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Operations Superintendent – Hoofddorp
OrganizationBluewater is a leading provider of innovative Single Point Mooring systems (SPM) and operator of Floating Production Storage and Offloading units (FPSO). Since its foundation in 1978, Bluewater has built a technological lead specialising in design, development, lease and operation of tanker-based production and storage systems, and has become a leading provider of innovative Single Point Mooring systems.
Bluewater currently owns and operates a number of Floating Production Storage and Offloading Systems (FPSOs): the Glas Dowr, the Aoka Mizu, the Bleo Holm, the Hæwene Brim and Munin.
The Operations Delivery Management department is responsible for the preparation, execution, management and successful delivery of operational support activities, programs and modifications in support of Bluewater’s FPSO fleet. In addition, the department is responsible to provide tender and pre-operational support. All in accordance with the Floating Production Division’s management and organizational structure and thereby contributes to the realization of the company’s goals and strategy.
FunctionAs an Operations Superintendent you are the main onshore focal point for operational issues. You will audit and advise ongoing, safe operation of asset operations in line with regulatory, quality and environmental guidelines and company procedures. You will provide operational input in floating production executed programs and in the project tendering phase. Furthermore you will liaise with discipline engineers, other Bluewater departments and external parties to ensure that operational issues requiring attention outside own capabilities are adequately addressed in a safe and timely manner.
RequirementsWe are looking for an independent, flexible and client orientated Operations Superintendent who knows how to corporate well in a team and can be persistent when necessary. Planning and organization is your talent and you have attention for detail. Preferably you are already living and working in the Netherlands. Furthermore you will have:
• a Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline
• 3-5 years of experience in offshore FPSO, preferable in the UK (superintendent level)
• experience in a supervisory capacity and in an onshore supporting role in the oil and gas industry
• the ability to progress multiple issues and projects simultaneously
• fluent in English, both written and verbal
OfferWe offer a fulltime, challenging position within an international environment. A market conform gross yearly salary, including a 13th month, holiday allowance, a non-contributory pension plan and a collective medical insurance.
InformationFor more information please contact Vanessa Walstra,
+31 (23) 711 5500.
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Please note that this is a staff position; interim candidates should not apply.
We can only accept applications from candidates who are currently eligible to live and work in the Netherlands.
Due to the high rate of response, acquisition by agencies is not appreciated and will not be responded to.