ROV Pilot

  • Job Type: Full time/ Regular
  • Location: Chennai
  • Qualification:
  • Experience:
Job Summary

We are looking for a full time ROV Pilot having atleast 50 hours of piloting and 1-2 years of ROV maintenance experience for operating and controlling small to medium sized ROVs in inland/coastal/offshore waters using command module.

Role Responsibilities
  • Operating/Controlling small to medium sized ROVs in inland/coastal/offshore waters using command module
  • ROV testing in laboratory conditions and in field
  • Perform underwater intervention tasks using ROVs including minor repair work, thickness gaging, bio-fouling cleaning at off-shore structures like ports, oil rigs etc.
  • Assist the operations team for Planys technologies in day to day operations
  • Guide the operations team of 3 members during ROV operations performed at client locations
  • Assist the product development team in manufacturing of new ROVs as well as maintenance of old ROVs
  • Perform onsite minor maintenance of ROV if required during operations
Necessary Qualification

B.E., B.Tech in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related fields

Experience Required

50 hours of ROV piloting. Experience with Observation class ROVs is a plus.

Field of Experience

ROV Piloting, ROV operations Supervision

Knowledge/Competencies Required
  • Know-how of various terminologies pertaining to ROV operations and related site conditions
  • Knowledge of safety policies and certifications required for ROV Operations
  • Knowledge of marine terminologies
  • Expertise in report making and analysis of offshore structures
Skills Required
  • Good awareness and know-how of general electronic/electrical systems used in ROVs
  • Good hand and eye coordination, candidates with high gaming skills or previous experience in manoeuvring robots are preferred
  • Calm and stable mind
  • Hands on experience with ROV and sub systems maintenance
  • Candidates with low neuroticism test scores are preferred
  • Weather data assessment essential for performing operations
  • Willingness to travel
Medical Requirements
  • Employment will be subject to candidate’s qualification of OG-UK approved medical fitness test
  • Candidates with sea-sickness must not apply
  • Completion of safety certifications BOSIET and PST