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Maintenance Preparator

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Energy, Oil & Gas
  • Discipline: Maintenance Engineering
  • Location: Blackpool, Lancashire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job reference: 2017-8711_1509707681

Job Description

Job title: Maintenance Preparator

Ref No: 2017-8711

Location: Blackpool - Offshore

Project: Centrica

Duration: 12 months (2/3 rotation)

Worley Parsons is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Preparator on a 12 month contract.

Purpose / Role

  • To increase efficiency and effectiveness of the maintenance function
  • Develop maintenance job plans and prepare them for scheduling and execution. Includes predictive, corrective and planned maintenance jobs, and minor modification construction jobs
  • Develop and maintain long- and short-term maintenance schedules in conjunction with operations Includes scheduling of Shutdown work.

Key aims and objectives

  • To ensure the performance and availability of equipment and systems within all disciplines meet the standard required to achieve safety, production and environmental targets
  • Operate and maintain the CMMS and its interfaces with cost, Materials and planning groups in support of the maintenance function

Prime responsibilities and duties

  • Work closely with Operations and Maintenance Preparators to understand job requirements and priorities
  • Develop job schedules in conjunction with operations, other customers, and the Master Scheduler.
  • Co-ordinate numerous jobs and their required equipment, tool, parts, access requirements and personnel availability (including operations). Level resources
  • Manage job schedules using scheduling software - CMMS and non CMMS
  • Initiate Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) steps in the job plan, if needed
  • Collect all relevant documentation (paper & electronic), and create a "packet" for job execution
  • Hold final review (prior to execution) with customer and maintenance supervision, and Notification Validator (gatekeeper) regarding job cost and benefit. Decide on recommended priority and timing
  • Initiates process to add materials to the CMMS "Material Master" when needed

Qualifications/Training - Essential

  • Recognised technical Apprenticeship in relevant discipline or equivalent training scheme
  • HNC in relevant discipline Engineering (post 2009 apprenticeships)
  • Proven offshore maintenance experience, holding a senior maintenance technician position on a producing facility for a significant period
  • Mandatory offshore certificates or Safety Passport COMAH sites

Qualifications/Training - Desirable

  • NVQ/SVQ level 3 in relevant discipline
  • COMPEX (Hazardous Areas) or equivalent
    (E&I disciplines only)
  • Sap knowledge, preferably at Super-User level
  • HNC in relevant discipline Engineering (pre-2009 apprenticeships)
  • ISSOW as PA/IA

Experience - Essential

  • Knowledge of hydrocarbon production systems and associated hazards and related SHEQ safe working practices/procedures
  • General knowledge of maintenance techniques and tools
  • Fully familiar with the permit to work system, isolation procedures, the completions process and the ability to complete/review applicable check sheets. Conversant with completions management software (GoCompletions, WinPCS, Mancon, EDS etc).
  • Specialist in mechanical, instrument or electrical maintenance, including fault-finding techniques
  • Experienced in the supervision of personnel and team working.

Experience - Desirable

  • Knowledge of maintenance management systems, eg SAP, Maximo

Personal qualities, aptitudes and skills

  • Provide proactive and visible SHE leadership, demonstrating commitment to safety through language, behaviour and actions
  • Highly motivated, eager to contribute to continuous improvement
  • Good written and spoken communication skills. Maintain good relationships with key contacts
  • Leadership and supervisory skills. Ability to ensure actions delegated to others are carried out to customer's satisfaction
  • Actively participate in continuing Professional Development to keep technical discipline skills up to date
  • Must comply with the requirements of the Company's and/or the Client's Safety Management System (SMS)

Competencies - Generic

  • Able to carry out all activities safely and efficiently to agreed work plans, safety management system requirements and best working practices as required by supervisor
  • Ability to interpret / mark up technical drawings to as built status Ability to understand /project procedures and drawings in particular extensive understanding of P&ID's / SLD's / Instrument Loop, LV Wring Diagrams as applicable to their discipline

Competencies - Technical

  • Must have the necessary competencies in discipline to carry out routine, corrective, breakdown and condition based maintenance.
  • Able to carry out fault finding and installation, isolation and re-instatement of offshore/site equipment
  • Ability to carry out work-site inspections
  • Technically competent in a relevant main discipline (Electrical , Control & Instrumentation, Mechanical or Production Operations)
  • Understanding of current legislation as applied offshore (hazardous areas, PUWER, LOLER, MHSWR, EAWA, etc)

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