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Vacancy: Senior Mechanic


CompanyStena Drillin
LocationTakoradi
Job TypeContract
Working Experience15 years
Education LevelQualified
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Skilled labor
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

Senior Mechanic – Roles & responsibilities:

  • Must be fully committed to working safely and be responsible for the safe working practices of the crew.
  • Assist the Master/OIM in identifying jobs which may require a Risk Assessment.
  • Undertake duties as allocated or directed by the Chief Engineer.
  • Undertake operational maintenance, planned maintenance and repairs on the mechanical equipment throughout the rig.
  • Deputise as necessary for the Chief Engineer.
  • Keep himself informed regarding power consumption and distribution according to requirements and complying with the Permit to Work/Isolation systems.
  • Notify the Chief Engineer of requirements for spare parts, materials or services.
  • Carry out mechanical isolations.
  • Familiarise with machinery and systems, so that in an emergency situation, essential services can safely be restored.
  • Ensure that ER logs, propulsion logs and maintenance records are completed as required.
  • Report any defects to the Chief Engineer.
  • Allocate tasks to Mechanic and provide adequate supervision in order to ensure that all such tasks are carried out in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Responsible and accountable for the safety of the personnel working under their direction and shall be expected to conduct operations at all times in full compliance with company procedures (SMS).
  • Identify and address any violations of procedures concerning personnel under their direction.
  • Continuous or repeated violations of policies or procedures should be highlighted and brought to the attention of the HoD/ Master-OIM.
  • Comply with the Management of Change Principle
  • Actively participate in accident/incident investigations when required

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 and After Action Reviews.
  • 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

  • Experience as Rig Mechanic on Semi-submersibles units or Drillships.
  • Experience in position of responsibility on ships or rigs
  • STCW Class 2 Motor Certificate of Competency
  • 15 years realative previous experience
  • Seafarer Medical
  • Seafarer Book
  • Proficiency in Security Awareness
  • Proficiency in Security Duties
  • STCW Personal Survival Techniques
  • STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting
  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting
  • Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Craft other than FRB
  • HV Faraday
  • OPITO BOSIET/FOET
  • OPITO Fire Team Leader
  • HSE Offshore First Aid
  • Hose Termination/Hose Assembly
  • High Pressure Testing
  • Rigging & Lifting/LOLER Supervisor
  • Air Conditioning/Refrigeration
  • TAG
  • Banksman Slinger
  • Forklift Safety
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Height – Work at Height and Harness Equipment User – Unit 2
  • Height – Rescue – Use of Rescue Equipment – Unit 3
  • Wartsila Advanced W32 Diesel Engine
  • Rolls Royce Thruster Control Systems
  • Karsten Moholt – Vibration Analysis
  • Suitable experience as a Senior Mechanic on Drillships
  • Suitable experience in position of responsibility on ships or rig

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