Company: Hydrasun Limited
Skills: Hydraulic & Pneumatic, Mechanical Engineering, Project Engineer
Other Skills: Small bore tubing, hydraulic systems, design, Instrumentation, P&IDs, Graduate
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Aberdeen AB12 3GQ, UK, Scotland, United Kingdom
Status: Active

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 leading specialist provider of integrated fluid transfer, power and control solutions to the energy industries, successfully delivering flexible hose, integrated instrumentation products, umbilical solutions and integrity management services worldwide.

We are recruiting for a Project Engineer to provide technical support, through the Hydrasun Integrity Management Division, with respect to the development and delivery of Hydraulic Services, SBT (Small Bore Tubing), FHA (Flexible Hose Assemblies) and IS (Integrated Services) which provide our customers with sustainable integrity assurance and compliance, with relevant legislation, standards and industry guidelines.

Essential Qualifications/Experience/Competencies

  • Degree in Engineering discipline
  • Project Engineering qualification and/or experience.
  • Relevant, previous experience of working in an engineering environment with design experience in a relevant area
  • Design of small bore tubing/instrumentation systems
  • Experience of carrying out engineering design, development and manufacture of Hydraulic, Instrumentation, and SBT Process Control systems
  • Development of P & IDs and documentation packs
  • Instrumentation / Hydraulic Products & Systems, Application, Installation Test, Flushing & Fluid Sampling.
  • Customer Service / Sales experience.
  • Alternatively, we may consider a recent Mechanical Engineering Graduate
  • MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Project experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organisational and administration skills
  • Ability to maintain a professional and focused approach at all times, in particular, in customer facing situations
  • Keen and effective attention to detail

Desirable Qualifications/Experience/Competencies

  • Working towards or Chartered Status
  • Experience working in a Oil and Gas Service Company environment.
  • Experience working on Hydraulic systems
  • Active participation in engineering reviews and/or investigations with customers
  • AutoCAD Inventor or similar
  • Knowledge of materials and processes used within Offshore/Onshore oil and gas and Marine operations

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Technical Duties

  • Project Engineer SBT/FHA/IS/Hydraulic client work scopes, from agreement of work scope with client to delivery of completed reports.
  • Develop and deliver Cost, Time, Resource (CTR) quotations.
  • Implement technical processes and procedures with respect to SBT and Instrumentation design, installation, flushing & testing/sampling and inspection services in line with Industry Standards and Guidelines.
  • Implement work packs for SBT/FHA/IS/Hydraulic work scopes and mobilise survey/engineering personnel in order to deliver work pack specifications. This can be survey, inspection, repair, installation, manufacturing, test, flush and commissioning work scopes.
  • In line with Industry Standards and best practise, implement technical processes and procedures with respect to Hydraulic System operations, installation, commissioning and repair.
  • Liaise with Customer Focal points to ensure the pro-active management and delivery of the Services, in line with client contracts and individual project/work scopes
  • Analyse Division SBT/FHA/IS/Hydraulic survey results, identify trends through statistical analysis and provide written reports with details of proposed alternative practices leading to improved operational safety and reliability performance .
  • Liaise with Hydrasun IT Dept. to assist with continual development of line data reporting tool based on existing Hydralink reporting tool.
  • Operationally manage SBT/FHA/IS/Hydraulic technicians and engineers while they are working on projects under your management.
  • Liaise with Key Account Management and Operations personnel to ensure they have sufficient technical knowledge to discuss SBT/FHA/IS/Hydraulic work scope deliverables, market requirements with respect to standards and guidelines and how we deliver this to the clients.
  • Liaise direct with clients to inform them of Hydrasun Services and where these services can provide added value
  • Prepare work packs for execution of Services in accordance with customer requirements and Company procedures.
  • Develop and maintain project schedule and evaluate, organize and prioritise workload
  • Identify and supply pro-active asset management proposals to clients in order that we are adding value to our existing services
  • Ensure client work scopes are completed in line with Company/Client Agreed procedures
  • Complete minutes/agreed actions from all client meetings and disseminate to appropriate personnel.
  • Present work scope and asset presentations and deliver to client.
  • Produce economic engineered solutions, considering all aspects from materials to manufacturability, that maximises profitably for Hydrasun whilst satisfying all customer and internal requirements.
  • Attend customer meetings to establish, through negotiation where appropriate, and confirm precise Engineering requirements and integrate this information into work packs in line with client requirements and Hydrasun HSEQ procedures and processes.
  • Liaise with other departments to ensure clarity of understanding of all customer/project requirements.
  • Ensure full compliance during engineering and related activities with sound engineering practice and adherence to relevant internal and external procedures, guidelines and standards.
  • Ensure development and improvement of existing products and services, where possible.
  • Ensure knowledge of industry developments is kept up to date.
  • Ensure knowledge of latest Integrity Management developments is maintained, discussed and implemented where appropriate.
  • Actively support the development of new IM product ranges from conceptual design to implementation.
  • Ensure activities within the Division meet agreed target completion dates.
  • Provision of accurate and detailed reports encompassing all aspects of Key Areas of Responsibility.
  • Responsible for assembly and managing of work scope close out documents and procedures.



Hydrasun is a leading specialist provider of integrated fluid transfer, power and control solutions to the energy industries, successfully delivering flexible hose, integrated instrumentation products, umbilical solutions and integrity management services worldwide.


Our product and service offering is driven by customer requirements to continuously improve safety, quality, technical integrity, reliability, environmental awareness and value for money. Through our established global network of operational bases and partnerships we offer:


•Fluid Transfer
•Integrity Management
•Umbilicals & Subsea Connectors
•Hydraulic Power & Control
•Instrumentation & Process Control
•Engineering & Technical Support


Hydrasun currently exports to around 60 countries, which has included developing significant sales in countries such as Angola, Brazil and USA. The company has international operational bases established in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, UAE, Brazil and The Netherlands as well as a further presence in West Africa and the US Gulf of Mexico.


The company’s global staff numbers have increased by around 100 in the past year to a total workforce of nearly 600 currently.


Hydrasun was recently awarded the coveted Overall Global Business of the Year at the Northern Star Business Awards 2012, along with awards for Achievement in International Business and Outstanding Contribution to Society.