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FPSO Interface Operations Superintendent

North America
Oil & Gas
Job Type:


FPSO Interface Operations Superintendent

Mexico - Residential



Our Client has a requirement for an FPSO Interface and Operations Superintendent, who will be required to work on a residential basis in Mexico.


Job Purpose:

Coordinate the daily activities, logistics requests, maintenance needs, of the FPSO equipment. Ensure an effective and positive interaction between different areas in the Unit.



  • Ensure that operations are conducted, in FPSO, satellite platforms and ORF, efficiently and in strict compliance with the standards, rules and procedures of the Company, and in accordance with the laws of the country of the operation unit.
  • Effectively manage the operations the units and all activities under its control, Production / Gas Compression, water injection system, utilities, equipment and all maintenance activities through the superintendents and supervisors of departments.
  • Support Production Manager in emergency situations in the Units.
  • Ensure efficient operation, proper and safe facilities for Production, Process, Gas Compression, Water Injection Systems, Machinery, Equipment, and Central Control Centre Instruments.
  • Monitor maintenance activities with the support of Maintenance Department, verifying they are performed in accordance with the recommendations of producers and based on experience operating the equipment.
  • Overview the measurements obtained from Oil and Gas facilities and verify consistency with the production records.
  • Liaise with Logistics to ensure efficient supply chain and optimizing logistic costs.
  • Monitor chemicals utilization, ensure effectiveness and pursue the related OPEX optimization with the support of Production Chemist.
  • Ensure communication with all the involved departments during operation, SIMOPS, project activities, off-loadings, transportation of materials to/from FPSOs.
  • Support the monitoring of process safety indicators in order to ensure asset integrity compliance with applicable internal and external regulatory requirements.
  • Monitor FPSO Contractor's performance with specific regard to contractual KPI's verification and implementation of incentive scheme mechanism.
  • Manage well head platforms operations through FPSO personnel, and Contractors.
  • Lead the day to day optimization exercise developing appropriate simulations aimed to maximize production performance, attaining support from all the relevant Production Engineers in the office as well as the expertise,
  • Follow up offshore team, whilst bridging with the relevant other departments such us Reservoir, Development, Commercial, etc.


Essential Skills / Qualifications / Experience:

  • Diploma or Degree level or higher in the area of Chemical, or Petroleum, or Mechanical, or Industrial Engineering.
  • Professional experience of at least 8 years with previous coverage as Field Manager or Client Rep in FPSO role.
  • Good knowledge of English, spoken and written.
  • Spanish is desirable but not essential.
  • Computer Skills.
  • Good knowledge of Production Engineering.
  • Very Good technical knowledge of machinery and equipment used in upstream operations.
  • Standards and Safety Procedures.
  • Knowledge Environment Management.


At First Recruitment Group we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That is why our Recruitment Consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates.

We actively recruit at all levels and this is a superb opportunity for an FPSO Operations Superintendent looking for new employment.

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