Discovery Senior Technician.

US - Pasadena, TX

Johnson Matthey (JM) is a global leader in sustainable technologies that will accelerate the transition to net zero. We’re dedicated to creating the sustainable technologies of the future. Using our knowledge of chemistry and its applications, we research, develop and create innovative solutions to make the world cleaner and healthier. Our science and sustainable technologies have a global impact in areas such as low emission transport, pharmaceuticals, chemical processing, and the efficient use of the planet’s natural resources.

Together for a cleaner, healthier world.

Reporting directly to the DiscoveryTM Project Manager, the job holder will be part of an offshore project team of supervisors and technicians, providing Tracerco DiscoveryTM pipeline inspection services to clients worldwide. The position will be a combination of office and offshore work.

Requirements for the role:  

  • Scientific or engineering background, ideally with a degree or equivalent in Electronic / Mechanical / Electrical Engineering or proven relevant experience.
  • 3 – 5 years of experience in ROV operations and/or pipeline inspection.
  • Possess strong leadership skills to carry out safe offshore operations in accordance with company policies and industry standards.
  • Capability to troubleshoot and repair instrument components including electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems.
  • Excellent written English and technical report writing skills.
  • Demonstrable solid computer literacy.
  • Enthusiasm for leading-edge technology and a passion to deliver innovative projects.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate effectively and confidently with customers and develop close working relationships with colleagues.
  • Ability to regularly travel internationally, working within a fast-moving global team.

Candidate must be able to demonstrate an understanding of complex technical products, multiple technologies and deliver innovative solutions to solve challenging technical problems. The position would be ideally suited to an individual of outstanding caliber with offshore experience. You will be hands on with a passion for learning, training and motivated to drive the projects to successful customer delivery.

You must be able to work in a team-based environment.  The position will require the ability to travel frequently, on short notice.  Must be able to obtain a U.S. Passport. Must be willing to submit to drug/background/physical screening.

How you will be rewarded: 

We offer a competitive compensation and JM Elements benefits package including Bonus, excellent pension contributions and 20 days annual leave; Our JM Elements Benefits programme helps our employees understand and manage the JM benefits, as well as help them focus on your overall wellbeing – for you and your family.

We use our inspiring science and technology to enhance lives. For those who are passionate about sustainable solutions and shaping our markets, we offer stretch and a wealth of diverse opportunities.

We’ll give you freedom to bring your whole self to work and be part of a team where difference matters and all voices are heard, that genuinely cares for you and where your contribution is appreciated. We’ll empower you to lean in and make things happen, to create solutions and value for our customers. United by our values and vision, we’re self-starters, sharing the same values and accountability and always with a shared commitment to doing the right thing. We’re passionate about making a difference and delivering a better tomorrow for us and for you – a cleaner and healthier world, today and for future generations.

How to apply: 

If you have the necessary skills and experience to join our team, please apply online. For any queries or should you require any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact

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