Mechanical Fitter



Mechanical Fitter









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Job title: Mechanical Fitter
Ref No: 2016 - 5401
Location: Aberdeen - Offshore
Project: BP Clair Ridge
Duration: 2 Trips

Amec Foster Wheeler ( designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.
With pro-forma 2014 annualised scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 50 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry - from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products - and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.
Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

Purpose / Role
To deliver a high quality, consistent and competent mechanical construction service in accordance with project / company requirements, standards and procedures.
To support overall delivery of company goals and schedule.
To ensure all that all work scope is completed in a safe manner ensuring no detrimental impact to personnel, fabric or environment

Key aims and objectives
To perform all required discipline tasks, safely, consistently and in accordance with project requirements, procedures and specifications
Prime responsibilities and duties
Read, understand and implement all applicable company / project policies, working practices and procedures, ensuring at all times that the mechanical / assembly work scope is completed safely and to a high standard.
Complete all work scope in accordance with applicable work pack / job card instructions, associated procedures and drawings / sketches
Provide support to other trades/disciplines where required, or form part of an integrated multi-discipline team.
Raising applicable Permit to Work (PTW) in order to complete works cope in a controlled and safe manner.
Undertake appropriate Risk Assessments (RA) in order to complete works cope in a safe and controlled manner.

Allied occasional duties
Participate and contribute to AMEC's Emergency Response procedure and process.
Participate and contribute in AMEC's nationalisation/personnel development programmes
Key internal interfaces
Discipline Foremen and charge hands
Construction Superintendent
SHEQ Advisor

4 Year Apprenticeship or Level 2 NVQ equivalent
City and Guilds (C&G) Mechanical Fitting or Assembly and or NVQ Level 3 in related trade.
BOSIET/Approved Offshore Medical (offshore only)
Safety passport (onshore only)
AMEC mandatory training, induction, risk awareness, etc
MJI10 Training, must be current i.e. within previous 12 months or current TMJI10

Manual Handling
Laser or conventional pump alignment.
TMJI10&11 (to be completed as post mobilisation training on a 3 yearly refresher)


Demonstrable experience post mechanical apprenticeship/training coupled with current relative experience.
Demonstrable offshore/onshore (Whichever applicable) experience in a mechanical fitting role
Demonstrable experience in a pump alignment role.
Preservation of rotating and static equipment.
Demonstrable experience in pressure testing.
Personal qualities, aptitudes and skills
Ability to communicate effectively with team members
Demonstrate commitment to working safely at all times.
Flexible - able to comply with company and client requirements
Ability to work with other team members/disciplines and in a multi-cultural environment
Confident and with an ability to work unsupervised and work on own initiative
Has a desire to learn and develop within the role.

Competencies - generic
Possesses a good standard in spoken and written English
Possesses a good understanding of safe working practices and can demonstrate commitment to safe working at all times.

Competencies - technical
Can demonstrate a high standard in completion of tasks associated with the role of Mechanical Fitter as defined in associated job specification
Can demonstrate the ability to read/understand and implement procedures/specifications/drawings/sketches/etc.

Company Info
Amec Foster Wheeler

United Kingdom

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