Job title: Rigging Foreman (Offshore)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Oil and Gas
Expertise: Oil and Gas Rigging & Lifting
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Doha, Qatar
Job published: 20-09-2022
Job ID: 32117

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Rigging Foreman (Offshore)


NATIONALITY: Indian. Limited by Visa quota

AGE LIMIT: Below 45

ABOUT COMPANY: Large oil & gas company (Qatar)

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 3 year offshore oil and gas experience and a minimum of 7 years rigging and lifting in oil and gas and 3 years of GCC Experience.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Elementary school pass and Higher schooling certificate or diploma, Must have to hold OPITO TBOSIET, H2S, OPITO RIGGER STAGE 1 or  3

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: OPITO Lift Planning Training or ECITB Appointed Person Moving Loads, and OPITO LOLER Competent Person


Main Role

To assist Campaign Supervisor in all aspects of managing and planning day to day Rigger/lifting activities on site as required for maintenance and Campaign works in line with approved procedures and guidelines

Planning and Direction

• Liaise with Campaign Supervisor in planning, preparing and scheduling maintenance and Campaign activities ensuring the required level of equipment integrity reliability and safety.

• Implement operational priorities, targets and plans in line with policies, guidelines and operating procedures.

• Identify opportunities and initiatives that enables maximum production output within the parameters of environmental compliance and process safety

• Provide Campaign Supervisor with regular reports on performance and results, and to be held accountable for his area of responsibility


• Plan and execute day-to-day and future Rigging/Lifting tasks for maintenance and Campaign work on site in line with approved procedures and guidelines.

• Create Lifting and Rigging plans in accordance with company / international standards

• Ensure availability according to colour code standards the right equipment and consumables for ongoing and future activities

• Complete job related risk assessments prior to start of tasks Complete job related Rigging/Lifting plans prior to start of tasks

• Assist Campaign Supervisors with hours and material estimation for ongoing and future activities

• Maintain a daily record of progress (daily diary) noting special comments and logging man-hours for relevant work.

• Ensure that all tools, materials and equipment are maintained and kept in good condition

• Participate in the planning of, and supervising the execution of shutdown tasks for his discipline

• Obtain, renew and complete work permits, and distribute them to the individual work teams

• Regularly updates the master layout platform plan in CCR with current tasks

People Management

• Provide leadership and guidance to direct reports in the execution of their responsibilities; encourage innovative thinking around process safety and production optimization.

• Ensure all direct reports have the right training and competencies to carry out their duties in line with Training Matrix; help create a leaning environment.

• Undertake regular on-the-job training to ensure transfer of knowledge.

• Uphold and role-model NOC values and leadership behaviors


• Undertake daily communication and coordination with offshore functions pertaining to key business matters within area of work.

• Proactively take responsibility for self-progression by keeping abreast with latest developments, knowledge and innovations in relevant field of expertise

SKILLS TESTING: English language to a level that satisfies the standards of the Safety English Test (SET). Trade / Skills Test prior to mobilisation.

FINANCIAL PACKAGE: Rotation is 28/28 off. 103 USD (375 QAR) per day. Long-term contract. 

MOBILISATION DATE: 2nd week of October 


FEES: JP Energy is an ethical recruiter and charges no fees for recruitment. 

On application you will be asked to answer a series of screening questions. Failure to answer the questions will reject your application.

Background checks will be requested and submissions will be verified for legitimacy.