Dive Technician

  • Job Sector: Onshore
  • Location: Aberdeen/Offshore
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • REF: VP95
Description of function

The Dive Technician is responsible for overseeing and carrying out repairs, overhauls, maintenance and upgrades on a wide range of air diving systems equipment, ensuring that the work is carried out in a safe and efficient manner.

Job responsibilities
  • Ensure that equipment maintenance is carried out in accordance with IMCA D018, company procedures and manufacturers guidelines
  • Offshore repair, maintenance and testing of a wide range of fixed and mobile equipment within the relevant asset equipment inventory
  • Onshore construction, preparation, overhaul, repair, maintenance and testing of a wide range of fixed and mobile systems equipment and miscellaneous operational equipment within the relevant asset equipment inventory
  • Advise and assist other technicians with technical expertise as required
  • Operation of relevant worksite equipment when required
  • Offshore mobilisation and demobilisation of all relevant equipment and systems within the relevant asset equipment inventory
  • Highlight to Workshop Co-ordinator any equipment damage
  • Highlight potential equipment and spares shortages in advance to ensure deadlines are met
  • Responsible for assisting in the management and accuracy of equipment records and stock levels
  • Assist in the auditing process of D023, D040 and any other IMCA related documents
  • Review equipment returns and highlight instances of abuse and neglect
  • Responsible for ensuring that all equipment is function tested, certified and secured correctly prior to dispatch
  • Actively report any non-conformances using the Continual Improvements Systems
  • Actively reporting all undesired events and safety observations using the Safety Observation Cards System
  • Actively promote and comply with key Company behaviours
  • Maintain a safe place of work
  • Any other task within your capabilities as reasonably requested by the Company

Essential Requirements:

  • HNC level in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or relevant trade equivalent
  • Kirby Morgan Helmet Maintenance Certificate
  • Familiarisation of Diving equipment systems and maintenance
  • Good IT and administrative skills, including MS Word, MS Excel and MS Outlook
  • Good communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Able to work on own initiative and as a part of a team
  • Excellent attitude towards Health and Safety

Desired Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Diving Industry Standards and IMCA guidelines
  • Valid Offshore Medical and Offshore Survival Certification
  • Full clean driving licence
  • PUWER and LOLER awareness
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