Job Title: Technical Superintendent


Closing Date: 20 October 2023

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Well-Safe Solutions, Aberdeen, though there may be a requirement to visit and work at other company locations or supplier’s premises as required.

Job Type:


Reporting Line:

The Technical Superintendent will report directly to the Operations Director.


The Technical Superintendent shall support the company’s owned and operated assets in all aspects relating to asset integrity, including: regulatory compliance, class surveys, engineering support, management of change, vendor liaison and project planning. As a key member of the onshore operations support team, the role will also provide advise to other team members related to technical and asset integrity matters.

Key responsibilities:
The Technical Superintendent will be required to:
  • Directly and indirectly support the company’s assets in all technical and asset integrity matters:
    • Planning class and regulatory surveys and inspections
    • Providing and coordinating front line engineering support
    • Overseeing equipment overhauls/inspections and managing vendors
    • Ensuring application of a rigorous Management of Change process in all proposed or executed modifications.
  • Provide guidance to the offshore management teams in all technical matters
  • Assist the Rig Manager(s) in matters related to asset integrity and modifications, including attending client meetings
  • Provide oversight on the application of the Company’s maintenance management/ERP system relating to equipment integrity
  • Provide initial planning and organisation of capital and maintenance projects
  • Assist the onshore and offshore management teams in personnel development and succession planning
  • Be a key part of building the company’s identity and culture as a professional and focused P&A specialist contractor.
Key outcomes:
  • No incidents, accidents or harm to the environment
  • No events that will harm the public image or reputation of the company
  • On time and on cost delivery of capital and maintenance projects
  • Successful implementation of the company’s asset strategy
Limits of authority:

Full responsibility for all operational activities within the philosophies and constraints laid out in the job description.

The company reserves the right to amend or change the activities listed, taking into account the job holder’s qualifications and experience to enable the business needs to be met.

Knowledge & Competency:


  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a similar role within a MODU owner/operator, or owner of other relevant assets such as offshore construction vessels
  • Qualified with a relevant degree, such as engineering or technology, or possessing commensurate industry experience such as Chief Engineer’s tickets or demonstrable experience in a similar role
  • Ability to take on and rapidly process large volumes of information in a structured and organised manner
  • Understanding of the requirements and workings of Classification Societies and other regulators
  • Good team player


  • International exposure
  • Understanding of and connections within vendor organisations
  • Wider industry experience