Document controller – Arendal


Work Location: Arendal 
Start date: ASAP 
Duration: 2 years 


  • Handling of all technical documentation for assigned project / department / unit, internal or fromsuppliers, partners or clients, using applicable EDMS (IFS / ProArc)
  • Ensure that all documentation is properly controlled, archived, readily retrievable and secured
  • Expedite outstanding documentation and comments
  • Process feedback and comments in EDMS and forward relevant documents both internally andexternally as appropriate
  • Follow-up and secure timely delivery of all technical documentation
  • Implement procedures, guidelines, Standards, Work Instructions and, if applicable, Client requirementsfor the Document Control function.
  • Participate in all phases of Projects from concept development, tender, bids, FEEDs, construction,commissioning, execution, modification to completion
  • Guide relevant personnel in the use of the EDMS
  • Follow up and secure timely delivery of all technical documentation in the Project
  • Follow Project into Operation for a period ensuring good handover from project to operation
  • The Fleet / Operation DC is responsible to ensure proper maintenance of records in EDMS fromproject handover, MMP (if appropriate), creating new records to decommissioning of a unit
  • Guide relevant personnel in the use of the EDMS
  • Ensure timely delivery of all DFO to facilities
  • Work closely with and actively support all relevant departments
  • Other responsibilities as assigned



  • Ideally higher technical diploma, e.g. Polytechnic or general High School diploma
  • Relevant experience may replace formal education


  • Ideally three years’ experience from offshore projects as document controller
  • Previous experience with EDMS systems is an advantage

Interpersonal skills

  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Structural, analytical and with good attention to details
  • Able to work under pressure, delivering high quality work on time
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary / multinational environment


  • Knowledge of EDMS systems, e.g. ProArc, Documentum, IFS etc.
  • Familiar with technical coding system and document numbering system
  • Knowledge of technical documentation within the Oil & Gas industry
  • IT literate
  • Fluent in English (oral and written)


  • The position may require temporary assignments at project premises or on-board units
  • The position may require travel and long working hours in peak periods


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Anne Siqveland
Key Account Manager



Job ID: #23960