Offshore E&I Technician

June 20, 2024
4000 - 5500 / month
Application ends: December 31, 2024
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Job Description

We are seeking a highly skilled Offshore Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Technician to join our team operating in the North Sea. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing electrical and instrumentation systems on offshore platforms. This position requires a strong technical background, excellent problem-solving skills, and the ability to work effectively in a dynamic offshore environment.

Key Responsibilities:
1. Perform routine maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of electrical and instrumentation systems on offshore platforms.
2. Conduct periodic inspections and testing of equipment to ensure compliance with safety standards and regulatory requirements.
3. Respond promptly to equipment failures or malfunctions, diagnosing issues and implementing effective solutions to minimize downtime.
4. Install, calibrate, and commission new electrical and instrumentation equipment as required.
5. Collaborate with other members of the offshore team to coordinate maintenance activities and ensure the efficient operation of all systems.
6. Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, equipment performance, and inventory levels.
7. Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures, including the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and adherence to offshore safety regulations.
8. Participate in emergency response drills and provide support during emergency situations as needed.
9. Stay updated on advancements in electrical and instrumentation technology, and provide recommendations for equipment upgrades or improvements.

Requirements:
1. BOSIET (Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training) certification including CA-EBS (Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System) training.
2. Valid Offshore Medical certification.
3. Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent qualification.
4. Proven experience working as an Electrical or Instrumentation Technician in offshore environments.
5. Strong knowledge of electrical systems, instrumentation, and control systems.
6. Familiarity with Siemens S5/S7 PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers) is highly desirable.
7. Excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure.
8. Strong Dutch and English communication and teamwork skills.
9. Ability to work on a rotational basis (2 weeks on / 2 weeks off) and adapt to the demands of offshore living and working conditions.

Note: Candidates must be willing to undergo additional training and certifications as required by the company.

Application Process:
Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resumes along with a cover letter outlining their relevant experience and qualifications.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

Akira Energy is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
We encourage applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or veteran status.