Scope (A brief statement of overall responsibilities)

Planning and execution of projects to ensure maximum productivity within optimum quality and in a safe working manner. Ensure compliance with project specifications, tender, work instructions, procedure and manuals as appropriate. Optimal and efficient utilization of resources namely manpower, materials and equipment. Co-ordinate work onboard and shop.


Responsible:  (The person directly responsible to)



Responsible for: (The main job activities)

1. Planning and execution of projects to ensure maximum productivity within optimum quality and in a safe.

2. Plan and organize, including generation of programmes, follow-up and optimum resource utilization. Control and monitoring of department's man-hour expenditure including indirect hours, overtimes and days off to workers. Plan daily and five weekly supervisory and manpower distribution.

3. Coordinate and liaise with Ship Repair Managers, Ship Superintendents and other trades, ensuring smooth workflow on projects.

4. Provide back up to the Sr. Foreman for managing and handling projects including providing technical advice as required.

5. Ensure all work is carried out safely, befitting the high standards of Dubai Drydocks. Ensure that the Safety management programmes on department's safety objectives are strictly followed and action is taken against defaulters to prevent recurrence.

6. Ensure that all work is carried out to the required quality in the best possible manner and within the guidelines of industry's best engineering practices.

7. Conduct frequent audits and document the outcomes to verify that enough efforts have been put in the areas of Productivity, Safety and Quality.

8. Stop processes if they do not meet specified requirements, raise occurrence report, develop corrective and preventive action and ensure that rework is carried out to customer satisfaction.

9 .Motivate, direct, align and guide the team for best performance, monitor performance, and provide continuous appraisal & feedback. Empower sub-ordinates and provide apt tools and technique including process improvement suggestions and follow up on implementation.

10. Identify training requirements for subordinates and provide suitable training and guidance.

11. Take ownership of success or failure of the individual projects and resort to corrective measure to avoid recurrence in future.

12. Ensure that the Safety, Quality & Environment requirements of the yard are strictly followed.

13. Perform other job related duties as assigned by the section head.


Preferred Competencies:

1. Good planning and execution skills, proven leadership quality, and communication skills.

2. Minimum three years supervisory experience in a shipyard, Oil & Gas industry, Offshore or related field.

3. Good command of English language oral and written

4. Should be conversant with applicable safe working practices, quality & standards.

  5. Ability to manage / control a multi-national workforce.



We offer  an  attractive  remuneration  package  with  allowances  for accommodation,   transport,   medical   care   and   annual   holidays.   Interested candidates may send Resume /C.V.  quoting  Reference “ HYDRAULIC SUPERVISOR ” to

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