Company: Sapura Energy
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: Competitive
Location: Seri Kembangan, Malaysia

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.

Authorized to work in: Malaysia


The Head of Technical Support is the designated person in charge of Technical Support Engineers



  • Lead safety by example for all employees to follow
  • Promote safety awareness and safe work practice among all the personnel
  • Report all hazards and positively intervene in all observed unsafe acts
  • Participate in emergency drills, including post-drill debriefs
  • Contribute as applicable on safety-related issues



Includes, but is not limited to and not in order of priority:

  • Provide daily technical support to rigs under his remit
  • Assist with technical downtime issues
  • Liaise with OEM's as required
  • Travel offshore to assist in technical problem solving & troubleshooting as required
  • Assist with technical audit function in relation to maintenance and technical procedures
  • Assist with PM development as required
  • Assist with annual budget preparation
  • Assist with offshore minor projects and rig modifications
  • Assist rigs in follow up to ensure compliance with Technical MOC procedure
  • Assist with follow up on onshore equipment repairs as required
  • Assist with client related technical issues
  • Carry out rig familiarisation visits
  • Assist with Project Engineers when required
  • Assist HOD with the design and implementation of troubleshooting guides
  • Participate in duty phone roster system for technical issues outside office hours
  • Be familiar with all systems, directives and procedures and actively participate in the implementation
  • Be familiar with all rig mechanical systems and controls fleet wide
  • Be prepared to travel worldwide at short notice when required



  • As delegated by Line Manager (HOD)
  • Compliance with SKD Code of Conduct
  • Compliance with all directives and procedures
  • Compliance with all position specific internal and external governing requirements
  • For level of authority see SKD Delegation of Authority schedule




  • Ability to competently and safely perform duties defined in the job description

Qualifications / Skills / Abilities

  • Min 5 years' experience
  • Trained in Mechanical trade or engineering degree
  • Good level of verbal and written communication in English.
  • Good computer skills
  • Familiar with computerised control systems
  • Experience on /with Offshore Drill Rigs and Rig equipment
  • Sound knowledge of rotating equipment
  • Sound knowledge of hydraulic controls and systems


Upholds SD core values and reputation both internally and externally:

  • Safe
  • Honest
  • Trust
  • Respect
  • Agile
  • Professional

Sapura Energy Berhad (“Sapura Energy” or “Group”) is a fully-fledged upstream player headquartered in Malaysia and one of the world’s largest integrated oil and gas services and solutions providers.

We provide a full spectrum of capabilities that covers the entire value chain of exploration, development, production and rejuvenation as well as decommissioning and abandonment.

With a multinational workforce comprising over 13,000 employees spanning 51 nationalities, comprehensive world-class assets and project management capabilities, the Group’s global presence is visible in over 20 countries. This includes Malaysia, China, Australia, Brazil, the United States of America, as well as those in Western Africa and the Middle East.

Sapura Energy is an international company with employees and clients from the world over. We offer opportunities to enhance your career across a full range of exciting roles in the upstream oil and gas industry: Fabrication, hook-up and commissioning, drilling services, production and exploration, geotechnical and geophysical survey, installation of pipelines and facilities, marine, diving and remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV) services, operations and maintenance services.