Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

DCS Technician
Published on: 09/22/21

Job Description

For one of our clients, an international FPSO owner and operator, we are currently looking for a DCS Technician. This position will initially be based in China for the conversion phase, followed by operations in Brazil.


Maintain, repair and ensure interrupted operation of distributed control systems.


 Perform condition monitoring, maintenance and troubleshooting of Control Systems, IT and communication systems

 Perform software maintenance of all relevant systems

 Assist with instrument maintenance and calibration functions

 Responsible for Password integrity of all Control systems. Assign system access levels

 Administrate Control Systems, Information Technology and communication systems modifications requests under management of change procedure

 Ensure sufficient stock of spare parts for Control Systems, Information Technology and communication systems

 Liaise with other departments for coordination of maintenance activities

 Liaise with Control Systems service provider and onshore Electrical & Instrument and Information Technology support

 Follow PTW system, rules, regulations and work procedures applicable to his responsibilities Familiar with the Computerized Maintenance Management System. Prepare required reports

 Ensure that vendors and contractors are managed safely and effectively

 Undertake training relevant to the position requirements

 On-the-job-training of colleagues and trainees

 Member of Emergency Response Team

Furthermore, the Instrument Technician must perform the work required by his superior and perform tasks according to company procedures, including administrative or operational tasks.


 Electro-electronic education at higher level

 2 years’ experience with Distributed Control Systems

 Standard of competence according to Yinson Competence Assurance Matrix

 Very good English written and spoken