Technical Superintendent (Floatel Operations)

Job Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for the overall technical management of a fleet of Semi-submersible Floating Accommodation platform.
  • This includes overseeing the daily operations of maintenance and repair, budgeting, survey schedules, onboard general assessment of vessels, inspections and docking, etc.
  • Ensure the assigned vessels are technically operational or otherwise managed accordingly to the management agreement requirement.
  • Liaise with vendors and operation/marketing teams on technical and operational readiness including vessel performance, etc.
  • Perform evaluation for dry-docking, repair quotes and selection of shipyards for repair works, ship maintenance etc.
  • Attend to vessel dry docking, repairs and survey when required and determine repair specifications for dry docking and maintenance.
  • Provide and compile documented reports upon completion of dry docking, including summaries of works performed, operational budgets, and actual expenditures.
  • Identify and source for technical and operational supplies required for the vessels and ensure the rates provides the best value.
  • Monitor technical status of vessel with relation to class cert and survey.
  • Monitor scheduled Planned Maintenance are completed effectively.
  • Ensure that all copies of statutory, solas and equipment certificates (life rafts, compasses, etc) are properly maintained and documented.
  • Provide technical assistance, support and advice to vessel.
  • Perform monthly review of logs processes and attend to vessel inspections.
  • Supervise contractors’ repair/maintenance of vessels.
  • Perform budgeting and cost control measures on ship spares and docking requirements.
  • Perform technical compliance audits and investigation on defects/failures on a regular scheduled basis to ensure conformance.
  • Work closely with the HSE Management team to ensure smooth and successful implementation of QHSE system and policies for the Division.
  • Perform systematic review of recommended codes, guidelines and standards and ensure compliance with Quality & Safety Management standards.
  • Ensure and maintain vessels’ zero loss time accident record and to report all vessel incidents, Near Misses to prevent and eliminate potential incidents.
  • Reports to Business Unit Manager and matrix report to Technical Fleet Management Department.
  • Undertake any other Technical related assignments as and when required.

Preferred Experience

  • Relevant experience in senior shipboard management, technical supervision or project management in the shipbuilding/ship repair industry, or similar shore-based role with semi-submersible experience.
  • Experience and comprehensive knowledge of DP3 operations, power management systems and load sharing.
  • Experience and knowledge of Class approved Planned Maintenance Systems, including modern maintenance technologies and repair strategies.
  • Experience and knowledge of vessel repair, relevant legislative requirements and MODU Class rules.
  • Experience of cost estimating & planning, budgetary control measures, cost control procedures, material resourcing & control.
  • Proven ability to work independently, as well as part of a team, well organised and able to take own initiatives.
  • Good communication skills both in English and Mandarin to liaise with Chinese stakeholders.
  • Knowledge and experience of DP Floatel operations.
  • Knowledge & experience of electro-hydraulic offshore gangways.
  • Knowledge & experience of semi-sub stability.

Basic Occupational Competence

  • CoC as per STCW Regulation III/2 (Chief Engineer Unlimited) or Degree in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, with the relevant application training in marine engineering field.
  • Computer Competence - Fully conversant with Microsoft Office suite of programmes, and Microsoft Project.

Basic Safety Requirements

  • OPITO approved Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (BOSIET).


Desired Skills and Experience

Maintenance, Schedule, Vessel Management, platform, Vessels, Vessel Operations, repair, Inspection, daily operations, building management, Management

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