Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Engineering Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
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.

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Duties & Responsibilities

To provide assistance to Senior Pipelines Engineers in support of Oceaneering Pipelines team deliverables.
• Maintain filing systems/databases
• Preparation of CTRs and mobilisation requests
• Preparation of invoices and support to cost tracking
• Preparation and management of document transmittals
• Maintain report registers and trackers
• Support the preparation of inspection workpacks
• Gather data from engineering drawings as instructed
• Assist with maintenance of integrity registers and project plans
• Assist in review of incoming workflow as instructed by senior engineers
• Assist with retrieval of project specific technical data
• Assist in preparation and collation of client reporting
• Produce accurate report/results as per engineers instructions
• Prepare slides for engineer's presentations
• Operate Pipelines Databases and client MMS (i.e Maximo)
• Interface with ACET support to ensure workflow is efficient

  • The list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake tasks that may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post
  • Assist with any other duties as and when required
  • Undertake specific projects as instructed by management
Ensure that the Safety policies and procedures are understood and adhered to so far as is reasonably practicable in order to ensure a safe working environment.

Carry out work in accordance with the Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems.
Perform the assigned tasks with due diligence regarding the Integrated Management Systems on the Company.
Eliminate waste of whatever form, to suggest the use of more environmentally friendly substances and practices and contribute to the continuous improvement of the environment.

Supervisory Responsibilities
  • This position has NO direct supervisory responsibilities.
Reporting Relationship
  • Role will report to a Senior Project Manager.


  • Minimum Standard Grades education
  • Appropriate post secondary school engineering study/qualifications e.g. HNC/HND qualification or working towards qualification
  • Extensive previous work experience may be taken in lieu of further qualifications

  • Previous experience in a technical/engineering assistant role
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner
  • Technical Skills - Assesses own strengths and weaknesses;
    • Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.
    • Interpersonal Skills
    • Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; Maintains confidentiality;
    • Listens to others without interrupting; Keeps emotions under control;
  • Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values; Benefits organization through outside activities; Supports affirmative action and respects diversity.
  • Language Skills - Ability to read and interpret general business procedures. Ability to write reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions.
  • Mathematical Skills - Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Reasoning Ability - Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Computer Skills - To perform this job successfully, an individual should have complete knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.

Closing Statement

We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to advance in an international company. To apply, click 'Apply Now'.

Oceaneering develops products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning.  The company is the world's largest manufacturer and operator of work class Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and is also a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, workover control systems, asset integrity services, umbilicals, subsea hardware and tooling.  Oceaneering also serves the aerospace, defense and theme park industries.