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Assembly Test Technician - Aberdeen

ref: SCL29499

We are working with our client who service the oil and gas sector and are based in Aberdeen, to source an Assembly Test Technician.
This is a permanent position


  • The job holder is responsible for the assembly, testing and maintenance of Pressure Control Equipment (PCE) and Downhole Tools (DHT), in accordance with Company procedures.
  • Disassembly, inspection, redressing, reassembly, testing and functioning under pressure of PCE such as Crossovers, Lubricators, Pump In Subs & Insitu Subs, Stuffing Boxes, Liquid Seal Subs, Grease heads and Wireline Valves (WLV), Hydraulic Ball Valves, Gate Valves & Ezi Shear & Seal Valves
  • Disassembly, inspection, redressing, reassembly, testing and functioning of DHT’s (Slickline Tools) such as Variball Roller Systems, Pulling Tools, Releasable Overshots, Wireline Accelerators, Hydraulic Jars
  • Have a complete awareness and understanding for all PCE and DHT’s working towards fault finding
  • Reading and understanding of engineering/manufacturing drawings and assimilate data
  • Using of Hydraulic Pumps for pressure testing PCE
  • Safely moving goods around via a Forklift and electric pallet truck
  • The job holder will be required to work overtime, sometimes on a regular basis to meet the needs within the department, which can often be requested at short notice.
  • Ensuring that Risk Assessments are completed accurately, and highlighted hazards are adapted accordingly to ensure zero risk for all personnel, for required duties
  • Assisting with maintenance work to facilities, plant and equipment within the workshop or in the open (yard), if and when required
  • Ensuring that the Workshop and Yard area are kept clean and clear of debris at all times, inclusive of keeping yard clear from snow and ice in the winter, promoting a safe working environment at all times
  • Providing support, assisting and regularly communicating with the Assembly and Test Department, both formally and informally as required to ensure the highest level of operations and expectations are understood
  • To be familiar with and use of the quality system documentation and forms as applicable to the role of the position and the tasks to be performed.


  • HNC/HND (or working towards to) in Mechanical Engineering, or a relevant subject with proven experience in a similar role of at least two years
  • Forklift Training
  • Working knowledge of industry standards and specifications
  • Working knowledge of PCE and DHT
  • Manual Handling
  • High Pressure Water Jetting Awareness
  • Full UK Driving Licence

Should this position be of interest to you, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss this role

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Scott Leonard

Scott Leonard

In my current role I lead our Technical, Engineering, Sales & Marketing and Supply Chain teams alongside managing some of our key clients.

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