a.) Performpreventive maintenance on the various types of fire, safety andlife saving equipment which includes complete checks, servicing,repairing and supervising contracted assistants while undertakingmaintenance work and also conduct preventive maintenance andperiodical checks on fixed extinguishing systems (Halon, CO2,deluges, sprinklers, water foam and dry power), Inspect, test andmaintain fire hoses, hydrants, monitors, isolation valves andcouplings.
b.) In understandingprocess systems, related Cause and Effect Charts, and principals ofrisk Assessment techniques and Permit To Work System &Mechanical / Electrical Isolation to confined space entry, nakedflame works on life process systems, critical lifting, operations,loading / unloading of dangerous cargos, in following up systematiccheck lists, Job safety analysis recommendations, various isolationrequirements dictated by Permit To work System, with full authorityto watching, guiding and halting involved working groups and tostop any activity seen breaching HSE requirements & reportstatus to immediate supervisors.
c.) Participate inregular fire fighting / emergency drills and various Fire, Gasrelease and explosion exercises and briefing auxiliary firemen onthe proper use of the fixed, portable and mobile firefightingequipment and systems.
d.) Conduct requireddaily calibrations for portable gas detection devices prior tofield use and Conduct required hydrocarbon gas / toxic gasmonitoring & be conversant with such environment operatingand emergency procedures.
e.) Conduct primarysafety auditing on abidance to Permit To Work application byperformers and produce necessary Near Miss Reporting and BestInitiatives.
f.) Perform basicchecks and maintenance of the essential life saving support e.g.breathing apparatus, safety belts and harnesses and protectivepersonal equipment.
g.) Operate and testlife saving equipment such as life boats, life raft davits inaddition to their basic maintenance. Act, when required, as a lifeboat coxswain for evacuation of personnel during emergencies / drillsand also Operate, Monitor and Call for maintenance of, thebreathing air filling station based on preventive maintenanceschedules & perform refilling personnel SCUBA cylinderswith full responsibility.
h.) Activelyparticipate and also assist immediate supervisor in trainingrequirements for Life Boat Captains / Emergency Response Teams / Helicopters Fire Fighting training and fire fighting Trainingcourses.
i.) Carry outadministrative duties such as initiating work permits for Fire andgas Response Equipment and Life saving Equipment, fillingpre-designed forms and reports on fire / safety equipmentmaintenance, inspection, testing andinventory.