Senior DE Technician

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions helps the world meet its energy needs. We engineer the products, systems and services required to unlock energy. Our goal is to maximize recovery and efficiency of oil and gas assets, while using our expertise to develop the sustainable solutions of the future. Aker Solutions employs approximately 14,000 people in more than 20 countries.

Aker Solutions' Production Team based in Mobile, AL. The individual is responsible for ensuring all work packages are processed in order and equipment/ parts are assembled according to specifications. We need a motivated individual with fabrication experience, preferrably in tube bending, who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans within the subsea market. We are looking for a Senior Technician, which is an advanced level position learning to apply basic knowledge of applicable theories, practices, and accepted procedures:

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Assist in the installation, integration, commissioning, assembly and reporting on the Electrical/Hydraulic/Mechanical aspects of Distribution Equipment at Aker jobsites.

  • Ensure the correct assembly of the equipment manufactured and sold by Aker Solutions, Inc. (Electrical, Hydraulic, Mechanical)

  • Attend pre-operation meetings as directed

  • Executes work as defined in the Service Order

  • Promote teamwork and takes an active part in meeting customers’ requirements

  • Promote safety awareness and complies with all applicable safety procedures and regulations to include ensuring equipment is delivered to jobsite in proper condition

  • Be able to perform the duties of the position interfacing with management and relevant stakeholders as appropriate

  • Work with engineering and quality to ensure work packages, documents and procedures are accurate and applicable to the job being performed.

  • Ensure equipment is assembled properly and material or quality issues are captured through QN’s.

  • Ensure work packages are signed off as tasks are completed.

  • Work with supervisor to identify issues with planning, durations or scheduling.

  • Implement and effectively apply lean/continuous improvement initiatives

  • Lead and mentor more junior Technicians

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • Good understanding of Aker Solutions technology, knowledge in the Umbilical Distribution Equipment domain a strong plus

  • 5+ years tube bending and related product assembly experience.
  • Ability to understand hydraulic schematics
  • Sound mechanical knowledge including threads and thread forms, limits and fits, measuring units and conversions, basic math and mechanics, and properties of materials.

  • Performs basic mathematical calculations as well as strong interpersonal and communications skills, both verbal and written.

  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and assertiveness, the ability to plan and manage work in an efficient manner, and the ability to work well under stress and time pressures.

  • Demonstrate ability to think innovatively and come up with creative solutions to technical problems

  • Ability to work towards strict deadlines, able to motivate self and others towards end goal

  • Possesses the ability to read and comprehend engineering drawings and/or blueprints

We Offer:

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

Contact Us:

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.

For further information please contact: Julie.watkins@nesgt.com