Mechanic


Location: Offshore
Salary: Competitive
Closing Date: January 2021

At Stena Drilling we operate our business with a focus on our core values of Care, Innovation and Performance. With a worldwide operational presence, we are one of the world’s foremost independent drilling contractors leading the way in offshore innovation and realise the importance of our world-class employees in the successful delivery of our safe, innovative, and efficient operations.

Working within a face paced environment, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanic to join our offshore team.

Some of the duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Must be fully committed to working safely and to working safely and be responsible for the safe working practices of the crew.
  • Assist Supervisor in identifying jobs which may require a Risk Assessment.
  • Participate along with Supervisor in Risk Assessments.
  • Shall undertake duties as allocated or directed by the Chief Engineer/Senior Mechanic.
  • Deputise for the Senior Mechanic as required.
  • Undertake operational maintenance, planned maintenance and repairs on the mechanical equipment throughout the rig.
  • Must be familiar with machinery and systems, so that, in an emergency situation, essential services can safely be restored.
  • Performance of watch-keeping duties.
  • Ensure that ER logs, propulsion logs and maintenance records are completed as required.
  • Advise the Chief Engineer of requirements for spare parts, materials or services.
  • Report any faults to the Chief Engineer.
  • Any other duties as required by the Chief Engineer.

Suitable Applicants should ideally have:

  • 4th Class Motor Certificate of Competency or a recognised qualification in Mechanical Engineering, as a minimum.
  • Suitable experience as Rig Mechanic on Semi-submersible units, Drillships or appropriate Marine Engineering experience.