Technical Service Engineer

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    Aberdeen, Scotland

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    John Anakwenze

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    over 1 year ago

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Great opportunity open for a Technical Service Engineer with experience with demulsifierformulator and technical writing, to come on-board and work for a Global market leading Energy company, based in Aberdeen. This will be a permanent position with competitive rates on offer.

Role purpose:

The main tasks of this position will be to conduct / lead customer interfacing and internal interfacing between the technical and operational arms within the group, both in relation to laboratory and field related activities as required.

You will have the authority to Plan activity, coordinate and participate in both lab and field work and generally assist with technical services to customers within the Geomarket and occasionally beyond

Key experience:

The main key skill set my client need from the candidate is as an experienced bottle tester (demulsifierformulator) with good communication skills and technical writing.

Ability to travel 30%+ of time.

Valid offshore survival training (Bosiet).

Any experience with lab evaluation of production chemicals relating to corrosion, wax or scale would be beneficial.


Activities may include (but are not limited to)

* Being involved in the interaction between the Technical and Operational Groups of Production Technologies and other groups.

* Have a good level of understanding of production operations to be able to define / recommend relevant laboratory and field test procedures

* Define the scope of work for any assigned project

* Have a good understanding of production chemicals, environmental constraints, customer limitations and operational constraints with regard to required projects

* Present technical materials and assist in the preparation of technical proposals which may include input to Tenders and bids

* Perform specialised product evaluation testing and issue reports as required.

* Have enough understanding of the process system and test procedures to evaluate results, make appropriate project changes in order to optimise the outcome, and make recommendation to the customer.

* Plan, Coordinate, participate and work independently on Short and Long term projects as required

* Participate in field support visits as direct operational support as required

* Ability to participate in direct customer contact as required (presentation of results, running field tests, surveys, special assignments in the field)

* Provide support to all projects as required, but maybe required to specialize in specific product areas, or in developmental projects

* Responsible for the preparation of technical reports and conduct technical presentations to the customers of M-I PT in support of operations or projects when necessary

* Ensure that the laboratory is a safe, clean and tidy working environment.

* Assist with all aspects of field coordination, laboratory maintenance and functioning

* Assist with update of laboratory documentation

* Advise, train, mentor, and share "lessons learned" to other Technical Service LE and support staff.


* Ensure that company QHSE policies, procedures and safety standards are understood and complied with at all times.

* Make sure that chemicals and waste are handled according to regulations and SDS.

* Carry out necessary risk assessments prior to operations.

* Report, investigate and follow up all relevant QHSE matters in accordance with internal non-conformance and hazard observation reporting procedures.

* Maintain an active role in the identification of opportunities for improvement in the company's Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental management systems and where relevant, assist in the implementation of the improvements.