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Chief Mechanic (#132,329,869) 

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Job Title: Chief Mechanic

Principal/Project: Canada
Salary: Negotiable dependent upon qualification and experience
Terms of Employment: Permanent / Full Time
Deputy: Mechanic

Key Responsibilities:
• Ensure all tools, equipment, machinery, PPE are available and in good working condition for the job to be done.
• Monitors materials and spare part consumption through MP5 in liaison with materials man.
• Implement and monitor preventive maintenance
• Liaising with the Toolpusher regarding maintenance/repairs and planning ahead so as to avoid the risk of delay through equipment breakdown.
• Stand by at critical drilling operations.
• Forklift truck/crane operator (after completion of relevant training courses, practical competence test and authorization by company).
• Compiling a concise handover book for his relief at crew change.
• Compiling a concise handover book for his relief at crew change.
• Daily machine running hours
• Repairs/servicing carried out

• Maintain, administer and update preventive maintenance system for rig equipment, i.e. histories, records, job cards etc.
• Carry out preventive maintenance routines following discussions wit the Toolpusher.
• Maintain mechanic machinery.
• Supervise/carry out immediate repairs and scheduled overhauls.
• Inspection of forklift truck and crane.
• Inspection of fire fighting equipment (in liaison with Safety Advisor).
• Ordering materials and spare parts.
• Execution (supervision of Welder) of welding tasks as well as installation & disassembly of equipment during rig up and rig down.

• Responsible for carrying out his work in line with HSE’s policy statement.
• Act as member of Drilling Emergency Response Team.
• Attend safety drills, safety exercises, safety meetings and TBT’s as required.
• Assist in accident/incident investigation.
• Hold TBT’s.
• Evaluate all work carried out to the requirements of the Permit-to- Work system, initiate Permits to work as necessary and ensure that all safety precautions are taken and only work is carried out stated in the Permit to work.

• Fluent in speech and writing in the English Language
• Occupational training as mechanic and thereafter several years experience in related functions
• Minimum of two years as Motorman on rigs
• Periodical medical examination

The Company

Company Name
Kwest Group Limited
Company Description
It is not easy to find a good job with a high salary, prospects for career advancement or one that provides the opportunity to move overseas permanently...That’s why you need KWEST!

Kwest Group Limited® is a full-service staffing solutions company with branches throughout Asia, Australia and Canada. Kwest Group’s sole purpose is to match workers from one country with employers from another. To accomplish this we provide end-to-end support to both candidates and clients - from initial recruitment to arrival at job site and beyond. We provide a win-win to both clients and candidates; clients receive a hassle free, streamlined process, job candidates receive individual service, free screening, data validation and, if required, free training.

We are looking for enthusiastic people who desire to work in Australia and Canada.
Number of Employees
11 - 100

Job Details

Employment Status
Full time
Type of Salary
Fixed salary
Job Location

Job Requirements

Minimum Educational Qualification
Any Qualification
Professional Experience
2 Years

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