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Senior Telecommunications Engineer LNG

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Perth, Western Australia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 02/08/2019
  • Duration: 2 years
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The Role:
2 year contract available for a brownfields telecom engineering specialist. Your time will be evenly split between onshore and offshore assets, the work will be completed from the Perth office of this global supermajor. You will be the focal point (TA) for all telecommunications engineering across these brownfield assets.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Telecoms Technical Authority
  • Support, direction, guidance and assistance to the telecoms specialist and the operations and maintenance organisations.
  • Telecoms engineering input for changes to the facilities, including obsolescence progression, minor projects, capital projects, etc.
  • Technical support to the specialists, maintenance coordinators and field technicians who execute the maintenance, respond to incidents, breakdowns, operability issues, and emergent work.
  • To inform the Lead ICE Engineer of all significant Telecoms technical issues, work plans, budget, manpower and resources required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure O&M are kept informed on front line response, investigations, risks and vulnerabilities, changes to procedures, etc.
  • Technical supervision including engineers and Vendors executing scopes of work for MOCs, projects etc.
  • Maintain procedures, maintenance strategies, technical standards, documentation and drawings for Telecoms design and equipment.
  • Review and respond to technical queries and deviation requests related to telecoms standards, specifications and practices.
  • Ensure telecoms resources are adequate to support the business unit needs and that required competencies are met.
  • To ensure the quality of Telecoms engineering activities and deliverables.

The Company:
Our client is the world's largest exploration and production company with operations in over 29 countries. In Australia our client is leading the way in both upstream and downstream oil and gas projects with exciting developments for further Australia based projects ahead. As a market leader they are an enviable employer to join and be part of their continued success.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

  • Relevant Bachelor's Degree
  • 10+ Years Experience in Oil and Gas Telecoms
  • Brownfield Telecoms Experience (upgrades, modifications and obsolescence projects)

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:

  • Facility communication systems including PAGA, PABX/telephone, satphone, UHF radio, digital satellite links, CCTV, entertainment systems, microwave radio for data, etc.
  • Security telecommunication systems including CCTV, personnel access controls, mustering systems, gate controls etc.
  • Marine communication and navigation systems; Radar, GMDSS, gyro and azimuth control, VHF marine radio, berthing aids
  • Meteorological systems including weather stations, ocean wave and current buoys, etc.
  • Aeronautical communication systems including radar, NDB, radio, weather reporting/forecasting etc.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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