Mechanical Technician

Location: Offshore - Bruce Platform,

Date Posted: 24 September 2019

Closing Date: 30 November 2019

Department: Offshore Operations

Reports to: Maintenance Supervisor

Role Purpose

  • The Mechanical Technician will support the day-to-day running of the Bruce platform by safely performing mechanical maintenance tasks on platform utility and production equipment
  • Responsible for performing safe delivery of reliability and maintenance work on the Bruce Platform.
  • Delivers accountable PMs, Correctives & Critical Equipment according to the plan
  • Accountable to plan for and perform all Risk Mitigation actions included in all Maintenance Permits to Work 

Areas of Responsibility

Geographical Span: Serica Assets- UKCS

Budgetary Responsibilities: No

Direct Reports: No

Travel Required: As required

Main Tasks

Please note that this list of duties is not exhaustive and employees will be expected to undertake reasonable duties commensurate of their role and grade.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of mechanical equipment including pumps, compressors, turbines, valves, gearboxes, pipe work, tanks, pressure vessels, hydraulic systems and associated support frames
  • Installation and maintenance of certified mechanical equipment in hazardous areas
  • Suggest changes to mechanical equipment to improve plant safety, efficiency and reliability
  • Responsible to deliver safe, reliable maintenance aligned with Serica‚Äôs values and participate in safety programs
  • Responsible for following all safety, environmental and regulatory rules applicable to facility and 
  • completes Control of Work requirements daily
  • Responsible for identifying and knowing the tools, materials, and procedures prior to the execution of work
  • Responsible for ensuring personal competency development tasks are completed
  • Responsible for completing all work, especially regulatory compliance work, as planned
  • Responsible for daily recording of pertinent work order information (failure reporting, improvements, time, request for master data changes, lessons learned, etc.)
  • Responsible for following Work Management processes and standards within planning activities and monitoring the agreed upon KPIs, taking appropriate actions to close the deviations from target
  • Responsible for adhering to a culture of reliability and continuous improvement
  • Responsible for supporting planning development of maintenance plans
  • Responsible for identifying improvement opportunities and basic defect elimination in the day to day execution of work
  • Responsible for cleaning up work sites and returning unused materials to the storeroom at the completion of work
  • Responsible to communicate job progress to the Maintenance Supervisor to ensure productivity and maximize wrench time when there is inefficient planning or a break in the schedule
  • Responsible to attain / maintain training & experience required to deliver designated duties as designated within the emergency response team offshore 

Decision Rights:

  • Performs all duties prescribed by content and schedule for Maintenance Permit to Work
  • Performs all work scheduled for maintenance activity within the Plan
  • Provides input to supervision on Technician competency progression and endorse assessments
  • Performs immediate response to platform breakdown incidents
  • Performs routine duties such as good housekeeping and equipment basic care as prescribed by the Equipment Reliability Strategies
  • Performs completion and close out of all work orders assigned, including documentation of lessons learned while performing work order duties
  • Performs and take appropriate action when recognizing any defect or unsafe condition within workplace 

Professional Skills

  • Experienced Mechanical Technician on an offshore installation

Behavioural Skills

  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Technical discipline knowledge
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Performance driven

Education Requirements

  • NVQ/SVQ Level 3 Mechanical Certificate; or recognized apprenticeship
  • BOSIET, OGUK medical and all mandatory certificates for working offshore
  • Working at Height
  • Stage 1 Rigging & Lifting
  • Bolting & Joint Assembly
  • Hydraulic Torqueing / Tensioning
  • Rotalign Alignment
  • Siemens RB211 & SOLAR Mars
  • Fire Team Member
  • Lifeboat Coxswain 

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Closing Date:
30 November 2019