Offshore Instrument Technician


Macae - Storage, BR

Employment type:  Employee
Place of work:  Office
Offshore/Onshore:  Offshore

TechnipFMC is committed to driving real change in the energy industry. Our ambition is to build a sustainable future through relentless innovation and global collaboration – and we want you to be part of it. You’ll be joining a culture that values curiosity, expertise, and ideas as well as diversity, inclusion, and authenticity. Bring your unique energy to our team of more than 20,000 people worldwide, and discover a rewarding, fulfilling, and varied career that you can take in anywhere you want to go.  

Job Purpose

The Offshore Instrumentation Technician (TI) on board PLSVs (Pipe-Laying Support Vessels) is responsible for maintaining, repairing and replacing the vessel's electronic systems and components. He reports to the Chief Engineer and follows the operating and maintenance procedures approved by the equipment manufacturer. The equipment under his responsibility includes, but is not limited to: Dynamic Positioning System, IAS, navigation and communication equipment, electronic and supervisory equipment in the engine room and other electronic devices.

Job Description

- Responsible for the Maintenance of the Dynamic Positioning System (DP), including carrying out preventive and corrective maintenance to ensure that the DP functions properly.

- Operating, updating and maintaining the ship's computer network, ensuring connectivity and the functioning of the communication and navigation systems.

- Communicating with crew and supervisors to inform them of issues related to the DP system.

- Activity logs and accurate reports of all activities carried out, including maintenance, repairs and replacements.

- Maintenance of Communication Equipment, including radios, radars and electronic navigation devices.


- Actively participates in FMEA Proving trials, DP Annual Trials or any DP test;

- Regulatory Standard for Working with Electricity (NR-10)

You are meant for this job if:

- Technician completed in electrical, electronics, control and automation, mechatronics, mechanics or related areas.
- Proven experience in Maintenance of the Dynamic Positioning System (DP) , IAS, navigation and communication equipment, electronic equipment and machine room supervisors and other electronic devices.

- Experience working offshore

- Advanced English


Equipamentos Operacionais
Manutencoes (preventivas e corretivas)
Comunica��o Operacional - Brazil Fleet Offshore

Additional Skills


CBSP - Brazilian

BOSIET / FOET - foreign

Security Awareness Training for All Seafarers


Additional Training:

- T- HUET / HUET Opito

- ASOG (Activity Specific Operational Guidelines)

- IMCA Mandatory

- Kpos Maintenance

- Kchief Step 1 and 2.

Being a global leader in the energy industry requires an inclusive and diverse environment. TechnipFMC promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion by ensuring equal opportunities to all ages, races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender expressions, disabilities, or all other pluralities. We celebrate who you are and what you bring. Every voice matters and we encourage you to add to our culture.

TechnipFMC respects the rights and dignity of those it works with and promotes adherence to internationally recognized human rights principles for those in its value chain.

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Date posted:  May 14, 2024
Requisition number:  6581