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Rotating Equipment Engineer

Cammach Bryant




Posted: 21/09/2022

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Our client, an international Oil & Gas operator who explores for and produces oil through operations worldwide, currently seeking an experienced Rotating Equipment Engineer for an initial 24 month contract in Aberdeen. Agency Worker / PAYE. Client offers a generous holiday entitlement and flexible working (including Compressed Working Week / Hybrid work arrangement).


To provide operational and technical support to the nominated asset(s) in operational support of all associated package equipment, mainly in the rotating equipment discipline. The role includes execution of rotating equipment package maintenance, assessing critical spares requirements and ensuring equipment reliability. The role involves carrying out failure investigations, identifying underlying issues and maximizing equipment availability.

The role involves ownership of all aspects of rotating equipment packages and requires the co-ordination of other disciplines to ensure equipment availability and reliability improvement activities are delivered.

Scope of equipment covered includes Rotating Equipment and associated package equipment, encompassing gas turbines, centrifugal compressors, pumps, diesel engines and utility systems such as air compression packages. This role may also be required to support other reliability improvement initiatives, out with Rotating Equipment packages.


Provides support to the Operations team in the day to day running of the platform(s) and resolution of key package equipment integrity and operational issues.
Effective management of all rotating package equipment reliability threats.
Conduct and guide root cause investigations into rotating equipment package failures.
Steer equipment troubleshooting and repair efforts, with multi discipline teams.
Identify and implement system improvements opportunities.
Manages 3rd party support contracts as required.
Assesses performance and condition monitoring results, ensuring appropriate follow up.
Supports the asset(s) in management of the medium-term reliability of equipment through ‘look ahead’ planning and seek for recommendations relating to strategic facilities improvements.
Makes routine visits offshore to ensure package equipment reliability issues and operational constraints are understood.


Degree or equivalent professional qualification in relevant engineering discipline and significant experience working with rotating equipment packages offshore.
Current Offshore Medical and Survival Certificate

Chartered Engineer status with an appropriate engineering council registered body


Significant experience in offshore operations and maintenance delivery, knowledge of rotating equipment packages, with a high level of knowledge of UK offshore operations and infrastructure.
Experienced in the use of Computerised Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) - MAXIMO.
Understanding of key legislation and regulatory framework applicable to UKCS offshore regime with knowledge of major accident hazards, performance standards, assurance, and verification activities.
Good knowledge of other discipline functions e.g. Inspection, Integrity, Instrument and Control, Electrical.
Sound knowledge of hazard identification and risk assessment techniques and management of change processes and tools.
Proficient in Root Cause Analysis Techniques.

Experience in the management of vendor services contracts.
Significant experience with ancillary systems within OEM packages for Gas Turbines, Gas compressors and Pumps

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