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Work Shop Technician

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 8/16/2017 4:27:35 PM
  • 2954874
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Subsea & Drilling
Location(s): United Kingdom; Montrose

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Role Summary:
The Workshop Technician will have experience working with Subsea Production Controls equipment, especially in the Hydro-mechanical, Electrical and Electronic repair, test and servicing of customer and company owned equipment. Work as part of a team ensuring that they and their colleagues are following the appropriate procedures and policies in place.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Carry out Site Receipt Testing (SRT), Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) and Maintenance of Customer owned Subsea Control Modules (SCM’s) and associated Production Controls equipment in accordance with the appropriate procedures and drawings.
  • Provide a written report highlighting issues, with the relevant recommendation for repair.
  • Ensure that product quality is maintained, by adherence to Company Standards and Procedures, to achieve customer satisfaction.
  • Ability to interpret Technical drawings, Procedures and Engineering part specifications.
  • Assembly and Disassembly of products in accordance with the applicable drawings and engineering procedures.
  • Comply with all safety instructions, promote individual and team safety.
  • Promote and maintain quality standards.
  • Identify and report all safety concerns, Quality issues and manufacturing problems before progressing work.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in a safe manner, protecting the environment, health and safety by complying with written COSHH Assessments, Risk Assessments or by carrying out any necessary risk assessments and Job Safety Analyses prior to task commencement.
  • Carry out all necessary work as designated by the Workshop Supervisor or Shift Lead Hand.
  • Maintain a high level of 5s ensuring a safe working environment is upheld.

  • Time served Technician or significant Subsea Production Controls experience.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website:

Desired Characteristics:

  • Production Controls Workshop based experience preferable.
  • Knowledge of Software updates and downloads.
  • Ability to write technical reports.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Ability to identify improvements within work area.

Locations: United Kingdom; Montrose
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