Operational Readiness & Assurance Production Superintendent - VR/28251

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Status: Permanent
Location: Westhill, Aberdeenshire
Ref: VR/28251
Rate: Available Upon Request

Currently recruiting for an experienced Operational Readiness & Assurance Production Superintendent on a permanent staff basis for a market leader in FPSO solutions. The successful candidate will work out of the company’s Westhill office and hybrid working opportunities will be available. There will be a requirement for international travel to shipyards, as well as offshore travel in the North Sea.


The OR&A Production Superintendent shall lead the development and execution of all production related operational readiness & assurance activities.  The post holder will ensure production activities are adequately identified, defined, scoped, costed and executed in order to meet OR&A requirements.


Reporting to the OR&A Manager, the OR&A Production Superintendent will have the following main duties and responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that relevant activities within the discipline are within the company framework and in conformance with contract requirements, project execution plan, and relevant laws and regulations.
  • Delivering all production related OR&A activities, as identified in the AIP OR&A Management System Process.
  • Delivering the commitments in the OR&A operations preparation strategy and production related activities in the scope of work/contract.
  • Following the RACI chart for each activity within the OR&A operations preparation strategy, and either executing, coordinating or monitoring progress of activities as required.
  • Coordinating with third parties, the Project Team, Operations Support and others to plan for and deliver the activities.
  • Leading the activities required for the O&M phase (procedures, registers, TAR plans, etc).  
  • Leading the development of the Ops Manuals (including marine).
  • Leading the development of the assurance programs (ops acceptance of systems/milestone reviews from the project).
  • Leading the development of the plan for start-up.
  • Leading the development of the relevant onboard systems and equipment (e.g., the lab, the weeps and seeps register, CCR log books, etc.).
  • Assisting with personnel preparation related OR&A activities.
  • Assisting with project preparation related OR&A activities.  
  • Ensuring that required documents are developed in a timely manner.?
  • Keeping OR&A Manager and Project Cost Controller updated with regards to planned activities and their costs versus budget and current forecast.
  • General support of and participation in?OR&A activities, including liaison with Contractor and Client.



  • Previous experience in a similar Operations/Production Superintendent type role, directly within the North Sea oil and gas industry, is essential.
  • Experience with AIP FPSOs is essential.
  • Previous shipyard-based experience would be advantageous.
  • Project execution experience would be advantageous.

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