Project Engineer Required

An opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer to work at our office at Colpy, Aberdeenshire.

About the Company

Harper UK, based in Colpy, specialises in structural steelwork and fabrication. We provide a range of services including mobilisations & demobilisations, design, equipment sales & hire, manufacturing bespoke equipment and project management. Working across various industries, including the oil & gas industry, food & drink and construction, Harper is committed to finding innovative solutions that enhance business performance and meet client specification.
Harper is professional and well organised with robust systems and processes that are tried and tested from years of experience in the industry. We are fully compliant, fully qualified, and environmentally conscious.

Our values are: Innovation, People, Quality, Compliance, Safety and Environment.

About the Role
In line with these values, we are looking to recruit a dynamic, hardworking and personable individual to join our fantastic team. The ideal candidate will be a motivated and proactive individual who is willing to take on a range of tasks to support the whole business in the capacity of Project Engineer; ensuring that all activities under their control are carried out in accordance with company policy, integrated management system and legislation requirements.

The main areas of responsibility for this position are:

Read and interpret technical drawings.
Responsible for compiling MTO.
Responsible for compiling Doc Packs.
Responsible for keeping job files up-to-date in conjunction with the Project Team.
Liaise with QC, Foreman, Chargehands and all workshop employees.
Purchasing and pricing of materials and raising associated PO’s on cost approval.
Organising logistics of the jobs.
Promoting the Integrated Management System by personal example.
Ensuring that QHSE is enforced and adhered to at all time.

The Ideal Candidate will have:

Hands on engineering, welding, and/ or fabrication exposure
Experience of working with Fabrication drawings
Knowledge of computerised purchase order processing
Experience of quality procedures, specifically ISO 9001
Good communication skills verbal and written and the ability to build good working relationships
Good commercial understanding.

If you are interested…
You must include a short cover letter along with CV explaining why this role interests you and what you can bring to it. Applicants who have not submitted a cover letter will not be considered.
Applications should be sent by email to

Harper UK: we're hiring

We are Recruiting!

We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

Posted: 12 April 2019

Workshop QA/QC Inspector 

Welder / Fabricators 

Trainee Welder / Fabricators


Great opportunities have arisen for at our fabrication facility based at Colpy, Aberdeenshire.

Harper is a busy fabrication company with a focus on quality and professionalism.  Using innovation, we drive change and take a proactive approach to deliver results to our word.  We operate in safe conditions, whilst respecting the environment around us.  Our people are important to us and we value them. We are looking for an enthusiastic team players who will fit with our ethos, be hardworking, personable and bring integrity to the role.

Our values are:

Innovation | People | Quality | Compliance | Safety | Environment

Apply for these roles:

For applications, please send CV and covering letter to:

Harper UK: we're hiring

New Website for Harper UK

Harper UK was formed in October 2016; following the development of our brand identity, we are delighted to launch our new website, which showcases the diverse range products, equipment and services we offer across various industries, including oil & gas, marine, food & drink, construction and agriculture.

We’d like to thank Limetree for their help in developing our brand identity and website.

Have a look through our pages and let us know what you think.


Harper launches new website

Harper achieves ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004

Harper has achieved ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004.

This certification has been awarded for the provision of engineering solutions including design, fabrication, machining, blasting, painting, repair, refurbishment and maintenance to the global oil & gas, renewable energy and construction industries as well as rental of subsea baskets, containers, core baskets and portable power units primarily for the offshore energy sector.

ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 are globally recognised standards that certify the processes and management systems used by organisations to operate in a ‘best practice’ environment.

David Duncan, Director at Harper UK, said: “This is a great achievement for us and we’re very proud to have been awarded this certification. We aim to deliver our services in a professional manner and to the highest possible standards, so it is really great to have this recognition, not just for our management systems, but also for the work we do to protect the environment around us.”



Harper UK ISO9001 & ISO 14001