Company: Oceaneering
Skills: ROV Ops / Tech
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: United States of America, US
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Located in region: North America

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering’s business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management.

Position Summary

Responsible for operating ROV's in a safe and efficient manner, and maintaining and repairing all electronic, electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic systems and sub-systems associated with Remotely Operated Vehicles including component repair, replacement and troubleshooting.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operate equipment, vehicle functions, cameras (video and Still), acoustic positioning system, sonar, manipulators (robotic arms), and LARS (Launch and Recovery Systems).
  • To assist or pilot the ROV including evaluating the environment conditions and hazards, dock/undock from TMS (tether management system), and navigate the ROV by acoustics, sonar and visual (video).
  • Perform maintenance/ repairs on equipment: maintain/ repair electronics, maintain/ repair hydraulics, maintain/ repair mechanics, use test equipment, calibrate and align equipment, and perform general housekeeping and corrosion control.
  • Will use power, video and data distribution equipment including: high voltage lines and transformers, phase, current, and voltage monitoring, ground fault protection circuits, sub-sea cameras, amplifiers, coaxial cables, video monitors, video converters, microprocessor controlled video switchers, modems, line drivers, serial ports, parallel port, termination of both multi-mode and single mode fiber-optic conductors and modems. Oil-filled sub-sea electrical enclosures including terminations of sub-sea tethers, main lift umbilical, oil-filled cables, cable splices and sub-sea rated one atmosphere lights.
  • Will use sub-sea navigational equipment including but not limited to magnetic compass, gyro, transducer, sonar, altimeter, and associated survey equipment.
  • Establishes and maintains parts and supplies associated with all electrical and electronics devices.

  • Integrates and operates ancillary tooling including but not limited to: hard & soft line cutters, pump units, injection skids, water pumps, and associated hydraulic systems.

  • Maintains parts and supplies inventory associated with all system mechanical and hydraulics assemblies and subassemblies.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED), Technical / Associates degree.

  • At least 12 months of formal mechanical and hydraulic training, and at least 12 months of formal electrical and electronics training.

Other Requirements

  • Current valid Passport and Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC Card)

  • Willing to work offshore in harsh weather environments on a rotation or callout basis.

  • Must be able to pass a post-offer drug/alcohol screen and physical evaluation.

  • Will be required to ride boats, barges, and air transportation to remote areas.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors.

Job Title: ROV Senior Technician

Location: Trinidad and Tobago

Job ID: 11090

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Oceaneering develops products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning.  The company is the world's largest manufacturer and operator of work class Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and is also a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, workover control systems, asset integrity services, umbilicals, subsea hardware and tooling.  Oceaneering also serves the aerospace, defense and theme park industries.

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