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Logistics Superintendent in Pau at SeaOwl Group

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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Job Description

We are currently recruiting experienced Logistics Superintendent on behalf of a major international Oil Company

Location: Gabon, Malaysia   Offshore

Start Date:  01/01/2019

Duration:  31/10/2019


-  Engineering and Contracting Phase: Stat 09/18

      ▪ 1 Senior Drill Eng.

      ▪ 1 Senior Well Test Eng.

      ▪ 1 Drilling Spdt

▪ All Positions based in Malaysia. Asian or Expat accepted.


- Pre-Ops Phase:

     ▪ 1 Senior Fluid Eng. Expat OK

     ▪ 1 Logistic Spdt. Expat OK. French speaking mandatory for this position

     ▪ 1 Logistic Exec. Local  ▪ All position based in Gabon


- OPS phase: 08/19

     ▪ 2 HSE Officer (back to back = 4) Onshore + Offshore

     ▪ 2 Day drilling Supervisor

     ▪ 2 Material Coord.


    Engineering and contracting phase in Malaysia. Start 09/18, 3 to 6 months

    Pre-Ops Phase in Gabon. Start Q1_2019

    Ops Phase in Gabon, 08/19 for 3 to 4 months


All technical positions MUST have DeepWater + West Africa experiences

Drilling depth = 2800M of water. Deepest well ever for Petronas

Drillship Unit. Lot of salt formation. No HP/HT



  1. i) Responsible for all logistics related matters throughout the drilling campaign.
  2. ii) To coordinate the movements of company’s vessel(s) between Supply base and drilling rig and advise/update Drilling Superintendent/Senior Drilling Engineer as necessary on these movements.

iii) Strategize and manage warehouse and base operations in the most effective, safe and cost efficient manner to meet business requirements while ensuring compliance with company established policies, procedures and regulatory requirements, practice of good governance and integrity in the overall processes and practices to support uninterrupted exploration, drilling and development and production operations.

  1. iv) To liaise with related Government bodies. Liaison with Government bodies such as environmental control, customs and immigration of incoming materials.
  2. v) Ensure all equipment and materials transported offshore comply with company HSE Management System requirements.
  3. vi) To setup crew change model and procedures and monitor crew change arrangement for crew changes throughout the operation via helicopter.

vii) Prepare equipment check list for rig mob/de-mob and monitor the movement of all drilling materials and work closely with rig contractor.

viii) Plan, organize and manage activities required for the implementation of freight forwarding/logistics contract services pertaining to costing, shipping, procurement, contracting, handling and ensure compliance to local and international customs and other statutory regulations and requirements for cost-effectiveness, smooth execution and completion of projects. Monitoring and expediting contractors for Drilling Materials operational requirement.

  1. ix) Direct and manage all drilling, testing materials received and delivered as per plan with specific objective of achieving optimum drilling operation cost or as assigned/required by drilling superintendent/drilling engineer.
  2. x) Assist and advise the Drilling Superintendent and Senior Drilling Engineer of equipment and materials, shortages and status prior to and during the execution phase of the Drilling Programme.
  3. xi) Plan all drilling material orders for warehouse stock and tracks the orders during the supply chain phase. Place order for material with the intent to maintain minimum equipment inventory and to maximize operational flexibility.

xii) Organize and supervise materials handling activities to ensure safe and efficient offloading, loading and transportation of materials to the respective Warehouse/ Yard/Jetty.

xiii) Produce project completion and post drilling view report of materials.

xiv) Provide advisory and guidance on freight forwarding/logistics operations through risk evaluation, information sharing on lesson learnt and experience with project team in offering effective procurement services.

  1. xv) Ensure drilling equipment and materials are delivered to the drilling rig on timely basis.

xvi) Execute physical counting of materials delivered and received as assigned/ required by drilling activities.

xvii) Prepare RO/ SCC and process invoices (verification, cost allocation, etc in accordance with Finance requirement) from all drilling activities.

xviii) Reports to Wells Manager.



*Good English & French proficiency and able to communicate with local.

*Good team work with project team members.

*Pleasant personality and able to interact with local.

*Possess a minimum of ten (10) years of experience in logistics for Drilling Operations.

*Minimum five (5) years of experience as Logistic Superintendent / Supply Base Manager/Senior Logistic Advisor for drilling operations.

*Experience in in materials and warehouse management, logistics handling/ operation in African countries and/ or remote locations.

This job will be on Rotation basis






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