Construction Superintendent - Fiber Optics / IT (Field)
Oil & Gas
12 months +
A major multinational oil and gas operator.
The Power Distribution and Fiber Optics is a major component of the Electrical, Instrument and Controls Team's scope in the project to expand the existing capabilities of power and communications.
To this end, it is important that the incumbent knows construction practices with regard to Fiber Optics and IT and will assist the Contractor to plan their work in the most efficient way to achieve the schedule.
This will be partly achieved by imparting the incumbent's knowledge from previous projects directly the Contractor as well as developing work procedures and practices.
The person in this position must take on multiple roles including contract and schedule reviews, planning, provide safety field leadership, be proactive and not delegate responsibilities to others. In this position, "the buck stops here".
This position requires 85+% outdoor work in a harsh environment (40 – 110F) with personnel from many countries, languages and varied backgrounds. Mentoring and imparting the incumbent’s knowledge and skill sets to the workforce is required. This person must be a Safety Champion and enforce Stop Work Authority Must also be ready to produce, in conjunction with the Contractor, a quality product when completed.
Location of the work is in Tengiz, Republic of Kazakhstan.
Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Higher National Certificate (or equal, i.e. trade certificate) is required. Full understanding of construction codes, especially E&I is required.
Minimum 15 years of construction experience, at least ten years are in the oil and gas industry. Experience in Onshore Brownfield is desired. Previous work experience in CIS countries is desired, previous work in Republic of Kazakhstan is preferred.
Good computer skills, i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc. required.
Fluent in English language both written and spoken.