Operations Manager

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Job Reference 1243090

Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Permanent

Date Added May 9, 2024

Airswift is seeking an Operations Manager to work on a permanent contract in Rio de Janeiro with a major Oil & Gas Company.

This Professional will be the ship’s contact point for the design and tender teams, providing continuity of knowledge about the ship’s capabilities, performance, cost base and technical library.

During project execution, VOM supports (0) the Project Manager/Project Operations Manager and the Offshore Management Team (OMT) to deliver the vessel program according to schedule, ensuring constant, efficient and safe ways of working.


Deliver a vessel for the project to operate safely and efficiently (ready for mobilization);

Remain fully operational throughout the life of the project;

Identify the most efficient transition between projects;

Supervise people on board (POB) in agreement with the Project Operations Manager, i.e. numbers, skills, organization, origin etc., to meet project needs;

Continuously improve boarding safety and operational performance;

Maintain and update the technical library for the ship and its equipment, Standard Task Plans (STPs) and standard performance rhythms for specific activities performed by the ship and its equipment;

Carry out Performance Review (PMR)/ Compass of Offshore Manager and Field Engineers and ensure PMRs of indirect reports i.e. Construction Team are carried out in a timely manner.


Higher in Engineering

Extensive experience in the offshore industry - subsea construction vessels

Proven ability to resolve operational issues without supervision and deliver effective results to internal customers

Fluent in English




Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients in STEM industries. We offer a turnkey workforce solution to acquire, mobilise and employ top talent in over 70 countries. With 800 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, 7,000 contractors and a candidate database of 1.5m specialists, our geographical reach and pool of available talent, experience and expertise is unmatched in the industry. We are proud to serve as a trusted advisor to clients looking to expand their operations internationally and offer employer of record services, payroll outsourcing, as well as HR consulting.


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