Position: Offshore Installation Manager (OIM)

Positions Available 1
Industry Oil & Gas
Location 611 Torbay Road, Suite 1
Hourly Rate N/A
Salary N/A
Start Date 2nd Apr 18
Contract type Contract
Reference ID 13055
Contact Careers careers@puglisevich.com

Position details

Offshore Installation Manager (OIM)

Company/Client:  Transocean

SUPERVISION: Supervises the Senior Toolpusher/Performance Toolpusher/Toolpusher, Master/Barge     Supervisor, and Maintenance Supervisor/Chief Engineer

LOCATION:   Offshore location 1

TYPE OF RIG: Semi-Submersible 


  • High school diploma or equivalent. Work experience and demonstrated ability of oral and written communications may be substituted in lieu of formal education.
  • Valid medical examination and vaccination certificates
  • Valid well control certificate
  • Valid OIM license for the flag state of the installation


Manage the manpower and resources of the rig to achieve optimum performance so as to ensure the well program is carried out in a safe, efficient and productive manner.  Promote and ensure that all Company Policies and Procedures are communicated and understood by personnel on the rig.  Actively Promote Transocean Core Values



  • Manage the planning and efficient execution of the drilling program in coordination with Customer Representative and rig department heads
  • Hold daily operations meeting with Customer Representative and rig department heads
  • Manage the Monitoring of all onboard equipment and systems usage, supervise testing and inspection of critical equipment and systems, and ensure operational parameters and limits are observed
  • Monitor the application of the Company Preventative Maintenance System program. Ensure that equipment and systems are operational by setting priorities on equipment repairs. Participate in weekly maintenance meetings
  • Organize and supervise the activities of drilling, marine and maintenance departments and ensure rig-specific procedures are understood and observed by all personnel onboard
  • Responsible, along with Customer Representative, for all third- party services on the rig and ensure that they comply with Transocean policy and safety processes
  • Promote and maintain a good working relationship with Customer Representatives, department heads, and third-party personnel
  • Ensures that rig complies with Flag State and certifying Regulatory Bodies’ requirements
  • Maintain daily communication with the Rig Manager Performance on all relevant activities regarding the rig’s operation and needs
  • Plan operations with the Marine department as related to rig moves, mooring, station keeping and stability. Ensure that guidelines of the rig's Marine Operations Manual are understood and followed
  • Supervise and perform jacking operations for jack-up drilling units
  • Ensure that pre-spud meetings are conducted and that well related hazards are recognized and managed appropriately by the key personnel


  • Assist with the development of the vessel’s consolidated annual maintenance budget and oversee compliance with the budget on an annual basis
  • Review all rig-generated requisitions


  • Incorporate the THINK process into all tasks, whether working alone or as part of a team
  • Apply the START process during the execution of planned tasks and daily operations
  • Approving authority for all requests for Permit to Work (PTW). Ensure that active PTW are understood and managed diligently
  • Ensure that subordinate personnel are properly trained in the START process
  • Call a Time Out for Safety (TOFS) whenever an unplanned hazard or a change in the expected results is observed
  • Ensure that the Company QHSE policies and other programs are communicated to and understood by all rig personnel
  • Play an active part in the weekly meetings, FOCUS Improvement Program, and all other Company safety management systems
  • Ensure that 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, fire fighting and other safety equipment are conducted regularly
  • Ensure that a high standard of hygiene and housekeeping is maintained onboard the rig
  • Ensure that the Emergency Response Plan is in place for the rig and understood by all personnel on the rig


  • Meet the training requirements according to the applicable training matrix
  • Participate fully in the annual performance appraisal process
  • Mentor, develop and train crew members to ensure that they are competent to work at their        next job level
  • Ensure proper and relevant communication with all onboard personnel
  • Ensure that all employees on the rig receive an annual performance appraisal
  • Ensure the rig’s training program is effectively managed to ensure all personnel are competent to perform their allocated jobs
  • Make recommendations for transfers and promotions
  • Apply and promote appropriate accountability. Apply positive recognition and recommend promotion or disciplinary action up to and including discharge


It is the objective of Transocean and Puglisevich to ensure employment equity within the workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities having the capability, qualifications and experience to make application for this position. Qualified residents of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador will be given first consideration in the staffing of these positions.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.

To apply, please send your application to careers@puglisevich.com


Company Info

Company: Puglisevich