CiA Johannesburg_2014 _ Seadrill__Mechanical Technician

Job Description

Maintenance and repair of mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment onboard the unit as directed.
• Performs Maintenance and repair of mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment onboard the unit as directed and instructed• Ensure that tasks are completed in a safe and efficient manner and comply with all Company policies and regulatory laws and regulations• Carry out maintenance according to the Company Maintenance Management System guidelines• Ensure that the permit to work and isolation systems are strictly adhered to by the maintenance department• Carry out daily inspections and maintenance on mechanical equipment• Assist the drilling department with repair and maintenance of drilling equipment as required• Inspect, troubleshoot and repair faulty mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic equipment and tools• Ensure that reports for repair, maintenance, and service of equipment are accurate and complete• Perform maintenance on the unit’s safety systems and rescue equipment• Assist the electrical department with repair and maintenance of electrical equipment as required• Mentor, develop and train crew members to ensure they are competent to work in their current job positions and where appropriate coached and prepared for the next position• Ensure that approved rig operating procedures are adhered to at all times. Report all unsafe activities, situations, and potential hazards to supervisor• Actively participate in weekly rig and departmental safety meetings• Actively participate in the Safety Management Systems• Ensure housekeeping is maintained in assigned areas• Conduct performance appraisals for subordinates. Recommend promotion, development or disciplinary action• Effectively use all safety and environmental tools employed by Seadrill (4-point check, OBS cards, PTW etc.)• Complete training requirements in a timely manner as per Seadrill training matrix• Perform all emergency duties as per designation on the station bill

High School Diploma or EquivalentFormal Technical Certificate from a recognized body
Minimum two years experience in the military, offshore drilling or heavy industrial environment
Able to operate software applications as applicable to position.
Upholds Seadrill´s core values and reputation both internally and externally:Safety-conscious, Accountable, Inspirational, Loyal and Proactive
Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background Check. Complete competency requirements for current position and work towards gaining competency in the next position.