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Construction Superintendent - Offshore

  • Location: Aberdeen, AB11 5QP
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Oil and gas - offshore
  • Contact: Angela Murray
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Start Date: 05/03/2021
  • Expiry Date: 16 February 2021
  • Job Ref: 2021-17362_1611920220

Job Title: Construction Superintendent (Blacktrades)

Ref No: 17362

Project: ALLSEAS

Location: DP3

Mobilisation Point: Blackpool

Duration: 2 months

Rotation: 3/3

Start Date: 05/03/2021

Worley is currently recruiting a Construction Superintendent for Allseas

We are looking for a highly motivated candidate to join our offshore team on the DP3.

Key Aims and Objectives:

  • Ensure all Project / Company HSEQ goals are achieved and where possible exceeded
  • Ensure all Construction personnel are aware of, and implement safe working practices/procedures and are provided with a safe working environment
  • Manage, support and develop Construction personnel
  • Deliver a high standard Construction service to the Project, ensuring a consistent and efficient approach is implemented at all times
  • Maintain and deliver all Construction activities within budget and on schedule and where applicable implement cost-saving initiatives
  • Ensure a safe and effective Permit to Work system is in place and maintained for all Construction activities

Role Requirements:

  • Supervise and support day-to-day Construction activities/personnel in the safe and structured delivery of the work scope and processes, ensuring all applicable site / Project safety procedures are fully and properly implemented
  • Provide support and training to Construction personnel, ensuring personnel are competent and possess the required skills
  • Actively participate in all Company and Project safety initiatives
  • Constantly strive to obtain maximum productivity and economical use of labour and equipment in order to keep costs within budget
  • Study, assess and verify all Construction drawings, specifications and instructions and escalate any issues identified
  • Assist in the development, issue and updating of all applicable Construction strategies, procedures/working practices and system/sub-system boundary P&ID's required for the delivery of the Construction process - ensure compliance with all Project standards, specifications and procedures
  • Ensure that all work is to the required standard and that all drawings, specifications, inspections and certifications are strictly adhered to as well as all Company systems of quality assurance
  • Liaise with the Project Engineering office to ensure P&ID's and other drawings are produced in line with Construction requirements
  • Co-ordinate the mobilisation and de-mobilisation of Construction resources to meet schedule requirements. This will include the necessary tooling and temporary requirements which are to be managed and controlled in a cost-effective manner
  • Liaise with Project personnel to identify and deliver early Construction / Completions / Commissioning Project gains
  • Provide Construction input into Project design during the Project design phase and develop Construction logic diagrams and input to the Project Schedules
  • Monitor and report Construction progress on a regular basis - daily, weekly, monthly, and escalate any issues/concerns
  • Manage/review all change control associated with the Construction process
  • Audit site / Project activities on a regular basis to ensure all compliance with Project safety, environmental and quality requirements
  • Interface with Project Management and Client representatives on all matters applicable to Construction, providing accurate reporting on status including identification of issues or concerns which may impact Project delivery
  • Liaise with Client representatives to ensure, where applicable / required, Construction data/services are supplied
  • Attend Permit to Work meetings and approve work permits
  • Maintain primary contact and a good working relationship with Sub-Contractors / Vendors Management and site representatives. Be fully familiar with their methods of construction, scheduling and procedures to resolve any apparent conflicts and ensure they are fully aware of their obligations and responsibilities
  • Authorise or refute all Sub-Contractor / Vendor claims for delays, waiting time or abortive work

All candidates should hold the following Qualifications & Certification:


  • Minimum HNC in an Engineering related subject or Trade Apprenticeship with appropriate Technical Qualification
  • Recognised Site discipline background
  • Fully conversant with Project Management Systems with extensive knowledge of Construction / Completions / Commissioning practices and procedures
  • IT Literate
  • BOSIET / Approved Offshore Medical / CA EBS / MIST / Onshore Safety Passport (onshore roles only)


  • Degree educated in an Engineering related subject
  • APM Level D qualification, or above
  • Management NVQ Level 4 / 5
  • Conversant with Project tender / estimating process

Ideally, candidates will also have the following experience:

  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role or Senior position in Construction
  • Delivery focused with proven experience in achieving Project goals whilst maintaining high standards in HSEQ at all times
  • Extensive knowledge of the construction process, its implementation and management. Fully conversant with Project management tools
  • Experienced in the production of detailed procedures/documents / reports
  • Experienced in the management of personnel and all aspects of team working
  • Extensive knowledge of O&G related HSEQ safe working practices/procedures
  • Able to interface and interact with Management and Client representatives at all levels
  • Detailed understanding of modern planning systems and their use in the execution of Construction as well as Project work scopes
  • Detailed knowledge of the Construction process and associated systems as well as Permit to Work systems

*Certain benefits are not applicable to employees who reside outside of the UK

*As a people business, we support flexible working and champion diversity and inclusion at all levels. We offer excellent remuneration and benefits packages, a friendly, professional, dynamic and flexible work environment along with the opportunity to develop your career prospects.