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Trenching Specialist – River Scope McDermott Engineering Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India



10 years - plus



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Sun Jul 07, 2019
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Sat May 18, 2019

Job Summary

Our client Mcdermott is looking for a senior trenching specialist for their Marine division.
Operationally reports to the Installation Manager and functionally reports to the Director Marine Operations.

Job Description

Prinary Functions:

  • Assist in planning dredging and backfill operations to ensure technical feasibility and schedule

  • Direct and supervise trenching sub-contract to ensure sound dredging practice, compliance with Company and project specifications and compliance with industry and project QHSES requirements.

  • Primary technical focal point for dredging and rock backfill for PMT, engineering and operational team

During Planning Stages:

  • Review and aid in selection of dredging methods in consultation with PMT

  • Review and aid in selection of rock backfill methods in consultation with PMT

  • Review and approve sub-contractor procedures and schedules

  • Review and provide input into McDermott execution plans and procedures as applicable

  • Provide input into overall EPCI schedule

During Operations:

  • Report daily on sub-contract dredging progress

  • Provide input into planning department on progress and forecasting

  • Support resolution of any punch list items occurring during execution

  • Understand and implement QHSES requirements of Company and project specific

  • Ensure safe, economic and technically sound decisions relating to area of expertise

  • Assist in consultation with local stakeholders, port authority, other government departments and other third parties to coordinate the work

  • Review permit to work and ensure completeness of all requirements

Perform other related activities as directed by line manager