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  • Job reference: RMS0189979

Electronic Technician

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 26/01/2018
  • Duration: permanent
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Our client is seeking an Electronic Technician based in Grande Prairie, Alberta. This is an excellent opportunity with one of the largest oilfield services provider companes.

The Maintenance Technician - Electronics performs and documents the routine and advanced electronic repairs, troubleshooting and diagnosis, and proactive maintenance of Well Services equipment. The Technicians are Mechatronic Specialists who should work to develop advanced technical expertise in both electronics and mechanics. The Maintenance Technician Mechanical assists with the supervision, training and development of all maintenance personnel. He/She reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor (MSV) or Maintenance Manager (MM).


Participates in advanced schools and seminars related to his/her expertise, for refreshing and actually sharing his/her knowledge with the maintenance team, ensures his/her post training is accurately recorded.
Trains, develops and mentors Electronic Technician Trainees and Electronic Technicians 1 and 2 to develop skills and knowledge for career development.
Coaches Equipment Operators/FS/FE's in the correct STEM-I procedures.
Trains personnel on STEM-I, and performs STEM II & III on all company electronic equipment at the District.
Completes Learning Objects in LMS and other requirements for promotion to next career level as per SCDP (General Maintenance Technician (GMT)).
Uses Company tools (InTouch, Maintenance Bulletins, Technical Alerts, OSP website, etc.) to keep up-to-date on new equipment, technology and maintenance issues
Assists maintenance supervisor in promoting job safety, ordering parts, maintaining spares inventory, preventative maintenance reporting, auditing of third-party suppliers, and with the planning and operating of the maintenance department.
Performs daily unsupervised routine & advanced maintenance (electronic) & well-site calls on WS equipment. Performs & promotes the WS STEM program.
Performs safe and proper operation of WS equipment in assigned District for maintenance purposes only. Can explain the operational and technical characteristics of WS equipment and well site-specific performance requirements
Continues to develop self in mechanical maintenance techniques and equipment to improve mechatronic competency.
Communicates, reports and documents suggestions, ideas, lessons-learned, and best practices for continuous improvement.
Uses Fleet Assistant for the planning, execution and documentation of maintenance activities in the District. This includes, but is not limited to, parts purchasing and budget control, labor tracking, warranty claims, planned maintenance scheduling and repair orders.
Follows the company policies and procedures on quality, health, safety and environment and maintains required Quality and HSE certifications up-to-date.
Promotes a culture of safety awareness within the maintenance community.
Actively participates in Quality and HSE initiatives & programs (e.g. SOIM's, Risk Assessments, Quality Improvements, Emergency Response Plan, HSE & SQ Objectives, LPT & SQC).
Ensures his/her work areas are safe, clean and orderly at all times and performs housekeeping duties as part of the maintenance team to maintain cleanliness in shop area. Wears all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required.
Supports Management efforts to minimize general and Segment-specific Quality and HSE risks and promotes respect, understanding and adherence to safety regulations.
Promotes and participates in job risk analysis and continual improvement programs in the District. Uses QUEST to document RIR's for HSE and SQ issues and develop action items.
Assists the Maintenance Staff in ensuring clean, orderly and safe working conditions in the workshop and disposal of waste according to properly conducted methods.

Qualifications & Experience

Diploma in Electronics, Mechatronics Engineering or equivalent.
Minimum three years' of relevant O&G Technology Lifecycle Management related work experience.
Applicants must be fluent in English

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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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