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ATR Group is a growing company with a long history of providing solutions for our customers. Our employees are our best asset and we encourage a working environment where it is natural to be passionate about delivering excellence and going that extra mile for our customers in a safe and efficient manner. We employ all engineering disciplines (mechanical, electrical and hydraulic), workshop technicians, qualified inspectors and office based staff (sales, marketing, design, project management and administration).

We offer recognised apprenticeship schemes and training programmes for those new to the industry, whilst also actively encouraging our employees to participate in our training programmes to further develop their skills and progress their careers.

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Site and Yard Test / Inspection Supervisor ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd ATR Lifting Solutions, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen

Job Title: Site and Yard Test/Inspection Supervisor

Employing Company: ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd

Reporting to: Onshore/Offshore Inspections Supervisor

Responsible for: Onshore Inspection Technicians/Test Engineers/Trainee Test Engineers

 

Main Purpose of Role:

Responsible for planning, deployment and supervision of Site Inspection Technicians according to customer requirements and with company/HSSEQ policies and procedures; responsible for ensuring that yard testing and examining of general lifting equipment and client owned equipment is tested safely and according to company/HSSEQ policies and procedures; Responsible for preparing for approval all client invoices and legally required certification and documentation.

Main Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Project management for all onshore inspection activities and resident inspection contracts. From initial quote to planning equipment and manpower (preparation and implementation of Risk Assessments, Safety Systems of Work, Lift Plans, etc) through to report approval and final invoicing; ensuring that HSSEQ policies and procedures are followed
  • Supervise Testing department in yard; mentor trainees, improve and assess competence; organises and supervises yard Proof load testing and visual examination of Company or client owned assets
  • Maintenance and manipulation of Company SI2307 database; ensures all certification whether for yard testing or site inspections is prepared accurately and available to clients through this system
  • Preparation of Invoices, Service Reports, technical submissions to clients and preparation of work packs, service packs, instructions and material specifications, as instructed
  • Coordination of logistics for onshore services, inspections and personnel; coordinates with Onshore/Offshore Inspections Supervisor for organising all travel and accommodation bookings as required by clients
  • Maintain and take part in On-call rota; cover for absences in Test bay for Test Engineers, etc.
  • Keeping onshore planner up to date. Assist with offshore inspection operations where necessary
  • Technical input for all Lifting gear inspection services and report review prior to final draft

Skills, Knowledge, Aptitude, Training and Experience Required:

  Minimum Level Required / Essential Desirable
Skills

Excellent Organisational Skills.
Good IT Skills, Familiar With Microsoft Office

Familiar with InspHire and Motion Kinetic
Knowledge Good Knowledge Of NDT. Good Knowledge And Understanding Of The Legal Aspects Of The Industry.  
Aptitude Respected by colleagues / clients through demonstration of consistent professionalism on the job, performance standards, excellent technical knowledge and experience;  Self Driven In Fulfilling Responsibilities And Completing Tasks  
Training / Qualifications LEEA Qualification Or already working Towards this in next 4-6 months  Able to complete required LEEA certificates and Diploma
Experience Over 5 Years’ Experience In The Lifting Industry.  Lift Plan Training / Experience; Experience Working In Offshore Locations

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Mechanical Technician ATR Group ATR, Denmore Road, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen

Job Title: Mechanical Technician

Employing Company: ATR Equipment Solutions Ltd

Department: Mechanical

Reporting to: Team Lead

Responsible for: No Direct Reports

 

Main Purpose of Role:

Responsible for carrying out inspection, maintenance, repair and test of mechanical and diesel powered equipment, both customer owned and within the hire fleet. Portable appliance testing of various electromechanical machines.

Main Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Housekeeping
  • Disassembly of Equipment
  • Individual Component Inspection
  • Able to re-build Air Receivers to Clients specific requirements
  • Service, Repair and function test of mobile units such as Blast Pots, Paint Pumps and Hydracleans
  • Service, Repair and function test of Diesel powered Air compressors
  • Service, Repair and function test of Diesel powered Tower Lights
  • Service, Repair and function test of Diesel powered Generators
  • Service, Repair and function test of Diesel powered Welders
  • Able to competently use and understand the Portable Appliance Test Machine
  • Service, Repair and function test of Kerosene fuelled Heaters
  • Service, Repair and function test of Gas fired heaters
  • Job Card Completion
  • Compliance with requirements of Job Description and company HSSEQ policies and procedures (if not noted above)

The job holder may be required to carry out any other related or associated roles, tasks or duties, which they can be trained, instructed and supervised to do safely and according to changing business requirements.

