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Lead Mechanic at Murphy Oil Corporation in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

At Murphy Oil Corporation, we believe the rich experiences and backgrounds of our employees strengthen our Company, create a productive workforce, and drive our success. We encourage you to apply for the positions for which you meet the qualifications.

Job Summary

Perform mechanical responsibilities necessary to maintain an offshore deepwater production facility in a safe and efficient manner.


  • Positively interacts with office and field personnel in a manner that creates an atmosphere of creativity, cooperation and attention to the safety of all personnel, the environment and Company assets.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, maintain and diagnose work on a wide array of mechanical equipment associated with offshore oil and gas producing operations; including but not limited to: Natural Gas Reciprocating Engines and Compressors, Centrifugal Compressors, Turbines, Centrifugal and Reciprocating Pumps Generators, Diesel engines, Cranes.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient execution of the day-to-day mechanical activities
  • Communicate operational issues and suggest solutions to mechanical problems with supervisor
  • Continually review operations for ways to improve personnel safety, compliance management, operating cost, and platform production
  • Monitor and maintain all required facility mechanical records
  • Attend offsite HAZID's, JHA's, FAT's, etc., as needed

  • Planning and scheduling with the various crafts for routine repairs and maintenance

  • Continually enhance the HS&E program and procedures

  • Identify safety and environmental hazards and assess and control risks
  • Ensure optimum production targets are achieved safely and job assignments are undertaken and completed in a timely manner
  • Provide technical expertise as needed and provide cross training for lesser experienced personnel and support the development of peers to achieve their full potential


We believe in providing energy that empowers people.


We challenge the norm, tap into our strong legacy and use our foresight and financial discipline to deliver inspired energy solutions.


We see a future where we are an industry leader who is positively impacting lives for the next 100 years and beyond.


Do Right Always

  • Respect people, safety, environment and the law
  • Follow through on commitments
  • Make it better

Think Beyond Possible

  • Offer solution
  • Step up and lead
  • Dont settle for good enough
  • Embrace new opportunities

Stay With It

  • Show resilience
  • Lean into challenges
  • Support each other
  • Consider the implications


Murphy Oil Corporation participates in the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' E-Verify program. Please read the E-Verify Notice-English / E-Verify Notice-Spanish and Right to Work Notice before proceeding with your job application.

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Murphy Oil Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.
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