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  • Job reference: RMS0107441

Rig Mechanic

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Algeria
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 07/03/2012
  • Time left:
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The Role:
We are seeking a time served Mechanic with considerable experience working on Top Drives along with experience in change out projects, initially the position will be based in Algeria however other locations will become available in line with company requirements. Duties will include but are not limited to:

• Test, maintain and repair hydraulic and pneumatic systems
• Operate, inspect, service, maintain, test and repair mechanical equipment
• Set schedules to provide proper utilization of equipment and evaluate equipment's performance
• Maintain records and logs required by company
• Write reports on major equipment failure, modifications, equipment performance and maintenance history
• Complete and hand over reports, logs, records and notes according to approved procedures and instructions
• Plan work before work commences and manage hazards effectively
• Assign work to employees and ensure they are competent to fulfil their normal duties
• Service and repair refrigeration equipment and systems
• Make up work plans for crews and make sure that parts, tools, equipment and documentation are available for the work to be
• Assist electrician when required as part of the maintenance team
• Maintain parts inventory
• Actively participate in pre-tour, toolbox talks, pre-job meetings and weekly safety meetings
• Develop and maintain own competence
• Control inventory and budget

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
We are looking for applicants who are time served Mechanics. You should have as a minimum:
• Advanced knowledge of Top Drives including schematics, certification, load testing, inspection and discard criteria.
• The ability to fault find, repair and provide technical advise on Top Drives.
• Strong experience working with schematic drawings to support offshore personnel
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