Mechanic (028jc)

  • Peterhead, UK
  • £18.50 - £19 per hour GBP / Year

Ex-Mil Recruitment Ltd

Job Summary by the Career Balance Team:

A waste management company in Peterhead, Scotland, is looking to hire an experienced mechanic to join their team. The mechanic will be responsible for installing, servicing, repairing, and maintaining offshore oil equipment. They will also assist in training colleagues across various disciplines. The ideal candidate will have a technical or engineering background, experience in the oil and gas industry, and the ability to work offshore when required. The position offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Job Description:

Mechanic (028jc) – Peterhead, Scotland – £19ph + Benefits


My client, who is a specialist waste management company, are now seeking to recruit an experienced Mechanic to join their expanding team.




You will be reporting to the Mechanical Supervisor and your role will be to work effectively as part of a team to install, service, repair and maintain offshore oil equipment by working closely with the maintenance department. Carrying out repairs and upgrades of equipment will be an integral part of the role. Help train colleagues across various disciplines.


Therefore, your key responsibilities will include:



– Ensure awareness and compliance with all company, client, and job specific procedures/legislation.

– Participate in company and Client Safety Observation Card programs.

– Attend safety meetings with HSEQ/Client personnel as required.

– Assist HSEQ Team in reporting and escalating any HSEQ incidents/concerns on site.

– Follow relevant permit to work and isolation procedures and work instructions.

– Actively participate in toolbox talks.

General Responsibilities

– Installation, service, and repair of all company equipment.

– Log information in maintenance job cards.

– Liaise with Product Line and Project and Asset Management Teams to obtain necessary information to assist and build new equipment as required.

– Liaise with the Maintenance Manager on work scopes required for, supplies, maintenance, manufacturing, and testing.

– Source information from third party representatives as necessary.

– Provide back-up assistance to company colleagues as and when required.

– Report all out of hour’s activity to Maintenance Manager.

Offshore/Overseas Maintenance

– Traveling overseas/offshore to install, service & repair equipment as required.

– Be prepared to undertake medicals, vaccinations and training as required for offshore/overseas travel.


To be eligible for this role you will need the following Skills and Experience:

– ONC Level or equivalent in Technical or Engineering discipline

– NVQ Level 3

– Valid BOSIET & MIST (Preferred)

– Forklift Certificate (Preferred)

– Valid OGUK Medical (for a minimum of 3 months) (Preferred)

– Servicing and maintaining mechanical and hydraulic equipment/machinery.

– Carry out maintenance routines.

– Carry out installations.

– Repair breakdowns

– Working within drilling, drill cuttings management, solids control or drilling fluids disciplines (Preferred)

– Experience in a similar role within the oil and gas industries (Preferred)

– Building mechanical & hydraulic systems. (preferred)

– Ability to work to a high standard at all times.

– Ability to develop and follow operational instructions.

– Dedicated to promoting a positive image of the Company.

– Good communication and interpersonal skills.

– Responsible attitude towards safety and equipment.

– Ability to travel offshore/overseas when required.


The ideal candidate would be a qualified time served mechanic who can hit the ground running, and who is open to working offshore on occasions and you can be off shore from a period of a couple of days to up to 3 weeks.


You will be working while in Peterhead, you will be working a 40-hr week, with regular overtime and weekend working available, and also some offshore and international travel.


In return they are paying £19 per hour, with £28.50 per hour overtime, and £38.00 per hour Sunday, and if needed £25.33 per hour for nightshift. Your Offshore day rate is £328.00 per day. Other benefits will include Pension with up to 6% matched contribution, medical insurance, 33 days holiday, cycle to work, as well as other benefits.


For more information, please contact Jean-Claude Hedouin at Ex-Mil Recruitment Ltd on , or .uk or via the website


Location: Peterhead, Aberdeenshire

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