4th Engineer
Ensco International
Middle East & Africa
7d ago


In anticipation of rigs being activated in our Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific regions, Ensco is recruiting externally for 4th Engineers.

Vacancies for these roles may not be immediate and are contingent upon rigs being reactivated. Successful candidates must be willing to work anywhere in these regions.

Job Summary Assist the Chief Engineer in providing technical support, domestic and industrial services to all areas of the MODU.

Exercise effective control and efficient operation of the MODU power plant and machinery with attention to the safety of the crew, protection of the environment and safety of the MODU.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for safety of crew, environment and engine room as well as his / her own safety
  • Attend and participate in all pre-tour, post tour and weekly safety meetings
  • Responsible for the watch in the Engine Control Room. Supervise other personnel on watch and to assure the proper power distribution on MODU
  • Responsible for bunkering, transferring fuel, water and other fluids safely and efficiently
  • Maintain the order, cleanliness and housekeeping at mechanical sites
  • Maintain the mechanical equipment when required by the Chief Engineer / Second Engineer
  • Assist the Chief Engineer / Second Engineer to ensure that all safety critical equipment onboard the MODU is maintained and tested to Ensco policies, standards and procedures, and Flag State Regulations
  • Identify opportunities to improve operational procedures and assist with procedure revisions and Risk assessments
  • Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years in a similar role in a business of similar size and complexity or graduation from a Maritime Academy
  • Education, Training, Licenses and / or Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from Maritime Academy preferred
  • Completion of all training and certification required by the Standards of Training for Certification of Watch Standers 1978 as amended for an Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch for Unlimited Horsepower vessels
  • Certification for Proficiency in Survival Craft is required
  • Possession of Flag State document for the MODU is mandatory
  • Minimum Requirements for this position

  • Competency in the following subjects : Watch Keeping, hazardous fluid transfer, safe engine room operations and equipment operation, Lifeboat Operations, MARPOL, ISM, Lifting and Rigging, Emergency Response including Fire-
  • Pollution-Abandon situations

  • Physically capable of performing emergency procedures including evacuations, fire drills, and other emergencies. Maintain Medical Certification as required by International, Flag and Coastal State requirements including Drug Testing Requirements
  • Minimum Requirements for all Ensco positions

  • Commitment to Ensco’s high standard of safety and willing and able to comply with all safety laws, as well as Ensco’s safety policies standards and procedures
  • Able to display commitment to Ensco’s safety culture through personal behavior and willingness to influence others
  • Must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel
  • Ability to maintain organization in a changing environment
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities
  • Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively
  • Must have excellent team-working and organizational skills
  • Work effectively alone or as part of a team on projects
  • Exercise sound judgments and make decisions in a manner consistent with the essential job functions
  • Maintain flexible attitude and approach towards assignments and successfully operate under ambiguous guidelines.
  • Able to maintain regular and acceptable attendance
  • Available and willing to travel to such locations and with such frequency as determined necessary to meet business needs
  • PC proficiency required - competency with Microsoft Office Software suite version 2007 or greater
  • Disclaimer

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job.

    It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

    All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

    Ensco is an equal opportunity employer in all aspects of employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other non-job related factors.

    Ensco’s Vision & Values

    Ensco’s Vision

    Ensco is constantly looking for new talent. As the offshore driller of choice, we will go beyond what is expected to achieve a safe zero-

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