• Location: Glenrothes
  • Closing Date: 05/03/2021
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type: Full Time

Based in Fife, Scotland, Utility ROV Services is an independent, pro-active ROV service provider specialising in Offshore Renewables, Interconnector, Oil & Gas and Decommissioning industries. We are an energetic and innovative company that design, build and operate our own bespoke UTROV® systems and tooling to support subsea operations. Improving efficiency by controlling its suite of tools directly, the UTROV® provides multi-phase capability, eliminating the requirement to mobilise multiple spreads of equipment with individual teams for one single project.

We are seeking an experienced engineer with a strong mechanical engineering background to work within our engineering team based at our head office.


– Preparation of 2D and 3D detailed design drawings.

– Development of equipment specifications and performance requirements.

– Creation of drawing packages for component manufacture.

– Updating of drawing packages for electrical and hydraulic systems.

– Design of mechanical components and assessment of design suitability using hand calculations.

– Create and maintain supporting documentation including assembly/arrangement drawings, maintenance procedures, operation and equipment operating manuals.

– Modify existing products to meet internal and external customer requirements.

– Scheduling and budgeting of resources.

– Source and select materials to allow for effective design optimisation.

– Prioritising workload to ensure deadlines are met.

– Make cost calculations caused by any changes to the designs and inform the Engineering Manager of these.

– Planning for equipment mobilisations, writing of mobilisation task plans and preparation of required documentation.

– Prepare test and operational procedures, and quality management documentation.

– Follow up on component manufacture and equipment assembly ensuring deliverables are in accordance with the specification and industry best practice.

– Promoting a safe working environment, following and implementing company QHSE requirements.

– Keep accounts of all technical documentation including: Reports, Calculations, Specifications, Parts list, Assembly, Test and Operational Procedures, Manufacturing Data, Risk and failure-mode analyses.

– Technical Liaison with colleagues, clients and suppliers.

Minimum Educational Qualifications:

– Mechanical Engineering degree

Minimum Previous Experience:

– Proficient in the use of 3D / 2D design software (Inventor, Solidworks, AutoCAD and Draftsight).

– Good understanding of hydraulic and electrical systems.

– Strong communication skills – both written and verbal are essential.

– Excellent computer skills and a good understanding of MS Office are essential.

– Commercially aware.

– Previous experience within the offshore industry.

– Knowledge of the standards used for the design and build of equipment for the oil and gas sector is advantageous.

– Good report writing and analytical skills.

– Ability to work in a pressurised environment with a good eye for detail.

– Appropriate initiative, ability work independently when necessary.

– Self-motivated, flexible and reliable with good problem-solving skills.

Other Skills:

– Good communications skills.

– Team player.

– Organised and efficient.

– Able to work under minimum supervision.