Oceaneering Survey Party Chief in Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering’s business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management.

Duties & Responsibilities

*Purpose *

The position of Party Chief of Marine Construction Survey Services exists for the purpose of managing and carrying out required tasks in the field for survey projects, as requested by manager or project specific manager, and / or field client representatives for the survey project’s field activities. This position is responsible for assuring that client needs are effectively met regarding field activities, and that all tasks are performed efficiently, responsibly and in accordance with safe work procedures.

Functions

ESSENTIAL

  • Assist new and fellow employees in performing their work in accordance with safe work procedures
  • Coordinating and communicating with clients, crew members and project managers
  • Conduct and document daily Job Safety Analysis (JSA)/ Safety pre-tower meetings
  • Responsible for offshore operations including personnel, daily progress and asset utilization
  • Train and adhere to OII, DOTD or client company’s specific requirements
  • Managing and carrying out specific job tasks as requested by client or project manager
  • Comply with company safety rules and training, conduct operations safely and report any unsafe condition or practices immediately to his/her supervisor
  • Responsible for the care and safety of company equipment
  • Training of fellow field personnel

NON-ESSENTIAL

  • All other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • This position has no direct reports however has in the field temporary supervisory responsibilities of the assigned crew.

Reporting Relationship

  • Project Manager – Marine Consrtuction Surveys
  • Operations Manager – Marine Construction Surveys

Qualifications

*Qualifications *

REQUIRED

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Three or more years experience as a Sr Surveyor in the Marine Construction Survey field
  • Must be proficient with a variety of the field concepts, practices, procedures and equipment operations such as GPS, USBL, LBL and Navigation Software
  • Must have valid driver’s license and suitable driving record that is able to meet company driver requirements
  • Must have or be able to obtain TWIC card (Transportation Worker Identification Credential)

Must have knowledge of basic computer skills, major survey equipment manufacturer’s software and equipment

DESIRED

  • Two year technical degree or higher in field of study

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

Team Leadership/ Decision Making/ Planning and Organizing/ Developing Others:

  • Expresses pride in the group and encourages people to feel good about their accomplishments
  • Shares knowledge and resources and encourages the same of others
  • Ability to make objective decisions timely and effectively
  • Skill to recognize when decisions or information should be referred to a higher authority
  • Ability to establish and maintain project priorities
  • Ability to plan, organize and direct the work of others
  • Ability to conduct training for an appropriate audience

Health and Safety/ Technology/ Stress Management/ Flexibility:

  • Knowledge of methods and techniques used in safety inspections and accident prevention
  • Knowledge of principles, practices and methods of safety and health as it relates to employees and the public
  • Skill to work effectively under pressure
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and work environments as well as adverse conditions such as weather, equipment problems and job conditions
  • Have a good sense of direction (able to self-navigate)
  • Be able to perform basic field calculations
  • Ability to use various information technology systems required for successful job performance

Client Focus/ Communication/ Ethics and Integrity:

  • Ability to determine and meet customer needs
  • Ability to promote and be accountable for quality customer service
  • Respond to clients in a positive and truthful manner
  • Solves customer problems quickly and effectively
  • Ensures that regular and consistent communication takes place within area of responsibility
  • Maintain inter-office and project confidentiality
  • Respond politely to members of the community
  • Working as a team member/ getting along with co-workers
  • Responding in a positive manner to supervision

Closing Statement

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Job Title: Survey Party Chief

Location: Aberdeen, Scotland

Job ID: 11915

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time