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Vacancy: Mechanic

CompanyStena Drillin
Job TypeContract
Working Experience10 years
Education LevelQualified
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Engineering
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

– Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist Supervisor in identifying jobs which may require a Risk Assessment.
  • Participate along with Supervisor in Risk Assessments.
  • Shall undertake duties as allocated or directed by the Chief Engineer/Senior Mechanic.
  • Deputise for the Senior Mechanic as required.
  • Undertake operational maintenance, planned maintenance and repairs on the mechanical equipment throughout the rig.
  • Must be familiar with machinery and systems, so that, in an emergency situation, essential services can safely be restored.
  • Performance of watch-keeping duties.
  • Ensure that ER logs, propulsion logs and maintenance records are completed as required.
  • Advise the Chief Engineer of requirements for spare parts, materials or services.
  • Report any faults to the Chief Engineer.

Health & Safety & Environment

  • Work according to and promote Stena Drilling’s HS&E Policies and Procedures as well as fully commit to preventing any damage to the environment.
  • Responsible and accountable to conduct their tasks in full compliance with Stena Drilling Limited procedures.
  • Comply with Stena Drilling procedures for management of risk and Safe Behaviour Programme; ensuring that a suitable and sufficient risk assessment is carried out for all work activities.
  • Participate in the STOP system, complete and submit cards after discussions. Monitor and coach crew members to participate in STOP and carry out STOP audits.
  • Promote Stena Drilling’s “Golden Rules” and the rig’s “House Rules” during team discussions.
  • Attend and participate in Tool Box Talks.
  • Ensure work site is safe and that all tools used are in a satisfactory condition.
  • Ensure that storage, handling and use of chemicals are done in accordance with procedures.
  • Ensure equipment is secured to prevent movement due to wind or rig motion.
  • Ensure familiar with correct use, type and location of all Oil Spill Equipment.
  • Comply with Stena Drilling’s waste segregation policy.


  • Undertake training onshore and offshore to comply with the Training Matrix.
  • Complete Stena Drilling’s Competence Assurance Scheme within 12 months of being assigned.

Required Skills or Experience

  • Suitable experience as Rig Mechanic on drilling units
  • OOW Engineer CoC/CeC
  • 10 years previous relative experience
  • STCW Personal Survival Techniques
  • STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting
  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting
  • Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats other than FRB
  • Seafarers Medical note CoC/Cec invalid if medical expires
  • Seafarers Book
  • OPITO Fire Team Leader (Must have previously attended Fire Team Member)
  • OPITO Lifeboat Coxwain Twinfall
  • High Pressure Testing
  • Hose Termination/Assembly
  • Rigging & Lifting/ LOLER Supervisor
  • Proficiency in Security Awareness
  • Proficiency in Designated Security Duties
  • Air Conditioning/Refrigeration
  • TAG
  • Forklift Safety
  • Gas Tester
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platform /Cherry Picker
  • Height - Work at Height and Harness Equip User - Unit 2
  • Height - Rescue - Use of Rescue Equip - Unit 3
  • Wartsila Advanced W32 Diesel Engine
  • Rolls Royce - Thruster Control Systems
  • Karsten Moholt – Vibration Analysis 1

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