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OSBL Construction Superintendent – Tanks

Vacancy Number: 27759
Location: mozambique
Date Posted: January 13, 2021

Position

 

 OSBL Construction Superintendent – Tanks

 

Location:

Afungi

 

Status:

 

The work will be executed on a rotational basis. Current COVID quarantine measures require a 6/4 weeks rotation schedule, this will revert to a more conventional 4/4 weeks rotation. All on 7 day working week. 10-12 hours/day are the norm.

 

• Comfortable accommodation is in the ACE camp in Afungi

 

Start date :

Early February,  2021

 

Duration :

12 month

 

Job Responsibilities

 

 The Construction Superintendent – Tanks is responsible for all aspects of the delivery of

  • • Two double containment LNG tanks
  • • Two condensate storage tanks
  • • 40+ miscellaneous prefabricated API tanks
  • • Optionally this scope can grow to include Boil-off gas compressor, Flare erection and other miscellaneous equipment in LNG plant unit 300

Activities

 

 

  • Construction/installation at site up to pre-commissioning and handover to commissioning
  • • Lead safety from the front to ensure safe execution and enforce Contractor HSE management systems
  • • Use prior technical expertise to ensure the flawless delivery of a high-quality final product, including the civils/foundations, mechanical piping and components, LNG pumps and associated electrical and instrumentation infrastructure
  • • Track progress of the prefabricated tank fabrication in the Middle East, and manage all any construction interfaces with the other Unit Superintendents as they arise
  • • Work closely with the design team engineers, quality/assurance and HSE team members and build a performance and delivery culture
  • • Work closely with project controls on work coordination, planning, scheduling, changes, budgets and cost, along with status updates and reporting
  • • Identify conflicts in construction progress and communicate these to project teams for resolution.
  • • Monitor and review general construction practices, including design control, document control, interface
  • • Work closely with the Completions team on completions and turnover to commissioning
  • • Participate in model reviews, constructability reviews and other important reviews

 

Accountabilitues:

 

 

  • Lead the Client team in the oversight for execution by a specialist Contractor for all scope in Unit 300 of the Mozambique LNG project
  • • Establish and foster professional working relations with the EPC contractor management team and tanks implementation contractor, to jointly achieve a performance mindset
  • • Be visible and present at the construction worksite itself
  • • Promote ethical conduct, accountability and transparency of decision making by exam

 

Requirements for the Candidates

 

  • Degree, diploma or vocational training in engineering, construction or heavy industrial related discipline
  • • Construction professional with direct and demonstrable experience in the on-site execution of LNG tanks and API tanks
  • • A minimum ten (10) years relevant industry experience, and being able to articulate HSE and quality expectations in an oil and gas environment
  • • Deep understanding of LNG and API tank engineering and specifications
  • • Supervisory or management experience on LNG or large capital project preferred
  • • Proven track record as a ‘boots on the ground’ Company representative on EPCM/PMC LNG & Construction projects
  • • A history of safety leadership in similar roles on a large-scale construction projects
  • • Advanced knowledge of general construction activities for onshore LNG Facilities, buildings and associated disciplines, such as survey, civil, structural, piping, mechanical, electrical and instruments
  • • Proven ability to liaise professionally with EPC Contractor and other key stakeholders on site
  • • Ability to challenge others constructively and negotiate resolutions
  • • Proven ability to interpret and manage project schedules and report against EPC field progress
  • • Tactful and mature demeanour with well-developed interpersonal skills including the ability to work well with diverse personalities
  • • Advanced computer skills for MS Office, Adobe and Database software applications
  • • Speaking Portuguese is an advantage

 

 

Environment :

 

 

 

  • The Mozambique LNG project is being constructed in a remote area of Northern Mozambique, currently only accessible by air or sea
  • • The work will be executed on a rotational basis. Current COVID quarantine measures require a 6/4 weeks rotation schedule, this will revert to a more conventional 4/4 weeks rotation. All on 7 day working week. 10-12 hours/day are the norm.
  • • Comfortable accommodation is in the ACE camp in Afungi
  • • Security concerns in the Province of Cabo Delgado are currently limiting travel and personal movement

 

 

Competentia is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

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