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OR&A Engineer - Mooring Master

  • Job reference: 909623
  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Marine
  • Date posted: 12/07/2016

909623 - OR&A Engineer - Mooring Master

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of a OR&A Engineer - Mooring Master based in Singapore transferring to Ghana.

Job Description

  • Promote Company and quality standards and requirements through all stages of the work and demonstrate visible commitment to achieve excellent performance.
  • To ensure the Operations Philosophy is maintained and continually challenged.
  • To work with the O&M provider to develop Operational Standards and Processes and ensure they are systematically applied as per contract strategy.
  • To ensure that the operational plans are realistic and reflect the Ghana operating environment, are consistent with Company policies whilst maximising the efficiency with optimised OPEX and CAPEX expenditure.
  • To ensure the Company OR&A Process is applied during the project phases to achieve the required level of operations readiness within the project phase for start-up/ongoing and off-take operations.
  • Work across multiple locations (Singapore - UK - Ghana locations) to ensure Company continuity and interfaces are managed
  • Participate in the setting up of an Operations Management system for off-take operations with interfaces to oil lifting marine, logistic and other operations support activities.
  • Set up official reporting relationships with expertise holders in Company particularly in the risk and marketing organisation based in London.
  • Prepare for, participate in and participate in the handover of the commissioned facilities from the project team.
  • Training and mentoring of national personnel and developing skills over the long term.
  • To develop a hands on working exposure program for the new local Ghana staff, in order for them to acquire the necessary skills, experience and competencies to execute off-take operations in the position of Mooring Master and Assistant Mooring Master.
  • Ensure operating envelopes for off-take equipment and associated controls are in place to ensure that the operating points are maintained within these defined envelopes
  • Subsequent to operations preparedness phase become a key member of the off-take team, operations management and supervision team in-country for continued production operations.
  • To ensure smooth transition of a major new field and FPSO into a sustainable production phase within an established Operating Organisation.
  • To manage operations input into a strategically important offshore project.
  • Contribute to the major offshore production growth in Ghana and to demonstrate to the Government the group's ability to deliver important projects over the coming years.
  • To help achieve recognition as capable production company to joint venture partners

Skills and Experience

  • Master Mariner Class 1 Certificate or demonstrable in Command Experience.
  • Extensive and recent related experience within the international offshore oil & gas industry
  • Previous experience as a Mooring Master with an Oil and Gas Company undertaking similar operations, in similar environmental conditions.
  • Senior Pilot having sole conduct of manoeuvring VLCC or equivalent size vessels, with associated with tug control and movement.
  • Possess proven FPSO Operations & Marine experience
  • Ability to travel internationally and to offshore locations if required
  • Computer literate and effective with "Office" software suite
  • Management and interpersonal skills in order to interact with and coordinate the activities of Government of Ghana Agents, Tanker Masters, O&M Contractor and own multi-discipline team
  • Excellent verbal, written and listening skills
  • Professional approach to work at all times with a high level of team working skills.
  • Knowledge of management systems and application of working practices to a high standard.
  • Local Staff Development and Management.

This is a contract position.

The rate for this position is negotiable.

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 909623.