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Trainee Service Technician

Job Role: Trainee Service Technician


Location: Echt, Aberdeenshire

Reports to: Workshop Manager

Job Description:


Under guidance, learn to follow Legasea work instructions to conduct to exceptional standards; disassembly; diagnostic and testing work; repair and assembly of subsea production equipment.  You will be trained to be multiskilled in three disciplines, Electrical, Mechanical, and Hydraulic.


Flexibility in the job role is essential, along with good attention to detail and an ability to work safely and efficiently to deliver a quality product or service which exceeds all of our customer requirements.  Some experience in a workshop is desirable, but training needs will be delivered and assessed as required.  


Since Legasea is a sustainable organisation, a passion about the environment, the Circular Economy and reducing waste is essential.


Training will be provided in order to learn how to competently complete the following:



•    Test and assembly operations.
•    Refurbishment and repair and new build of subsea assemblies. 
•    Electric Diagnostics
•    Electrical Connector Terminations
•    Hyperbaric testing
•    Hydrostatic Testing & Flushing 
•    Hydraulic Torquing 
•    Waste Management


Knowledge & Skills:

•    No formal experience required
•    Desirable to have had work experience within a service company but not essential
•    Desirable to have mechanical experience but not essential
•    Knowledge of machinery and tools
•    Aptitude for problem solving
•    Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel & Word
•    Ability and openness to learning new skills
•    Honest and open work ethic
•    Basic & role specific HSE knowledge


Company Overview:

Legasea Ltd is a fast growing, award-winning, energy service company, founded in 2018, with a focus on the Circular Economy for subsea production systems and controls.

We carry out a range of Electrical, Hydraulic and Mechanical Engineering services, and work to combat obsolescence management issues for subsea equipment.  We promote sustainability and reuse, and our ethos is one of a Circular Economy, taking one company’s waste and restoring it to be of value elsewhere.

As a young start-up company, the opportunities for personal development are huge. We recognise our biggest asset is our people and like to develop and promote from within as the company continues to scale. Legasea operates a flexible working environment, with full-time employees contracted to work 37.5 hours per week, with 6 weeks of annual leave and a company pension.


Diversity Statement:

Legasea Ltd is an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce.  We recruit and promote based on what a person can bring to the team in terms of their skills, knowledge, and personality. 


We also recognise that there is no such thing as the perfect candidate. A passion and drive to succeed are more important than meeting 100% of our requirements so if you like the look of the company and the role, please do get in touch.  It may be that you are exactly what we are looking for, we just don’t know it yet!

To apply for this role, please visit: Careers

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