SERVICE TECHNICIAN IV

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Location
Luanda, Angola
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Jan 2017
Ref
6178689
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Purpose
SUPERVICE THE OPERATION AND MAINTAINENANCE OF POWER AND HANDLING EQUIPMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED INDUSTRY STANDARDS, QUALITY PROCEDURES, SAFETY GUIDELINES AND WITHIN THE SCOPE OF THE TECHNICIAN'S QUALIFICATIONS AND COMPETENCIES TO ENSURE INTEGRITY OF THE CLIENT'S WELLS
Job Responsibilities:
  • Supervise the operation of power and handling equipment within client's time specification in compliance with Weatherford Tubular Running Service Competence Assurance System to maintain integrity of the client's wells
  • Supervise and actively ensure power and handling equipment are properly maintained at work site within client's time specification and in compliance with Weatherford Tubular Running Service Competence Assurance System to allow equipment to be operational on location
  • Supervise or perform casing and tubing stabbing duties from the rig stabbing board; including pipe alignment, stabbing, signalling the Driller and operating handling tools to avoid damage to pipe during make-up operations. Working in a safe and efficient manner to maintain a constant rate of pipe delivery in compliance with Weatherford Tubular Running Service Competence Assurance System to maintain integrity of the client's wells.
  • Supervise operations and operate power and handling equipment in a safe and efficient manner to maintain an optimum, consistent and safe rate of pipe delivery (Internal/External customers), in accordance with approved industry standards, safety and quality procedures, legislation and within the scope of the technician's qualifications and competencies to meet customer's work requirements.
  • Communicate with operations office on a daily basis or as instructed to provide operations update and receive job and check-in details.  Additionally, attend pre and post job briefings as instructed to ensure the communication of issues and information is facilitated.  Additionally, to attend industry and company training as instructed and required by Company, industry or clients.
  • Other auxiliary offshore duties such as cleaning of tongs, stowing of hoses and other housekeeping/maintenance duties in a safe manner as directed and supervised by the Crew Chief, provided the instruction is reasonable and you are capable and deemed competent to fulfil these.
  • Lead and supervise rig site and workshop safety & toolbox meetings.
  • Active participation and contribution to workshop specific safety initiatives.
  • Report all hazards and unsafe acts.
  • Ensure third party compliance.
  • Understand the basics and functionality of Manual handling equipment, Power Equipment, Bucking Units and Thread Monitoring Systems, Rig Systems Solutions Services and Total Depth Solutions Services.
  • Supervise and document all Pre-Job equipment checks for operations and ensure fit for purpose.
  • Maintain good standard of housekeeping practices in the workplace.
  • Supervise the rig up & down Casing and Tubing Running Equipment following TRS Work Instructions and procedures.
  • Support the Well Site Supervisor with scheduled and unscheduled operations plan Well Site Services according to requirements.
  • Supervise service crews, ensuring that crews are well balanced, work hours are planned and business unit requirements such as reporting and training and competency programs are addressed and completed
  • Daily reporting requirements to shore base facilities
  • Supervise the performance of function checks of Casing and Tubing Running Equipment against with specified Work Instructions
  • Train, Coach and educate Well Site Services including performing under supervision Casing and Tubing Running Practices and Well Site Safety
  • Ensure and implement Housekeeping/maintenance duties in a safe manner as required
  • Responsible for complying with Weatherford and Clients HSE policies whilst ensuring co-workers carry out work in safe manner.
  • Select assets required for performing the job
  • Perform service and delegate requirement for the maintenance on mechanical, hydraulic and electronic components of mechanical handling tools and torque turn monitoring systems
  • Any other delegated responsibilities as instructed by Line Management within the timeframe specified in a safe and efficient manner to meet business requirements, provided the instruction is reasonable and you are capable and deemed competent to fulfil these.
Skills & Qualifications:
  • Must have a Diploma in Engineering or related studies
  • 5-8 years' work experience required as a Service Technician 3
  • 5 Years minimum field proven experience in Rig Floor / Tubular Handling and Running Operations
  • Good knowledge of Rig Equipment and Function
  • Mechanical aptitude and basic understanding of Hydraulic and mechanical / electronic systems
  • Excellent written and oral communication in English
  • Computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office software
  • Fast learner, results oriented and independent with strong interpersonal skills
  • Possess strong customer service skills, i.e. listening, follow-through, willingness to help
  • Ability to adapt positively to changes in policies, procedures, priorities or work environments
  • Passport Eligibility
  • Willing to travel as required