SPEX is leading innovation in the application of energetic products in the Oil & Gas industry. As a specialist provider of unique solutions in areas including tubular cutting and recovery, casing/tubular removal and wellhead recovery, we are poised for significant growth in the late-life decommissioning and energy transition market. To support this growth, the Engineering Division is looking for a driven and enthusiastic Mechanical Design Engineer to join our team.
You will work in a multi-disciplined team; the role involves providing engineering support on our portfolio of new downhole tools. The role offers the opportunity to work on leading-edge technology in the application of energetics in a fast-growing oilfield market. The role includes being the lead engineer under general direction in the full product life-cycle, from concept and feasibility studies, prototyping, testing, production manufacture and sustaining.
Knowledge and Experience
Undergraduate degree in engineering or equivalent and 5+ years Oil & Gas engineering experience
In lieu of Oil & Gas experience, candidates with a proven track record in the development of unique, novel technologies are welcomed to apply
Experienced in the use of Autodesk Inventor and Autocad
Excellent communication skills, a team player
An attention to detail and accuracy in task execution
Discussing and solving complex problems with engineering personnel, sub-contractors, suppliers and customers
Concept development and the preparation of designs supported by calculations, analysis and manufacturing drawings
Support the sourcing and acquisition of appropriate parts
Overseeing the building and testing of prototype equipment and the evaluation of theoretical designs, reporting results and making recommendations for improvement
Using research, analytical, conceptual and planning skills, particularly mathematical modelling and computer-aided design, for concept development and evaluation
The full-time position is based at our headquarters in Dyce, Aberdeen.