Wiper / Motorman

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
  • 1
3 + Years Experience

Company: Oceanwide
Skills: Motorman, Ships Deckhand / Deck Crew, Workover or Completion
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Salary: Dayrate: $165 - $180
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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.

Authorized to work in: US

Carries out daily routine maintenance, lubrication and inspections on machinery and equipment. General duties as directed and instructed by supervisor.

TYPE OF Vessel: Floating Production Unit - HP1 - Operating permanently 100 Miles South from Port Fourchon.


  • Carryout routine maintenance and minor repairs on the engine room equipment and machinery as directed
  • Check and record lubricating oil level readings, topping up as required
  • Monitor all engine room systems for leaks and anomalies reporting defects immediately
  • Maintain the engine room, workshops and associated spaces in a clean, tidy and hazard free condition at all times
  • Daily gauging and filling up diesel fuel on relevant equipment
  • Maintain an accurate inventory of lube oil and mechanical consumables on board
  • Assist with repairs to mechanical equipment as instructed and directed
  • Ensure that all fuel and oil transfers are carried out as per company policy and procedures
  • Perform regular rounds of all areas of responsibility
  • Actively participate in weekly rig and departmental safety meetings
  • 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 the Safety Management Systems
  • Ensure housekeeping is maintained in assigned areas
  • Perform all emergency duties as per designation on the station bill
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Valid Certificates / Documents:

  • USCG Merchant Mariners Credential (MMC)
  • Transport Workers ID Credential (TWIC)
  • Merchant Mariner Medical
  • Water Survival / T-HUET
  • Safegulf
  • Rigger Safety (API RP 2D)
  • STWC-95 Basic Training (Table A-VI)
  • Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties (VPDSD)
  • US Citizenship