The Weir Group PLC

  • 2018-18791

    Posted Date 1 week ago(8/9/2018 2:14 PM)
    Project Engineer
    Job Location
    UK-Dyce West, Aberdeen
    Shift Schedule
    Manages Others
  • Company Profile

    Weir has been in business since 1871 and our sustainability and success has been built on attracting, retaining, and developing exceptional people.


    As a global company, employing around 15,000 people in over 70 countries, we reflect the diversity of our customers in the diversity of our people and ensure everyone is given the opportunity to flourish regardless of their gender, race, beliefs or background.


    Weir is an inclusive and innovative organisation where you can be your authentic self. We continually develop our talent and diversity of thought to keep our business relevant, innovative and successful for the future.


    Enabling our people to unleash their full potential is central to ‘We are Weir’, our vision, mission, and strategic priorities. We aim to be the most admired engineering business in our markets and we'll achieve that ambition by being the employer of choice in our markets.


    We offer a wide range of career opportunities across a variety of technical and business roles in engineering, manufacturing and service locations worldwide.


    Business Need / Purpose of Role

    To ensure that workshop repairs are executed on time and budget, and to ensure the accurate issue of quality documentation and repair instructions.  To provide the necessary support to the Aberdeen workshop and other Weir Oil & Gas departments. This is to ensure that quality of workmanship and that internal and external client communications are to a high standard.

    Objectives & Measurement - Key Responsibilities

    Including but not limited to:

    • Responsible for ensuring on time delivery and commercial commitments of workshop repairs
    • Production of pump dismantling record sheets
    • Co-ordinate with workshop during strip & inspection, defining repair work scope and any engineering changes identified, compile findings and produce technical report for issue to client
    • Compile material and labour repair requirements and generate repair estimates
    • Compile client order acknowledgement documents and update internal and external customers on repair issues/on time delivery communication.
    • Compile comprehensive workshop repair/rebuild instructions which include: pump critical build data sheets, quality and inspection plans detailing repair operations, workshop sizing, runout and check sheets, repair order scheduling – initial and detailed
    • Development of repair plans, and ownership of actual progress against job plans
    • Liaise closely with the Commercial Assistants on material requirements, and assist when required with the execution of contract activities. This is to ensure all material and 3rd party requirements are satisfied as per the repair plan timescales
    • Liaise closely with the Master Scheduler to ensure plans are updated regularly
    • Identification and integration to job work scope of reverse engineering opportunities
    • Liaise directly with the workshop during repair on technical issues
    • Liaise with the QA Inspector regarding material non conformances and concession reports
    • Final inspection release of repair orders form 181
    • Issue repair summary costs to client
    • Issue close out reports
      • Have knowledge of the WEIR HSE & quality systems.
      • Ensure compliancy with group / business health and safety process’s and objectives as set per PDM / PDP / VCE.
      • Comply with WEIR ZERO Harm process
      • Comply with WEIR Duty of Care policy.



      • Ability to access and raise Q pulse and HSE items and online systems.
      • Ability to raise Safety NCR / Near Misses / hazards.
      • Zero Harm Training.
      • Duty of Care Awareness / Training.
      • PDM / PDP / VCE action completion-

    Job Knowledge / Education and Qualifications


    Degree qualified in a mechanical engineering discipline. Significant experience of working in an engineering environment will be an advantage. Commercial awareness desirable.


    Language Skills:

    Fluent English essential


    Product Knowledge:

    Knowledge of rotating equipment.  Time working on tools advantageous.


    Reasoning Ability:

    Strong level of mechanical comprehension, Ability to read technical drawings,

    Experience in rotating equipment.


    Computer Skills:

    Good IT skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office packages including Excel, Word and Project.


    Work Environment:

    Office based with set periods required in the workshop for training on appointment.


    HSE Awareness

    Strong awareness of company HSE policies and procedures and tools / access to online systems. 


    Compliance with WEIR Duty of care and Zero harm requirements.  Commitment to safety first toward self and all staff.  No task however big or small or commercially high value can’t be stopped due to safety concerns. 

    Core Competencies

    Cost Consciousness- Works within approved budget; develops and implements cost saving measures that contribute to profits and revenue.


    Communication-Speaks clearly and persuasively; listens actively and seeks clarification; asks appropriate questions; able to effectively present and discuss views and ideas; adjusts style and language to meet the needs of audience; shares relevant information; gives constructive feedback to others and is open to receiving feedback.


    Written Communication-Writes clearly and informatively; reviews work for accuracy and relevance; varies writing style to meet needs of audience; presents data effectively and in an understandable format.


    Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; demonstrates attention to detail and thoroughness; puts in place appropriate processes and controls to provide quality assurance.


    Health and Safety Focus - Performs work in a safe manner at all times and observes safety and security procedures; avoids shortcuts that increase health and safety risks to self or others; reports potentially unsafe conditions and potential hazards; encourages and supports others to be safe while at work.



    Accountability - Takes responsibility for own actions; delivers on agreed actions and commitments; pro-active and goes above and beyond when necessary to reach goals; keeps stakeholders informed of progress; faces up to problems quickly and directly, seeking speedy resolution.

    Planning/Organising-Prioritises and plans work activities for self and/or others to meet individual, team and departmental objectives; anticipates resources required to deliver tasks and identifies potential risks; able to adapt if circumstances chance; checks completion of activities and progress on projects, showing awareness of deadlines and develop appropriate action plans.


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