IRATA Rope Access Technicians, Level I, II and III

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.

In an effort to support several major projects in Newfoundland and Labrador's Offshore Oil and Gas Industry, Wood is actively recruiting for numerous Engineering/Design, Construction, Maintenance, and Operations Support positions. For a complete listing of all available positions, please visit our Employer Profile.

Location: Offshore, NL

IRATA Rope Access Technicians, Level I, II and III

NOTE: This position will require you to travel to offshore Newfoundland and Labrador via helicopter or supply vessel. Individuals must be comfortable working in remote locations, confined spaces, and at heights.

Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Work as a part of a rope access team performing various construction, maintenance and repair tasks in an offshore environment.
  • Assist in the planning and preparation of work scopes.
  • Prepare written rescue plans for specific rope access activities.
  • Assist in the management and control of the offshore inventory of rope access equipment, including scheduled detailed inspections.
  • Ensure all equipment is in fit-for-purpose condition and quarantine any defective materials.
  • Prepare and submit weekly reports of hours worked on/off ropes.
  • Must be conversant with all relevant standards, specifications, rules, regulations etc., including Permit to Work (PTW).

Candidates should possess the following qualifications:

  • IRATA rope access certification, Level I, II or III.
  • Thoroughly familiar with the IRATA Code of Practice, TACS and expectations of reporting as they relate to rope access activities and incidents.
  • Any combination of experience and / or education in the skilled trades (e.g. pipefitting, electrician, instrumentation, painting, insulating, etc.) would be considered an asset.

For this position, offshore training is required. The following training would be considered an asset:

  • Basic Survival Training (BST) including HUET and HUEBA.
  • Hydrogen Sulphide (H2S) Alive.
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS 2015).
  • Offshore Safety Regulatory Awareness.
  • NL Fall Protection.
  • NL Confined Space Entry.
  • Emergency First Aid.

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Wood embraces diversity in our workforce, ensuring we have personnel who provide us with a wide range of skills, ideas and energy. Embracing diversity means that Wood will acknowledge, understand and appreciate the uniqueness of individuals and foster a workplace that develops, benefits, and enhances their value.

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