Supervisor III

Houston, Texas, United States
  • 1
5 + Years Experience

Company: Enermech
Skills: Process Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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: US

Job Brief

PPU Supervisor III




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  • Supervise, direct, and execute operations onsite for one or more PPU services: e.g. Filling, Flushing, Pigging, Leak Testing, Hydrotesting, Dewatering, Conditioning, Umbilical Hydraulic & Electrical Testing, Umbilical Fiber Optic Testing, Umbilical Commissioning / Fluid Displacement and Flushing, Bolting, Torqueing, and Tensioning Operations; Provide support to the project team in all phases of the Project Life Cycle: Initiation, Planning, Execution, and Closeout

3JOB DIMENSIONS: (For Management & Supervisory positions)

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Total number in team managed:


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Project Specific

Other dimensions appropriate to the job: Responsible for efficient project management practices as well as the safe execution for the projects they are assigned.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: (not listed in any particular order)

  • Is typically the overall onsite lead with direction control of operational activities to ensure effective project completion in accordance with the approved procedures
  • Works with the Project Team during the Planning Phase to ensure the development of efficient and accurate technical procedures, equipment drawings, and calculations
  • Is accountable for the proper load out of equipment to include: equipment specifications, assisting in the procurement process, pre-mobilization & post-mobilization function testing
  • Responsible for all QHSE related matters to ensure a safe and efficient execution of the project
  • Responsible for accurate, timely, and client approval of all field generated paperwork so to prevent any delays in invoicing and to ensure all aspects of the project are properly catalogued and recorded per EnerMech policies, procedures, and project specific contracts
  • Will provide up to date and accurate reports to EnerMech and Client personnel where applicable
  • Workshop duties will include assisting with equipment maintenance when required
  • Will provide leadership and training to Supervisors, Technicians, and Trainees whenever and wherever appropriate
  • Ensure project team members receive post job evaluation that is submitted to the Operations Manager and General Manager upon project completion
  • Work closely with the engineers / project manager in identification of project specific equipment spreads and directly supervise the quarantine, assembly, function test, and mobilization of all project specific equipment spreads
  • Ensure the Project Load Out Lists are accurate and up to date by communicating daily with the project team; ensure the quarantine areas are easily identified and marked to verify boundary of equipment
  • While not assigned on a project, will work closely with the Warehouse Supervisor to ensure the warehouse and surrounding facilities are in good working order, all equipment is functioned tested and properly stowed for future projects
  • Provide leadership to peers and subordinates to ensure the quality of service provided is of the highest caliber and that all projects are executed as safely, efficiently, and as profitable as possible
  • Provide guidance and assistance to Service Line Operations Manager when selecting personnel for specific project teams
  • Manage, direct, and supervise sub-contractors, suppliers, or third party vendors where applicable
  • Directly responsible for the accurate and timely completion of all field generated paperwork
  • Teach, coach, and mentor other engineers, supervisors, and technicians where appropriate
  • Prove support to all EnerMech business lines as required


  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to health, Safety, and the Environment
  • Apply EnerMech Group and, where appropriate, Client's Health, Safety, & Environment Policies and Procedures
  • Ensure that all Quality and operational procedures as identified in EnerMech QA Manuals are adhered to at all times
  • Maintain and embrace ownership of departmental policies and procedures
  • Actively participate in the timely close out of UORs

Skills & Knowledge:


Raise UOR / EWOC • Lead a toolbox talk • Review risk assessment • Carry out onsite hand torqueing operations • hydraulic tensioning operations hydraulic torqueing operations • Utilize SIM to create flange management work packs • Supervise bolting scope • Carry out equipment rig up • Operate nitrogen pump & cool down • Carry out daily nitrogen pump checks • Carry out purging operations • Carry out leak detection using PHD4 / Mass Spectrometer • Carry out quad / bottle test • Construction hydrotesting • Utilize SIM to create leak detection work packs • Supervise leak testing scope • Carry out pigging operations - fluid • Carry out pigging operations (N2/Air) • Hydrotesting • Pipeline fluid pumping • Supervise pigging operations • Supervise hydrotesting operations • Carry out onsite hydraulic umbilical testing operations • Supervise umbilical testing


Desire to increase technical and management skills • Understand and perform basic Process, Pipeline, and Umbilical calculations • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Power Point, Excel, and Outlook) • Provide reports / forecasts on revenue, costs, and gross margin

Carry out onsite flange weld testing • Pipe-cutting • Raised face machining • Ring type joint machining • Hubs machining • Vacuum pipeline drying • Carry out onsite annulus testing • Oil flushing • Chemical cleaning • Carry out onsite umbilical electrical testing


7 (+) years of field experience of which 4-5 years were in a Supervisory role for Process, Pipeline and Umbilical service line

Manual Handling • Energise• Location Safety Induction • Dropped Object Awareness • Introduction to Slips, Trips, & Falls • Introduction to PPE • Introduction to COSHH • Introduction to LOLER • Introduction to PUWER • Risk Assessment • Introduction to Oil & Gas • Basic Diesel Engines • Fittings Awareness Module 1 & 2 • Pressure Awareness Modules 1 & 2 • Basic Math Modules 1 & 2 • Basic Word & Excel • P&IDs • Advanced P&IDs • Bolted Joint Awareness • ECITB Bolt Training • SIM - Flange Management • Nitrogen Safety • Nitrogen Pump Operator • Leak Detection • Introduction to Leak Detection • SIM - Leak Testing • Pump Maintenance & Troubleshooting • Construction Hydrotesting • Introduction to Pigs & Pigging • Hydrotest Operator • Particle Count • Pipeline Filling Calculation • Pipeline Hydrotesting Calculations • Introduction to Chemical Cleaning • Umbilical Hydraulic Testing


Associate or Bachelor's degree or a Mechanical Vocational Skill / Certification • Working at Heights • COSHH Assessor • Methanol Awareness • Driver Safety Awareness • Rigging Certified • Flange Weld Testing • Measuring for Machining • Pipe-cutting • Raised Face Machining • Purging and Foam Inerting • Pipe Freezing • Vacuum Pipeline Drying • Chemical Cleaning Awareness • Umbilical Electrical Testing
8any special requirements:


Must possess strong leadership skills • Flexible attitude to working hours and shift patterns in order to get the job done • Comfortable operating in a field environment • Understands importance of field paperwork and requirements for accurate reporting • Supervisor 5 Pack • Supervisor Training - How to Lead a Team • Competence Observer • Risk Assessment • Appraisal Skills - Developing your People • Managing People for Improved Performance • Direct supervision of crew / team members • Effective Communication • Client Interaction • Personnel Effectiveness • Problem Solving


Skilled in conflict resolution • Proficient in drawing software (Visio, SketchUp, AutoCAD Lite, etc...) • Proficient in document management software (i.e. Adobe, Acrobat, BlueBeam, etc...)
9Physical Demand Category:

 Sedentary Work

 Light Duty

Lifting 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and / or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

Medium Work

Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and / or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds.

 Heavy Work

Lifting 100 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and / or carrying of objects weighing 50 pounds or more.

 Very Heavy Work

Lifting objects in excess of 100 pounds with frequent lifting and / or carrying of objects weighing 50 pounds or more.
10Audio-Visual & licensing Demands:

 Vision (Avg) Color Discrimination  Peripheral Vision Depth Perception

 Hearing (Avg)

Required License / Certification: Valid Driver's License, TWIC, Passport, BOSIET, UKOOA, & SafeGulf