Oil & Gas

Mechanical Technician

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Northern England
  • 41953044



PE Global are looking for a Mechanical Technician to join a leading Oil & Gas company based in Barrow – In – Furness. This is a 12 month + contract role likely to be extended. This position is for backshift, either permanently or on a 2 week rotation with day shift.


Key Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a fast-paced Engineering team to Design, Develop & Qualify Downhole Electrical/Hydraulic/Optical Connectors .
  • Build prototypes, products and systems suitable for testing.
  • Set up and run lab simulations. Design and implement tests, document results and develop customer presentations.
  • Design testing procedures and coordinate with others to perform tests. Conduct tests, document test results and develop client presentations.
  • Conduct troubleshooting and failure analysis.
  • Proactively maintain schedules, deadlines, and risk registers. Use creative design principles to efficiently develop novel solutions to problems as and when they occur.
  • Author technical reports, papers, articles, patents and presentations.
  • Conduct or participate in technical reviews of requirements, specifications, designs, code and other artefacts. Contribute to design standards.
  • Provide support to other departments, working alongside Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Sales. Create and maintain product documentation (requirements, specification, design, development, integration, test procedures and results).
  • Comply with all applicable company policies, including HR, Quality Systems and Health, Safety and Environment standards and procedures.


Required Experience

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical or Electro-Mechanical discipline.
  • Experience in the design and development of electro-mechanical products.
  • Working knowledge of basic electrical principles Desirable to have experience in the design and development of Downhole or Subsea Instrumentation Connectors.
  • Desirable to have experience working on products for high pressure, high temperature environments Knowledge of metallic and elastomeric materials.
  • Experience of clearance and fits and tolerance analysis Good working knowledge of manufacturing processes and tooling Proficient user of CAD for creation of 3D designs and 2D manufacturing drawings.
  • Desirable to have experience in PTC Creo / Windchill modelling environments Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office – i.e. Excel, Word, PowerPoint Excellent written and verbal communication


If interested in applying to this job opportunity, please don’t hesitate to call +44  20 3966 9800 or alternatively send an updated CV to conor.dolan@peglobal.net.

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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