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Subsea Operations Manager

Avanteq, Aberdeen

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Company: Avanteq Limited
Job title: Subsea Operations Manager
Location: Aberdeen
Employment type: Contract
Brief description: An Aberdeen Operator seeks a Subsea Operations Manager.

Full description:

Avanteq's client’s continued exploration focus provides the opportunity for a Subsea Operations Manager to join their company on a Staff basis.

Key Responsibilities:

·Accountable for the effective delivery and performance of the onshore subsea team. Also for provision, management and optimisation of resourcing forecasts for offshore execution. Ensure skills are appropriate with correct coverage and competency can be clearly demonstrated to ensure all work is carried out in a safe manner and complies with Operator values and safety policies/procedures.

·Responsible for operating to the pipeline integrity management standards set and ensuring compliance and delivery and reporting against same.

·Responsible for the inspection, repair and maintenance for all subsea equipment including flow-lines, gathering lines, shipping lines, pipelines and risers and subsea Equipment including SSIVs.

·Responsible for preparation of annual work plans and budgets for activities associated with subsea (& pipelines) inspection, repair and maintenance across all facilities (spend, resources, schedule, logistics) and delivering plan against budget.

·Responsible for the definition and then attainment of an appropriate set of metrics to drive continual improvement and optimisation of subsea delivery and performance.

·Management of subsea minor projects in the pursuit of sustaining or enhancing an existing asset’s production.

·Accountable for the subsea elements of the integrated asset plans.

·Responsible for the optimisation of subsea IRM strategies with demonstrable improvements and value add to the assets.

Key Requirements:

·Tertiary Education at a technical level (e.g. HNC, HND, Degree or MSc)

·Chartered Engineer (preferred)

·Relevant operational and subsea management/delivery experience

·Offshore survival & medical certificates

·Experience with oil and gas operations (topsides and subsea) and associated equipment classes and corresponding risks from a technical and practical stand-point.

·Experience with operational subsea IRM management, delivery and optimisation. Sound appreciation of inspection, repair and maintenance activities and techniques. Familiar with project/developments/operations and typical oil company processes.

·An experienced leader with a proven capability of effective at management of a team of highly motivated and skilled subsea & pipeline engineers to maintain and develop an essential and valuable resource for the business.

·Working knowledge of Subsea integrity data systems, Synergi, Maximo, Regulatory HSE reporting requirements in UKCS

If this position is of interest to you, please respond to the below or on the Avanteq website, attaching a copy of your current CV, anticipated availability and salary expectations.