Three60 Energy recruiting for a Senior Instrument Designer


Senior Instrument Designer 

Working at THREE60

At THREE60 you will find technically and commercially exciting work in a dynamic environment, where you can achieve your potential and ambitions. You will be part of an entrepreneurial team that shares and learns openly to achieve a common set of goals.

Senior Instrument Designer

Offshore Rig

Job posting date: 25/10/22
Closing date: 15/11/22
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aberdeen, UK

Company Overview

THREE60 Energy is a fast-developing energy services group whose aim is to deliver a more complete solution for owners, developers and operators of energy assets. Its strategy is to build a portfolio of oilfield services operating across the entire asset life cycle within the oil and gas industry both onshore and offshore. THREE60 has already acquired both capability and leadership across different geographies in Reservoir Engineering, Well Engineering, Facilities Engineering, Construction & Commissioning and Operations & Maintenance.

Job Purpose

Due to the continued growth and expansion of the THREE60 business across a variety of energy sectors, we are looking for a Senior Instrument Designer to join our team in Aberdeen. 

Main Duties:

  • Act as a discipline design focal point for area of responsibility
  • Maintain the required technical quality of work
  • Ensure scope and schedule changes are identified in accordance with the Change Control Process
  • Actively participate in the maintenance of planning and cost control on allocated scope
  • Ensure that design deliverables comply with the relevant Codes, Standards, Regulations and procedures
  • Provide assistance to discipline design assigned personnel
  • Ensure, as far as is practically possible, that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with the agreed budget and schedule
  • Keep up-to-date with technical developments, National and International standards and legislative requirements related to the discipline design scope
  • Check work as allocated by Principal Designer
  • Maintain good communication with the Client
  • Visit Assets when necessary
  • Assist the Principal Designer and others when requested in the execution of their responsibilities and duties
  • Ensure discipline filing system for allocated scope is maintained
  • Encourage and provide lateral learning within the Project
  • Be responsible for assessing effectiveness of working practices and systems with a view to continuously improving systems, personal and team performance

Health and Safety Responsibilities:

  • Take into account all aspects of the “Health and Safety at Work etc. Act (1974)”;
  • Knowledge of, compliance with and promotion of office, site and contract/project health and safety guidelines and procedures;
  • Actively promote and comply with the THREE60 Safety Management  System;
  • Take into account all relevant procedures, guidance etc. relating to the work, which will ensure compliance with THREE60 Safety Management  System;
  • Ensure all personnel working under their direction are aware of the requirements placed upon them by “Health and Safety at Work etc. Act (1974)” and the THREE60 Safety Management  System;
  • Actively promote and encourage all personnel to care for themselves and others at all times



  1. HND qualification in relevant subject [ ]
  2. HNC qualification in relevant subject [ ]

Specific Training / Specialist Skills:

  1. Formal management training [ ]
  2. BOSIET Offshore survival certification [ ]
  3. Current offshore medical certificate [ ]
  4. Expert in the application of the relevant discipline design applications [ ]

Project Specific: N/A – corporate role


  • Good working knowledge of the practical application of the relevant design principles and their application to projects [ ]
  • Reasonable experience in the oil & gas or petrochemical industry [ ]
  • Reasonable knowledge of materials used within discipline [ ]
  • Good working knowledge in the requirements and needs of other disciplines [ ]
  • Some experience in managing personnel [ ]

Personal Skills:

  • Capable of representing THREE60 to business associates in a professional manner [ ]
  • Team player [ ]
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office Applications [ ]
  • Displays confidence in own abilities and is motivated to deliver [ ]
  • Ability to investigate and interpret data [ ]
  • Able to keep discipline [ ]
  • Ability to be responsive [ ]
  • Ability to supervise other discipline design personnel [ ]
  • Good communication skills [ ]

Status Codes

  1. Essential requirement [ ]
  2. Desirable requirement [ ]

Apply now to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV:

Your Application

Due to the anticipated high volume of applicants, we may be unable to personally respond to all applicants unless you are selected to progress in the recruitment process.

We would therefore like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in this vacancy.