Subsea MUX Engineer


Company Stena Drillin...
Industry Oil/ Gas
Category Skilled labor...
Location Takoradi
Job Status Contract
Salary GH¢ 
Education Qualified
Experience 15 years
Job Expires Sep 19, 2018
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Job Description

  • Responsible for the safe operation, maintenance, testing and fault finding of electronic systems, controls and equipment in respect of the BOP MUX systems on board. 
  • Responsible for the installation, testing, commissioning and acceptance of new, refurbished or upgraded BOP MUX equipment on board vessel. 
  • Assist with the correct assembly, operation, maintenance, testing and disconnection of the subsea blowout preventer, marine riser and related equipment.
  • Ensure all subsea BOP MUX equipment conforms to vessel’s class and applicable API requirements
  • Be fully conversant with Level 2 procedures and ensure that Level 5 (RSWMs) are fully updated with current work practices and are in accordance with SMS.
  • Ensure any software changes are carried out in accordance with Stena software control procedures.
  • Ensure all modifications, breakdowns, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of subsea MUX equipment are carried out in a timely manner and entered into the TAG system. 
  • Ensure all equipment modification work is carried out in accordance with Stena management of change procedures
  • Ensure TAG system equipment details and maintenance procedures are relevant and up to date.
  • Ensure that BOP MUX control system failures are properly investigated, root causes identified and relevant follow up / remedial actions are taken. 
  • Ensure the installation has adequate supplies for the maintenance of subsea BOP MUX equipment. 
  • Inform Senior Subsea Engineer of all matters affecting BOP MUX system reliability / availability. 
  • Ensure good housekeeping in area of responsibility. 
  • Participate in Pre-Job Safety Meetings incorporating the relevant Risk Assessment for the specific task. Pay particular attention to hand and body placement for all operations involving close proximity to heavy equipment.
  • Compile daily on site progress reports and submit to Senior Subsea Engineer and Aberdeen Office.
  • Complete a documented end-of-tour handover in line with Stena Drilling’s Handover / Reporting Procedure. 

Health, Safety & Environment

  • Work according to and promote Stena Drilling’s HS&E Policies and Procedures as well as fully commit to preventing any damage to the environment. 
  • Responsible and accountable to conduct their tasks in full compliance with Stena Drilling Limited procedures. 
  • Comply with Stena Drilling procedures for management of risk and Safe Behaviour Programme; ensuring that a suitable and sufficient risk assessment is carried out for all work activities. 
  • Participate in the STOP system, complete and submit cards after discussions. Monitor and coach crew members to participate in STOP and carry out STOP audits.
  • Promote Stena Drilling’s “Golden Rules” and the rig’s “House Rules” during team discussions. 
  • Attend and participate in Tool Box Talks and After Action Reviews. 
  • Ensure work site is safe and that all tools used are in a satisfactory condition. 
  • Ensure that storage, handling and use of chemicals are done in accordance with procedures. 
  • Ensure equipment is secured to prevent movement due to wind or rig motion. 
  • Ensure familiar with correct use, type and location of all Oil Spill Equipment.
  • Comply with Stena Drilling’s waste segregation policy. 

Required Skills or Experience

  • Industry recognised engineering qualifications
  • IWCF Well Control Certificate
  • Previous experience working on Cameron BOP MUX control systems.
  • Previous experience as an Electronics Technician working on subsea electronics in an offshore environment – e.g. ROV or BOP MUX systems.
  • 15 years' relative previous experience 
  • Previous relative experience on a similar unit 
  • IWCF Well Control Driller Level 3 Certificate 
  • Seafarer Book
  • Proficiency in Security Awareness
  • Proficiency in Security Duties
  • Hose Termination/Assembly
  • High Pressure Testing
  • Rigging & Lifting/LOLER Supervisor
  • TAG
  • Driller Rising Analysis
  • Banksman Slinger
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • HP Washdown
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platform/Cherry Picker 
  • Height – Work at Height and Harness Equipment User – Unit 2
  • Height – Rescue – Use of Rescue Equip – Unit 3
  • Ability to read technical drawings 
  • Extensive knowledge, Maintenance and operation Solenoids, actuators, transducers & sensors as utilised in the subsea electronic control systems.  
  • Extensive knowledge, Maintenance and operation equipment utilised for power distribution including transformers, UPS & Batteries.
  • Extensive knowledge, Maintenance and operation Subsea Umbilical cables.
  • Acoustic Control Systems.  
  • Extensive knowledge, Maintenance and operation Signalling/signal processing equipment & techniques. 
  • Extensive knowledge, Maintenance and operation Subsea electrical cables and connectors.
  • Delivery execution of subsea electronics projects and upgrades.
  • Extensive knowledge, Maintenance and operation Siemens Step 7 PLC’s, CAN Bus Networks, Wonderware HMI software as utilised in BOP surface electronics package.

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