Mechanical & Piping Supervisor

Jurong, Singapore Countrywide
18 Nov 2016
04 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Responsible for delivering the field mechanical & piping work in a safe and effective manner that does NO HARM to employees, the environment or equipment. Responsible for ensuring the Mechanical & piping work is delivered in a timely and cost effective manner to meet the planned schedule and budget. The Mechanical & Piping Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that all work is completed in accordance with the project specification, drawings and other relevant documentation.

Technical/Functional Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all regulatory and statutory requirements regarding testing and record keeping are met
  • Must have good knowledge on installation on all types of rotating equipments
  • Able to carry out coupling/decoupling
  • Familiar with Laser, dial gauge alignment methods
  • Testing of pumps, compressors, motors etc for both with load and no load
  • Liaise with the Field Planner to ensure that the execution plan for each contract is logical, achievable and adequately manned
  • Execute the construction portion of project plans through detailed planning and day-to-day direction of field activities
  • Ensure reported progress is accurate and in the required format
  • Liaise with the Materials/Logistics Controller to ensure that all free issue materials and equipment deliveries are consistent with the project schedule
  • Review incoming engineering drawings and assess impact of extra work or changes on schedule
  • Establishes and implements construction schedules, methods, manning charts, material and equipment requirements
  • Controls all jobsite expectations for labour, equipment, material and services and ensures field operations are within the budget
  • Authorise construction planning, programming and completion schedules
  • Recommend engagement of subcontractors and all major subcontract variations
  • Monitors the activities of contractors and subcontractors performing craftwork, ensuring compliance with project quality, safety, and security requirements
  • Ensures that subordinates are trained on and aware of specifications and work procedures and are utilized to ensure optimal efficiency
  • Plans required work activity to ensure that design drawings, tools, equipment, and materials are available when needed
  • Responsible for safety of supervised personnel; ensures that craft personnel comply with established safety policies and procedures, and that they practice safe work habits
  • Performance of multi-skilled craft workers in the installation, repair, preventive maintenance, removal, or adjustment of equipment or components in accordance with established project procedures, requirements and specifications
  • Determination of daily work schedules; coordinates the human resources, materials, and information needed to accomplish the work consistent with efficient operation.
  • Assists in or performs interpretation of engineering drawings, work orders, specifications and manufacturer's technical data materials. Also assists or performs diagnostics of equipment failures and recommends solutions
  • Approves completed work orders and stores requisitions for materials
  • Responsible for quantity and condition of assigned tools and equipment
  • While supervising others, has responsibility for the safety of those being supervised, and ensures that they comply with established safety policies and procedures, and practice safe work habits
  • Observes work in progress to ensure that procedures are followed and materials used conform to specifications
  • Examines workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standards; approves installations
  • Establish effective communications with the Client's field representative, through discussions, and such other arrangements as are required to maintain close working relationships


  • Minimum 10 years' field experience preferably in Oil & Gas industry
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in directing field works
  • Diploma or Bachelors in Construction Management or equivalent
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)