Ballast Operations Support

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1243151

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Oil & Gas - LNG

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 13, 2024

Summary on Airswift: 

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients.  With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.


About the Role: 

The position shall ensure safe, efficient, and professional maritime competency is exercised and delivered during the operations associated with the management of ballast and cargo rundown / transfer and ballasting. 


Title: Ballast Operations Support 

Start Date: Negotiable 

Employment Type: 1-year casual contract   

Location: Perth CBD 

Working Schedule: Monday – Friday 



  • Promote a positive approach to HSSE in all aspects of Marine Operations activities by demonstration of personal commitment to HSSE through the application of safety critical behaviours. 
  • Responsible for preparing the Cargo and Ballast plan considering LNG, LPG and Condensate Run down, Cargo transfer and other activities including the testing and operation of Loading Computer. 
  • Support the safe execution of all Ship to Ship Terminal interface operations in accordance with company and industry guidance (e.g. ISGOTT / SIGTTO) as appropriate. 
  • Support S&L operator in field control activities where requested. 
  • Provide proactive Marine operational awareness of activities.
  • Monitor the weather parameters ensuring operations are within operational parameters for wind, sea, wave-height, and lightning. 
  • Ensure operational processes under own control are executed in a timely manner. 
  • Attend daily all applicable daily meetings such as Services Team Meeting, Morning Pre-start operations meeting, chair the Marine Field Management call engaging as appropriate on all marine related issues. 
  • Support in the management of unplanned / unforeseen marine events. 
  • Support emergency response teams on marine related incidents or issues and provide input and training as appropriate to any maritime related emergency response exercise. 
  • Support as appropriate with terminal compliance and internal HSSE audits, industry and site self-assessments. 
  • Responsible for maintaining compliance with all training requirements for the role.


The successful candidate should be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident. Aboriginal candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 


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  • For further information and a detailed Job description please email an up-to-date CV, along with your notice period and salary expectations to 

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