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Project Operations Manager

  • Location: Kingston upon Thames, Greater London, England
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Renewables
  • Contact: Duncan Lowe
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01483 400 786
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 07 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 1037546
NRL are working with a globally recognised offshore energy services contractor to recruit a Project Operations Manager to work on a permanent basis from their offices in Kingston.

Role Responsibilities:
  • The primary role as the POM is to be the focal point for the fleet reporting to local operations management as well as:
  • Ensure safe/cost effective scheduling
  • Ensure vessel suitability to perform safely/efficiently activities or propose any alternates activities
  • Liaising with Vessel Asset Manager (VAM) and Vessel Management Team (VMT)
  • Actively safeguard the Safety vision and HSE Policies
  • Participate with PMT to offshore installation strategy definition and collaborate to optimise offshore tentative schedule/overall sequences
  • Project vessels readiness remains within PMT (Project Management Team) remits
  • Assist PMT for the definition/optimisation of necessary installation aids/spares and of the support spread validation/choice/optimisation
  • Participate actively to HAZID, HAZOP and operational/technical audits to validate various project groups choices
  • Ensure that all operations are intrinsically safe and report immediately to Corporate should different instructions be given to vessels
  • Be present and visible on board during startup/critical phases of any offshore activities.
  • Initiate/participate to project Kick Off on board vessel
  • Liaise with engineering/PMT to lead and achieve most efficient/effective solutions for the methodology chosen for construction activities
  • Interface with Corporate to select and optimise resources allocated to vessels and assist the PMT in their timely mobilisation
  • Interface with the on board VMT in order to implement sequences proposed by PMT
  • Interface with asset, in particular with the VAM, to implement all operating relevant activities established during various maintenance campaigns and during upgrades and to achieve safer and more cost-effective vessel performances
  • Verify the installation schedule and propose solutions in case of discrepancy with the schedule of the bid stage or updated at a later stage
  • Report schedule criticalities to Corporate to ensure that the overall marine unit utilisation schedule is maintained/modified accordingly
  • Participate and suggest solutions to offshore operations management in case of criticalities within vessel operation activity
  • Keep vessel and on-board equipment efficiency under control, supervising/suggesting