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Vacancy: Welder


CompanyStena Drillin
LocationTakoradi
Job TypeContract
Working Experience10 years
Education LevelMaster’
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Management/Ad
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

Welder – Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Must be fully committed to working safely and to accepting responsibility for the safety of fellow crew members.
  • Ensure that the Assistant Welders are performing tasks correctly with correct procedures, consumables and materials.
  • Assist Supervisor in identifying jobs which may require a Risk Assessment.
  • Ensure the safe and efficient operation of the equipment and cleanliness of the area for which he has been allocated responsibility.
  • Carry out welding, cutting, and general repairs and maintenance throughout the drilling unit as approved by the Chief Engineer.
  • Ensure that sufficient stock of all necessary materials, welding consumables, including gases and electrodes are maintained onboard.
  • Supervise, inspect and maintain the oxy-acetylene installation and all welding equipment, with the safe stowage of the oxy-acetylene bottles.
  • Maintain welding skills, knowledge of materials and welding processes
  • Ensure a Fire Watcher is in attendance when considered necessary by Permit to Work.
  • Keep their welding coding qualification in date by ensuring revalidation every 6 months as per ASME IX.

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.

Required Skills or Experience

  • 10 years relevant experience
  • Previous Experience as a Rig Welder
  • Seafarers Book
  • OPITO BOSIET/FOET
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Coded Welder As a minimum, the Welder should be coded to ASME IX and EN 287-1, 6G (HL-045), 4” Sch160, API 5L
  • Proficiency in Security Awareness
  • Proficiency in Designated Security Duties
  • TAG
  • Slingers and Banksman

How to Apply

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