Electronic Technician (ET)
The Electronic Technician advises the Electrical Supervisor of installations, maintenance, repairs, testing and verification of electronic equipment and automated systems onboard the rig. The Electronic Technician is also responsible for the maintenance and repair of the Dynamic Positioning System, BOP MUX system and the drilling systems, but is not restricted to working exclusively on this equipment. His/her responsibilities also include assisting the Electrician when required.
WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW TO HOLD THE POSITION?
In order to hold this position, you must have the following:
- Certified industrial electrician with recognised national apprenticeship, or certificate/diploma such as Academy Profession, City and 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
- High voltage certificate/training
Experience with the relevant systems and equipment – 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.