KBR Area Superintendent in NT, Australia

Title: Area Superintendent

Location: AU-NT-DARWIN

Job Number: 1053411

Area Superintendent


Darwin based

World’s Largest Engineering LNG Projects

World Class Company

Do you see yourself as part of an energetic and successful team within a strong, forward-looking global company? At KBR you’ll have the opportunity to contribute your expertise to world-class projects, work with industry leaders, be rewarded for excellence, innovation and teamwork, and further develop your career.

KBR, along with our joint venture partners, JGC Corporation and Chiyoda Corporation, has formed JKC Australia LNG Pty Ltd

(JKC) to deliver the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) activities for the Ichthys Project onshore LNG facilities. The Project, one of the world’s largest LNG developments, involves gas from the Ichthys Field in the Browse Basin off north-west Australia being exported to the onshore processing facilities in Darwin via an 889km pipeline. The Ichthys LNG Project is expected to produce 8.4 million tonnes of LNG and 1.6 million tonnes of LPG per annum, along with approximately 100,000 barrels of condensate per day at peak over its 40 year life-span. The Project is now in the construction phase.

Reporting to the Area Construction Manager the Area Superintendent will be accountable for the following;

Ensuring construction of HRSG’s and Process piping for the Combined Cycle Steam Piping specified requirements and strictly following company’s specifications.

Observing day to day activities and proactively participating in any inspection / construction activity in order to reduce rejection and non-conformity.

Monitoring subcontractors performance

Essential Requirements

Previous experienc with supervising, coaching and reviewing staff and labour

Ability to identify and scope-up work for site personnel

Ability to monitor and support the development plan work schedules to facilitate productive working by the subcontractor

Commitment and willingness to participate and promote Incident and Injury Free (IIF) work culture


Minimum Qualifications and Experience


years in major projects, preferably in the industrial industry

Excellent communication and judgement skills

Computer literate, particularly in Microsoft Excel

Ability to read construction drawings and interpret specifications

Ability to review subcontractor documentation

Previous supervisory and problem solving skills

Team Player with the ability to develop rapport with all personnel





KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package with roles offered on 12 month fixed term contract.

Job: Construction Management