Drilling Rig Electrician
Troubleshoot and repair Drilling Rig: Generators, generator load distribution systems, power distribution, motor starters, motor soft starters, motors, Programmable Logic Controllers, Electronic and Electrical on Top Drive Units, lighting circuits, electronic circuits on Caterpillar engines, air condition units, and Electronic systems controlling hydraulics and pneumatics.
- Make sure that all Electrical Safety Protocols are being followed, including Lock Out Tag Out, while working on Electrical Equipment.
- Install and wire in New and upgraded electrical equipment following prints and schematics.
- Conduct daily, monthly, and quarterly Electrical Inspections on all area drilling rigs to OSHA standards, prepare reports with supporting pictures of discrepancies. Respond to immediate electrical hazards, exercise Stop Work when necessary, and notify the appropriate personnel of existing hazards. Prepare parts list, order parts, and repair equipment discrepancies.
- Respond to emergency service calls, reducing rig down time, and reducing 3rd party expenditures.