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Assistant Technical Section Leader
Act as a Deputy of the Technical Section Leader and assist him/her with the management of the technical department as well as execution of maintenance and repairs of all machinery and equipment onboard.

Job Category: Operations (Offshore)
Location: Rio De Janeiro
Rig Type: Drillship
Rig Name: 



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

·       Ensure that technical related certification at all times is valid and available onboard

·       Compliance with Seadrill training, certification and competence requirements.

·       That all relevant personnel are adequately trained in handling emergencies.

·       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.




Responsible for/ensure:

·       All relevant governing documents are adhered to by direct reports.

·       All relevant governing documents are revised as and when required.

·       That clear daily guidelines are provided to all direct reports.

·       Visible leadership by spending time in the field and monitoring daily operations.

·       Operational progress is reported to the Rig Manager and OIM as required.

·       Required logbooks are maintained and updated as per requirements.

·       Active participation in meeting activities.

·       Subordinates are trained to fill higher positions.

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


Assist with:

·       Managing the overall condition and maintenance of all equipment onboard.

·       Managing the technical department.

·       Budgetary control of the department.

·       Keeping the filing system onboard the unit up to date.




Responsible for/ensure:

·       Machinery and equipment is operated in accordance to OEM guidelines.

·       That the all equipment is maintained as required and maintenance is recorded.

·       Sufficient stock of equipment spare parts and materials is maintained.




·       As per Corporate and Regional specific Delegation of Authority matrices.