Al Khobar
30 Aug 2019
29 Sep 2019
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Overall Purpose of Position

To oversee and manage all Brandt KSA workshop activities and personnel. The base of the operation is Al Khobar: however travel throughout the country, onshore and offshore rigs in the region will be required. The position holder maintains a close working relationship with all managers and supervisors within the NOV Brandt organisation. The position holder must also provide "hands-on" support to all departments and actively promote client interface, adherence to NOV policies and procedures and service quality.

o Fully Accountable for the KSA workshop
o Ensures highest standards of HSE
o Manage Workshop, Personnel and Equipment readiness to meet operational and sales goals.
• Plans to maximise personnel and equipment utilisation
• Manage cost controls within the workshop / field.
• Ensure equipment and service quality is continually enhanced. Develop, train and motivate his staff to ensure consistently high standards of performance and effectiveness.

Position effects the following Dimensions

• Equipment Quality
• Service Quality
• Asset Utilisation and Tracking
• NOV Policy Compliance
• Manpower Turnover
• Nationalization of Workforce
• Training

A. Duties and Responsibilities:

• Actively promotes HS&E
• Develop, implement and maintain standards, procedures and training to satisfy company QA requirements and client expectations,
• Manages Equipment, workshop personnel utilisation, Customer feedback, Client requirements.
• Acts in the interest of the company at all times. Ensures that NOV policies are adhered to at all times.
• Authorises employee expenses in accordance with policy.
• Supervises and has effective control of personnel including implementation of Company policies regarding timekeeping, holiday planning, performance reviews and disciplinary procedures.
• Reporting requirements include maintenance logs, equipment passports, non conformance reporting, job cards, equipment checklists and commissioning, QA/QC reporting.
• Accountable for all workshop activities and scheduling, supervise Workshop Personnel and field engineers in the workshop. Ensure equipment quality, readiness and utilization levels.
• Supervise on-site installations, maintenance and equipment or screen testing as required. Rig audits as required to ensure quality is maintained. Carry out / oversee rig surveys for new sales or rental equipment, compile rig survey reports and liaise with Clients.
• Ensure workshop cost controls are in place, tools are tracked and that installation materials are reused.
• Liaise closely with the Operations Manager and Country Manager to ensure that ongoing operational issues are met in a prompt and efficient manner.
o Handle technical issues in a prompt and efficient manner. Compile technical reports.
• Troubleshoot equipment and ensure timely repair. Ensure all field equipment is in good condition, optrated efficiently, maintained properly and correctly installed.
• Ensure compliance with local regulations and labour laws.
• Champion the shift towards nationalization of personnel in a prompt and efficient manner.
• Carry out training of Brandt field personnel and also rig crews, etc as and when required. Ensure a high level of technical competence amongst field personnel.
• Ensure housekeeping at the base I workshop is in line with NOV standards at all times.
• Ensure all work is carried out in a safe manner and no unnecessary risks are taken which might cause injury to personnel or damage to Company /Client property.
• Carry out regular toolbox talks, safety meetings and distribute any new technical or safety memos to personnel at the rig site.
• Actively ensures his/her own health and safety, together with that of fellow workers, at all times.
• Mentor and role model for all KSA employees - work ethic, appearance, timekeeping.
• Supports as required other NOV Brandt locations.
• Perform other reasonable tasks and duties, as requested by management.

B. Quality Assurance

o To ensure that the Company's quality control and quality assurance procedures are adhered to.

C. Training

m To actively participate in the training of personnel, recommend training needs and evaluate the effectiveness of all completed training.
m Develop and participate in the area training program

D. Safety

m Ensuring that employees adhere to relevant HSE procedures.
• Providing adequate training, information, instruction and supervision to ensure that work is conducted without harm to people or the environment.
o Ensuring that all incidents are properly recorded and reported and that an investigation is carried out to establish and rectify root causes.
o Actively participate in the NOV HSE management system.

E. Expenditures

o Position has the following expenditure authority- As per Signing Authority Table


Mechanical -Electrical Knowledge

Solids Control Waste Management Knowledge

NOV Brandt Equiqment Knowledge

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