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Bilfinger Salamis UK supports customers in the oil, gas, and renewables industries. The company has extensive experience in supplying multi-disciplined teams on offshore and onshore assets, covering all lifecycle phases from planning and design through to development and construction as well as commissioning, maintenance, modification and decommissioning. Bilfinger Salamis UK employs over 2,500 employees at locations across North West Europe.

Bilfinger Salamis UK is a part of leading international industrial services provider Bilfinger. The Bilfinger group enhances the efficiency of assets, ensures a high level of availability and reduces maintenance costs. The portfolio covers the entire value chain from consulting, engineering, manufacturing, assembly, maintenance, plant expansion as well as turnarounds and also includes environmental technologies and digital applications.

With its 37,000 employees, Bilfinger upholds the highest standards of safety and quality and generates an annual output of about €4 billion.

The Scaffold Supervisor will be responsible as part of a scaffold team, for the selection of the correct materials required for erecting / dismantling of scaffold structures and able to lead or partake in all types basic and complex scaffolding operations in accordance with legislation and company procedures.



  • Single Point Accountability for all scaffolding offshore within the 6 week planning window
  • Attends the fortnightly Activity Integration Meetings held between on & offshore including the fortnightly Execution Schedule Performance Meeting
  • Proactively engages with activity SPA’s to prompt and ensure scaffold Work Orders are included in the asset Functional Plans
  • Works closely with the Offshore Maintenance Planner to ensure scaffolding Work Orders are entered into Maximo with estimated hours included in the WO.
  • Works closely with the Offshore Planner to ensure sufficient resources – personnel, equipment & materials are available offshore to execute the work
  • Acts as Maximo Planner to input scaffolding estimates into Maximo and move the work order status to ‘Approved’.
  • Updates Maximo on a daily basis showing progress against each activity.
  • Signs off Maximo WO’s when work has been completed
  • Ensures that the asset plan has Maximo Work Orders included for dismantling scaffolding once the work activity has been completed
  • Reports progress to the onshore SPA’s, Programme Execution teams & Budget Holder
  • Looks at opportunities to utilise System Scaffold as a more efficient means of access. Records each time system scaffold has been utilised and the hours saved by doing so in comparison to using tube & fittings.
  • Responsible for ensuring that WAH, ladder & scaffold inspection are carried out in line with applicable regulations and records maintained.
  • Responsible for equipment & scaffolding stock levels held offshore and ensuring that the tonnage is suitable for the work scheduled within the asset 12 week plans
  • Responsible for minimising the number of long term standing scaffolds 
  • Focal point and responsible for all Bilfinger periodic administrative & reporting requirements from site.
  • Qualified in aspects of Scaffolding and holds Part 4 CISRS.
  • Good technical knowledge and supervisory experience within core discipline Scaffolding
  • Understanding of scaffold design criteria & be able to read design drawings
  • Understanding of self-certification process (including scafftags)
  • Previous offshore experience and demonstrate knowledge of offshore safety procedures
  • Good communications skills and a team player with a proactive approach
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications





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