Mechanical Supervisor-Operation

Req Id:  11206
Job Family:  Operations - Offshore Maintenance

Kula Lumpur, MY, 50470


Our Vision.

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.


Our Profile.

We design, build, install and operate offshore floating facilities for the offshore energy industry. As a leading technology provider, we put our marine expertise at the service of a responsible energy transition by reducing emissions from fossil fuel production, while developing cleaner solutions for renewable energy sources. More than 7,000 SBMers worldwide are committed to sharing their experience to deliver safe, sustainable and affordable energy from the oceans for generations to come. Together, we are driving progress forward in a TRUE. BLUE. TRANSITION. 



Contract Type:Permanent

Main missions:

The Mechanical Supervisor will exhibit leadership, supervisory and safety behaviours and will specifically ensure that all aspects of Mechanical Maintenance are carried out safely. He is responsible for the effectiveness and competence of the mechanical team under his supervision.


The Mechanical Supervisor is authorised to ensure the timely repair and maintenance of mechanical systems and equipment.


  • Manage and supervise effectively
  • Dismantle, repair and reassemble mechanical equipment
  • Condition monitor mechanical equipment
  • Diagnose faults in mechanical equipment
  • Monitor and maintain pollution control measures

Job requirements


•    HNC/HND or equivalent in mechanical Engineering preferred. OR Chief Engineer Certificate as per STCW Reg AIII/2



•    Minimum 5 years offshore experience of which 3 must be at supervisor level.

Specific skills / expertise / product:

• HNC/HND or equivalent in mechanical Engineering preferred. OR Chief Engineer Certificate as per STCW Reg AIII/2

• Extensive experience in maintenance of oil pumps, gas compressors (reciprocating and centrifugal), water injection pumps, and power generation equipment.

• FPSO experience desirable.

• Fully experienced with PTW and Risk Assessment Techniques.

• Medically fit to offshore international standards such as ENG1 or equivalent.

  1. Behaviours & inter-personal skills – Key points

Personal: Conscientious, flexible, versatile and determined. Capable of assertive and positive communication and performance.

Leadership: Good safety behaviour and supervisory skills. Good levels of written and spoken communication in English language. Clear understanding of personnel behavioural and team issues. Capable of motivating teams. Flexible in applying different approaches to work demands.

Technical: Appropriate standard of supervisory, technical, and professional knowledge as defined by competences.

IT: Good familiarity with computerised maintenance recording systems. Practical familiarity with standard ‘Office’ software package. Operation and use of Internet and electronic mail system.




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”). For further information, please visit our website at 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.