Offshore Service Technician

Salary £25,000 depending on experience

Full time, Great Yarmouth

At Aquaterra Energy we specialise in providing engineering solutions and equipment to the global offshore energy industry – helping clients drive efficient and sustainable offshore operations from drilling and field development, to decommissioning, carbon capture and storage, renewable, and hydrogen projects.

We're looking for an experienced Offshore Service Technician to join our expanding team at our Operations base in Great Yarmouth. 

About the role;

  • Delivering offshore services as part of projects: Preparing, redressing tools and equipment within the workshop (when and if required) & offshore including, but not limited to, camera systems, various running & retrieval tools, tension rings, centralisers, gyro systems, etc.
  • Maintenance of equipment at job site and returning it in serviceable condition.
  • Understanding of completing AEL internal documentation & where it is filed.
  • Reviewing all offshore procedures prior to operations.
  • Supporting AEL staff particularly the Project Engineer, to deliver the offshore phase of projects
  • Assist with all AEL products and services during offshore operational phase.
  • Where required, supervision of other crew members at customer sites
  • Collect or organise collection of information for the purposes of recording, e.g. measurements, serial numbers, elevations, depths, etc.
  • Complete detailed post project reports, time break down sheets, daily reports, service tickets etc.
  • Liaising with client representatives, whilst offshore/onshore, at all levels.
  • Preparing/mobilising for offshore phases.
  • Project inventory management and demobilisation of equipment and personnel
  • Provide on-the-job training for other members of staff
  • Supporting the Operations Manager.
  • Participating in testing as part of the onshore project phase as required
  • Assisting the QHSE department in low risk QA/QC activity under the direction of the QHSE department.

About You: 

  • Relevant industry certificate in OGUK Medical survival, minimum Industry Standard Training (MIST)
  • City & Guilds /NVQ qualification or equivalent in a relevant Engineering / Mechanical discipline
  • Bolt Torquing MJI10 & 19 (desirable)
  • Previous offshore experience working on various jack-up, semi-sub and platform installations, with an good understanding of rig equipment
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • An unquestionable focus on Health, Safety, Environment and Quality
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources and operate comfortably with clients, other team members and 3rd parties coming from a broad spectrum of disciplines

At Aquaterra Energy we believe that all employees have the opportunity to contribute positively to our sales targets be it through direct client interactions or the provision of their work internally. An understanding of the sales process and customer focus is an expectation for every employee and therefore appropriate training will be provided and must be attended by all.


  • Training and development
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Matching pension contribution
  • Life cover x 4 basic salary
  • 25 days paid annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Birthday leave + one day after one years’ service
  • Long service awards
  • Option to purchase additional holidays
  • Reduced gym membership
  • Employee assistance scheme
  • Long service awards
  • Funded sports, social and charity events
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Electric car scheme

As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their sex, religion, race, age, sexual orientation, marital status, gender reassignment, pregnancy or maternity status, disability or neurodivergent status. Our people are valued, respected and encouraged to be their unique selves. We are committed to creating an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity to reach their potential, to be heard, included and to inspire great new ideas, to help Aquaterra Energy build a fantastic place to work. We are committed to accelerating our efforts supporting inclusion and diversity in our workplaces and communities to drive change.