 

Skills – mechanically minded; hands on

Knowledge – of all types of hand and powered tools, compressors, generators, etc.

Aptitude/Attitude – able work on own with minimum supervision; gets on with the job; efficient; open to new ideas and new ways of working;

Training - Fully Time served/apprenticeship in mechanical or technical skills

Experience – minimum 4 years of relevant experience including on the job training

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Lifting Inspection Technician (180 day offshore contract) ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd ATR Lifting Solutions, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen

Job Title: Lifting Inspection Technician (180 day offshore contract)

Employing Company: ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd

Department:  Inspection – Offshore

Reporting to: Inspection Supervisor

Responsible for: No direct reports

 

Main Purpose of role:

To carry out statutory thorough examinations on lifting equipment in accordance with relevant legislative standards, ATR procedures and client procedures where applicable.  The most commonly used regulations are:  Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER) and The Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment) Regulations 2006, other regulation may apply depending on the geographical location; Rope access skills are an integral part of this role.

Main Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities:​

  • To carry out statutory thorough examinations on lifting equipment in accordance with relevant legislative standards, ATR procedures and client procedures where applicable
  • To take the lead inspection scopes, liasing with the customer directly
  • Actively look to 'problem solve' whilst on the job
  • To report on the condistion of all inspected items using the ATR lifting datbase in a clear and concise manner, ensuring all details are correct
  • To formally report all defects found in a timely manner at the end of each shift or where the defect poses an immediate danger report immediately verbally then formally
  • Carry out load testing when require and Carry out when required (if trained to do so)
  • Only carry out inspections, and testing of equipment within assigned competencies
  • Carry out all duties in a safe and professional manner
  • Carry out on site risk assessments prior to commencing work
  • Ensure all require permits are in place before commencing work
  • Ensure worksite is kept in a safe condition and left in a tidy at the end of each shift
  • Attend safety meetings/workshops as required by your manager or the client
  • Attend pre job briefings and debriefings as required by your manager or the client
  • Attend training course/workshops as required by your manager or the client
  • Carry out work at clients’ site where required and follow all reasonable safety and behavioural requirements of that site
  • Report any safety issues/incidents, conflicts or major defects found on critical equipment to your line manager as soon as possible
  • The job holder may be required to carry out any other related or associated roles, tasks or duties, which they can be trained, instructed and supervised to do safely and according to changing business requirements
  • Worldwide travel to client sites and assets
  Minimum level required / Essential Desirable
Skills Ability to carry out thorough examinations and test in methodical and diligent manner  
Knowledge Range of Equipment with competence  
Aptitude Able to work on own initiative; professional conduct and dealings with client  
Training / Qualfications

LEEA Entry Certificate

Crane Inspection Training
 
Experience  

HNC/HND in technical subject; Modern Apprenticeship/NVQ Level 3 in technical subject

Further LEEA Qualifications

NDT Qualifications

IRATA Level 1 

Skills - ability to carry out thorough examinations and test in methodical and diligent manner.

Knowledge - a sound knowledge of the range of equipment within allotted competencies.

Aptitude/Attitude - must be able to work on own initiative and as part of team. Must be able to communicate with the client in a professional and rational manner.

Training: –

  • Crane Inspection Training - Essential
  • LEEA Entry Certificate – Essential
  • LEEA Further Certificates - Preferred
  • NDT Experience/Knowledge – Essential
  • Wire Rope Inspection- Essential
  • Wire rope spooling - Preferred

Experience - 

  • Persons with a minimum of 5 years spent working with or within the industry related to lifting equipment and has general knowledge of lifting equipment and its operating environment- Essential
  • Inspection of Subsea lifting equipment such as Dive and ROV Launch and recovery systems specifically

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NDT Manager ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd ATR Lifting Solutions, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen

Job Title: NDT Manager

Employing Company: ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd

Department: Inspection Services

Reporting to: Inspection Manager

Responsible for: NDT Workscopes and growth of NDT services

 

 Main Purpose of Role:

To expand and ensure correct processes and procedures in place to support growth of Inspection Division and offer new service lines – NDT inspection - to the client; To efficiently and effectively manage the planning and implementation of offshore and onshore NDT inspection activities, to satisfy current contract and client requirements; To increase market share in NDT services both in the UK and overseas; to ensure staff have NDT competence to satisfy client requirements for NDT services

