SOCAR – PETROFAC is looking for a Site Lifting Coordinator

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POSITION TITLE: Site Lifting Coordinator 


•               Reports to the Regional Lifting Authority but takes direction from construction manager and Lead SLC 

•               Manages the day to day lifting operations on Project site

•               Assist Project Lifting Authority with Lifting Audits

•               Perform daily audits when require

•               Verify and approve routine/non-routine lifting plans at project site

•               Monitor competency levels on site

•               Ensure the equipment used is suitable and up to BSEN standards or equivalent

•               Implementation of recognized best lifting practices across region.

•               Ensure global lifting standards are used across project site

•               Monitor Lifting appliances maintenance program is adequate as per manufacturer specifications.

•               Assist Company in achievement of “0” lifting incidents delivery leads. 

POSITION REPORTS TO: Project Lifting Authority 


•               Proven Team Leader

•               Ability to perform effectively in a team environment, inclusive of demonstrating collaborative, cooperative, flexible, adaptable, respectful, and tactful personal characteristics

•               Excellent work and personal ethics that include trustworthiness, commitment, and empathy

•               Confident, creative, and energetic approach to addressing all quality-related issues

•               Competent in effectively communicating in both verbal and written English

•               Ability to advise Delivery Team to stop work if significant issues arise in meeting Technical Specification requirements or there is a likelihood that safety is compromised

•               Ability to develop and implement lifting Management System documentation

•               Physical ability to walk, climb, and otherwise access construction work locations as required

•               Ability of auditing the contractors, service providers in order ensure contractors work as per contract requirements

•               Capable to build relationship with contractors and work with contractors collaboratively

•               Advanced computer skills

•               Must be aware about Sub Sea construction and installation activities

•               Presentation skills

•               English language skills must be as minimum intermediate level. IELTS 5.5 Preferable



•               Internal Online level 3 – specific training for Site Lifting Coordinator

•               Internationally recognized technical qualification e.g. Higher National Certificate, EAL Lv2, Appointed person or equivalent

•               Expertise in comprehending, interpreting, and communicating lifting specifications, fabrication drawings, lifting methods, in-depth understanding of international standards and LOLER, inspection and certification requirements / reports.

•               Full understanding of planning and work flow process

•               Understanding Marine Lifting Activities

•               Be Familiar DNV/IMCA/BSEN standards

•               Advanced ability to communicate to management and to multi language work force

•               Advanced in the use of MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, One Note, Microsoft Teams etc


•               Experience of methods, design of lifting attachments and accessories

•               Experience of lifting within the oil & gas industry for onshore and offshore facilities and equipment including, Heavy steel construction, Heavy Cranes, SPMT’s, Marine Subsea and Installation

•               Preferably to understand jacking and skidding systems

•               Must know principles of Sub Sea Construction and installations

•               5 years in field experience as a minimum

•               Understanding of training & Competency requirements

•               Experience in a lifting operation

•               Understanding lifting equipment certification requirements

•               Experience of working in a multi-national team

•               Substantial experience closely aligned with job responsibilities (see section 5)


•               Assist and support the Project Lifting Authority to achieve the project objectives

•               Promote the lifting procedure & Objectives and ensure compliance to lifting operations procedure, through coaching of site team, contractors and our service providers

•               Demonstrate HSE leadership by actively engaging the site team and construction contractors with actions that contribute to delivering on  HSE expectations

•               Promote surveillance of all lifting activities in accordance with the project quality documents

•               Ensure Contractors lifting personnel are competent and with appropriate records and KPI’s

•               Surveillance of the contractor’s competency assessment process for personnel undergoing trade tests.

•               Ensure that the Hold & Witness points and other requirements identified within lift Plans are fully implemented by the contractors

•               Determine, track and report lifting related Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)

•               Communicate all potential lifting related risk and improvement issues to the Lifting Authority, Project Managers, construction managers and HSE team

•               Take ownership of lifting related execution risks and drive them to acceptable levels  

•               Ensure that lifting related Action Items are addressed and closed in a timely manner

•               Participate in various site meetings and initiatives as required by the Lifting authority, Project Managers, construction and HSE managers

•               Lead and/or coordinate weekly / monthly / quarterly lifting meetings with contractor, and site team

•               Lead and/or participate in quality reviews, investigations and site audits

•               Demonstrate a commitment to the development of others

•               Demonstrate basic skill and character prerequisites on an on-going basis

CV submission closing date: 21 February 2020

CVs to be submitted to: office@spcaspian.com


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