Mechanic A- Deepwater GoM
Posted on: July 7, 2019
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is searching for an offshore Mechanic A to join our deepwater
team with offshore experience in the oil and gas industry.
Work schedule of 14x14 with a work terminal out of Galliano, LA
Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship
- Operates, tests, maintains, repairs and record keep required
data on all safety shutdown systems and devices in accordance with
BSEE regulations and approved facility permit safe chart. This
includes such devices as control valves, actuators, sensors,
pilots, pressures, and temperature or level controllers. In
addition, must maintain facility safety equipment, which includes
firefighting equipment, emergency supplies, survival capsules,
navigational aids, and alarm systems in accordance with BSEE and
- Operation and maintenance of all rotating equipment such as
compressors, generators, platform cranes, pumps, winches, etc. in
accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations.
- Monitor control panels, shutdown devices, liquid levels, flow
rates, temperatures, etc. to keep them within the designed
- Repairs and maintains, in accordance with diagrams, sketches,
operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and
mechanical equipment, such as generators, turbines, engines,
motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines
and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision
measuring and testing instruments.
- Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their
sounds to locate causes of trouble.
- Maintains documentation (records), as required, on all work
performed by loading these records into work management software
- Repair and replace seals and properly align shafts in various
types of pumps including, but not limited to, centrifugal, water,
chemical or crude oil pumps; submersible pumps and injection
- Check and set mechanical clearances to comply with OEM
specified tolerances using dial test indicators, feeler gauges
micrometers, calipers, strain gauges, deflection gauge, etc...
- Perform all preventative maintenance in accordance with
applicable company procedures.
- Record all maintained data in proper logs or maintenance
- Monitor operating parameters on equipment; make adjustments,
report unusual conditions to platform supervisor.
- Additional duties per Supervisor.
Skills / Qualifications
Required: High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
8-10 years offshore mechanic experience on a production platform
required; Must have experience working on the following production
Dresser Rand reciprocating and centrifugal compressors; GE
Turbines; Suzer centrifugal and vertical turbine pumps; Branne
Lubbe metering pumps
Preferred: Associate degree (AA) or equivalent from two-year
college or technical school; or six months to one-year related
experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education
and experience; 10+ years' experience preferred
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and
technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in
more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with
revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven
solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to
decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets,
including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power &
process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining,
nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a
diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and
without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list):
race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability,
sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or
other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing
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