Basic Scaffolder

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Fixed Term

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting Basic Scaffolders - Offshore to join our team in Brunei.


Purpose / Role

  • To deliver a high quality, consistent and competent scaffolding construction service in    accordance with project / company requirements, standards, and procedures.
  • To support overall delivery of company goals and schedule.
  • To ensure all that all workscope is completed in a safe manner ensuring no detrimental impact to personnel, fabric, or environment. 

Key aims and Objectives

  • To perform all required discipline tasks, safely, consistently and in accordance with project requirements, procedures, and specifications.

Prime responsibilities and duties

  • Read, understand and implement all applicable company / project policies, working practices and procedures, ensuring at all times that the scaffolding workscope is completed safely and to a high standard.
  • Maintain all scaffolding equipment in good safe condition
  • Complete all workscope in accordance with applicable workpack / jobcard instructions, associated procedures and drawings / sketches
  • Provide support to other trades/disciplines where required, or form part of an integrated multi-discipline team.

Allied occasional duties

  • Participate and contribute to Wood’s Emergency Response procedure and process.
  • Participate and contribute in Wood’s nationalisation/personnel development programmes
  • Be aware of and practice fully the requirement for total safety attitude in all operations
  • Assist with other trades (within capability)

Skills / Qualifications

Skills / Qualifications

Qualifications and Training:



  • Level 2 Scaffolder
  • Testimonials
  • Verifiable Evidence - CV
  • BOSIET/Approved Offshore Medical
  • Safe Erection and Dismantling of Scaffolds Part A & B


  • Manual Handling
  • S.S.O.W.



  • Demonstrable experience post scaffolding training coupled with current relative experience.
  • 2 years offshore as a scaffolder


  • General slinging and lifting experience.
  • Preferably a Bruneian

Personal qualities, aptitudes, and skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members
  • Demonstrate commitment to working safely at all times
  • Flexible – able to comply with company and client requirements
  • Ability to work with other team members/disciplines and in a multi-cultural environment
  • Confident and with an ability to work unsupervised and work on own initiative
  • Has a desire to learn and develop within the role and also develop others as part of nationalisation programme

Competencies – generic

  • Possesses a decent standard in spoken and written English
  • Comply with operational and safety manuals and procedures
  • Possesses a good understanding of safe working practices and can always demonstrate commitment to safe working.

Competencies – technical

  • Can demonstrate a high standard in completion of tasks associated with the role of Advanced Scaffolder as defined in associated job specification
  • Can demonstrate the ability to read/understand and implement procedures/specifications/drawings/sketches/etc.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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