Production Superintendent - Operability/Projects

Req Id:  11420
Job Family:  Operations - Production

Kula Lumpur, MY, 50470


As an Internal Employee we value the contribution you make to SBM Offshore. See how a change in role doesn’t just develop you further but also us.


Energy is a fundamental basic need of our society. Fossil fuels, including oil, are an essential source of energy and will remain so until renewable energies have the capacity to meet the growing demand for energy.

Nearly 5,000 SBMers globally are proud to design, build and operate floating facilities that produce more than 1% of the world’s oil. We do it in the safest, most affordable and most sustainable way. And we continuously strive to reduce emissions, in line with our emissionZEROTM program.

As a leader in floating technologies for the oil and gas industry, we recognize the significant importance of climate change and the growing need for renewable energy. We invest in products and services that enable the transition towards renewable energy, with a focus on Floating Offshore Wind, Wave Energy, and Carbon Capture and Storage. In addition, we also develop Smart Digital Services to improve and support everything we do.

Oceans play a central role in producing the energy of today and of tomorrow. We work together with the world’s leading energy companies to make that happen. We act responsibly and ethically so that communities where we operate benefit from our presence and activities.

We are committed to sharing our experience to deliver safe, sustainable, and affordable energy from the oceans for generations to come.

We are Energy. Committed.




Joining the Engineering Team in KL during the WIN phase of Projects before following the project through to the Yard and Offshore


Job Overview:
During Project Phase (Win/Execute) the Production Supt prepares for and executes offshore installation operations requirements. This role involves preparing engineering analysis, procedures, then coordinating with Project for a safely and efficiently offshore scope execution.


Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
Actively participate in P&ID Reviews, HAZOP and Model Reviews identifying Operability, Maintainability and Start-up issues and concerns

  • Develop offshore execution methods from offshore projects, during project execution.;
  • Driving safety by design and leading on opportunities for innovation
  • Review engineering, technical project preparation, and execution support to design for operations
  • Review of internal and external deliverables (drawings, reports, and procedures);
  • Preparation of offshore procedures.
  • Specifying Operation requirements.
  • Preparing and performing operational risk assessments.
  • Attend the testing of equipment.
  • Prepare and coordinate Production dept assigned to the Project
  • Developing and retaining motivated and competent people
  • Undertake the role of system owner
  • Liaises with the Commissioning and Operations Managers during the Engineering, Pre-Commissioning and Commissioning Phases & with the Client Operations Manager during the Start-up Phase

Essential Qualifications and Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
  • 10 plus years of experience in the oil and gas industry with Major Contractors.
  • Minimum of 5 years acting on position
  • Familiar with international codes and standards.
  • Good communication, coordination and organizing skills with ability to work with minimal supervision and liaise effectively and efficiently with other team members and outside stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate high level of interpersonal skills and integrity.
  • Stakeholder Management skills - Proven ability to build strong working relationship with internal and external parties.
  • It is expected to have previous experience and strong technical skills in one or more of the following domains: Gas processing, Gas Treatment, Oil System, Produced Water System, Seawater Treatment.
  • Participates in delivery of engagements, bringing analytical skills, familiarity with organizational and process issues, and related technologies.

On Offer :

Positions at SBM Offshore offer exposure to industry leading technologies, phenomenal opportunities for career progression and the chance to work alongside some of the industries top talent on the biggest FPSO projects in the world.


We offer excellent salaries, uplifts for International assignments and comprehensive benefits packages including Bonus, Share options and highly rewarding Pension Schemes.





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