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Electronic Technician – MODU International

Published 22.02.2024

Are you interested in working Internationally?

Weare gauging interest for candidates who wish to work in the InternationalSector.

Positionsare based on a 28/28 rotation, and working worldwide.  Currently the unitsare working in Namibia, with Hercules scheduled for Canada in Q2 and Mira andBollsta remaining in the African Region.


  • Electronic Technician shall meet the requirement for formal education in engineering automation, electronics and computer systems. Requirement can be compensated with other relevant competence.
  • Additional competence is required with respect to electrical installations in hazardous areas (Ex), rules and regulations, as well as system training specified tor the position.
  • Systematic familiarization/Competence Assessment(s) for position
  • Documented relevant experience from offshore/maritime operations
  • Fluent written/oral English language.



  • Electronic Technician is responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of control systems, instrumentation, navigation, communication systems and associated equipment on the unit.
  • Ensure that procedures for maintenance follow-up of the rig gauges, test equipment, etc. are performed.
  • Participate in the execution of multi-disciplinary maintenance.
  • Housekeeping in the electronic workshop and other areas of responsibility.
  • Installation of new electronic equipment.
  • Control and “Hook up” of equipment for service companies and integrate them to the rig systems.
  • Update and report “red mark-up” for documentation related to onboard electrical systems and installations/equipment.
  • Execute planned/preventative maintenance in accordance with the company’s maintenance program and ensure that this is updated in the electronic maintenance system.
  • Electronic Technician on duty has been delegated professional responsibility onboard regarding operation, maintenance and repair of the systems that are within his area of responsibility.
  • Electronic Technician is responsible for ensuring that work is carried out in a safe, professional manner in accordance with the safety provisions contained in regulations and the company’s and operator’s requirements/standards.
  • Electronic Technician has to ensure that insulation/isolation from electrical or electronic equipment, operated, is performed in his/her area of responsibility. This is in accordance with requirements given in the Permit to Work (PtW) system.
  • Contribute to that stock is provided with the consumables, parts and tools necessary for execution of maintenance within his/her area of responsibility.
  • System/Equipment responsibilities, but not restricted are:
    • IAS system
    • DP system
    • F&G system
    • ESD system
    • PLC controlled equipment
    • Anchor winch control system
    • Drilling control system
    • Mud Control System
    • Navigation System
    • Communication system
    • Entertainment system
    • Data system (computer network)
    • Above mentioned systems when integrated in 3.part equipment