Position: Mechanic (Temp)

Positions Available 1
Industry Oil & Gas
Location 611 Torbay Road, Suite 1
Hourly Rate N/A
Salary N/A
Start Date 29th Jun 18
Contract type Temporary
Reference ID 13658

Position details


REPORTS TO: Chief Mechanic 
DEPARTMENT: Maintenance

LOCATION: Offshore Newfoundland
TYPE OF RIG: Semi Submersible
START DATE: July 10th – 31st (3 weeks); potential for full time



JOB SUMMARY:  Assist in maintaining and repairing mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment onboard the vessel


  • 2+ years previous experience in a role with 6th generation semi submersible drilling rig
  • Must have: Basic Survival Training, H2S Alive, Fall Protection, Confined Space Entry, WHMIS, Regulatory Awareness, CAPP Medical
  • Experience with MH Drilling equipment with newer control system
  • The candidate must have successfully completed a course in practical skills for marine engineers or in diesel mechanics at a recognized training institution, or have an equivalent combination of experience and training
  • Experience with electro controlled proportional hydraulic
  • Experience with MH HPU for Dual RAM system
  • Valid medical examination and vaccination certificates
  • Knowledge of technical calculations required for mechanical operations and advanced computer skills
  • Advanced computer skills


  • Carry out mechanical, pneumatic , and hydraulic installation, maintenance, and repair in a safe and prudent manner
  • Perform daily inspections and maintenance on mechanical equipment
  • Maintain and repair mechanical systems and equipment i.e. prime movers, air and water system, lubrication and fuel system, etc
  • Troubleshoot and repair faulty mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic equipment and tools
  • Assist in maintaining marine equipment, i.e. cranes, thrusters, ballast pumps and valves, auxiliary equipment, etc
  • Identify and response to abnormal operation conditions and/or patterns of equipment
  • Carry out periodic maintenance according to the Rig Maintenance System (RMS) guidelines and coordinate that maintenance with supervisors and other department heads
  • Ensure that requirements concerning regulatory bodies are met in all cases of equipment repair and installation
  • Maintain service reports and advise supervisor on condition of equipment and spare parts requirements
  • Other Duties as required


It is the objective of Puglisevich to ensure employment equity within the workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities having the capability, qualifications and experience to make application for this position. Qualified residents of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador will be given first consideration in the staffing of these positions.


We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.


To apply, please send your application to humanresources@puglisevich.com

Company Info

Company: Puglisevich