• Scaffold/Riggings/Crane Supervisor

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Hidden (785955)
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
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  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for Crane, Rigging, Lifting and Scaffolding Supervisor responsible for the planning and safe execution of all on-site Construction Crane, Rigging, Scaffolding and Lifting activities. Lead construction work crews to safely deliver discipline activities in compliance with EMPNG and Wood work instructions using current best practice techniques in multicultural environment.

    Reporting to the Construction Coordinator, this role will be primarily based at the Hides Gas Conditioning Plant (HGCP) in PNG on rotational basis (28 days on/off).


    • Responsible for all site construction Crane, Lifting, Rigging and Scaffold activities
    • Plans and controls the Construction interface between site and site office
    • Accountable for site planning and resource management including subcontractors to ensure safe and timely execution of work activities as per project plans
    • Responsible for site IR management – ability to handle minor IR issues and grievances
    • Participate and own the work break down structure for each Project as documented in the Project Execution Plans
    • Able to support the development of Lift Plans including collation of necessary Lift Plan documentation in accordance with EM Crane & Lifting Tier 1 Best Practice  
    • Responsible for the safe execution of Lift and Scaffolding Plans
    • Actively input to Construction estimate / CTR’s (in collaboration with the Construction Engineers
    • Actively promotes excellence in H&S by setting clear H&S expectations for site
    • Supervision of small-to-medium sized, construction crews with multiple work assignments and locations.
    • Instructing the work crew on job scope and checking their work methods, output, punctuality, and job progress
    • Responsible for accurate site progress reporting, ensuring accurate capture of direct and non-productive man hours.
    • Responsible for creating the necessary permits and risk assessments for work activities
    • Sets clear expectations for individuals and teams, communicate organisation, roles and responsibilities, and provide ongoing coaching/mentoring and skill development support.

    Skills / Qualifications

    • 15 years’ minimum construction experience in the Oil and Gas Industry with valid training certificates
    • 10 years’ minimum construction supervision or coordination role overseeing the construction of major projects.

    Job-Specific Skills:

    • Demonstrated administrative and interpersonal skills necessary to effectively serve as an interface between the Construction Coordinator, the EMPNG Operations group
    • Experience in implementing the construction of modifications in an operating Oil and Gas facility
    • Demonstrated knowledge of international construction codes and standards
    • Demonstrated ability to develop construction implementation schedules and provide on-going status reports to client engineers and Wood site management
    • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with others and coordinate multiple crews in various field locations

    At this time only PNG National candidates will be considered for this role.

    If you’re an experienced Crane, Rigging, Lifting and Scaffolding Supervisor, ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.

    Apply now and take the next step in your career with this exciting opportunity!


    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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