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Tubing Supervisor-12-China P2

Req Id:  971
Job Family:  Construction

China Yard BOMESC, China Yard BOMESC

SBM Offshore believes the oceans will provide the world with safe, sustainable and affordable energy for generations to come. We share our experience to make it happen.  Take part in a world-class, diverse, and talented team committed to responsible business conduct and see where the future takes you.   #ENERGYCOMMITTED

Candidates with instrument background is preferred


“Tubing Supervisor” Roles & Responsibilities


The Tubing Supervisor conducts the installation, inspection and testing/flushing of tubing systems low and high pressures. He also participates to the pre-commissioning & commissioning phases.


As part of his duties, he must be able to:


  • Supervise/communicate direct Yard manpower, subcontractors..
  • Monitor/report progress
  • Identify/anticipate technical issues and provide solutions
  • Lead by example for Safety and Quality
  • Perform basic Engineering on site (Site routing…)




  • Valid training certificate from Autoclave (Parker) and Swagelok on high pressure tubing and fittings.




  • A minimum of 8 years’ construction experiences in the Offshore construction business and systems. Preferably gained on FPSOs or Offshore Platforms
  • Proven experience at installation and testing of tubing for the following applications: hydraulic, pneumatic, process/chemical lines, HPUs, Control valves, Skids and various other Topsides equipment such as but not limited with chemical injection and distribution systems, subsea hydraulic, TUTUs.
  • Proven experience at high pressure tubing installation and testing (Autoclave, Swagelok etc.) required
  • Hands on experience with Autoclave - Manual cone and thread, Machine cone and thread, Hydraulic pre - set tool, hydraulic bender required


Discipline Skills

  • Read and understand schematics, P&ID, hook-up diagrams to determine materials needed for fabrication of various
  • Work/interface directly with Engineering, Yard, Vendors and Inspectors to ensure work is completed per specifications.
  • Supervise the Yard team for tubing, actuated valve installation
  • Familiar with Tubing standards, rating ,wall thickness, material of construction ( AISI 316, Monel, SDSS, 6Mo etc. ) , type of fittings (double ferrule, single ferrule, Parker MPI, Parker Autoclave cone and thread etc.), tubing clamps (Stauff….).
  • Familiar with fitting threads BSPT, BSPP, BSP, NPT, NPSM etc.
  • Familiar with selection and usage of PTFE thread sealants.
  • Familiar with Tubing Valves, Air Distribution Manifolds (ADM) and piping interface flanges .
  • Familiar with tubing and fitting handling, storage and preservation methods
  • Experience in heat traced tubing, PU jacket tubing installation.
  • Familiar with tubing flushing standards (Hot oil or water base flushing), experience on tubing flushing activities 

SBM Offshore N.V. is a listed holding company that is headquartered in Amsterdam. It holds direct and indirect interests in other companies that collectively with SBM Offshore N.V. form the SBM Offshore Group (“the Company”).  SBM Offshore provides floating production solutions to the offshore energy industry, over the full product lifecycle. The Company is market leading in leased floating production systems delivered to date, with multiple units currently in operation and has unrivalled operational experience in this field. The Company’s main activities are the design, supply, installation, operation and the life extension of floating production solutions for the offshore energy industry.  As of December 31, 2018, Group companies employ approximately 4,350 people worldwide, including circa 650 contractors, which are spread over offices in key markets, operational shore bases and the offshore fleet of vessels. Group Companies employ a further 400 people, working for the joint ventures with two construction yards. For further information, please visit our website at www.sbmoffshore.com. The companies in which SBM Offshore N.V. directly and indirectly owns investments are separate entities.

SBM Offshore is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  SBM Offshore does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.