• Title
    E& I Work Preparator (NELSON TAR)
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Commissioning, Maintenance, Operations & Validation
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a E&I Work Preparator for a client based in the North Sea.  This position is based onshore and reports to the Maintenance & Integrity Lead.


    The successful candidate will be responsible for quality work preparation of Electrical & Instrumentation PM & CM orders in CMMS system.


    • Responsible for the daily selection of both PM & Breakdown work orders for preparation following prioritisation guidelines
    • Apply technical knowledge to determine equipment problems, failure modes and identify appropriate solutions in order to develop work packs
    • Ensure work order look ahead are performed and future work reflected in schedules / Maintenance plans
    • Work closely with offshore supervision to optimise vendor / specialist activities ensuring no mobilisations takes place where comprehensive work preparation is not complete and executable
    • Responsible for running daily ready for execution checks & setting relevant work orders for scheduling
    • Responsible for ensuring all Repair Order constraints are managed, prioritised, scheduled and delivered as per target dates
    • Responsible for ensuring all constraints (incl materials) are managed in relation to rough scheduled dates and target finish dates
    • Evaluate Work Pack feedback to improve future work preparation utilising the Z6 process
    • Responsible for determining planned man hours & updating estimate man hours fields
    • Responsible for maintaining a high standard of work preparation to allow the accurate measurement of workload status
    • Perform quality checks on Breakdown, Repair & Follow-On Work Orders to ensure the scope has been fully completed and the work order history is correctly closed out
    • Support the Electrical & Instrumentation Technical Authority and Discipline Engineers to define and prepare packaged equipment repairs
    • Interface with TAR co-ordinators with regard to identifying pre/post-TAR activities and also TAR specific critical activities
    • Responsible for incrementally improving the platform maintenance & operations technician competence in work order preparation
    • Where required will comply with Management of Change Process (e-MOC) and liaise with Technical Authorities (TA2)
    • Actively support the asset in achieving and sustaining Global ME calculative status

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Thorough understanding of key legislative and regulatory frameworks applicable to UKCS, including HSSE policies
    • In depth knowledge of preventive and predictive maintenance practices and principles.
    • Skilled in assessing and prioritising work based on critical systems and equipment requirements, project commitments, age of work orders and resource availability
    • Experienced in Shell’s ME and FSR processes

    • Blade 10 ME coach in line with Shell OE (Operational Excellence).

    • A detailed understanding of the maintenance workflow process.

    • Skilled in using SAP to prepare work packages and monitor materials availability.

    • Highly skilled in applying technical knowledge to determine equipment problems (including knowledge of RCA techniques and their applicability) and identifying appropriate solutions in order to develop work packs

    • Knowledge of Primavera project software and its use in developing network plans, including critical paths and resourcing advantageous

    • In depth awareness of Performance Standards & Safety Case requirements
    • Experienced work preparator required

    • Time served in a maintenance “mechanical” discipline background

    • HNC or Recognised Apprenticeship with NVQ level 3

    Company Overview

    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  


    Diversity Statement

    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 laws.


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