• Title
    Senior Site Superintendent
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Site Superintendent with extensive experience in the oil and gas /  petrochemical industry. Ideal candidate will lead project execution on the North Slope and ensure delivery of construction services are in compliance with Wood's HSSE and technical standards.


    *This is a rotational position to Deadhorse, Alaska.

    Health, Safety, Security and Environment

    • Everyone has a responsibility to work safely
    • Promote a safe working culture and practices, techniques and use of tools and a high degree of HSE awareness
    • All jobs will be performed safely and nothing takes priority over Safety
    • Report all injuries, occupational illnesses, material losses and environmental damage incidents and be aware that all are preventable
    • Ensure safety in design processes is applied
    • Promote and Adhere to Wood Core values and champion life saving rules


    • Responsible for optimizing resources and looking after the profitability of the company and its clients
    • Maintains an Electronic Daily Log to capture all critical events, occurrences, and happenings
    • Accountable for the quality and accuracy of work carried out as well as ensuring the accuracy of execution reports
    • Tracks progress of projects, reporting progress, concerns and recommended corrective actions promptly
    • Acts as the Focal Point for all construction related activities on the North Slope
    • Providing input to the construction plan including progress updates and completion forecasts
    • Identification of appropriate resources required to perform work and able to forecast resources for future projects
    • Ensure contractor(s) performance is in accordance with work schedule, specifications, and all other requirements
    • Lead, guide, and support all team members in the execution of the projects in an organized, effective and efficient manner
    • Lead the execution of assigned projects, assuring that all allocated responsibilities are dealt with accordingly
    • Demonstrate a high level of safety awareness to ensure all Wood employees and contractors are aware of standards expected
    • Proactively assist whoever necessary to improve and maintain the HSSE performance
    • Ensure all records and required documentation from the project (both electronic and hard copies) are maintained and completed to auditable standards, including the assurance of contractors documentation when required
    • Liaise with operations and project team to analyze and solve execution problems
    • Responsible for the motivation of staff to identify improvement opportunities that add value to both the company and the client
    • Carry out emergency response duties as required
    • Ensure client Control of Work (COW) procedures and Site Technical Practices (STPs) are adhered to while executing projects


    • Ensure QA/QC engagement in Engineering / Procurement / Construction


    • Awareness and understanding of the business drivers within the Wood / BP client relationship and how these can be influenced


    Skills / Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Trade qualifications or relevant industry experience
    • Ten (10) years’ experience Oil/Gas/Petrochemical industry
    • Five (5) years’ experience in a supervisory role

    Desired Qualifications:

    • Fifteen (15) years’ experience Oil/Gas/Petrochemical industry
    • Ten (10) years’ experience in a supervisory role
    • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or related field

    Job-Specific Skills:

    • Experience of construction codes and practices
    • Knowledge of Lifting Operations Lifting Equipment Regulations/OSHA
    • Knowledge of ISSOW /ECOW
    • Articulate with good verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work unsupervised as part of a team
    • Able to supervise and direct others
    • Able to work to tight deadlines
    • Liaise with external customers at a high level
    • Good interpersonal skills, team player
    • Computer literate in Microsoft Office Applications
    • Display confidence in own abilities and is motivated to deliver
    • Ability to investigate and interpret data
    • Ability to be responsive and open to changing circumstances
    • Ability to motivate and supervise other discipline personnel

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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