home and being reactive with regards to customer requirements
  • Experience of working in a team or independently
  • Language Skills- must be fluent in English
  • BFPA Cetop level 2 or Industrial hydraulics/pneumatics certificate course
  • Working at height course

Desirable Experience, Qualifications and Competencies

  • Diploma in Mechanical/hydraulics or Instrumentation engineering
  • Experience in working in Oil and Gas, Marine and Petrochemical industries
  • Knowledge and experience of working with high pressure gas management systems
  • Knowledge of ship board and marine hydraulic systems
  • Knowledge of electro hydraulic control of pumps
  • Commissioning of hydraulic pneumatic equipment
  • Chemical cleaning and flushing of piping systems
  • Parker product knowledge
  • Advanced hydraulics training certification
  • Training in pumps and electro hydraulic pump controls
  • Shaft alignment and measurement certification
  • PSSR training
  • Mobile hydraulics training
  • Pump servicing
  • Wind Turbine hydraulics training
  • Proportional and servo control systems

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • To ensure that work activities are executed in accordance with the Company's HSE policy and where applicable the customer's site rules
  • To carry out Toolbox Talks and other safety measures to ensure the smooth running of the day to day work detail and daily activity planning
  • Review customer supplied Schematics, P&ID's and GA's to determine proposed scope of work for Hydrasun
  • To define equipment and tools specification requirements to execute the work
  • To complete product take offs if required and prepare list of materials and consumables
  • Produce method statements and risk assessments as per job requirements
  • Lead the trouble shooting and maintenance of Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Gas Systems
  • Lead the installation and commissioning of Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Gas Systems
  • Ensure that in-house manufacturing of hydraulic equipment is completed as per customer specifications, Hydrasun quality standards and schedule
  • Ensure that in-house overhauling and testing of Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Gas Management equipment such as pumps, compressors, actuators, control valves and accumulators are completed as per Hydrasun procedures and necessary reports and engineering data are generated