Rig Technical Superintendent

LOCATION: Singapore

JOB ID: 93


POSTED: 2017-09-25 04:09:00

Our client is a well-known European integrated energy company operating a fleet of oil rigs in Asia and they are now looking for a Technical Superintendent to join the Technical team in Singapore and to supervise the Technical Management of the APAC assets.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitor daily drilling activities in view of optimizing procedures and equipment in order to improve the overall efficiency.
  • Review equipment requirements in light of current technology and regulatory requirements and to make recommendations accordingly.
  • Responsible for reviewing and optimizing on technical equipment and systems.
  • Co-ordinate the in-house planned maintenance by collecting and reviewing monthly reports and keeping current log of maintenance activities, and maintain the system.
  • Ensuring that IFS/Maintenance is incorporated in projects and other tasks where information is important in relation to equipment history and maintenance planning.
  • Monitor and control subcontractor’s workshop repairs and the refurbishment of the rig equipment.
  • Co-ordinate all technical projects such as new equipment installation, upgrades, modifications.
  • Communication towards Class Society incl. planning and execution of classification surveys.
  • Daily communication with the Technical Team offshore, the onshore Rig Team and HQ Asset Team.
  • The supervision and general responsibility towards the department for the co-ordination of the in-house planned maintenance system and of any technical projects.
  • Works under the direction of the Rig Manager. Authority will normally be restricted to matters of routine administration within standard procedures.



  • You have a Marine or Mechanical Engineer Degree
  • 3 to 5 years of experience within international offshore work project management or on board a Rig oil on a similar position.
  • You are conversant with safety, health and environmental management principles, and good knowledge to computer based maintenance systems.
  • You have a strong focus on results, and work independently and with a logical approach to problem solving.
  • Singapore based candidates will be considered in priority for the role.