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Scaffolding Superintendent
Okpo, South Korea
about 3 years
  • An oil and gas major is seeking a Scaffolding Superintendent to join their project team
Job Description
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • • Champion all HES Activities / Initiatives inclusive of Injury and Incident Free (IIF) initiatives, Behavioral Based Safety (BBS) programs, and identification of unsafe acts / unsafe conditions and raise observation cards, etc.
  • • Remains knowledgeable of safety policies and procedures as well as performs assigned duties in a safe manner while managing others, has responsibility for their safety and ensures that they comply with established safety policies and procedures and practice safe work habits.
  • • Compliance with Project Ethics policies.
  • • Responsible for insuring that all scaffolding designed / erected by Contractor(s) in both Okpo and Ulsan yards are in compliance with Korean Shipyard Safety Standards (KSSS) guidelines and Working at Heights procedures are met. Supervises team of direct TCO reports to assist in these efforts.
  • • Supports Module Delivery Lead Project Engineers (MDLPE) whom are responsible for the timely delivery of a group of Pre-Assembled Modules (PAUs) inclusive of structural fabrication and assembly, piping fabrication and installation , equipment placement and mechanical outfitting, Electrical and Instrumentation installation, testing of piping systems / E and I systems, pre-commissioning of equipment (minimum) in addition to preparation of PAUs for shipment / sail away requiring de-stacking (horizontal splitting) of assembled PAUs, disconnection of piping, and E and I systems, preservation of equipment and systems, securing all items required for transport, loadout and secure PAUs onto ocean transport vessels.
  • • Understand the requirements of the contract structural fabrication Scope of Works inclusive of all aspects of modular fabrication, assembly, disassembly (de-stacking), welding, coatings, schedule and look ahead plans for structural fabrication discipline. Ensures work is in conformance with plans, specifications, schedules, and cost control estimates.
  • • Interfaces with HES Team to insure all work scopes are in compliance with project requirements / specifications.
  • • Establish daily contact with Fabrication Contractor supervision forming good relationships..
  • • Develop excellent working relationships with Company and Contractors teams assisting Fabrication Contractor in all his endeavors and objectives observing quality codes and standards.
  • • Maintain high standards of attitude and behavior throughout the site and offsite acting as a role model /mentor for younger members of staff and local employees.
  • • Monitor and reports work activities and manpower requirements / resources to meet established completion dates, monitors craft personnel levels, material, and equipment needed to meet schedules. Understand KPI targets and monitor progress and have a perspective towards the contractor focus on meeting targets.
  • • Prepares and issues weekly / monthly status reports as required.
  • • Fabrication yard based role with majority of daily responsibility out on the site workface. Reports to Construction Mangers / MDLPEs.
Requirements and Preference
Additional Details
  • • High School diploma
  • • A minimum of 20 years of foreign experience with a proven ability to work with contractor personnel in a mentoring/developmental role
  • • Intermediate computer and software skills to include the use of word processing and email as well as the intermediate use of spreadsheets and electronic presentations
  • • Skills demonstrating the capability to run a large project
  • • High critical thinking/reasoning ability
  • • Effective communication skills
  • • Strong organizational skills
  • • Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner
  • • Previous Korean Yards Experience
  • • Previous TCO/ Chevron/ XOM experience
Posted on 2017-01-31

Job Ref : 1701311724
Location : Okpo, South Korea
Duration : about 3 years

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Name : Felix Cha
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