Lead of Transportation and Installation

Doha, Qatar

Job Reference 1191407

Location Doha, Qatar

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Gas

Function Construction

Job Type Contract

Date Added July 12, 2023

Airswift are a Global Manpower Provider specialising in the Energy, Infrastructure & IT sectors. Present in more than 70 countries around the world, our reach and capabilities in the markets we service is unparalleled in the industry.

We are working with a Major Oil & Gas operator to source a Lead of Transportation and Installation Execution. The position will be based at site (onshore, Qatar) and is responsible to provide execution leadership to COMPRESSION2 Project, with support from Shared Services Integrated T&I Organization guided by the following principles:
  • “One Team” project organization accountable and responsible for effective and efficient delivery of the various scopes in NFPS Compression development
  • While position may report to the Compression Project COMP2 Head of T&I Execution and supported by Shared Services Transportation and Installation Division Manager, position is accountable and responsible to EPC Leadership for safe and successful execution of respective T&I scopes to meet EPC and overall project objectives

This is a long-term contract role working on a residential basis 6-days per week / 10 hours per day. Please see details below:

Title: Lead of Transportation and Installation Execution
Start Date: Negotiable (typically within 1 month notice)
Duration: 36 months (potential for extension)
Location: Onshore (site based)
Working Schedule: 6-days per week / 10 hours per day

Key Job Accountabilities:
  • As T&I Execution Lead, provide knowledge and experience technical and execution input to engineering designs and installation procedures, ensure the install-ability of the design is consistent with established industry processes and effectively manage operational issue resolution through strong interfaces with both company and contractor teams delivering full alignment on the installation execution.
  • Through his broad offshore installation knowledge, he shall ensure that the different onshore preparations, near shore scope and offshore installation campaigns are performed safely and efficiently during every phase, including pre-commissioning and preservation, and shall be available “on call” and responsive to resolve all operational issues during that process.
  • Lead, monitor, and ensure EPC Contractors’ deliverables and other submittals are reviewed and approved in accordance with the EPC contract
  • Actively engage with Interface Management to manage interfaces with 3rd party operators eg pipelines crossing 3rd party assets, other EPC contractors, QG operations
  • Provide T&I inputs to HAZid’s, FRAs, Constructability Reviews etc
  • Manages marine assurance processes across all T&I EPCs marine operations activities – including vessel suitability assessments, marine assurance inspections and audits (e.g., OVID), marine warranty surveys, DP assurance
  • Review of transportation and installation procedures from engineering perspective such as heavy lifts, jacket launches, topside floatovers, pipeline, cable, umbilical, crossings, post installed risers including stalk ons, freespan correction, pilling, load out, float on, float off, trenching, burial, beach pull, transpooling and others

Experience required:
  • Preferred Engineering Degree or relevant on the job experience
  • Extensive project management experience in a senior leadership and supervisory role
  • Required to have offshore survival certificate and be able to pass an offshore medical evaluation.
  • OPITO certification is considered a plus.

Knowledge and/or Experience
  • Recommended 15+ years of experience with at least 10 years demonstrated T&I project management and execution experience
  • Experience in multiple T&I execution and operational aspects including offshore heavy lifts, float-over, pipeline, and cable installations, load-out and transportation; with float-over installation engineering and execution experience considered an advantage
  • Experience with float-over installation is preferred
  • Worldwide experience with contractors in particular those involved in the Offshore projects
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a focus on teamwork and the ability to communicate and interact within a PMT
  • Application and in-depth knowledge of stakeholder specifications and a working knowledge of Industry standards

Technical and Business Skills:
  • A high level of proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Computer literacy involving the regular use of professional office applications and some technical applications
  • Ability to work on or be based on a platform or vessel

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