Electrical Supervisor (RPE)

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Its engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery. The company employs approximately 14,000 people in about 20 countries. Go to www.akersolutions.com for more information on our business, people and values.

Aker Solutions' SGP (Shetland Gas Plant) Team based in Dyce, Aberdeen are responsible for delivering Operations, Maintenance and Engineering Services to their client Total. We require experienced personnel who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans within the Oil & Gas market.


We are currently seeking an Electrical Supervisor (RPE) to work at the site on a rotational basis.


At this time, we are currently seeking candidates who reside locally within Shetland.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Supervise Electrical planned, preventative and corrective maintenance ensuring SAP work orders correctly resourced within target timeframe (including those for Shutdowns)

  • Ensure all resources (e.g. Scaffold/materials/rigging etc) are in place to allow work to be executed as per Plan

  • Prepare work permits including those for Vendors (ISSOW WCC’s) and relevant routine work instruction templates (ISSOW Routine templates)

  • Deploy resources (allocate and evaluate work) to execute approved plan

  • Ensure accuracy of tech information sheet work history / measurement points

  • Report to and deputise for the GSOC Team Leader

  • Maintain effective communication with peers and other work groups and conduct work group briefings - Create, maintain & enhance effective working relations

  • Assess overall electrical competence of relevant staff in conjunction with Plant authorities

  • Assist in GMOC electrical personnel selection, interview & recruitment process and responsible for appraisals of Electrical Technicians

  • Responsible for all discipline equipment, including but not limited to tools and vehicles, ensuring it is suitably maintained with any damage reported in a timely manner

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • Apprenticeship within a relevant trade discipline

  • HNC or City and Guilds or SVQ/NVQ Level 2 or above in a relevant discipline

  • Competent in the use of Electrical Drawings

  • COMPEX

  • IEE Wiring Regulations 17th Edition

  • Electricity at Work Regulations

  • HV/LV Switching

  • Extensive experience within offshore or hydrocarbon processing operations
  • Previous supervisory experience

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities