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Assistant Electrician and Electrician

Assistant Electrician

WHAT DOES THE WORK CONSIST OF?

The Assistant Electrician ensures that all electrical systems and related equipment are maintained, serviced and tested, and installed in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations. The electrical standards and good industry practice.

WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW TO HOLD THE POSITION?

In order to hold this position, you must have the following:
- One of the following: certified industrial electrician with recognised national apprenticeship, certificate or diploma such as Academy Profession, City & Guilds, Capstone Assessment or similar
- Higher degree in Electrical Engineering at a Bachelor or Master level with further practical experience in accordance with requirements from the national authorities
- Experience with relevant equipment, including electromechanical, electronic and programmable equipment; hydraulic and pneumatic systems; and analogue and digital transmitters – see rig specifications.

HOW DO I GET THERE?

You must be a certified electrician with experience with the above equipment before you apply. Previous offshore experience is an asset but not a prerequisite.
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Electrician

WHAT DOES THE WORK CONSIST OF?

The Electrician is responsible for ensuring that the operation and maintenance of the electrical installations and the electrical equipment is kept at a high level so breakdown during operation is avoided. The Electrician also ensures that deviations from the explosion proof integrity of installations and equipment within the hazardous zones are identified and reported to the Electrical Supervisor.

WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW TO HOLD THE POSITION?

In order to hold this position, you must have the following:
- One of the following: certified industrial electrician with recognised national apprenticeship, certificate or diploma such as Academy Profession, City & Guilds, Capstone Assessment or similar
- Higher degree in Electrical Engineering at a Bachelor or Master level with further practical experience in accordance with requirements from the national authorities
- Experience with relevant equipment, including electromechanical, electronic and programmable equipment; hydraulic and pneumatic systems; and analogue and digital transmitters.

HOW DO I GET THERE?

You must be a certified electrician with several years of experience working with the relevant equipment. Often, you will start your career offshore as an Assistant Electrician and progress from there, but with the proper experience you can start directly as Electrician.
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