Mechanic A

Wood Group
Boothville , LA

Brief Posting Description


We are currently recruiting for a Mechanic A to work a 14x14 work rotation in the GOM area with a work terminal out of  Boothville, LA.

Detailed Description


Under direct supervision, services, maintains, and repairs compressors, motors and related equipment including mechanical overhauls.

Essential Duties

Assists in operations by maintaining all mechanical equipment through inspection, repair, operation, calibration and testing.

Receives written, diagrammatic and/or verbal instructions and determines appropriate actions for all work performed. Prepares written work orders for other personnel to complete repair, maintenance, installation and testing tasks.

Determines causes of defective performance and reports findings to supervisor. Repairs where appropriate, informs supervisor of repairs requiring a higher level of expertise.

Maintains equipment by tightening fittings, replacing valve gauges, and cleaning, lubricating or replacing other component parts as required.

Operates maintenance equipment such as drill press, grinder, welding and cutting equipment to complete maintenance tasks.

Maintains records of repairs, calibrations and tests by entering data into handwritten logs or computer databases, where applicable.

Maintains current technical knowledge of government and company policies, codes and regulations.

Interprets readings of meters, gauges, pumps, compressors, instrument readings and charts to determine operational capabilities.

Performs preventive and corrective maintenance on all mechanical equipment.

Prepares written or computer-generated purchase orders when necessary, maintains proper levels of equipment inventories.

Responsible for following safety procedures and maintaining safety data.

Responsible for participating in all safety training and assisting in safety procedures such as first aid, CPR, fire drills and emergency evacuation.

May be required to travel to worksite via marine or helicopter transport.

May be required to reside at worksite on a predetermined work schedule.

Other duties as assigned.