Based in Aberdeen, Ross is a former Operations Manager with Petrofac managing the Engineering (onshore) and Technical (offshore) recruitment divisions. Previous to this role he has managed the contract recruitment for RBG (Formerly Rigblast, now Stork Technical Services) and more recently the global contract recruitment function for SBM Offshore based at their engineering HQ in Monaco. Ross also oversaw the recruitment for the Drilling/Subsurface team at Apache North Sea, which was one of the busiest drilling work scopes in the region. Ross is now contracted at KCA Deutag as Recruitment Manager providing recruitment and selection support globally across the organisation, working closely with business units and functions to fulfil recruitment requirements in a timely and cost effective manner.
After graduating with a business degree from the University of Aberdeen in 2001, Ross went through the graduate recruitment scheme with John Lewis where he was a section manager managing one of the top earning departments with a turnover of £3 million. It was during this period that Ross began his career in recruiting and developing personnel.
Ross is also a Fellow of the Institute of Recruitment Professionals.
Ross passed the Ground School exam and Flight Assessment for his PFCO in March 2017 and has subsequently launched Aeroserv as the UAV division of Deemount Consulting
Previous Project Experience
Ross's career has allowed him to recruit personnel and visit sites all over the globe for large projects including: