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JOB TITLE:                Motor Man


REPORTING TO:     Technical Section Leader


LOCATION:           Offshore




Responsible for operating, monitoring and maintaining the power plants onboard.




  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • One year experience as an offshore Motor Man or two years as an industrial mechanic or equivalent experience

  • STCW III/4 License (on applicable vessels)


    Mandatory Training/Certifications for personnel working in Canada only:

  • Basic Survival Training (BST)

  • Hydrogen Sulphide (H2S)

  • Regulatory Awareness

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)





Responsible for/ensure:

  • Safe and efficient execution of operation, maintenance and repair activities.

  • Continuous monitoring of power consumption and distribution.

  • All drills and checks are conducted as required.

  • All applicable reports and logs as required by direct supervisor are maintained.

  • Engine room is maintained tidy and in good working order.

  • Thorough handovers are provided at each daily change of shift.

  • Other duties are performed as required and/or directed by his/her direct supervisor.





Responsible for/ensure:

  • Compliance with the Seadrill Code of Conduct.

  • Compliance with applicable internal and external governing requirements.

  • That any operations do not exceed the limitations of the unit or its equipment.

  • Daily detailed planning is conducted for all upcoming operations.

  • Good and clear communications with all involved parties.

  • Compliance with Seadrill training, certification and competence requirements.

  • That all emergency equipment is in good condition and configured as required.

  • Non-compliances are promptly acted on and reported to the direct supervisor.

  • Training and competence assessments as assigned and/or required are performed.

  • Compliance with the standard for tidiness and cleanness.

  • Assume the safety role as per station bill and emergency preparedness plan.


    Participate in:

  • Meeting activities in a proactive and constructive manner.

  • Training and competence assessments as assigned and/or required.



Assist with:

  • Operational preparedness of all safety and emergency equipment.

  • All relevant equipment is maintained and maintenance is recorded.

  • Maintaining sufficient stock of spare parts and materials required.






  • Check and record lubricating oil level readings, topping up as required

  • Monitor all engine room systems for leaks and anomalies reporting defects immediately

  • Daily gauging and filling up diesel fuel on relevant equipment

  • Ensure that all fuel and oil transfers are carried out as per company policy and procedures

  • Effectively use all safety and environmental tools employed by Seadrill (4-point check, OBS cards, PTW etc.)






Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background Check


Candidates must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship


Seadrill is an equal opportunity employer