Oceaneering Level II E/C Technician-Houston or Lafayette Area in Lafayette, Louisiana

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Position Summary

The Level II EC Technician position will report to the Operations Manager and will be responsible for testing the properties of technological systems, components and materials without causing damage after training has been completed. The Level II Technicians are required to test and solve problems with various parts of a machine or piece of equipment while keeping it intact, and they often work with highly sensitive, very expensive scientific machinery.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Set up and calibrate nondestructive testing equipment.
  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance tasks (UT, RT, & VT), calibrations, and overall upkeep of equipment and facilities.
  • Assist with proper documentation and reports of services provided.
  • Learn and abide by company policies and procedures.
  • Transfer NDE results to proper documentation.
  • Create appropriate drawings and sketches to supplement written data.
  • May only operate radiographic equipment under the direct visual watch and supervision of a radiographer or radiographic instructor.
  • Maintain constant surveillance and immediate control of industrial radiographic equipment at all times while it is in use.
  • Secure industrial radiographic equipment from unauthorized removal at all times, when not tended under constant surveillance and immediate control.
  • Prevent all unauthorized personnel from being within the restricted area boundaries while industrial radiographic equipment is in use.
  • Provide the required notification to appropriate safety management personnel in the event of an incident, and to provide assistance as needed.
  • Capable of being certified as trustworthy and reliable per NRC criteria.
  • Conduct tests to ensure quality or detect discontinuities (defects) using NDE methods of inspection.
  • Instruct and supervise the Level I Technician.
  • Perform other job related tasks as assigned by Management.
  • Interface daily with the Operations Manager and client representative about work priorities and progress of projects.
  • Work closely with client to identify and remove obstacles.
  • Actively participate in client safety initiatives, incident investigations, etc.
  • Must be capable of working at heights on ropes.
  • Working at least 180 days per year offshore, usually on a non-rotational basis, i.e., there is no set schedule and the duration of a given job is not fixed. Travel to offshore locations by vessel or aircraft.
  • Instruct and supervise the Level I Technician.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or six to twelve months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other non-merit factors.

Job ID: 12869

Location: Lafayette, Louisiana

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular