Operations Engineer - Sbm Operations

Req Id:  11207
Job Family:  Operations - Onshore Operations

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:

As an Operations Engineer you provide Global & transversal support to the operating facility.

You ensure safe and continuous running of the operation both onshore and offshore. You meet budgetary constraints and optimization for cost reductions and you deputize as Operations Manager as and when required


In order to Ensure Safety, Integrity and Performance of the operating facility, YOU ARE TO:

1.1 Coordinate efficiently between the asset group, the offshore facility, the engineering support group, vendors and the Client

1.2 Provide expertise to solve technical & organizational issues

1.3 Ensure regulatory compliance by following up on Class issues, local regulations and Flag

1.4 Assume the position of Emergency responder for major incidents


In order to achieve Continuous Improvement and optimization of the business tool , YOU ARE TO:

2.1 Analyze technical and financial data to be able to propose improvements

2.2 Ensure implementation of optimization initiatives

2.3 Develop a 90 days annual operations plan and three year Operations Plan


Job requirements


•    A bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related field


•    5- 10 years years of experience in engineer operations

Specific skills / expertise / product:

  • Great research and reporting skills
  • Strong understanding of operations, services, and applications
  • Excellent engineering and manufacturing control
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A talent for technical innovation understanding
  1. Behaviours & inter-personal skills – Key points

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

Leadership: Exemplary safety and managerial leadership skills. Good levels of written and spoken communication in English language. Clear understanding of behavioural personnel issues and logistics. Capable to motivate Senior staff members and teams in general. Flexible in applying different approaches to changing work demands

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

IT: 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 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.