Offshore Service Technician

June 18, 2017
Genesis Personnel
Offshore Jobs
Vessel type:
Offshore vessel

We are currently looking for 4 Service Technicians for a Marine Safety & Lifesaving Appliances rolefor one of our Aberdeen based clients.

Service Technicians will be required to carry out maintenance, service, repair and testing of lifeboats, FRC, MOB rescue crafts and their associated launch and recovery systems and Deck Cranes.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Inspection, servicing and testing of Lifeboats, Hyperbaric Lifeboats, Rescue Craft, Daughter Craft, on/off load release hook systems, davits, winches and ancillary recovery equipment, wire rope examinations
  • Inspection Service and testing of Launch & Recovery Systems and dive spread systems
  • Inspection service, and testing and fault analysis of engines & transmissions
  • Inspection & Testing of lifting equipment associated with LAR's , Davits and Cranes
  • Ensure full compliance with all work performed to the required SOLAS and IMO Statutory requirements and as per Marine Equipment Directive.
  • Complete all mandatory inspection & service reports as required.
  • Responsible for ensuring tasks are conducted in a safe manner and in accordance with applicable company procedures.
  • Participate in team initiatives whilst ensuring all tasks are completed safely and on time.
  • Ensure that allocated equipment, tools etc. are used in a safe and correct manner and not subject to misuse or abuse.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Proven ability and experience with Lifeboats, HLB, Rescue Boats and their associated launch and recovery systems davits and cranes.
  • Knowledge and compliance with all statutory and legislative regulations.
  • Proven experience in servicing, testing and examination techniques for Life Saving Appliances.

Qualifications & Training

  • Mechanical aptitude.
  • OEM - specific training an advantage.
  • MPI/DPI/NDE/ Eddy Current qualified an advantage
  • LEEA Qualifications desirable.

Job Type - Full-time, Permanent
Location - Aberdeen


Previous Experience

  • Service Technician: 3 years
  • Lifeboat Service: 3 years

Required licence

  • Driving License

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

Certificates and Qualifications

Mandatory STCW certificates are required from all applicants.
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