Job title: Construction Superintendent - Piping
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Perak
  • Oil and Gas
  • Production
  • Construction
Job published: 2019-04-24
Job ID: 32317

Job Description


  • Support the Resident Engineer – Topsides to deliver on the fabrication of the Pegaga topsides piping spools.
  • Promote safety awareness and performance among Contractor and sub-contractors’ personnel to deliver set safety targets.
  • Oversee the activities of the Contractor and sub-contractors to ensure the piping spools fabrication and erection activities are carried out in accordance with plan & procedures and in adherence with safety & quality requirements.
  • Manage Contractor piping spools fabrication and erection activities & performance, including identifying potential problems, determining corrective actions needed in order to achieve project objectives and work to have these implemented.
  • Support the discipline mechanical completion process. Coordinate completion of ITR-As for area completion and close-out of discipline punchlists.
  • Based in the fabrication yard for the full duration of assignment.



Health, Safety, & Environment

  • Ensure compliance to all relevant MP & regulatory policies and procedures.
  • Drive safety performance among team members, Contractor & sub-contractors’ personnel to achieve safety targets.
  • Demonstrate exemplary commitment & leadership to MP’s HSSE goals and culture through active participation in toolbox meetings and safety initiatives.
  • Proactive & visible engagement on HSE initiatives with Contractor & sub-contractors’ personnel.


  • Review and provide input to Contractor’s piping fabrication schedule to ensure the schedule is realistic and meets the project requirements.
  • Manage the Contractor’s piping spools fabrication activities & performance, including identifying potential problems, determining corrective actions needed in order to achieve project objectives and work to have these implemented.
  • Review piping fabrication drawings and ISO drawings to ensure it is consistent with the AFC drawings and all necessary fabrication details are incorporated.
  • Review Piping test package prior piping hydrotest.
  • Provide oversight for the safe & timely construction, of the necessary infrastructure upgrade, to support the construction, integration and load-out of the Pegaga topsides.
  • Provide oversight over the fabrication, installation and removal of temporary fabrication supports.
  • Provide technical input in view of practicality for constructability related to the fabrication sequences / processes methodology as well as in the area for future offshore installation.
  • Review the procedures and JHA for critical construction activities, including construction method of statement, work sequence, lifting plan, project progress and ensure sufficient manpower, facilities and equipment/tools for construction work in accordance to contractual plan/schedule, HSE, QA/QC and specification requirement.
  • Review & coordinate the approval of site modification requests, resolution of site technical queries (STQs) and structural integrity checks on temporary construction supports and modification works.
  • Coordinate the timely preparation & approval of red-line mark-ups and piping as-built drawings.
  • Coordinate with the wider project team, Contractor and MWS on necessary reviews & approvals required to effect critical activities including the installation of the flare boom, installation of the living quarters on the topsides and load-out & seafastening. Ensure all documentation required by MWS are complete and available timely.
  • Review the piping ship-loose list and layout location plan and ensure compliance with the plan.
  • Coordinate the verification of the as-built dimensions of the topsides, jacket and wellhead deck and ensure they are within the prescribed tolerances required for offshore installation.


  • Report progress, performance, initiatives, issues and challenges to Resident Engineer.
  • Participate and provide input to Constructability Reviews, Construction Readiness Reviews and other construction related reviews during project planning and execution stage.
  • Ensure Piping as-built drawings & other relevant documentation required as part of Final Documentation are progressively reviewed and compiled.
  • Provide input to and participate in construction lessons learned reviews.
  • Assist the Resident Engineer in interface management with third parties, including IVB, MWS and Company’s other Contractors.
  • Provide coaching to other staff to enable them to do similar construction work and take on a similar role on future projects.


  • Develop a good collaborative relationship both within MP’s team and with the Contractor & Subcontractors’ personnel with shared values and aligned objectives.
  • Participate in site progress meetings, construction related reviews and interface meetings.
  • An awareness of working practices in contract management and administration. Also aware of contract terms & conditions specific to his area of responsibility.
  • Conversant with the Contractor’s systems and procedures applicable to his scope of work.
  • Ability to understand and review planning activity works.
  • Conversant with applicable specifications and codes.




  • Experienced in overseeing the fabrication and erection of piping spools of a large integrated decks. Degree in mechanical engineering will be an added advantage.
  • Familiar with offshore structures design & construction specifications and codes.
  • Conversant with processes and procedures for managing HSE performance in a fabrication yard.
  • Conversant with construction best practices, including processes, procedures, associated constraints and mitigations. Specific previous experience in the fabrication & loadout of topsides of more than 10,000MT is preferred.


  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in working collaboratively with Contractor and Sub-contractors personnel.


  • General and project management skills, technical skills, good communication skills, analytical skills, good interpersonal skills.
  • Able to work independently.