Company: WorleyParsons
Skills: Maintenance Technician, Instrumentation Technician
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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WorleyParsons are recruiting a Maintenance Instrument Technician for our TOTAL Project to work on the GP3 FPSO. This is a 12-month, fixed term contract and you'll be working on a 3/3 rotation

Key objective:

To ensure that the performance and availability of instrumentation and control systems meets the standards required to achieve safety, production and environmental targets

Primary duties:

  • Carrying out planned maintenance in accordance with the requirements of the planned maintenance system.
  • Assisting with the coordination of spare parts requirements and the optimisation of spares stack levels
  • Carrying out unplanned maintenance as required
  • Minimising downtime and contributing to the achievement of production targets
  • Preparing technical reports as required
  • Fault finding and rectification for instrumentation systems
  • Carrying out isolations of instrument and control systems
  • Holding special responsibility for the maintenance of fire and gas detection and alarm systems
  • Inspection and maintenance of instrumentation equipment in hazardous areas

Required qualifications / certification:

  • Recognised Instrument Apprenticeship or equivalent training scheme
    OR
  • HNC in Control/ Instrumentation Engineering (Post 2009 apprenticeships)~
    OR
  • NVQ/SVQ Level 3 certification or equivalent in Maintenance
  • COMPEX (Hazardous Areas)
  • Minimum SBT01&02 (must be current i.e. within previous 12 months) or current TSBT01&02
  • BOSIET / MIST / OGUK Medical

Ideally, candidates will also have the following experience:

  • Knowledge of hydrocarbon/industrial production systems and associated hazards
  • Good understanding of process instrumentation
  • Good knowledge of process control systems
  • Good knowledge of fire and gas detection and ESD systems
  • Clear understanding of cause and effect logic diagrams
  • Fully familiar with the permit to work system and isolation procedures