Mechanical Engineer

  • Job Reference: AA
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Energy Professionals Group
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: £32,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Oil, Gas & Chemicals
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Amy Archer
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Job Description


To provide engineering design solutions and through life engineering support to the JFD product range. Workload can vary from new product design to meet client or internal specifications through to supporting an existing client’s request to upgrade or change equipment in the field.




  • Provide engineering design input to new products.
  • Provide engineering support to the existing product range.
  • Assess technical queries and provide engineering solutions to a wide ranging products portfolio.
  • Liaise with internal JFD departments such as sales, procurement and production to ensure the best technical solution is provided in all instances.
  • Sourcing suitable components and materials when required.
  • Creation of part numbers and bill of materials.
  • Creation of engineering documentation such as specifications, proposals, assembly instructions, test procedures, certification and reports.
  • Checking detailed manufacturing drawings and documentation.
  • Ensuring engineering solutions are provided on time and on budget.
  • Adherence to engineering and company standards and processes.
  • Site visits to other JFD offices and client assets as and when required.
  • Accountability and responsibility as technical checker of drawings and documentation generated in support of the mechanical engineer role.
  • Compliance to internal and external standards & regulations





  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to work as part of a team but also in isolation when required.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Methodical and thorough whilst generating and checking documentation.
  • Ability to adapt to changing scope or client demands.
  • Willingness to take ownership and accountability of tasks and drive to completion.
  • Focused on delivering high quality output to tight deadlines and willing to go the extra mile to ensure success is achieved.
  • Focused on delivering cost efficient solutions on time and on budget.



Knowledge & Skills

  • Proven mechanical design skills.
  • Skilled in generating design calculations.
  • Good knowledge of manufacturing techniques.
  • Good knowledge of gas and fluid systems.
  • Knowledge of design standards.
  • Knowledge of industry guidelines such as IMCA.
  • Previous product design experience would be advantageous.



  • Minimum of 3 years in a graduate engineer role.
  • Experience with PLM system for generating and storage of engineering packages.
  • Previous diving equipment design experience would be advantageous.



  • Mechanical engineering degree or equivalent industry experience.
  • Any relevant diving qualifications would be advantageous.