Assistant Engineer

Aberdeen, UK
18 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
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

Assist the Project Manager and Discipline Engineers in the effective provision of inspection management and inspection services to the allocated site(s), to support the Integrity Management Team in ensuring that the integrity management activities for the Client's assets are budgeted, planned, implemented and reported in a timely and effective manner.

  • Support the onshore Discipline Engineers in technical and operational aspects of integrity management by sourcing information, progressing actions, record maintenance etc
  • Support the Inspection Engineers in the offshore implementation of baseline inspections, and in reporting of these inspections
  • Assist with the preparation and coordination of reports for performance management / integrity data e.g. overdue reports, weekly performance reports, monthly KPI reports etc
  • Assist in RBA preparation and reviews as directed by Discipline Engineers
  • Assist in the development of detailed plans, programs, and workscopes for annual corrosion and integrity monitoring etc, in direct liaison with third-party subcontractors, with client departments and other client contractors
  • Assist in the preparation of workpacks for programmed work and for unplanned activities.
  • Prepare for and assist in mobilisation of personnel and equipment
  • Carry out input of project inspection and corrosion monitoring data into the client maintenance management system (SAP) and Oceaneering internal data systems.
  • Assist the Project Manager in compilation of financial budgets, forecasts and statistics, preparation of CTR's, equipment/personnel requisitions and budgetary reports etc.
  • Maintain training, competence and certification records for team members

  • This list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake other tasks that may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post
  • 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
  • The position holder will report directly to the Project Manager / Principal Engineer
  • Day-to-day work direction will be provided by the Discipline Engineers, primarily the Inspection Engineer
  • All individuals within the team report indirectly to the Client Principal Integrity Engineer
  • While offshore, the position holder will report functionally to the Client Maintenance Supervisor and indirectly to the Offshore Installation Manager.


  • Minimum UKAS RG2 Category 4 compatible
  • Minimum ONC in Mechanical Engineering or a comparable qualification

  • HNC/HND in an engineering discipline, or working towards such qualification
  • Basic NDT awareness training for core techniques
  • API/ASME Plant Inspection Level 1
  • Offshore medical, BOSIET and MIST certification
  • Confined Space Entry training

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics
  • Ability to display a methodical approach to workflow execution and problem solving
  • Ability to work with initiative when presented with non-routine challenges
  • Competent with Microsoft Office applications, particularly Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Good communicator - written, verbal and technical
  • Good client and support contractor relationship skills
  • CAD capability (AutoCAD) advantageous but non-essential

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'.

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