Wire Rope Service Technician


The Wire Rope Service Technician role ...

Forming part of our wire rope integrity team, will take a lead role on wire rope management surveys across the UK, offshore and internationally consisting of site, vessel and platform locations. This is a great opportunity if you’re looking to work in a varied, busy and hands on environment.


The successful Wire Rope Service Technician ...

  • Previous experience in a similar role, with relevant and significant experience in wire rope integrity operations

  • Previous offshore experience, and ideally have valid offshore medical, BOSIET and MIST certificates

  • Ideal candidates will have knowledge and experience of large diameter wire rope spooling including back tension operating and spooling device selection (35te / 75te / 200te Back tension spooler, D:d ratio etc)

  • Traction winch experience would be advantageous

  • Wire rope NDT experience will be advantageous

  • Wire rope installation / change out exposure on various winch systems (Dive / crane etc).

  • Wire rope socketing to BS EN 13411-4

  • Wire rope inspection certification is essential

  • Experience of wire rope pressure lubrication

  • Competent in wire rope cut back samples and destruction tests

  • Lifting equipment inspection experience would be advantageous

  • Optio rigger certification would be advantageous

  • Banksman / Slinger certification would be advantageous

  • Computer literacy is essential with experience of operating an online database being advantageous


Salary negotiable DOE


The Company

At IMES, we recognise the need for the highest quality, most competent & experienced professionals if we are to deliver the best possible service to our clients.

Our growth in both UK and international activities and increased project activity means we are always looking for talented individuals who want to make a difference and contribute to the business, the industry and their own future.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team and can offer us key skills as a Wire Rope Service Technician please apply below

To apply for this job, please email your CV to careers@imesint.co.uk or complete the form below;