Company: Puglisevich
Skills: Electrical Technician
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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JOB SUMMARY:  Install, repair and maintain electronic equipment onboard the vessel


  • Electronic Technology/Engineering degree
  • The candidate must have successfully completed a course in electronics technology at a recognized training institution followed by additional training and/or experience involving AC/DC drive systems, SCR's and PLC controls
  • Work experience and demonstrated ability of oral and written communications may be substituted in lieu of formal education
  • 2+ years previous experience in a role with 6th generation semi submersible drilling rig
  • Experience with Kongsberg K-Chief /K-Pos systems
  • Experience from MH Drilling systems with newer control system (Drill view)
  • High voltage and low voltage experience
  • High voltage certificate H-01
  • Experience from DP operations
  • Experience with MUX
  • RAM rig experience
  • Valid medical examination and vaccination certificates
  • Knowledge of all technical calculations required for the safe operation of the marine aspect of the vessel
  • Advanced computer skills


  • Basic Survival Training (BST)
  • H2S Alive
  • WHMIS 2015
  • Fall Protection
  • Basic First Aid
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Regulatory Awareness
  • Hazardous Areas Equipment
  • Technical Training / Trade Certification
  • CAPP Medical


  • Carry out daily inspection and maintenance on electronic equipment
  • Ensure that the permit to work system is in place and followed
  • Ensure that the Technical Support Centre (TSC) is advise of electrical issues as required
  • Participate in the effective management of the Rig Maintenance System  (RMS) and Inventory Control System (ICS) - ensure all records are maintained on a timely basis
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair all electronic systems including dynamic positioning, communication, data acquisition, computers and navigational equipment
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair electronic systems including, but limited to, Subsea BOP controls and drilling package instrumentation and electronics
  • Carry out installation, calibration, and modification to electronic systems and components
  • Provide technical support as well as domestic and industrial electronic services to all areas of the rig
  • Carry out periodic maintenance according to the PMS guidelines and coordinate this maintenance with supervisor and other department heads
  • Maintain an adequate supply of spares in order to fulfill maintenance requirements and facilitate a safe an efficient operation-generate requisitions as required
  • Inform supervisor and other department heads of any technical problems or limitations that might affect the safe operation of the rig
  • Implement the outstanding recommendations from audits, as issued by Clients, Regulatory Authorities or rig management
  • Ensure that reports for repair and maintenance of equipment are accurate and complete
  • Assist the Maintenance Supervisor/Chief Engineer in supplying information for maintenance and repair budget
  • Communicate equipment problems or breakdown information via direct supervisor to Field Support Group
  • Ensure all electronic equipment, is suitably certified and meets regulatory requirements
  • Plan and coordinate with other departments prior to any major activity such as inspections, rig move, etc
  • Incorporate the THINK process into all tasks, whether working alone or as part of a team
  • Participate in the START process
  • Ensure that subordinate personnel are properly trained to perform START process
  • Call a Time Out for Safety (TOFS) whenever an unplanned hazard or a change in the expected results is observed
  • Prepare Safety Analysis for hazardous situations
  • Report any incidents, potential hazards or abnormal situations to the Electronic Supervisor or Maintenance Supervisor/Chief Engineer and other department heads
  • Actively participate in weekly safety meetings and pre-tour meetings as required
  • Demonstrate commitment to the Company's safety policies through leadership and guidance
  • Ensure a high standard of hygiene and housekeeping is maintained onboard the rig
  • Meet the training requirements as per the applicable training matrix
  • Participate fully in the annual performance appraisal process
  • Mentor, develop and train new crew members to ensure they are competent to work at their next job level
  • Ensure that all subordinates have the necessary skills and experience to fulfill their assigned tasks in a safe and efficient manner
  • Recommend promotions or disciplinary action up to and including discharge
  • Supervise and guide crew members on their On the Job Training (OJT) program
  • Maintain discipline onboard and ensure compliance with Company disciplinary procedures


It is the objective of the Company and Puglisevich to ensure employment equity within the workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities having the capability, qualifications and experience to make application for this position. Qualified residents of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador will be given first consideration in the staffing of these positions.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.

To apply, please send your application to