Mechanical Instrumentation Technician - Teesside(Ref: 1223)

We are recruiting for a Mechanical Instrumentation Technician to supplement the field service team as a focal point/lead for the manufacturing installation/integration of Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Hydrogen Gas Control Systems.    This role will primarily be based in the Tees Valley but there is a requirement to travel to client sites within the UK and overseas.   

Essential Experience, Qualifications and Competencies

  • Suitable Vocational training in relevant field of engineering (e.g – C&G, ONC…)
  • Hands on experience in Hydraulic or Pneumatic service industry
  • Ability to read and understand Hydraulic and Pneumatic schematics, P&ID’s and GA’s
  • Experience in overhauling and testing of pumps, motors and control valves
  • Hands on experience in trouble shooting, servicing and maintenance of hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Hands on experience in hydraulic bolt torquing and joint integrity
  • Good knowledge of hydraulic and instrument fittings and threads
  • Hydraulic accumulator pre- charging, maintenance and servicing
  • Competent in Small Bore Tubing installation
  • Must be computer proficient with knowledge in MS Office
  • Comfortable working away from home and being reactive with regards to customer requirements
  • Experience of working in a team or independently
  • Language Skills- must be fluent in English
  • BFPA Cetop level 2 or Industrial hydraulics/pneumatics certificate course
  • Working at height course

Desirable Experience, Qualifications and Competencies

  • Diploma in Mechanical/Hydraulics engineering
  • Experience in working in Oil and Gas, Marine and Petrochemical industries
  • Knowledge and experience of working with high pressure gas management systems
  • Knowledge of ship board and marine hydraulic systems
  • Knowledge of electro hydraulic control of pumps
  • Commissioning of hydraulic pneumatic equipment
  • Chemical cleaning and flushing of piping systems
  • Parker product knowledge
  • Advanced hydraulics training certification
  • Training in pumps and electro hydraulic pump controls
  • Shaft alignment and measurement certification
  • PSSR training
  • Mobile hydraulics training
  • Pump servicing
  • Wind Turbine hydraulics training
  • Proportional and servo control systems

For more information regarding this vacancy please contact our recruitment team: or 01224 618690.

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