SPMT Operator

Job details

Job reference nr.:CL-075963
Discipline Category:Engineering & Project Controls
Type of work:Temporary
Start date:December 4, 2018
Job location:Singapore

Short summary

Our client is looking for a SPMT Operator. The job is based in Singapore. Do you have the necessary skills? Contact our Engineering & Project Controls team in Singapore.

Job description

  • The SPMT Operator assists in execution of engineered heavy transport.
  • The SPMT Operator is capable of setting up, operating, inspecting and performing basic maintenance on computer controlled, self propelled, modular hydraulic transport trailers.
  • SPMT Operator to be a part of our long term projects in;
    • Singapore
    • Malaysia
    • Indonesia
    • Thailand
    • Qatar
    • Oman
  • Following typical methods, builds trailers using basic hand tools to prepare for heavy hauling projects.
  • Ensures all components and the SPMT systems as a whole are in good working condition for the transport and lift.
  • Troubleshoots any issues seen with the trailers which do not conform to typical, approved methods.
  • Reports to various work sites, as directed by the SPMT Planner and/or SPMT Supervisor on-time and ready operate SPMT equipment or perform assigned duties.
  • Has working knowledge of rigging and lashing and is able to perform basic rigging responsibilities.
  • Assists with jacking, pumping, carriage, winch and work before, during and after movement;
  • Correctly assesses and give attention to space (or lack of space), obstacles present, correct securing of loads;
  • Following all SHE-Q (Safety, Health and Environmental - Quality) Standards, including never disabling any safety devices.
  • Has basic knowledge of engineering drawings/sketches and is able to ensure that loads, loading methods, load securing and load transport comply with plan.
  • Is capable of performing and checking rigging and lashing done on the SPMT and the load, to ensure that the move can be performed safely for personnel, load and equipment.
  • Assists in planned disassembly of SPMT’s following operation and assists in preparing SPMT’s for transport or for the next scheduled lift or move.
  • Other duties as assigned by Transport Department Manager or SPMT Rigging Supervisor

Job requirements

  •  Is capable of reading and understanding hydraulic and electrical schematics. 
  • Is capable of adjusting trailers to ensure even distribution of weight across all axles, even over rough terrain. 
  • May serve as a Trainer for other Field Personnel, permanently or temporarily assigned to the SPMT Department.
  • Ensures that all Customer, State and Federal Safety Requirements are met, as per training provided by Customer and/or 3rd Party Training. 
  • Assists in planned disassembly of SPMT’s following operation and assists in preparing SPMT’s for transport or for the next scheduled lift or move. 
  • Completes all required checklists and work reports and submits them to the supervisor in a timely fashion.
  • Minimum Qualifications & Experience:
    • 3-5 years in Heavy Lift / Heavy Transport
    • 1-3 years of SPMT or Equivalent 
    • Safety Training and Certification 
    • Basic knowledge of hydraulic and electrical schematics and basic repairs 
    • Scheuerle SPMT Training Course (Theoretical)
    • 400+ Hours supervised Operation of Trailers, before un-supervised operations (Practical) 

More info

Should you be interested in the position of SPMT Operator, please send your application via the apply button. For more information, please contact Chris Lawrence, Account Manager in Singapore, stating reference number CL-075963