Instrument Technician

  • Regions
  • Country Ghana
  • City Accra
  • Type of Employment Contract
  • Job number WTSmvan11371

About the job

For one of our clients we are looking for an Instrument Technician on board of a FPSO.

The mission for this job is to maintain, repair and ensure interrupted operation of all instruments related to the operation of the FPSO.

Duties of the job:
  • Maintain, repair, update and calibrate all instrument systems;
  • Know Emergency Shutdown and Fire and Gas Detection systems;
  • Follow  PTW system, rules, regulations and work procedures applicable to his responsibilities;
  • Take supportive role as backup personnel to the (Senior) Electrician;
  • Responsible for checking and recording of status on all process field instrumentation;
  • Liaise with Storekeeper and Production Supervisor for spare parts stock and necessary purchasing;
  • Assist in maintenance of various safety and alarm systems in whole unit;
  • Carry out routine safety tests and checks on equipment as required by (Senior) Electrician and Production Supervisor;
  • Undertake training relevant to the position requirements;
  • On-the-job-training of colleagues and trainees;
  • Member of Emergency Response Team.


  • Electro-electronic education at higher level;
  • 2 years’ experience as an Instrument Technician with Production Plant operation;
  • Minimum of 1 year experience on board of a FPSO or VLCC;
  • Very good English written and spoken;
  • In possession of at least a Basic Safety training, SA, Medical Fitness, Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting, First Aid, Personal Safety, Engine Team / Resource Management and High Voltage certificate;
  • European passport.
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