IMI2116 - NBR Superintendent (Spud Can)

Job Family: Rigs
Location: Ras Al Khair, Saudi Arabia
Business Line: New Build Rigs
Department: New Build Rigs Projects
Closing Date: 30-May-2024
NBR Superintendent (Spudcan)
  • Responsible for the overall fabrication and construction of Spudcans. To provide on-site coordination for all phases of work, including planning of materials, workers/ subcontractors’ allocation and detailed scheduling as per project requirements. To ensure projects are completed safely, on time.

Kay Accountabilites
  • To involve & provide input for the build strategy during initial stages of the project in close coordination with production Engineers & Engineering department.

  • Ensure and understanding in detail of fabrication, assembly, erection and layout drawings for Spudcan.

  • Construction sequence to maintain stringent dimensional controls for effective and smooth interfacing with critical components.

  • To conceptualize sub assembly build methods prior to main assembly to improvise build method and manhours.

  • To plan installation of systems on Spudcan. To communicate with project team for effective installation onsite, at the right phase of construction.

  • Plan the material requirements and coordinate with the project procurement team.

  • Check and maintain the integrity of construction tools and equipment and arrange services as required.

  • Have weekly schedule coordination meetings with all subcontractor foremen to outline requirements of work completion, and other issues as may be required including but not limited to manpower requirements, interference coordination, inspections, and sequence of work. Distribute three-week look ahead schedules and communicate schedule requirements with all subcontractors.

  • Manage the structural construction team to ensure there is a consistent focus on a high level of detailed scope understanding and early issue identification, tracking and mitigation.

  • Ensure day-to-day running of the project is functioning in accordance with the project schedule and budget.

  • Implement, monitor, and drive the project schedule. Promptly notify management team of schedule and performance issues, be proactive in anticipating potential problems that may impact the project performance.

  • Should possess strong knowledge and understanding of shipyard HSEQ regulations and rig building job certification requirements and ensure the same is communicated to the project team on a regular basis.

  • Identify the work priorities, focus on the critical path, analyze the work problems in writing with own problemsolving mentality, accurate supervision, decision-maker with a strong convincing personality, full readiness with 'Plan B' for any unexpected issues.

  • Fully responsible for delivery of all Inspection Test Records (ITR’s) under the relevant discipline by effectively delegating to the foreman and chargehands. This must be approached with a high focus on interfacing and coordination with all other discipline supervision to remove all blocks from achieving target dates.

  • Technical Engineering Qualification. (Diploma or equivalent)

  • Bachelor Engineering Degree (preferred).

  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) in the English Language.

  • For bachelor’s degree holder, at least 9-15 years of experience in shipyard and preferably involved in offshore activities and/or rig building.

  • Diploma holders must have at least 15 years of experience in the same industry and related experience.

  • Experienced in handling rig building and similar offshore related projects which are of high value and with technical complexities

About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph