Company: Orion Group Skills: OIM Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree Employment Type: Rotational Contractor Salary: Negotiable Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates Status: Active
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume
does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.Located in region: Europe      

Are you an experienced OIM, looking for your next rotational positing, in Dubai?Job PurposeThe Offshore Installation Manager (OIM) is the overall responsible for the rig and its personnel. He must take an extensive series of safety, environmental and leadership courses to build up the necessary theoretical knowledge to lead a crew of up to 180 members.The OIM is also the overall responsible for all safety of personnel on board, and he ensures that -all operations on-board are performed in line with all rules and regulations. He also ensures that the client’s representative is kept informed about all activities and operations on board the rig.The OIM will manage the manpower and resources of the rig to achieve optimum performance so as to ensure the program is carried out in a safe, efficient and productive manner. The OIM will promote and ensure that all Company Policies and Procedures are communicated and understood by personnel on the rig. Key Result Areas (Key Accountabilities)Operations/Maintenance:Manage the planning and efficient execution of the work-over/drilling/production program in coordination with well operations or production department and rig department heads.Hold daily operations meeting with rig department heads.Ensure pre-job meeting is carried out for hazardous situations and non-routine operations.Monitor all on-board equipment and systems usage, supervise testing and inspection of critical equipment and systems, and ensure operational parameters and limits are observed.Organize and supervise the activities of drilling, marine and maintenance departments and ensure rig specific procedures are understood and observed by all personnel on-board.Responsible for all third party services on the rig.Promote and maintain a good working relationship with department heads and third party personnel.Ensures rig complies with Flag State and certifying Regulatory Bodies requirements. Financial:Develop and submit a consolidated rig’s annual maintenance budget for approval, and responsible for managing compliance on an annual basis.Review all rig generated Requisitions Purchase Orders.Manages warehouse inventory level to comply with targets.Health Safety and Environment (HSE):Ensure that the Company HSE policies and other programmes are communicated to and understood by all rig personnel.Play an active part in the weekly meetings, Quality Improvement Plan program, and all other Company safety management systems.Ensure new arrivals receive a full safety briefing and induction on the rig.Ensure that drills and exercises involving the use of all types of lifesaving, firefighting and other safety equipment are conducted regularly. Supervision:Supervises the Senior Tool Pusher/Tool Pusher, Master/Barge Supervisor, and Maintenance Supervisor/Chief Engineer. Communication and Important Working Relationships:Reporting Line, Head of Well Operations, Drilling Superintendent, Drilling Managers,Exploration, Development and Production, Production Support Team Manager,Head of Engineering, Head of Health, Safety and Environment, OffshoreLeadership Team (Operations Superintendent, Maintenance Superintendent,Construction Superintendent, HSE Advisor and Offshore Medic). OffshoreEducational Qualifications:Certificate of competency – (Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers) STCW 95 II/2 unlimited (Master)DP (Dynamic Positioning) Operator’s certificate (for DP (Dynamically Positioned Semi-submersibles and Drillships)(International Marine Contractors Association) IMCA DP LogbookHigh school diploma or equivalent; work experience and demonstrated ability of oral and written communications may be substituted in lieu of formal education.Experience Profile:Extensive exepreince in the same capacityDocumented minimum 24 months practical experience as Chief Officer from mobile unitsExperience as Security/Safety Officer preferred.Sound technical knowledge of the facilities, systems, equipment and processesComplete knowledge of the facility support service requirements as well as technical knowledge regarding the deliverability of the serviceStrong HSE background and regulatory knowledge regarding the implementation and/or compliance with the various policies and standardsAwareness of legislative, statutory requirements relevant to the InstallationExperience in managing a large workforceExperience in managing multifunctional groups and multi-national teamsIf you are interested or require anymore information, please apply above.Our role in supporting diversity and inclusionAs an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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Orion Group are one of the world’s largest Engineering Recruitment Specialists.  With over 22 years experience Orion are market leaders in the field of International oil & gas recruitment, with regional offices in all the worlds major oil centres, including Houston, Aberdeen, Singapore, Alaska and Kazakhstan. Orion currently has around 4000 contractors working worldwide with 8 offices in the UK and 19 internationally.


Orion work with some of the world’s largest companies providing manpower solutions for both contract and permanent positions. The group operates within the following industry sectors: Oil & Gas, Power & Utilities, Construction, Aerospace, Rail, Mining, IT & Telecoms and Office & Commercial.


In 2009 Orion were awarded the Queens Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category

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