Ensco International
Middle East & Africa
5d ago


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

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 Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of all mechanical equipment onboard the MODU. Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Attend and participate in all pre-tour, post tour and weekly safety meetings
  • Adhere to and follow correct lock-out, tag-out procedures
  • Eliminate all mechanical hazards as they are identified
  • Establishes effective barriers when unable to remove hazards
  • Ensure efficient and continual operation of all mechanical, centrifugal and auxiliary machinery and equipment including : Engines, Compressors, Hull and deck machinery, Portable water and sewage treatment systems, Drill water system, Bilge system, Fire pumps, HVAC, Centrifugal and auxiliary pumps, Drilling equipment, and Cranes
  • Monitors fuel transfer to / from MODU and taking on water and diesel
  • Execute maintenance on mechanical equipment in adherence to Ensco’s Preventative Maintenance System (PMS). Accurately document maintenance and repairs using the Ensco Asset Management System (EAMS)
  • Maintain proper levels of mechanical parts, spares and equipment inventories
  • Ensure all mechanical tools and equipment are kept in good working order and properly stored
  • Assist the Electricians and Welders on special projects as required
  • Ensure compliance with Ensco Management System (EMS) as well as applicable government regulations and rules
  • Ensure activities are conducted in compliance with Ensco Safe Systems of Work (SSOW)
  • Manage and maintain appropriate logs and records in accordance with Ensco policies, regulatory and certification agencies requirements
  • Assist in corporate and regulatory inspections
  • Maintain regular communication with the OIM and Barge Engineer during all phases of major repair and maintenance projects
  • Conducts pre-task meetings and when a work order is required, only undertake authorized work
  • Experience

  • Three (3) or more years working as a Mechanic with prior offshore experience preferred
  • Education, Training, Licenses and / or Certifications

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Must meet all the training and certification requirements which will vary by unit location according to local requirements and regulations.
  • Specific unit requirements will be found in local job specification procedures and guidelines.

    Minimum Requirements for this position

  • Demonstrate and conduct behavior in line with Ensco’s core values, safety policies, standards and procedures
  • Demonstrates understanding and is proactive regarding STOP program objectives
  • Encourage awareness and actively participate in STOP program
  • Must have the ability to initiate and promote Stop Work Authority
  • Must be willing to notify direct supervisor of any unsafe acts, safety violations or potential safety violations
  • Compliance with Ensco training, certification and competence requirements
  • Physically capable of performing Emergency Response team Duties as per MODU Station Bill
  • Physically capable of performing emergency procedures including evacuations, fire drills, and other emergencies
  • 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-

    incident workplace and to be the clear choice among employees, customer and investors. Are you looking for your next opportunity?

    See if you have what it takes to join our team, and if you see yourself within our Core Values. Apply now!

    Ethical behavior

    No harm to people, property or to the environment

    Success for employees, customer and shareholders

    Operational excellence

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