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Instrument Technician (Telecoms)

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Instrument/Telecoms Technician

We are currently recurring for a staff Instrument Technician with strong telecoms experience. This position will be working on a North Sea FPSO on an equal time rotation.

The Instrument Technician is primarily responsible for the safe and efficient functioning of the DCS, control systems and all its associated equipment and to perform preventative and corrective maintenance duties and tasks safely and effectively. Additionally assisting in specific areas of the production operation as required.

The Instrument Technician is responsible to the Instrument Lead for:
-Installing, maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing and calibrating all instrumentation installed on the installation.
-Repairing and calibrating all fire and gas systems.
-Repairing and maintaining all electronic control systems.
-Regularly inspecting the Instrumentation system to ensure correct operation of the equipment, associated with the DCS, F&G and ESD systems including portable equipment.
-Implementing and following through of Planned Maintenance routines and Corrective -Maintenance work orders from the Maximo Maintenance Management System (MMS) for all instrumentation.
-Ensuring all applicable (installations) equipment adheres to intrinsically safe codes of practice.
-Efficient and economic use of spare equipment and administration of Maximo Maintenance Management System (MMS).
-Completing all Training as directed by the company including Onboard Familiarisation.
-Ensuring continuous compliance with the client’s competency assessment procedure.

Telecoms Technician Duties:
-Providing telecom and telex communication lines
-Maintaining and installing, as required, all communication systems onboard the installation, including PABX and Telephone systems
-Assisting in Fire & Gas, ESD, DCS Maintenance
-Maintenance of Fax, Photocopiers, Computers, Printers and Computer Networks systems (LAN /Servers etc)
-Maintenance of Telemetry systems, Weather stations and Radar system
-Maintenance of CCTV and Marin Ship stress monitoring systems
-Communicate with Base Offices to supply software support for onboard users

Qualifications required;
-Combined Offshore Survival, Fire Fighting and HUET Certificate
-Oil & Gas UK Offshore Medical Certificate
-Oil & Gas UK Certificate of Fitness to Participate in Emergency Response Team Duties A
-Recognised certificate in Instrumentation/Electronics

-Experience of direct DCS, PLC, F&G and ESD Maintenance
-Experience of direct DCS Maintenance

Recruitment Specialist

Vicky Main
01224 628 236
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