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Logistics Superintendent

  • Job reference: 919318
  • Location: Dubai
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 25/04/2018

Our client a E&P Company is looking for a Logistics Superintendent. This is 28/28 Rotational Role. Preferably some one who is currently based in UAE.

The Logistics Superintendent is in charge of keeping track about the stock levels of all drilling materials for well operations. Additionally this position coordinates material changes and minor fabrications with contracted workshops. Special attention is given to cost control and cost saving.

Key Accountabilities:

Planning of material and personnel movements in 6 day operational look ahead for all the well operations in conjunction with Personnel Logistics Administrator.

Liaise with Drilling Supervisors (DSVs) for vessel load out / backloads and optimise turnaround time to ensure cost effectiveness of logistics.

Collect materials information from Drilling Engineers and update the Drilling Materials Request (DMR) as per drilling sequence in conjunction with the Drilling Materials Supervisor.

Maintain cost efficiency by ensuring high cost rental items are back loaded at first available opportunity in conjunction with the Night DSV.

Pursue inventory reduction and avoid new purchases by utilisation / modification of available inventory.

Liaise closely with barge engineer and DSV for deck management and to get bulk, fuel, drill water, pot water and other consumables ordered in time.

Ensure the availability and suitability of equipment and services for operational requirements and issue call-off notices to suppliers.

Liaise between Rig and Jebel Ali Operations Support Base (JAOSB) Onshore Logistics / Materials team to expedite material stored in company warehouse to be shipped offshore in a timely manner.

Ensure full compliance with company safety procedures for all requirements carried out.

Keep internal QA/QC resources informed on call-offs in order to schedule call-off inspection and backload of failed equipment for investigations.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Job Related Competencies:

Experience Profile:

Minimum 10 (ten) years of international experience at supervisory level covering all materials and logistics processes in the oilfield industry.


Minimum high school diploma; preferably, a bachelor degree in a technical discipline.

Completion of an advance course in supply chain management and logistics.

OPITO approved BOSIET (Basic Offshore Safety Induction Emergency Training) certificate.


Excellent oral and written English communication skills.

Excellent interpersonal skill.

Comprehensive experience with Microsoft systems.

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.