Main Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate HSE leadership, and promote highest standards of HSE and integrity with all members of staff
  • Perform and assist with Business Development activities to contribute to the growth of the division and achieve additional revenue from new clients
  • Ensure competence of personnel is maintained and promote training and development of workforce; maintain and update company’s NDT certification and staff competence records
  • Develop and manage company documentation such as procedures, reports and trackers
  • Develop reporting systems to provide Line Manager with effective overview of financial, equipment utilisation and personnel utilisation
  • Provide accurate financial forecasting on a monthly basis of ongoing workscopes / quotations
  • Attend client meetings as required and manage KPI process within Frame Agreements
  • Manage both ATR owned and Cross Hired equipment
  • To liaise with industry recognised bodies to participate in relevant work groups and obtain information and best practice to share with the company
  • Ensure safe, cost effective planning and implementation of all NDT inspection activities offshore and onshore according to, and within, contract requirements
  • Liaise with the client as to the most suitable method of inspection, drawing on companywide expertise as required to ensure that all contracts are carried out safely and effectively
  • Ensure effective communication with workforce through regular meetings with staff
  • Issue concise job instructions, ensuring all staff complete projects in accordance with the company’s operating procedures and statutory/client specifications and requirements
  • Manage timely submission of inspection reports in accordance with customer, quality and schedule requirements using approved company databases 
  • Undertake tasks and projects as agreed that are in line with job delivery requirements
  • The job holder may be required to carry out any other related or associated roles, tasks or duties, which they can be trained, instructed and supervised to do safely and according to changing business requirements

 

Skills

IT literate to a high level in all standard Microsoft packages, including in particular Excel

Financially aware and astute

Knowledge

Essential – In depth Knowledge and previous experience of NDT inspections and statutory inspection environment on and offshore

Attitude and Personality

Tenacious; highly professional at all times; customer focused; used to dealing with all levels from shop floor to director level in professional, consistent manner; very organised; methodical; unflappable.

Forthcoming with new ideas and innovations in order to continually improve the service provided to clients.

Training

Must have formal/recognised NDT Inspection Training certification and qualification

Experience

Essential – Previous experience in NDT methods including UT, Eddy Current, MPI and DPI.

Essential – previous experience of general Inspection industry

Essential – previous people management and supervisory skills involved in leading teams with diverse backgrounds and skill levels.

Project Management

Some sales or business development experience preferred

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Air Hoist Hydraulic Technician ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd ATR Lifting Solutions, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen

Job Title: Air Hoist Technician

Employing Company: ATR Lifting Solutions Ltd

Department: Air Hoists/Hydraulics

Reporting to: Supervisor

Responsible for: No direct reports

 

Main Purpose of Role:

To service, repair, test air hoists and hydraulic equipment, to work within the air systems and hydraulics department to maintain client and company owned equipment (eg: Red Rooster, JDN, or Ingersoll Rand, whilst ensuring all business needs are met in a timely and efficient manner.

Main Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance, servicing/repair and testing of air hoists; multi-disciplined with wide range of makes and models such as Stahl, Red Rooster and JDN or Ingersoll Rand
  • Preparing quotes for Client owned equipment, detailing parts and giving time estimations
  • Responsible for ensuring work is conducted in accordance with company procedures and instructions
  • Ensure that all jobs are conducted with professionalism and are finished to the highest standards within timescales
  • Working with members of team to ensure work scopes are carried out in a safe manner and completing daily activities
  • Assist where necessary all staff within the workshop in completing daily tasks, eg house keeping
  • The job holder may be required to carry out any other related or associated roles, tasks or duties, which they can be trained, instructed and supervised to do safely and according to changing business requirements

Skills, Knowledge, Aptitude, Training & Experience

  • Proven technical experience within a mechanical workshop with SVQ/NVQ level 3 Mechanical discipline and/or a recognised mechanical based apprenticeship
  • Proven experience with Air Hoists(Manufacturer training will be given once candidate probation period is completed)  and Hydraulics essential
  • Computer literate and can read manufacturers technical drawing
  • 5 years workshop experience + Proven technical experience within Air Hoist Industry
  • Mechanical/Hydraulic experience with knowledge of pneumatic systems would be advantageous

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