May 20, 2017
Lead the operations department to the successful execution of all nearshore and onshore geotechnical (drilling and CPT) projects in the UAE, managing the personnel and the plant efficiently to achieve success . Roles And Responsibilities Roles and Responsibilities Provide data and advisory support about project schedule and cost estimates to Commercial team at project quotation stage. On award of project, work together with Commercial and Engineering teams to establish Project Plan and Schedules with manpower allocation, rig and major equipment deployment, etc. With the support of Operations Coordinator, ensure correct and timely staffing of all projects with drillers, supervisors, as well as deployment of mechanics as required. Lead the effort, logistic and manage all aspects to ensure that all resources are available at every stage of all projects and used in the most optimum way to achieve the highest output possible, with neither downtime nor demurrage for which FME will be liable to pay. Some of the major resources are: Self-elevating platforms for near-shore and off-shore projects. CPT trucks for on shore projects. Rigs. All equipment required for protection of workmen in good condition and in adequate quantities. Coordinate continuously with all departments to ensure smooth alignment of operations, anticipate and resolve issues which may hold up operations. Manage relationships with contractors and suppliers to ensure services and materials are made available at the right time and cost. With the support of Workshop Manager, ensure rigs, platforms, small vessels, equipment are available for use as and when required, in good condition and in conformance with Quality and HSE standards. Oversee the fabrication and customization of rigs and other large equipment, either in-house or by contractors, within budgets and timelines, as well as the functioning of scheduled and breakdown maintenance. Oversee proper upkeep of all Operations related facilities, workshop areas, stores, and storage of machines and equipment. Oversee proper documentation of Operations functioning and prepare regular progress and compile any other report as required by Management. Ensure that all work undertaken by Operations personnel as well as those outsourced to contractors and service providers, conform to FME’s Quality and HSE standards. Lead and guide departmental teams at all times and provide advice or suitable solutions to work-related issues as well as to personal/inter-personal issues which affect the work/workplace. Coach direct reports and team leaders to ensure their improved performance and increase in competence. Ensure fair and objective evaluation of the performance of employees in own department and recommend changes in their remuneration based on such data. Request and organize necessary training for department staff. Requirements Experience Requirements: Experience in the drilling and or marine industry, engineering or operational position. Operational / supervisory / managerial experience of geotechnical drilling rigs and geotechnical sampling systems. Experience in maintenance of hydraulics, diesel and petrol engines, small boats and Self Elevating Platforms (Jack Ups) this can be hands on or managerial Qualifications required: Technical qualifications in Mechanical or Production or Marine Engineering, preferably equivalent to Graduation / BE in Engineering; if not, then Diploma or Certification in equivalent disciplines with additional practical experience. Additional Details Role specific Behavioral competencies required: · Problem-solving/judgment : the ability to observe, think critically and to solve problems using data, analysis, interpretation, and reasoning skills . · Teamwork : the proven dedication and ability to work successfully with others, adding value to the team . · Information and communication : Communicates appropriately and effectively with a range of people on a variety of subjects in order to inform, educate or influence them. Processes and provides data / information to meet business requirements . · Client focus : the ability to identify, meet and sometimes exceed the needs and expectations of (external or internal) clients, resulting in (long-term) client satisfaction . · Agility : the ability to be flexible, responsive, adaptive, and show initiative in times of change, uncertainty and business opportunity .
Fugro Dubai - United Arab Emirates