Company: Worley
Skills: Barge Master
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Job Title: Barge Master

Ref No: 15398

Project: Total

Location: Offshore - GP3

Duration: 2 Weeks

Start Date: 04/12/2019


Worley is currently recruiting for a Barge Master for 2 weeks.


We are looking for a highly motivated candidate to join our offshore team on the GP3.


Key aims and objectives:

  • Lead a team to ensure the installations station keeping, vessel stability during loading/offloading operations and associated marine activities are conducted in a manner that ensures the integrity, reliability and compliance of the asset.

Role Requirements:

  • Sufficient understanding of process safety and major accident hazard management to be able to effectively contribute and influence business decisions impacting process safety
  • Commitment to incident free operations
  • Where appropriate, position to provide input to major accident hazard management, in particular, the prevention, detection, control, mitigation and response to major accidents
  • Ensuring all marine & deck activities are conducted in a manner that protects the health, safety, environment and welfare of the people and assets of the installation
  • Ensuring work programs are executed in a safe, competent and timely manner, are correctly prioritised and resourced (manpower and equipment) and optimised within the overall work load on the installation, to meet asset business goals and objectives
  • Build effective working relationships with other departments and shifts
  • Responsibility for heading control and/or station keeping
  • Management and effective operation of cargo storage and export, ballast control, and power management systems, and be able to demonstrate compliance with the asset assurance & verification scheme elements under his authority
  • Responsible for Lifting and Rigging Operations, including maintenance and certification of equipment and appliances and planning and risk assessments of tasks
  • Responsibility as department head for ensuring that all operational & first-line maintenance activities strictly adhere to safe system of work; all contractors and vendors are adequately supervised and time managed
  • Responsibility for installation safety systems which provide the means of evacuation and / or escape, and to ensure helicopter systems & life-saving appliances are at optimum readiness
  • Supervise, coach and support direct reports in a professional manner
  • Responsible for controlling costs within scope of responsibility
  • In co-operation with the other installation departments and onshore support, is jointly responsible for ensuring that the marine systems, structure & moorings are inspected and maintained to Class, Flag State and Company Verification standards
  • Contributing to identifying and agreeing the work programs and budgets for following years
  • As part of the Asset team, responsible for delivering;
    o Continuous performance improvement for the facility
    o Optimisation of offshore crew
    o Cross facility assistance o Management of contractors onboard
  • Recommend changes to equipment and assurance routines to improve performance, efficiency, cost management and productivity
  • Comply with Company procedures and ensure a full and comprehensive handover detailing all relevant information in accordance with these procedures
  • Commit to Competence Assurance System and undertake any training and assessment activities as appropriate to the role.

All candidates should hold the following Qualifications & certification:

  • STCW Reg II/2 (Chief Mate) and experience working in an FPSO Supervisory position
  • Masters CoC preferred
  • Minimum 10 years experience
  • Tanker Endorsement (Oil)
  • DP or TAMS experience with DP Advanced Training
  • Approved Offshore Medical

Ideally, candidates will also have the following experience:

  • Written and verbal communication skills and the ability to present technical issues in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to create positive relations to peers and stakeholders internally and externally