Careers at Ramco

Ramco has been providing the industry with tubular management services since 1977. Ramco is an independent Scottish company operating from its main base near Aberdeen and has an international presence in Norway, Romania, West Africa, China and the Middle East. Ramco pioneered many aspects of operational efficiency in tubular services and is the market leader, ensuring technical expertise and market experience continue to add value to its customers.

People are Ramco’s greatest strength. Ramco has committed to supporting employees with relevant training, development and career opportunities, and allow them to take ownership of their work. In return, Ramco expects the highest levels of expertise, energy, attention to detail and commitment to always deliver exceptional service to its customers.

Current Vacancies

Portlethen, Aberdeen

Banksman Slinger

We are currently looking to recruit for 2 Banksman Slingers to work within our Pipe Yard in Portlethen, Aberdeen.

The Banksman Slinger is responsible for preparing and slinging loads, with the capability to direct and control the movement and placing of loads.

The individual will have experience and knowledge covering the following key areas:

  • Experience working in a pipe yard
  • Knowledge of OCTG and handling/ bundling of various ranges of material and has worked with a crane/crew within 3-5-year period
  • Experience of working with mobile cranes, forklifts, and loading/unloading trailers
  • Prepare and sling loads
  • Understanding of safe lifting practices, material weights and bundling techniques
  • Capability to direct and control the movement and placing of loads
  • Maintain clear and accurate communication with the crane operator
  • Awareness of other ongoing operations which may affect lifting activities
  • Must have knowledge & understanding of various material types i.e. Grades, Connections and how these are handled
  • Valid banksman certificate(s)
  • Computer literate for the use of ROMS operation system
  • Knowledge of completing/handling paperwork, dispatch notes & inbound manifests
  • Ensuring that all work is carried out safely and in accordance with Job Instructions/Customer requirements
  • Experience in rack building various material types
  • Familiar with Ramco and API standards.
  • Any other reasonable duties required by the Line Manager

Knowledge and Experience Required:

  • Proficient in English
  • OCTG experience is essential
  • Crane crew experience
  • Computer literate
  • Good time keeping
  • Good organisation and communication skills
  • Work calmly under pressure


To apply for this role, please submit your CV to Catriona Spendlicek, HR by e-mail