AUV Offshore Operator Specialist-1 in Lafayette, United States

at Oceaneering
Location Lafayette, United States
Date Posted February 4, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering’s business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management.Position Summary

The position of AUV Offshore Operator Specialist-1 exists for the purpose of carrying out required tasks in the field for AUV survey projects, as requested by the AUV Offshore Manager for survey equipment maintenance, launch and recovery activities, and operating of AUV and other survey software. In addition this position shall make sure all tasks are performed efficiently, responsibly and in accordance with safe work procedures.Duties & Responsibilities

Maintain AUV/Survey operations logs
Coordinating and communicating with AUV Offshore Manager for planning of survey operations and survey mission planning.
Working with AUV Offshore Manager to ensure AUV and survey equipment maintenance and reliability
Managing and carrying out specific job tasks as requested by AUV Offshore Manager
Responsible for care, maintenance and inventory of company equipment, specifically AUV lab and survey equipment
Responsible for daily communication and planning of AUV mission planning
Comply with company safety rules and training, conduct operations safely and report any unsafe condition or practices immediately to his/her supervisor
Assist new and fellow employees in performing their work in accordance with safe work procedures
Participate in daily Job Safety Analysis (JSEA), Safety Toolbox Meetings, etc.
Participate in AUV Launch and Recovery operations
Participate in Geophysical survey operations
Understanding of AUV Operation and limitations

Assisting with and maintaining reports
All other duties assignedQualifications

Must be proficient with AUV and other survey software
Must have valid driver’s license and suitable driving record that is able to meet company driver requirements

Two year degree or higher
One or more years experience in the AUV, survey or other related technical field
Current security clearance or ability to obtain security clearance
Experience in supervisory positionAdditional Information

Working Conditions

This position is considered OFFSHORE which is characterized as follows.
Outdoors and indoors, day and night, as well as over/near water.
Requires working on or near moving and vibrating equipment.
Frequently the humidity is above 90%, noise is over 85db and the light is intense/glare.
Potential exposure to open fire/flames/sparks.
Constant exposure to airborne dust, fumes and gases.
Work surface is stable, height is elevated.

This position is considered HEAVY work.

Lift 50-100 pounds
Sit, twist, crawl, climb stairs/ ladders, and use repetitive movements of the arms and hands.
Operate small water vessel or ATV

Lift 25-50 pounds
Wear PPE for head, hands Balance, stoop, kneel, squat, crouch, reach with hands and arms, and lift/carry objects, handle or feel.
Differentiate between colors
Operate a motor vehicle.

Lift 10-20 pounds Standing and walking
Wear PPE for body, vision, and hearing protection
Close vision ability and ability to adjust focus
Hearing all ranges
Wear steel toed shoes/bootsEqual Employment OpportunityAll qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors.

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