Offshore Technician

Build your career with Kraken Robotics. Make a difference to others.

If innovation drives you, and you want a career that makes a difference to the world, helping humanity overcome the challenges in our oceans –safely, efficiently, and sustainably –then come join us at Kraken Robotics.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Offshore Technician will be responsible for the proper performance of all tasks assigned to by the Offshore Manager during Kraken operations and must make themselves familiar with Kraken Safety Management systems, Operations and Maintenance procedures, project quality plan, with special attention to Project work scope.

TO APPLY: Email your latest CV, stating job reference KRSUK-2023-07 to:


Undertake preparation or repair work on assigned Kraken systems prior to, and/or upon completion of, offshore projects.

Undertake pre and post launch and recovery checks on the Kraken systems.

Assist during launch and recovery.

Carry out maintenance on the system as directed by the Workshop Manager / Offshore Manager.

Ensure that the necessary paperwork is completed for the operations being undertaken as detailed in Operations or Project specific procedures.

Undertake Kraken operations in accordance with Operating Procedures to ensure that the work is completed to both the Offshore Managers’ and the client’s satisfaction.

Undertake Kraken operations in accordance with Operating Procedures to ensure that the work is completed safely and efficiently.

Assist in the Kraken workshop facilities as directed by the Workshop Manager such that correct servicing and maintenance of the Kraken systems is carried out and to ensure equipment is ready to meet deadlines.

Be actively involved in the competency and training plans with the intention to progress to Senior Technician Level.

Develop technical proficiency in standard survey systems interface to the Kraken system including USBL/GPS Interfaces, Depth and SVS Sensors and ROVINS INS systems.

Assist in the trainingand development of Trainee Technicians.


Minimum of Diploma or 3-year BSc. in an engineering or associated discipline.
3 years of experience in ROV/Survey or similar underwater or towed survey system operations, at least 2 years minimum in the role of survey/ROV Pilot Technician level.

Valid safety training, medical and offshore certifications.
Familiar with the Safety Management systems


Experience and/or industry use of Kraken equipment.

Proficient in Office 365, including Teams and SharePoint.

Competent in ScanFish operations


Carry out any other tasks as required and within the competence of the job holder.

This position is based in the UK. Must be legally eligible to work in the UK.

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Offshore Technician


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Offshore Technician


Aberdeen, UK

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