Career Opportunities : Drydocks World – SE Asia (Exp : July 17, 2010)

By | June 19, 2010

drydocks SE AsiaDrydocks World has been a leading brand in the maritime industry for over 25 years. The foremost name in international ship repair, it has since become a major force in the sectors of offshore, shipbuilding, repair, conversion, shipping and chandlery.

Drydocks World facilities operate in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. In Southeast Asia, Drydocks World unites leading expertise at the world’s crossroads of busiest shipping lanes, and close proximity to major offshore oil and gas field developments in Singapore and Batam Island, Indonesia. Diverse marine activities are focused in 4 shipyards, namely: Singapore, Graha, Nanindah and Pertama. Collectively these encompass 29 building berths, 8 floating docks, and a specialised rig building yard.

The right candidates for our yards must be able to develop and support an excellent safety culture and possess a sound knowledge of shipyard practices. They should also have practical experience in the rig building, shipbuilding or ship repair sectors, having held relevant positions in the marine or offshore industry. Working in these evolving yards requires strong personalities who enjoy working in a challenging environment.

We welcome applications from suitable qualified candidates for the various positions for our yards in Batam. We offer an attractive employment package, including a competitive salary and productivity bonus based on qualification and experience.

We invite suitably qualified candidates to join our team as :

A. Assistant Warranty Manager (Based in Batam)


  • Liaise with clients, project managers and trade managers to validate, assess, track and follow up on warranty claims;
  • Liaise with vendors to track attendance after vessel delivery and seek applicable delivery extensions;
  • Estimate cost and negotiate settlements as direct by the warranty manager;
  • Review contract and technical specifications for New Builds.


  • Degree or Diploma in relevant discipline;
  • At least 5 years working experience dealing with Warranty & Claims in Oil & Gas, Shipyard or Offshore Industry;
  • Speak and write good English and Bahasa Indonesia;
  • Computer literate with a sharp degree of commercial awareness.

B. HSE Manager (Based in Batam)


  • Manage all the activities related to Health, Safety, Fire and Environment;
  • Administer a sound and effective industrial safety program;
  • Supervise and monitor accident prevention loss control system & programs for compliance with operational policies and procedures and regulatory requirements;
  • Coordinate safety activities of managers to ensure implementation of safety activities throughout the site;
  • Demonstrate continous effort to improve operations.


  • Degree in relevant discipline;
  • Minimum 10 Years Experience in Oil & Gas, Shipyard or Offshore Industry;
  • Excellent leadership, excellent working knowledge;
  • Result-oriented and able to meet tight deadlines and excellent track record of multi-tasking responsibilities.

C. Contract & Claims Officer (Based in Batam)


  • Administer policies and strategies to manage the sub-contracting processes;
  • Award and liaise with subcontractors’ orders;
  • Track sub-contractors in conformance to Company’s requirements;
  • Liaise with clients, brokers, suppliers and designers on specifications, cost, claims and delivery to prepare quotations.


  • Technical Degree or Diploma graduate, preferably in the area of marine or engineering;
  • 3 – 5 years working experience in a shipyard in a supervisory level (Commercial, Purchasing or Contract & Claims);
  • Familiarity with marine equipment and procurement processes in the marine industry;
  • Ability to review contract & technical specifications will be advantageous;
  • Experience with New Build is an added advantage;
  • Speak and write good English and Bahasa Indonesia;
  • Computer literate with a sharp degree of commercial awareness.

D. Electrical Manager (Based in Batam)


  • Effective delegation and control of resources for optimum productivity;
  • Liaise and coordinate with regulatory bodies, clients, consultants, contractors, and internally within the company to satisfy their needs, within commercial controls, and essential requirement;
  • Ensure company and project milestones, and commercial controls are achieved by effective planning, logistics and execution;
  • Take charge of installation and support the commissioning of various electrical and instrumentation systems.


  • Graduate in relevant discipline;
  • Familiar with various engineering software;
  • Minimum 8 years Experience in Oil & Gas, Shipyard or Offshore Industry;
  • Result-orientated and able to meet tight deadlines and excellent track record of multi-tasking responsibilities.

Please forward your application with current and expected salary to:

The HR Department

(We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified.)