Trainee Base Engineer

At STR, we are continually looking to create a dynamic team of innovative and diverse individuals who are committed to developing new technology and delivering class leading services to give our customers the very best solutions.

Our vision is to evolve and expand our business through nurturing our customer relationships and continuous investment and development of our own technology which will allow STR to provide local on the ground support to our clients globally.

How to Apply
All interested applicants should send their CV’s with a covering letter to: recruitment@str-subsea.com Within your application please include any relevant details surrounding your work history and why you would like to join the STR team.

Trainee Base Engineer
Job Type – Full Time

Due to growth an exciting opportunity has arisen at Subsea technology & Rentals (STR) for a Trainee Base Engineer to join the Houston team.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Compliance with HSEQ policies, standards and procedures
  • Familiarity with client sales and rental equipment
  • Working knowledge of pre and post hire procedures
  • Assist with the workshop preparation, testing and maintenance of rental equipment
  • Assist with fault-finding and repairs of field-serviceable equipment
  • Support rental & stock control systems, including stock moves, re-ordering and general housekeeping
  • Ability to work safely individually and as part of a team
  • Assist and work in other regions and departments as and when required

This is an entry level role where the successful candidate will be given opportunities to progress to a base & offshore engineer role where your duties and responsibilities when working offshore will include:

  • Installation, interfacing and operation of rental equipment on customers vessels or facilities
  • Deck operations for deployment and recovery of survey and ROV equipment
  • Installation, configuration and operation of survey software packages
  • Creation of mobilization reports

Key Requirements:

US Citizen or Resident, locally based in Houston, TX

  • Diploma or equivalent trade qualification in Electronics and/or Communications Engineering
  • Exposure to electronic fault diagnostics and repairs
  • Excellent computer literacy including hardware knowledge, exposure to networking, Windows operating system and experience with common Microsoft Office applications
  • Hold or able to complete a BOSIET, MSIC and offshore medical
  • Current Texas driver’s license and vehicle
  • Willingness to work away for periods of time
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision
  • Good oral and written communication skills

How to Apply

All interested applicants should send their CV’s with a covering letter to: recruitment@str-subsea.com Within your application please include any relevant details surrounding your work history and why you would like to join the STR team.

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Contact us

Please contact us for any general enquiries you may have or for any information about our products and services.

Please use our recruitment@str-subsea.com address for any job vacancy submissions

Phone

Telephone (24 hours):
Aberdeen & Great Yarmouth

+44 (0) 1493 445400
Perth

+61 8 6336 0222
Singapore
+65 3159 2622
Houston

+1 713-936-2155

Email

Email:
Aberdeen & Great Yarmouth

salesuk@str-subsea.com
Perth & Singapore
salesap@str-subsea.com
Houston
salesusa@str-subsea.com

Location

Subsea Technology & Rentals Ltd
Units A1 & A2
Blackness Trading Estate
Blackness Road
Altens
Aberdeen
AB12 3LH

Subsea Technology & Rentals Ltd
Sonar House,
36 Riverside Road,
Gorleston-on-Sea,
Great Yarmouth NR31 6PX,
United Kingdom

STR Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
No.56
Loyang Way
#03-03
Loyang Enterprise
Singapore
508775

Subsea Technology & Rentals Australia Pty Ltd
Unit 1
30 Fallon Rd
Landsdale
WA 6065

Subsea Technology & Rentals Inc.
G‑Tech Innovation Center
35002 Cooper Road
Brookshire
Texas
77423