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Offshore Telecoms Technician

  • Job reference: 933560
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: neg
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: IT & Telecoms
  • Date posted: 18/01/2021

We are seeking an experienced offshore Telecoms Technician for a 12 month PAYE contract on 2 on/3 off rotation in UKCS.


Compliance with mandatory company procedures.

Provide day to day preventative maintenance and repair.

Installation, Configuration, and troubleshooting of equipment

Telecom duties include use of specialised test equipment..

Proficiency with use of engineering drawings for installation, troubleshooting and repair.

Complete all plans, diagrams and procedures related to installations including the as-built documentation.

Promotes and maintains a safe and positive HSE presence within the team and day to day work flow.

Comply with the requirements of the Safety Management System

Conducting safety/toolbox meetings

Ensure compliance with system procedures

Conduct risk assessments

Report incidents and hazards

Participate in incident investigations.

Ensure that MoC processes are followed.

Complete all job documentation and paperwork in a timely fashion.

Dealing with Vendors on an Ad-hoc basis

Experience & Qualifications:

Previous offshore Telecoms experience is essential, with valid offshore survival and medical. You will also ideally have certification in RYA,CAA & GMDSS

Cabling, fabrication, and termination of commissioning of Telecoms equipment

Knowledge of Electrical safety/Awareness of Electrical isolation

Knowledge of offshore safety procedures, which may include but not limited to

Permit to Work, Stop the Job, Lone Man Working, Electrical Isolation.

Ability to offer creative solutions and resourceful problem solving skills.

Experience and knowledge of Cisco routers and switches and VOIP.

Relevant Qualifications in IT, Telecommunications, with preferred Certification in RYA,CAA & GMDSS. Telecommunications relevant work experience will be considered.

Relevant work experience in Onshore/Offshore communications industry

Proven experience with Telecommunications fundamentals

Contract Position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 933560.

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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