Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Immingham, England, United Kingdom

Overview / Responsibilities

Job title: Mechanical Shift Technician
Location: Immingham
Duration: Permanent

Requirement: 1

Shift Pattern: 2 Days, 2 Nights on a 3 shift rotation cycle, then 10 days off

Wood is recruiting for a Mechanical Shift Technician with extensive experience in the Oil, Gas and Chemical industry for work on a client's site in Immingham.

Purpose / Role

• To deliver a high quality, consistent and competent mechanical service in accordance with project / company requirements, standards and procedures

• To support overall delivery of company goals and schedule along with site procedures

• To ensure all that all workscope is completed in a safe manner ensuring no detrimental impact to personnel, fabric or environment

Key aims and objectives

• To perform all required discipline tasks, safely, consistently and in accordance with project requirements, procedures and specifications

Prime responsibilities and duties

• Read, understand and implement all applicable company / project policies, working practices and procedures, ensuring at all times that the mechanical / assembly workscope is completed safely and to a high standard

• Complete all workscope in accordance with applicable workpack / jobcard instructions, associated procedures and drawings / sketches

• Provide support to other trades/disciplines where required, or form part of an integrated multi-discipline team

• Apply for relevant permits to work (PTW) in order to complete workscope in a controlled and safe manner

• Undertake appropriate Risk Assessments (RA) in order to complete workscope in a safe and controlled manner

Skills / Qualifications


• 4 Year Appreticeship or Level 2 NVQ equivalent

• City and Guilds (C&G) Mechanical Fitting or Assembly and or NVQ Level 3 in related trade.

• CCNSG Safety passport.

• Wood mandatory training, induction, risk awareness, etc.

• TMJI10 Training, must be current i.e. within previous 12 months or current TMJI10


• Laser or conventional pump alignment

• TMJI10&11 (to be completed as post mobilisation training on a 3 yearly refresher).



• Demonstrable experience post mechanical apprenticeship/training coupled with current relative experience.


• Demonstrable experience in a mechanical fitting role.

• Demonstrable experience in a pump alignment role.

• Preservation of rotating and static equipment.

• Demonstrable experience in pressure testing.

Personal qualities, aptitudes and skills

• Ability to communicate effectively with team members

• Demonstrate commitment to working safely at all times

• Flexible - able to comply with company and client requirements

• Ability to work with other team members/disciplines and in a multi-cultural environment

• Confident and with an ability to work unsupervised and work on own initiative

• Has a desire to learn and develop within the role

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.