Communications / Radio Officer – Offshore

Wood Group – Kuala Lumpur

Job description

Brief Posting Description

In summary, the Communications and Radio Officer is to maintain communications with marine and air band users and record movements of personnel and helicopters within the field in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with Company’s Safety Management system and to comply with all statutory requirements.

Detailed Description

· Support helideck crew / functions

· Liaison with logistics with regards to helicopter /marine movements

· Management of portable helideck radios and walkie-talkie sets at the location

· Provide general administrative support as required

· Support and improve team performance by sharing knowledge and best practices

· Adopt a flexible working attitude to provide support across all departments

· Create, maintain & enhance effective working relations

· Maintain effective communication with all work colleagues at all levels

· Willing to work additions hours (and normal working hours) as and when required

· Ensure all work is conducted in full compliance with relevant EHS policy

· Report all emergencies, accidents and incidents to the Operations Room.

· Carry out Emergency Response duties in accordance with Company requirements.

· Participate in Process Safety Management activities

· Ensure all JSA’s (Job Safety Analysis) are reviewed and understood

· Liaise with the Onshore Technical Support as required

· Ensure a safe place of work by complying with Permit to Work (PTW)

· Provide OTJ (On-the-Job Training) for less experienced team members

· Willing member of the emergency response team

· Maintain a high degree of EHS awareness

· Be familiar with and follow the Life Saving Rules at all times

· Actively participate and support all EHS plans, initiatives and improvements

Job Requirements

Minimum 5 years’ experience in the oil & gas industry

At least 3 years work experience as an Offshore Radio Operator

At least SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia) qualification or equivalent

Possess a valid medical passport, HUET/BOSET

Possess a valid Global Marine Distress Signal System (GMDSS) Certificate

Conversant with all International, National and Company Telecommunications Operating Procedures an Regulations and aware of all indications/alterations to and deletions from such procedures and regulations (preferred but not essential)

Knowledge in operating VHF/UFF/HF radio systems

Knowledge in oil and gas EHS

Experience in coordinating emergency telephone calls for emergency situations such as offshore medical evacuation, drill and real emergency situation

Experience in handling radio communication with offshore vessels and helicopters

Maintain records of all vessels/aircraft within 500 metres of platform and satellites

Maintain records of Telecom Operations and Emergency Log Book

Emergency Team Duties – effective communications with vessels and aircraft

Daily communications with vessels, aircraft & personnel

Recording of all personnel movements

Good spoken and written English and Bahasa Malaysia

Strong computer skills including MS Excel, Word and Project

Additional Details

The Company embraces diversity in our workforce, ensuring we have a workforce that provides us with a wide range of skills, ideas and energy. Embracing diversity means the Company will acknowledge, understand and appreciate the differences between individuals in developing a workplace that develops, benefits and enhances their value.

Selection for employment, promotion or any other benefit will be made on the basis of merit, ability and suitability.

How To Apply

Please quote job reference IRC 137290 in all correspondence relating to this position.

To be considered, please follow the prompts within the system – applications via email will not be considered.

If you do not meet the requirements for this position as specified at screening stage, you will receive a notification via email. We would like to thank you for your application and interest in Wood Group.

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