Instrument Technician



Instrument Technician









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Job title: Instrument Technician
Ref No: 2016 - 5489
Location: Offshore
Project: Centrica
Duration: 12 Months

Amec Foster Wheeler ( designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.With pro-forma 2014 annualised scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 50 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry - from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products - and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

Purpose / Role
To deliver a high quality, consistent and competent instrument technician construction service in accordance with project / company requirements, standards and procedures
To support overall delivery of company goals and schedule.
To ensure all that all work scope is completed in a safe manner ensuring no detrimental impact to personnel, fabric or environment

Key aims and objectives
To perform all required discipline tasks, safely, consistently and in accordance with project requirements, procedures and specifications

Prime responsibilities and duties
Read, understand and implement all applicable company / project policies, working practices and procedures, ensuring at all times that the instrumentation technicians work scope is completed safely and to a high standard.
Complete all work scope in accordance with applicable work pack / job card instructions, associated procedures and drawings / sketches
Provide support to other trades/disciplines where required, or form part of an integrated multi-discipline team.
Raising applicable Permit to Work (PTW) in order to complete work scope in a controlled and safe manner.
Undertake appropriate Risk Assessments (RA) in order to complete work scope in a safe and controlled manner.

Allied occasional duties
Participate and contribute to AMEC's Emergency Response procedure and process.
Participate and contribute in AMEC's nationalisation/personnel development programmes

Key internal interfaces
Discipline Foremen and charge hands
Construction Superintendent
SHEQ Advisor

4 Year Instrumentation and Control Apprenticeship or Level 2 NVQ equivalent
City and Guilds (C&G) in an appropriate instrumentation/control subject and or NVQ Level 3 in related trade.
BOSIET/Approved Offshore Medical
AMEC mandatory training, induction, risk awareness, etc.
Minimum SBT01&02 (must be current i.e. within previous 12 months) or current TSBT01&02 (Instrument disciplines only)
ONC in Measurement and Control Engineering
IEE current edition
TSBT01&02 (to be completed as post mobilisation training on a 3 yearly refresher)

Demonstrable experience post instrumentation apprenticeship/training coupled with current relative experience.

Demonstrable offshore experience in a construction instrument technician's role
Personal qualities, aptitudes and skills
Ability to communicate effectively with team members
Demonstrate commitment to working safely at all times
Flexible - able to comply with company and client requirements
Ability to work with other team members/disciplines and in a multi-cultural environment
Confident and with an ability to work unsupervised and work on own initiative
Has a desire to learn and develop within the role.

Competencies - generic
Possesses a good standard in spoken and written English
Possesses a good understanding of safe working practices and can demonstrate commitment to safe working at all times.

Competencies - technical
Can demonstrate a high standard in completion of tasks associated with the role of Electrician as defined in associated job specification
Can demonstrate the ability to read/understand and implement procedures/specifications/drawings/sketches/etc.

Company Info
Amec Foster Wheeler

United Kingdom

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