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

Portlethen, Aberdeen

HSEQ Advisor

We are currently looking to recruit for an HSEQ Advisor. 

Providing HSEQ support to the organisation, the successful
candidate will ensure the ongoing maintenance and effectiveness of  the
HSEQ Systems to fully support Operations through management of risk,
opportunity, compliance and customer requirements. 

The individual will have responsibilities covering the following key areas:


Proactively comply with all applicable HSEQ policies, procedures and processes. Promote HSEQ awareness; take responsibility and be accountable for own safety and safety of others. Demonstrate the personal application of HSEQ procedures in daily performance and always follow Ramco Rules.


  • Providing HSEQ advice and guidance to Senior Management and Operational Line Management in relation to requirements and best practice.
  • Maintaining the HSEQ Management System in line with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 and supporting continuous improvement and compliance obligations.
  • Supporting root cause investigations into Incidents and non-conformances producing reports and establishing actions.
  • Maintaining the audit schedule and undertaking internal audits as required. Act as the company focal point for all client and 3rd party certification audits.
  • Organise, support, lead and minute various HSEQ Meetings
  • Producing communications including safety alerts, tool box talks etc.
  • Compiling HSEQ reports; both internal reports and customer reports.
  • Ensure documentation remains current and support in review and updates of registers, procedures and risk assessments.
  • Undertake site inspections, identifying area of non-compliance and good practice and providing recommendations for actions.
  • Maintain the action tracking system, logging incidents, non-conformances and actions and following up progress.
  • Support the maintenance of the training and competency system.
  • Review and provide information relating to HSEQ elements of customer contracts.
  • Review and approve Risk Assessments and Method Statements for contractors.

Appointment to the role will require the following personal background and experience:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent and member of IOSH.
  • Internal Auditor.
  • Experience of incident investigations and root cause analysis.
  • Knowledge of UK HSE legislative requirements
  • Understanding of Management Systems and experience at maintaining arrangements within the system.
  • Ability to interact with all levels of the organisation to ensure engagement, compliance and follow up as necessary. 
  • Strong communication and organisational skills with the ability to coordinate multiple streams of information.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office and ability to learn other packages.
  • Experience within oil and gas preferably with knowledge of OCTG Yard and Processing activities.

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