Oceaneering General Manager Operations in Batam, Indonesia

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Ensuring that Oceaneering’s HSE Management System and expectations are fully implemented with Regional Operations and compliant with local regulations.
  • Adhering to the Operations Budget, including assisting sites with the development and management of budgets and monitoring capital budget expenditure within defined limits
  • Taking action to maximise the contribution of own area to the Company’s profitability and growth by constantly looking for opportunities to improve business performance; managing business operations to maintain competitive advantage; making cost-benefit decisions and ensuring that target revenues are met or exceeded
  • Ensuring that Operational sites deliver nominated, on-spec products to customers as per agreed contracts and schedules
  • P & L responsibility for the location
  • Preparation of bids and proposals
  • Scheduling and allocating Operational projects
  • Monthly reporting
  • Monthly meetings
  • Monitoring Operational site performance
  • Identifying and leading continuous improvement initiatives and processes
  • Communicating regularly with the Client and Operational sites as required
  • Client satisfaction monitoring
  • Monitoring maintenance and operations practices to deliver optimum reliability
  • Providing support to the Oceaneering Crisis Management Team, where required
  • Mentoring of employees including training plans


  • The list of job duties described above is not exclusive or exhaustive and the employee may be required to undertake tasks that may reasonably be expected within the scope of the job;
  • Assist with any other duties as and when required; and
  • Undertake specific projects as instructed by Management.


  • Ensure that the Safety policies and procedures are understood and adhered to so far as is reasonably practicable in order to ensure a safe working environment;
  • Promote a strong HSE culture at all times;
  • Ensure that personnel identify with and achieve, the necessary Health and Safety performance standards associated with the relative risks to personnel and plant in their environment and daily work;
  • Ensure that business and HSE risk implications of integrity issues are clearly identified and assessed for consideration within the Oceaneering Integrity Management Team and communicated to the Client;
  • Carry out work in accordance with the Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems;
  • Perform the assigned tasks with due diligence regarding the Integrated Management Systems for the Company; and
  • Eliminate waste of whatever form, to suggest the use of more environmentally friendly substances and practices and contribute to the continuous improvement of the environment.

Reporting Responsibilities

Reporting to

  • Regional Manager-APAC Asset Integrity

Direct reports

  • ONS/OF Coordinators /Project Managers (as applicable)
  • Engineering Degree or minimum 15 years’ experience in Inspection services and hydrocarbon or related chemical processing industry (desirable)
  • Minimum of 10 years related work experience in South East Asia
  • Knowledge of budgeting, financial reporting and business planning
  • Knowledge of Competency Based Training and Assessment
  • Formal Management training (desirable)
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing HSEQ management systems


  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in Inspection services and hydrocarbon industry or related chemical processing industry operations
  • Experience in operational integrity and safety management systems
  • Experience leading and managing a multidisciplinary team

Required Skills and Aptitudes

  • Demonstrated management, leadership, communication and planning skills
  • Knowledge of facilities, maintenance, engineering and project management
  • Knowledge of ISO certifications and compliance
  • Knowledge of NATA requirements
  • Practical operational awareness in the following areas (desirable):
  • Dye Penetrant Testing (PT)
  • Magnetic Particle Testing (MT)
  • Ultrasonic Testing (UT)
  • Radiographic testing & work safely with ionizing radiation (RT)
  • Welding Inspection/Pressure Vessel Inspection
  • Ensure that others involved in a project or effort are kept informed about developments and plans
  • Ability to establish and maintain project priorities
  • Ability to plan, organise and direct the work of others
  • Experience working with engineering contracts and contract administration processes
Closing Statement

We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to advance in an international company. To apply, click 'Apply Now'.

Job ID: 14559

Location: Batam, Indonesia

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary