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Job ID13188 LocationMorgan City, Louisiana

Full/Part TimeFull-Time Regular/TemporaryRegular

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Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Position Summary

Electronic / Electrical Technician position includes the repairing and maintenance of the assigned vessel’s electrical and electronic equipment.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for operational readiness of Electronic and Electrical equipment including Dynamic Positioning System and Control System, operational checks and maintenance. Informing the Master and Chief Engineer immediately of any maintenance due or major fault in systems.

  • Responsible for operational checks and maintenance of ancillary navigation, radio / satellite communications, radars, internal communications, electrical / electronics equipment.

  • Assists with troubleshooting of propulsion drive systems, SCR, AC/DC power distribution systems, generators, switchboards and general shipboard electrical equipment. Also, responsible for electrical work and emergency generator batteries. He will maintain the vessel’s electrical distribution system. He will inspect all new electrical equipment brought onboard the vessel for safety. He will maintain the vessel’s fire and smoke alarm and detection systems. Provide assistance to other departments as required with the care and repair of electronic navigational equipment and communications equipment. Maintain / repair electrical power generation equipment. Assist with installation of temporary equipment, such as lighting and power supply for work on deck.

  • Will make general repairs to shipboard electrical systems and take meggar readings as directed by the Chief Engineer.

  • Ensures that Master and Chief Engineer is informed of any Third Party maintenance or repairs due as per Manufacturer’s recommendations.

  • Submit weekly reports as an appendices to the Vessel Weekly Deficiency Report detailing major/minor faults, trends and outstanding issues / supplies. Submits weekly E.T. reports to Master, Chief Engineer, and Marine Operations.

  • Maintain an E.T. workshop with sufficient tools and consumables onboard.

  • Maintains inventory of spares and orders as necessary.

  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Member of Shipboard Emergency Response Team.

Qualifications

REQUIRED

  • High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED) is required. Vocational training is preferred.

  • Five (5) years minimum related experience.

  • Vessel experience in the Gulf of Mexico within the oil and gas industry is preferred.

  • Knowledge of SMS shipboard procedures.

  • Merchant Mariner’s Credential

  • USCG Medical Certificate

  • STCW-95 (Standard Training and Watch Keeping Certification) with RFEW (Rate Forming Part of an Engineering Watch) endorsement.

  • SafeGulf experience.

  • Valid Passport

  • Valid Driver’s License.

  • Valid TWIC card.

  • Security Clearance preferred / Able to pass a security clearance

Additional Information

Working Conditions

This position is considered OFFSHORE WORK which is characterized as follows.

  • Outdoors and indoors, day and night, as well as over/near water.

  • Requires working on or near moving equipment and vibrating equipment.

  • Frequently the humidity is above 90%, noise is over 85 decibels and the light is intense/glare.

  • Potential exposure to open fire/flames/sparks.

  • Constant exposure to airborne dust, fumes, and gases.

  • Work surface is stable, height is elevated.

Physical Activity/Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position is considered HEAVY work.

This position is considered OFFSHORE WORK which is characterized as follows.

  • Outdoors and indoors, day and night, as well as over/near water.

  • Requires working on or near moving equipment and vibrating equipment.

  • Frequently the humidity is above 90%, noise is over 85 decibels and the light is intense/glare.

  • Potential exposure to open fire/flames/sparks.

  • Constant exposure to airborne dust, fumes, and gases.

  • Work surface is stable, height is elevated.

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other non-merit factors.

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