Principal Instrument Engineer - Telecoms and SAS

  • Negotiable
  • Scotland Scotland
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future.

We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions for oil and gas will make up two-thirds of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?The Electrification, Maintenance and Modification (EMM) segment within Aker Solutions are specialists in managing, executing, and delivering small, medium and large complex projects from feasibility studies, frame agreements and EPCI.

We are looking for a Principal Instrument, Telecoms & SAS Engineer to join our team based in our Aberdeen (AIBP) office.

What will you be doing?
  • Implementing field life solutions for our customers
  • Involved in a wide variety of engineering scopes ranging from smaller Front End Studies to Minor/Major Modification and Maintenance Projects and other Specialist Services
  • Lead and manage a team of engineers and designers to provide instrumentation, telecoms and Safety Automation Systems engineering services and provide technical direction to the team.
  • Develop team through training and mentoring.
  • Implementing professional engineering, procurement, construction, installation, and completion activities in a competent and efficient manner maintaining quality at all times.
  • Liaise with client and other stakeholders in the execution of the project scopes.
  • Define the scopes of work required to align with clients’ requirements and provide input to budget estimates and planning to implement the scope.
  • Be innovative in identifying technical solutions.
  • Ensure team delivers work on Schedule and within Budget and in accordance with company procedures meeting the requirements of the project.
We think you should have:
  • HND/Degree or equivalent education with 10+ years experience covering Concept studies, FEED and EPCI projects from energy sector.
  • Broad competency with instrumentation
  • Experience in Telecoms and Safety Automation Systems preferred
  • Experience in the international engineering standards associated with this role
  • Experience in participation in HAZOP/HAZID and LOPA reviews
  • Knowledge of relevant Norwegian regulations and NORSOK standards preferred but not essential.
  • Strong work ethics and a proactive attitude
  • The ability to lead, manage, train and mentor instrument discipline engineers
  • A commercial mindset, good communication and collaboration skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • The ability to see soluti
More reasons to work with us:
  • Professional development and career opportunities
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Healthy work-life balance

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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