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Senior Specialist Construction Lead

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Baku
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 20/04/2015
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The Role:
Only candidates who already have the rights to work in Azerbaijan will be considered for this role

Key Accountabilities
• Administer a site office in the Shipbuilder’s Construction Yard.
• Establish and implement appropriate procedures and working practices to ensure that the supervision of the construction, outfitting and commissioning of the vessels and the subsequent reporting of the same are correctly administered and documented in accordance with the Design and Construction Execution Plan (PEP).
• Ensure the safety and welfare of the resident site supervision team, ship's staff, visiting superintendents, inspectors and other client's personnel and contractors.
• Lead and coordinate resident and visiting superintendents and inspectors to ensure that construction supervision activities are conducted in accordance with established procedures and working practices.
• Liase with the Shipbuilder, S HSE Advisor and site team HSE Superintendents/Inspectors to provide a safe working environment and ensure that all construction and site supervision activities are conducted in accordance with client's HSE expectations.
• Ensure that the construction and outfitting of the vessels comply with the requirements of the Contract, Contract Specification, approved drawings, the HSSE Plan, the Quality Plan and recognised shipbuilding practice.
• Ensure any changes which could impact the specification, design, schedule or budget are identified and promulgated to the appropriated project technical team discipline lead(s).
• Liaise with the Shipbuilder and where necessary, local Classification Society and Certifying Authority surveyors on issues which may effect safe operations, finished quality, delivery or certification of the vessel and ensure their satisfactory resolution.
• In conjunction with the Delivery Superintendent (or other designated vessel operator's representative), ensure that on delivery the vessel is ready for sea with all systems operational, in a fit state to load cargo and with sufficient stores, spare gear and consumables on board.
• Act as Owner's representative at the delivery of the vessel(s) to ensure that the delivery process is completed in accordance with agreed legal and commercial procedures and all documentation is correctly completed and handed over.
• Provide the vessel's operators with all relevant information including construction, test and inspection records on delivery of the vessel and details of any outstanding defects to be included in the guarantee process.

Skill Requirements:
• Exhibits understanding of client's diving practices and the latest international standards that assure integrity of build and construction quality
• Proactively demonstrates sophisticated decision-making and leadership skills needed to address complex stakeholder groups and issues associated with Major Projects
• Ability to intervene in in critical situations in order to redirect focus and achieve the required result
• A high level of proven communication, interpersonal and people management skills
• Financial and commercial awareness.
• Self-motivated.
• Computer literate
Key Behaviours:
• Demonstrates personal commitment to achieving the highest standards of HSE and responsibility for the safety and well-being of everyone around them.
• Proven capability to develop team safety and risk management skills
• Follows the requirements specified in OMS, and contribute to the delivery of safe, compliant and reliable operations.
• Adheres to the Code of Conduct and to local laws and regulations.
• Pursues systematic management through standardisation, clarification and the elimination of defects.
• Follows and upholds the rules and standards of client and holds others to account for doing the same thing.
• Plans carefully, makes well-informed decisions and does the right thing.
• Fosters learning, the sharing of knowledge and continuous improvement
• Speaks out when seeing something is not right and is prepared to so “no” or “stop” when necessary
One Team
• An outstanding team player
• Recognizes and acknowledges the contribution of others.
• Develops trust from others by delivering on accountabilities
• Tactful and persuasive

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Engineering degree or Class 1 Certificate of Competence
• Experience as Site Construction Manager or Lead Superintendent in a construction supervision role
• Sound marine technical knowledge and experience in ship operation and/or ship construction
• Proven track record in HSSE leadership
• Excellent communication skills and an ability to work in a multi-cultural business environment
• Membership of a professional body e.g. IMarEST, RINA

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Chartered Engineer
• Experience in Group upstream marine related projects
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