Careers at READ

Working at READ is challenging and rewarding. There has never been a better time to join our agile and passionate team. Operators across the global energy industry rely on us to deliver exceptional service that helps maximise hydrocarbon recovery and optimise well performance. That’s why we’re committed to training and developing our people and nurturing new talent to keep us ahead of the field.

Do you have experience working in the energy industry? Are you looking for your next challenge? Are you interested in kick-starting your career with a world-leading business? Then working at READ could be the right move for you.

READ Cased Hole Aberdeen Scotland UK

Global thinking, local support

We have centres of excellence in Aberdeen and Houston, and additional facilities in Alaska, the Middle East and Europe. We are resourced and ready to mobilise worldwide, wherever and whenever our customers need us.

As a member of the READ team there can be opportunities for international travel. We’re developing new relationships with customers around the world every day and investing across our business to help them achieve their goals.

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Join our team

Working at READ, you’ll get the chance to be involved in a broad range of interesting projects, supporting clients across the global oil and gas industry. You’ll work alongside some of the best engineers, data analysts and professionals in the industry. Our in-house development programmes can support your training and career progression.

If you think your ambition and talent can add value to our business, we can’t wait to hear from you. Take a look at our current vacancies or get in touch using the below enquiry form.

READ Cased Hole

Current vacancies


Maintenance Team Leader


We are seeking an experienced Maintenance Team Leader to lead a team of technicians and manage the day-to-day activities of a dynamic workshop with a global footprint.

This individual will play a key role in leading a maintenance team performing electronic and mechanical repairs as well as preventative maintenance of cased hole logging tools and accompanying surface equipment.

The position will be based in Aberdeen with an occasional requirement to travel abroad to carry out maintenance activities, to our global client base.

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Supporting the oil and gas sector over 30 years, READ are world-leading, independent cased hole logging services, enhanced by value-adding technologies, for well integrity, production logging, reservoir evaluation and correlation. In 2022, we joined forces with HydraWell, plug and abandonment specialists, and ANSA, independent log analysis experts, to fashion a leading well integrity specialist service focused on making a real difference for future generations.

Together we deliver total well assurance for a safer today and a cleaner tomorrow.


  • Lead team of technicians in a dynamic workshop in performing preventative maintenance and repair and cased hole logging equipment.
  • Coordinate and schedule maintenance activities to ensure efficient use of resources.
  • Develop and implement preventive maintenance programs to reduce downtime and prolong equipment life.
  • Ensure compliance with safety and quality policies and procedures.
  • Provide technical and maintenance support for READ personnel and clients as required. 
  • Monitor and analyse maintenance costs and develop strategies to control expenses.
  • Keep accurate records of maintenance activities and equipment inventory.
  • Continuously improve processes and procedures to increase efficiency and productivity.
  • Responsible for the team’s maintenance and competence training.


  • HNC/HND minimum
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a leadership role in a maintenance environment
  • Experience working with electronics, electrical systems, and mechanical systems.
  • Strong understanding of electronic theory and ability to interpret electronic schematics.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to effectively communicate and motivate a team.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proven ability to manage costs and meet budget goals.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency.


We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for growth and advancement within the company.

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