Mechanical Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Great Yarmouth
  • £60k per year + (75,000-80,000 OTE)

Contract Personnel Ltd

Contract Personnel are recruiting on behalf of a well-established, valued and trusted mutlinational Oil, Gas and Renewables company here in Norfolk. Due to continued growth our client is looking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer to joina team of experienced engineers across several operating assets to support and deliver specifically Mechanical disciple expertise in Great Yarmouth.


  • Project manage and support small and large projects.
  • Manage relevant vendors to ensure their work is carried out safely as per plan during routine shift working and project scopes.
  • Prepare for and support offshore visits on an ad-hoc basis, approx. 10 days per year.
  • Liaise with internal and external support functions to progress engineering and technical issues.
  • Capture lessons learned and foster a culture of continual improvement. Support Operational excellence to share and gain learnings.
  • Participate in Asset Integrity Delivery
  • Act and support Equinor’s technical representative towards the WTG original equipment manufacturer (OEM) as required.
  • Be the technical representative toward Product Owner Forums and Internal Technical Forums.
  • Support planned and corrective maintenance work on the wind turbine generator (WTG) assets is carried out safely and efficiently and follows management process (use SAP to create, plan and record maintenance, notifications and work release).
  • Carry out maintenance database and workplace audits of employees and contractors to ensure high standards of maintenance data capture and recording.
  • Follow up on maintenance plans and find improvements and efficiencies in deliveries. Work with and support the other O&M team members, prioritizing and sharing workload between WTG/Transmission and Balance of Plant team members.
  • Provide support for operations, this may include holding Company Rep role for joint contracts, holiday cover, equipment site responsible and site visits.
  • Implementation of new and improved operational efficiencies towards operational processes
  • Good understanding of organisational structure and network
  • Experience with LEAN methodology and driving improvement initiatives.


  • HNC/HND or B.Eng./ B.Sc. within a mechanical, technology discipline.

Skills /& Desirables

  • IT literate with working experience of Microsoft Office packages.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and relationship management behaviours
  • Excellent communicator both internal and external
  • Good knowledge of asset focal point or asset ownership from an operations and maintenance point of view.
  • Proven ability to take ownership and be accountable for delivery of tasks in assigned area.
  • Desired but not essential – knowledge of offshore operations and maintenance, Wind Power or Oil and Gas.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English

Company Benefits

  • Bonus structure & Welfare pay
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Pension


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