Condition Monitoring E&I Technician-Deepwater GoM

Wood Group

Lafayette, LA

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Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is searching for an offshore Condition Monitoring Electrical & Instrument Technician with analysis experience in the oil and gas industry.

Work schedule of 14x14 with a work terminal out of Houma, LA

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required.

  • Manage, implement, and improve Electrical Condition based Predictive Maintenance Programs - including On-site continuous Data Collection, Analysis, and determination of recommendations for Electrical Equipment and Instruments.
  • Assist with RCM (Reliability Centered Maintenance) and FMECA (Failure Mode, Effects, and Criticality Analysis).
  • Identify opportunities to improve client plant reliability, availability and/or performance, collaborating with clients to turn to their advantage.
  • Provide support, mentoring and technical reviews for colleagues in the group in predictive and preventive maintenance practices.
  • Execute maintenance strategies and programs for clients whilst seeking opportunities to improve them utilizing the latest in data analytics techniques
  • Assist with Instrumentation and Electrical RCAs, providing technical input for equipment failures and troubleshooting projects.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Skills / Qualifications
  • 4+ years hands-on experience of managing and implementing predictive maintenance strategies, including Predictive Motor Circuit Analysis, Electrical Inspection Infrared Analysis (i.e., Fluke Thermography Certifications), Ultrasonic Analysis, and Partial Discharge Analysis.

    • Strong familiarity with condition monitoring instruments such as Fluke Thermography Cameras, PDMA MCE Testers, and Multimeters.
    • Familiarity with ANSI/NETA MTS-2019 Standard for Maintenance Testing Specifications for Electrical Power Equipment and Systems preferred.
    • A high regard for, and practice of Health and Safety.
    • Minimum Electrical Qualified Person (OSHA 1910.332) Training, and NFPA-70E Arc Flash Training.
    • Demonstrated hands-on experience of managing and/or implementing predictive and preventative maintenance strategies.
    • Recent experience in the Oil & Gas or mining sectors are highly desirable
    • Proficiency in the latest data analytics tools and techniques and a good working knowledge of Low to Medium Voltage Switchgear (up to 15KV).
    • Experienced user of CMMS systems (e.g., SAP, Maximo, JDE) advantageous
    • Client focused with good relationship building skills
    • Highly motivated, self-sufficient individual who nonetheless enjoys working as part of a supportive team
    • High level of English literacy, report writing skills, and computer proficiency
    • Committed to process compliance in practice management systems.
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.