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Lead Electrical Tech

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Job Type
Full Time
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Electrical Lead

Job objective

The Electrical Lead is responsible for directing and co-ordinating the daily activities of the Electrical department and to support the delivery of health, safety and environmental standards, Technical Integrity Standards and the Company Corporate Management System. Responsible for the safe and efficient functioning of all aspects of the electrical distribution systems. The Electrical Lead will perform the duties of Responsible Person Electrical (RPE), once authorised to do so.

The Electrical Lead is responsible to the Maintenance Superintendent for:

Administration of the Electrical Department on a day to day basis and informing the Maintenance Superintendent of all developments.

Ensuring that all staff including contractors, have adequate information to carry out tasks safely and efficiently, in compliance with control measures and site safety precautions.

Reporting incidents and non-conformities.

Ensuring that the safety, health and welfare of all the Electrical team are maintained to company policy and statutory standards.

Acting as Area Authority (Electrical) for the electronic permit to work system.

Managing and controlling isolation/de-isolation certificates and complying with company isolation policy. Adequate records must be kept and updated as required.

Monitoring and controlling Instrument and Electrical long term isolations. Adequate records must be kept and updated as required.

Controlling key lockout box system. Log must be kept up to date.

Supporting in the resourcing and development of maintenance operations personnel.

Supporting and ensuring Electrical team reach required standard of competency.

Acting as Assessor within the company’s competency assessment procedure.

Ensuring commitment to the Technical and Operation Integrity Standards for all maintenance, services and engineering works completed by the Electrical team

Contributing to the creation and maintenance of operational budgets and providing monthly forecasts.

Liaising with contractors, onshore support teams and other departments, keeping them informed of activities that may affect them.

Providing clear and concise communication of priorities to relevant personnel, including team meetings, handovers and information on targets and performance.

Performing tasks in a safe and responsible manner, ensuring all personnel under their jurisdiction including Service Engineers, do the same.

Raising Material Requisitions for the ordering of spare equipment and confirm the correct delivery.

Deputising for the Maintenance Superintendent when required.

Knowledge of Maintenance Management System (MMS) along with the ability to input/extract data as required.

Maintaining Electrical Department Maximo inputs and managing same on a regular basis.

Emergency Response Duties:

Offshore Lifeboat Coxswain

Education & experience:


Combined Offshore Survival, Fire Fighting and HUET Certificate


Oil & Gas UK Offshore Medical Certificate

Electrical or E&I qualification recognised under the National Qualifications Framework or a completed registered or indentured apprenticeship