Chevron Corporation Maintenance Technician - Electrical in Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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Chevron Upstream Europe (CUE) currently has an offshore opportunity for a Maintenance Technician – Electrical to act in the capacity of Senior Authorised Person Electrical/ Responsible Person Electrical on one of our UK Assets. This position will be working as part of a multi-discipline team. The successful candidate should be a highly articulate and effective communicator with excellent team building & interpersonal skills. Prepared to assist with a variety of tasks to a level consistent with knowledge and training.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Safe and efficient operation of all electrical equipment and associated systems, including high frequency PMR work, documentation reporting and Log Keeping duties. First line maintenance, repair, inspection, fault finding on Power Generation and Distribution equipment ranging through High Voltage/Low Voltage/Extra Low Voltage Equipment throughout the Installation Topsides. The range of equipment includes, but is not limited to the following:

High Voltage

Power Distribution Systems including Main Power Generation, Power Management System, Switchgear, Motors, Cables and Associated Equipment.

Low Voltage

Power Distribution Systems including Emergency Power Generation, Switchgear, Motor Control Centres, Transformers, Motors, Cables, Battery Systems, Chargers and Associated Equipment.

Critical Power Distribution

UPS Systems, Navigational Aids, Battery Systems and Chargers and Associated Control Equipment.

EEx Equipment

Responsible for ensuring the integrity of “Ex” explosion protected equipment throughout the platform.

Proactive member of the Offshore Operations Production Team, providing assistance and advice to Operations and platform Leadership Team in order to meet team deliverables and objectives.

Diagnostic and Remedial Work/Operations fault finding in the event of equipment failure / power outages in systems using relevant Engineering and schematic single line Drawings, Vendor Manuals and other Data to assist with corrective action. Trained to a competent standard and undertake a suitable competence assessment such as Compex certificate to work and carry out maintenance on equipment used within hazardous areas.

Member of the installation’s Emergency Response Organisation; required to fulfil a role such as Emergency Response Team member/Leader; Lifeboat Coxswain; etc.

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Industry recognised Apprenticeship and relevant qualification (minimum City and Guilds or equivalent) and background in individual power generation/distribution.

  • Extensive electrical operations and maintenance competency demonstrated, preferably gained in a refinery, chemical plant or offshore environment.

  • Experience of operations and maintenance of high voltage and low voltage systems.

  • Must be able to compile technical reports with associated drawings as required, pertaining to electrical systems or operations.

  • Candidates should have previous permit to work experience as Authorised Isolator or equivalent.

  • Demonstrate good teamwork and interpersonal skills and ability to thrive in a close, multi-discipline environment and can carry out leadership roles when required and as part of career development.

  • Proactive approach to HE&S initiatives.

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