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Subsea Supervisor

Vacancy Number: 19881
Location: Houston
Date Posted: October 12, 2017

Subsea Supervisor

Location: GoM (14/14 rotation)

Status: Contract (3 months)

 

Job Description:

  • Subsea Supervisor for WWD shall supervise subsea drilling operations, and shall be degree qualified, preferably in supervision of the following disciplines: engineering/construction (BS, MS, MBA)
  • Professional qualifications in cost/schedule engineering and/or project management highly desirable
  • Has expertise in a core discipline area developed from knowledge, training and experience
  • Quickly grasps different concepts and is seen as someone who applies knowledge creatively and intelligently to solve problems
  • Takes initiative within the team and across team/discipline boundaries to widen personal network
  • Broadens within own discipline to undertake more complex tasks and proactively seeks training and experience-broadening opportunities to build a more detailed knowledge of the function and the division
  • Works well within teams, solving problems by using own experience-set and outside resources
  • Plans and carries out projects or tasks with minimal supervision and provides regular, meaningful verbal and documented reports to Team Lead or Subsea Engineering Manager.

Additional Job Details:

Responsible for the operational, technical, safety, environmental, financial and administrative aspects of D&C operations, while ensuring compliance with company policies, standards, and statutory requirements.

Competencies:

  • Well-developed leadership ability and management skills
  • Excellent technical and operational understanding of offshore D&C operations.
  • Understanding of upstream E&P business
  • Developed negotiating and contracting skills
  • Advanced safety and risk management skills
  • Strong knowledge of industry-accepted HSE best practices.
  • Familiar with local/regional regulatory requirements
  • Good contract administration skills.
  • Demonstrated supervisory skills.

 

Qualifications and Training:

  • Engineering or Science Degree
  • Training matrix to cover role-specific training courses.

Experience:

  • 8+ years in drilling, completions and workover industry.
  • Experience in several offshore campaigns.
  • 2+ years of wellsite experience (DP preferred).
  • 2+ years in Senior Drilling Engineer role.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • Ensure all operations are conducted in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.
  • Ensure HSE management systems are communicated effectively to personnel.
  • Verify implementation of proactive behavior based programs.
  • Audit wellsite operations against Well Control and HSE requirements.
  • Ensure incidents are fully investigated and reported, and facilitate ICAM as necessary.
  • Ensure all emergency drills are conducted and properly documented.
  • Verify all direct reports have active well control and H2S (if applicable) certifications.
  • Ensure all required third party audits and actions are closed out in a timely manner.
  • Plan, implement and close-out HSE audits of contractors and their equipment.
  • Ensure compliance of Petroleum HSE Standards by contractors; has single-point accountability throughout the campaign.
  • Responsible for all Contractor HSE issues. Operations
  • Monitor all wellsite activities and logistics.
  • Manage development of wellsite personnel and prepare performance assessments.
  • Maintain effective cost control for all operations.
  • Monitor and audit operations, contingencies, and emergency response plans.
  • Provide operational support during preparation of the well program.
  • Identify, implement and monitor productivity initiatives.
  • Liaise with rig contractor and service contractors.
  • Ensure rig contractor is in full compliance with contractual obligations.
  • Verify operations are in compliance with Petroleum Lifting Controls.
  • Verify all vendors have been inducted to client requirements and expectations.
  • Accountable for all rig move operations.
  • Participate in periodic contractor facility audits and inspections.
  • Ensure any material changes to the well program follow the MOC process. Cameron horizontal tree systems and associated tools are required

 

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