Civil Field Supervisor


Petroplan are assisting a major Oil & Gas client of ours with the appointment of a Civil Supervisor. The primary purpose of the role is to deliver a major body of work surrounding on the construction of access roads and well-pads in a remote location in East Africa.

The role holder will successfully report and deliver the specifications for construction activities to the Field Superintendent and the Well Engineering Lead.

  • Ensure Civil Engineering projects are completed and fully compliant with Company Policies, Procedures and Legal Requirements, Particular Safety and Ensuring Safe Systems of Work.
  • Liaise with the Regulatory bodies, including SHE, review and make recommendations on health, safety and environmental regulations and strategies to ensure compliance.
  • Provide assurance that field activities are constructed in an efficient, technically competent, safe, cost effective and environmentally responsible manner.


  • 8/4 (2 week quarantine on arrival in country followed by a 6 week stint on site)
  • Business Class Flights
  • Salary: DOE
  • Contract Length: 1 year


  • Minimum of 10 years of international experience in a broad range of job functions covering civil engineering and construction activities in support to the oil and gas industry.
  • Civil Engineering Degree *Desirable*
  • Experience of operations in various environments including; Onshore/ Remote / Harsh locations with challenging logistical issues.
  • Experience of a wide range of civil engineering activities including the planning and executing of complex construction projects.
  • Minimum of 5-8 years of experience managing engineering teams consisting of staff and consultants within a medium sized operator.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

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Dom Thompson
Dom Thompson
Engineering Recruitment Consultant