Nigeria (NG)
Salary to be confirmed
30 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a market leader with a dedicated focus on jack up operations in Nigeria are looking for qualified personnel...

  • Ensure that all marine aspects of the rig’s operations are carried out in accordance with statutory controls and guidelines.
  • Supervise the operation of the marine department to ensure the safe and efficient running of the rig.
  • Monitor the weather conditions and rig motions; inform OIM of conditions likely to affect drilling operations and seaworthiness of the rig.
  • Ensure that accurate calculation of load distribution and weights for daily stability reports and lightship are maintained.
  • Coordinate all helicopter and supply boats traffic; supervise movement of materials and personnel to and from the rig.
  • Ensure all navigation equipment is properly maintained and ready for use at all times
  • Monitor quantities of expendables such as fuel, potable water, drill water, etc.
  • Ensure that cranes are in safe working condition.
  • Ensure all safety equipment, including lifeboats and fire lighting equipment, is maintained in a state of operation readiness at all times.
  • Operate and maintain the bulk system as required Supervise tests on firefighting equipment, obstacle lighting and audible signals.
  • Ensure all lifting gears are inspected and certified, correctly color coded, maintained, and stowed properly.
  • Prepare and supervise rig move plans and associated mobilization preparations.
  • Ensure that all official log loots are accurately and completely filled out and signed by the proper persons and maintain the vessel or as required by policies and regulations.
  • Coordinate and supervise periodic inspections of the rig’s structure, including hull compartments and critical joints and liase with any 3rd party inspection teams for cranes/lifting gear/ and hull inspections




  • Marine related degree inclusive of marine training courses
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in the drilling industry
  • Valid Unlimited 3rd. Mates License or Barge Supervisor License
  • Knowledge of all technical calculations required for the safe operation of the marine aspect of the drilling unit.


  • Familiarity with IMO Code Regulations, Flag Administration, Classification Societies, and industry standards required for safe marine operations.
  • Computer literacy to facilitate the use of company provided proprietary software as well as common Microsoft Office Suite programs utilized in daily business.
  • Most possess good communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to plan, strategize and direct operational issues as required.
  • Leadership skills to develop individuals with the rig and office teams.


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