KCA Deutag

Senior Mechanic

Who We Are Looking For

Senior Mechanic shall be responsible for maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of mechanical equipment as denoted in the O&M Contract between KCA Deutag Drilling and SEIC.

  • Location: Sakhalin
  • Work Pattern: 8*8



  • Shall provide control of all entrusted equipment maintenance and repair; perform investigation of possible malfunctions and errors. Employee must report all malfunctions and errors to management. 
  • Shall, as required by line management, perform full inspection and periodic maintenance of equipment in accordance with Company approved maintenance and inspections Procedure. Make electronic SAP reports on performed operations and repair activities.
  • Shall check that all visitors and third-party service companies’ personnel strictly follow all safety regulations. 
  • Shall make sure all work is carried out to the required standard.
  • Shall constantly cooperate with Client representatives responsible for mechanical activities.
  • Shall manage inspection and repair of service equipment and make sure that equipment given for repairs is returned to workplace in a timely manner.
  • Shall submit suggestions to modify equipment and optimize work process to improve safety, work performance, and compliance to existing requirements.
  • Shall plan and perform maintenance and repair activities so that they do not interfere with general drilling activities.
  • Shall create and maintain electronic records of performed maintenance and repair activities indicated in electronic maintenance schedule in the Company (SEIC) SAP System. 
  • Shall ensure employees follow all the safety regulations and provide safety training where required.
  • Shall provide necessary information for modification of used drawings and schematics, such as on existing and recently installed equipment.
  • Shall immediately report to management any equipment which is not serviceable with explanation as to why.
  • Shall submit timely requests for purchase of spares, tools, and other materials necessary for maintenance and repairs of equipment.
  • Shall ensure that all tools are in good condition and fit for purpose.
  • Shall fill in work documentation in a timely manner, including electronic databases, such as permits, repair and maintenance documents, spare part logs.
  • Shall cooperate with other departments, take part in simultaneous operations when required, providing necessary support.
  • Shall carry out other functions within own competence and scope of performed works, as instructed by management, should necessity arise.
  • Shall attend training courses organized by Company or Client, including courses on ISSOW work permit system, electrical and labour safety, and other training courses on industrial safety, take part in emergency training activities.
  • Shall be obligated to get or check the corresponding Permit to Work for any kind of related works in responsible areas. During performance of such works the employee must strictly follow the requirements indicated in PTW.
  • The Employee shall always comply with current rules of The Company or The Client’s rules .
  • Shall maintain drilling equipment used during activities within KCAD work scope.
  • Shall ensure his own safety and the safety of subordinates or other parties working with him.
  • Shall comply with orders, directions of the line Management, Country Manager.
  • Shall assist the MSV with preparation of 2 Weekly Look Ahead for all departments. Shall know the duty of Maintenance Supervisor and be ready to implement them.
  • Shall participate in meetings regarding technical operation on the platforms (electronic control system installation status, SAP program).
  • Shall have experience in EWCAT system.
  • Shall not disclose confidential information to any third party.



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Sakhalin (rotational)

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Bankhead Drive City South Office Park AB12 4XX Portlethen