Mechanical Maintenance Technician (Onshore & Offshore)

July 19, 2024

Job Description

Mechanical Maintenance Technician – Based onshore / offshore – 6-month contract

Our client, a global oilfield services business, is looking to hire an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Technician for an initial 6 month contact which will be predominately based in workshop in Aberdeen but with offshore work also involved on an ad hoc basis.

Candidates are expected to have mandatory certification for working offshore UK – BOSIET, medical, MIST.

The individual will be expected to be able to maintain a wide variety of mechanical equipment and as such, our client is willing to consider candidates with maintenance experience on the following:

  • Engine Maintenance
  • Transmission Maintenance
  • Air system repairs
  • Triplex pumps maintenance
  • Centrifugal pumps maintenance
  • Mixing system maintenance
  • Hydraulic system maintenance
  • Process piping repair
  • Butterfly valves repairs


  • Time served apprenticeship / City & Guilds / HNC (Mechanical Engineering) or equivalent

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, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 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.