• Title
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Commissioning, Maintenance, Operations & Validation
    Position Type
    Agency / Contract
  • Overview / Responsibilities


    Wood is currently recruiting for an Electrician with extensive experience in the oil and gas industry. This position will be based out of Equatorial Guinea. The rotation for this position is 35/35.


    Principal Responsibilities:

    Electrical Technicians
    • Ensuring the electrical distribution system is maintained and in a safe working condition, operated within the design parameters, and complies with Hess and WG procedures and legislation
    • Ensuring all electrical and instrument planned maintenance work is progressed and completed satisfactorily and recorded on the planned maintenance history records
    • Ensuring the Electrical Isolation Authority is performing isolations as part of the Permit to Work (PTW) System
    • The prospective employee is expected to participate in Process Safety Management activities that involve process design, process technology, operational and maintenance activities and procedures, non-routine activities and procedures, emergency preparedness plans and procedures, training programs, and other elements which could impact the process.

    Other elements of PSM which may touch the employee consist of:

    • Mechanical Integrity
    • Management of Change
    • Investigation of Incidents
    • Process Hazards Analysis
    • Operating Procedures and Practices
    • Compliance Audits
    • Emergency Response
    • Pre-start-up Safety Reviews
    • Contractors and Short Service Contractors
    • Have previous experience with PSM activities will be a plus for this position
    • Compilation of accurate reports of any work or incidents affecting instrument or electrical equipment
    • Responsible for carrying out isolations in a competent manner, complying with Safety Management System and legislative requirements
    • Carry out major services, overhauls and intrusive maintenance on platform equipment 
    • Carry out fault finding and diagnostic checks on all platform equipment, ensuring any repairs are addressed promptly 
    • Carry out inspections on all portable equipment and complete relevant paperwork 
    • Ensure critical spares are available and any discrepancies are addressed 
    • Complete all planned and unplanned work activity to a satisfactory completion, in a safe and efficient manner. To this end the use of all available planning tools is vital 
    • Maintain a high degree of HS&E awareness
    • Maintain plant equipment in accordance with procedures. Identify where and when possible PMR non compliances are occurring and implement corrective actions with a view to recovering the situation
    • To provide OJT (On-the-Job Training) for less experienced technicians so they are fully supported in their assigned tasks and perform competency assessment assurance along with any National Trainees assigned within his areas of responsibility
    • Ensuring a safe place of work by complying with Permit to Work (PTW) system and safe working procedure(s)


    Skills / Qualifications

    Desired Certifications & Experience:

    • Fluent in English
    • Minimum of 10 years discipline experience in oil and gas or equivalent industry
    • Experience in High Voltage power feeding High Voltage net is 6.6KV (6600 volts) on board FPSO
    • Experience with Solar Gas Turbine Generators
    • Oil / Gas Offshore production facilities experience required
    • Valid HVAC Certificate

    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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