Field Superintendent I


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Petrofac is currently looking to recruit a Field Superintendent l to be based in Vedanta.

What we do

Petrofac is a leading international service provider to the energy industry, with a diverse client portfolio including many of the world’s leading energy companies.

We design, build, manage and maintain infrastructure for the energy industries. Our comprehensive and tailored service offering covers each stage of the project life cycle and a variety of commercial models, giving our clients the flexibility, they need.


Equal Opportunities

We recruit, reward, and develop our people based on merit regardless of race, nationality, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability. We value our people and treat everyone who works for or with Petrofac fairly and without discrimination.

Petrofac is striving to develop a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone can contribute. We encourage everyone to apply, especially those individuals who form part of underrepresented groups. Applications are also welcome from candidates who want to discuss flexible working or job-sharing requests.


Scope of Responsibilities

Plans and supervises and participates in the installation, maintenance, repair, test and calibration of a wide variety of Electrical, Electronic and pneumatic instruments, systems and analyzers. Plans and supervises the day to day maintenance, repair, removal and replacement of a wide range of power generation, distribution and control equipment and switchgear, supervising the activities of Company employees and contracted technicians. Supervises all work on platform heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems. Schedules and assigns maintenance tasks to subordinate technicians and follows-up to ensure proper completion. Supervises all work on platform safety equipment, valves and Well head tree valve preventive maintenance. Schedules and assigns maintenance tasks to subordinate technicians and follows-up to ensure proper completion. Participates in or carries out troubleshooting of complex and more routine faults as required. Ensures that maintenance schedules are adhered to, records are updated and that all activities are carried out in accordance with company’s Health, Safety and Environment policies and procedures.

Primary Duties

• Supervises the activities of assigned personnel in the Instrument & Control Systems, Electrical, HVAC, Well head PPM, Valves and safety equipment repair teams and on the assigned platform.

• Receives and reviews incoming Instrument, Electrical, HVAC, Valves and safety equipment work requests for the assigned field location. Determines and enters work request requirements in terms of man-hours, skill levels, materials and equipment required into Maximo and assigns criticality. In cases of criticality/equipment breakdown, liaises with production to immediately respond to production requirement.

• Receives the preventive maintenance work program of work orders. Arranges the daily schedule, determines necessary skill levels, allocates work to technicians and arranges for support services, materials and/or test equipment availability. Arranges appropriate JSA for PTW and passes to the Permit coordinator to initiate preparation. Monitors the progress of Instrument, Electrical, HVAC, Well head PPM’S, Valves and safety equipment work, provides advice and guidance on courses of action to be taken and arranges for equipment testing and/or fitting work to be inspected when required. Reviews completed work, checks and carries out start-up tests.

• Ensures that all work orders and check lists are completed with actual manhours taken, materials used, date job completed and entered data into the Maximo System. At the end of each shift, discusses work with the Maintenance Foreman and updates him on the current situation within the Unit, discusses any problems requiring technical or logistical requirements and any delays in programs. Also ensures the proper maintenance of all section records, files.

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