Dauriya – Junior Engineer

Location: Russia

Year joined in: April 2016

Position joined as: Administrative Assistant


Can you tell us about your job?

At the moment, I am holding the position of a Junior Project Engineer. My primary responsibilities include preparation of technical documentation, acknowledgement of installation methodologies and provision of engineering support to vessel activities. Being in this position for less than 2 months I have already participated in various operations offshore such as dredging activities, pipelay, post-trenching and backfilling operations.


Can you tell us about your journey in Bumi Armada?

I joined Bumi Armada in April 2016 as an administrative assistant.  For 2 years I was based in Astrakhan, Russia, working in close collaboration with our Lukoil project team of dedicated professionals. In May 2018, I was provided with an opportunity of a career change to become a project engineer and was happy to take it!


What has been the highlight of your time at Bumi Armada?

It is hard to pick something specific, as from day to day Bumi Armada and my colleagues have allowed me to learn something new, to develop my skills and grow personally and professionally. I very much appreciate the effort that the company puts into personnel training and teambuilding activities.


What advice would you give someone thinking about a career at Bumi Armada?

If you are thinking about a career at Bumi Armada, my advice would be to get rid of the doubts and apply! Based on my own experience, I can tell that almost everything is possible in Bumi Armada with required skills and high-level motivation, even the transition from administrative assistant to offshore engineer!