Telecommunications Maintenance Engineer


Operational Activities

  • Ensure Telecom means for field are always operational even in emergency situations and especially for the Emergency Management Team
  • With minimal supervision, ensure Field Telecoms maintenance and Telecoms materials transfer using SAP PM module
  • Coordinate third-party service contractors working at field locations to ensure compliance with HSE rules, telecoms standards and good housekeeping
  • Coordinate preventive & curative maintenance in conjunction with Original Equipment Manufacturers and Service Contractors at all field locations
  • Update network diagrams, layouts, equipment numbering and system configuration records, resulting from changes
  • Manage the functional interface between Telecoms entity and other disciplines


Project Integration

  • Liaise with Project teams regarding design, upgrade of existing infrastructure and integration of new projects into the existing network with minimum disruption to IST services


Field Telecom Methods

  • Analyse the Telecommunications market, monitor and propose improvements to installed systems, with particular attention to obsolescence of installed field systems
  • Prepare and standardise internal technical procedures, report templates, document management, equipment naming etc.
  • Participate in developing best practice and monitoring indicators for contractors’ management
  • Participate in preparing scope of work, technical evaluation & recommendation to award for Contract Call for Tender


Candidate Profile

  • BEng or MSc degree in Electrical/Electronic or Telecommunication Engineering
  • 5 – 10 years’ experience in Telecoms Field systems operations and Project management in
  • Oil and Gas environment, especially offshore
  • Proven problem solving skills with experience and background in solving complex design, network, and circuit problems and issues.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks with strong time management and organisation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good interpersonal, negotiation and communications skills
  • Knowledge of French language is an advantage