Massive Jobs Vacancies at Rigzone Nigeria 2013 – (15 Positions)

1) Mechanical / Rotating Equipment Engineer

Mechanical / Rotating Equipment Engineer
  • 15+ years’ experience in an applicable industry
  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Must have experience specifically related to different types of rotating equipment, and skid mounted packaged systems common to the process industries
  • Representative equipment experience to include pumps, compressors, fans, blowers, turbines, engines, electric motors, vacuum pumps, agitators, mixers, lube oil skids, and compressed air/refrigeration/chemical injection packages.
  • Review client specifications, prepare customized equipment specifications, prepare equipment inquiry/purchase requisitions & technical bid evaluations, review vendor drawings & data, and interface with other disciplines on a project task force
  • Extensive knowledge of API, ASME, ANSI, PIP and other process industry codes and standards is necessary
  • Must be able to produce accurate project deliverables with little or no supervision, and maintain project schedules and man hour budgets
  • Strong communications and influencing skills
  • Professional Engineer registration desirable
  • Onshore experience would be preferable

2) Structural Engineer

Structural Engineer
  • Interpret and understand product specifications, data sheets, and customer requirements
  • Preparing reports, designs and drawings
  • Perform design calculations in accordance with API, ASME, ASM, AISI standards
  • Design product components and assemblies
  • Select appropriate construction materials
  • Provide technical advice
  • Work with manufacturing and assembly personnel to develop efficient methods of assembly on equipment
  • Work with other engineering and service personnel to develop procedures and documentation to inspect, repair used equipment from the field
  • Generate test procedures and all necessary support documentation for product verification and validation
  • Perform product tests and experiments that require standard as well as nonstandard procedures
  • Perform other duties as required by engineering management
Minimum Job Requirements
  • 10+ years of design experience
  • BS Structural/Civil/Mechanical engineering degree or other advanced engineering degree, or equivalent experience
  • CAD: AutoCAD and/or SolidWorks
  • FEA: COSMOS, ANSYS, ABAQUS, SAFI, StruCad (linear and non-linear analysis)

3) API Inspector


API Inspector Job Description

  • 10+ years experience
  • A strong understanding and familiarity with industry codes and standards
  • Strong ability in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • All necessary Certification
  • Write/review inspection reports, plans, repair recommendations and other inspection documents.
  • Develop and implement area equipment inspection and testing plans for compliance and turnarounds.


4) Completion Supervisor

Must be authorised to work in Nigeria.
Job Objective:
To ensure the safe, efficient and cost effective deployment of completions on the rig.

Drilling Department

Rigs/Port Harcourt

Functionally Report To:
Drilling Superintendent

Administratively Report To:
Head, Drilling Engineering

Service contractors & completion operations

Internal Relations:
Drilling, QAQC, Petroleum Engineering, Production and General Engineering Departments

External Relations:
Contractors, service companies, APS, NNPC, DPR

Job Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

1. Review completion programs to ensure understanding and where possible optimize the same

2. Supervises the deployment of completions at the wellsite, ensuring compliance with the completion programme and good oilfield practices

3. Organise planning meetings, CWOPs, AAR’s etc and ensure actions are taken to mitigate all risks in the program

4. Visit contractor facilities to ensure:
a. Equipment is properly inspected and certified
b. Equipment is as defined in the completion program
c. Running tools have been correctly assembled into the equipment
d. Service contractor personnel have adequate experience and competence to perform their duties and are in compliance with contractual requirements
e. Equipment and tools have been inspected and accepted prior to load out

5. Update completion database and Learning Register when in office

6. Provide detailed scope of work for completions and related services as needed for tendering or contracting purposes

7. Recommend optimisation methods to improve operations performance

8. Contribute to the development of a completions design and Operations manual

9. Mentor drilling and completion engineers as necessary

- Offshore/onshore well completion supervision
- Ensure completions are deployed in a safe and cost effective manner as per the programme
- Ensure completion contracts are valid for all jobs run

Accountable for:
- Successful deployment of well completions with NPT within planned target
- QA/QC performed on all completion equipment and tools
- All equipment sent to the rig meets the minimum HSE and technical standards
- Timely availability of equipment for inspection and delivery to the rig
- Continuous improvement of completion practices
- Compilation of accurate completion performance data
- Develop comprehensive End of Well and other reports and records
- Ensure smooth interface between drilling, well testing and subsea during the completion execution

Key Performance Indicators/Performance Goals:
- Completion operations NPT below 10%
- Achieving completion time and cost within approved targets
- Zero waiting on equipment or tools
- Compliance with the Well Delivery Process
- Continuous monitoring of well plans by means of performance sheets and KPIs to ensure plans are achieved
- 100% Inspection of all equipment and its make-up prior being sent to the rig

Completion budgets up to $20 million per well.



5) Lead Electrical Engineer

My client, an International E&P Company, is currently seeking a Lead Electrical Engineer for their off shore project in Lagos, Nigeria. This is an opportunity to work with one of the world leading energy companies. Details below;

- 12 Month initial contract, working on a rotational basis (6×2).

- The candidate MUST be an expatriate.

- At least 20 years experience as an Electrical Engineer.

- Brownfield/Greenfield and offshore experience.

- Previous experience working in Nigeria or the West African Region.

- Experience working with an International E&P Company.

- Proficient in all aspects of electrical design.

- Experienced in leading teams of electrical engineers and designers.

If you are interested in any of this opportunity or have any friends or colleagues who would be, then please contact me via e-mail or telephone as soon as possible.
Progressive Global Energy & Natural Resources is proud to be a member of EIC.


6) Diving Representative Installation Services

Job Description
Description of the SERVICE:
The SERVICE consists of
- Ensuring that all diving activities are performed to the highest safety standards with due regards to Company and international cades and regulations
- Assuring that all diving equipment and personnel are suitably certified and in good condition for each operation
- Managing the Site Construction supervision team and controlling the Pipelines EPSCC Contractor EPSCC and its sub-Contractors (the CONTRACTOR) activities related to Dog legs installation, tiein to risers and diving operations.

Specific Activities:
To manage CPY and CTR teams, in order to achieve a proper control of all CONTRACTOR’s offshore tie-in and diving operations, including:
- Movement and positioning of spreads.
- Dog leg installation.
- Hyperbaric welding.
- NDT and dimensional Control.
- subsea metrology, Free span reduction.
- Installation of protection mattresses, spools, risers, riser guards and tie-in works
- All diving and ROV operations.
To ensure that CPY and international Naval Spread requirements and Contractor Naval Operations procedures and that HSE requirements related to Lay Barge and transportation barge operations are complied with.
To assess the seriousness and urgency of possible problems encountered by or with CONTRACTOR, and, when necessary, to obtain an acceptable remedial actions plan from CONTRACTOR.
To assess the relevancy of the construction related CORs issued by CONTRACTOR, and prepare supporting data for the purpose of the internal VOR Review Meetings.
To prepare and participate to the Weekly, Monthly and, when concerned, ad-hoc meetings with CONTRACTOR.
Interface Management and Co-ordination
To co-ordinate as required within CPY supervisory team to manage the interfaces with EPC2 , EPC
5 Contractor, Drilling Contractor and the field.

To report on tie-in work and diving activities to CSR.
- Oversee the development, production and implementation of a series of pre and post dive check off lists for all diving operations by Contractor.
- Ensure that all personnel in the dive team are qualified and physically able to perform tasks assigned and diving operations are performed from a suitable and safe location on the surface, and in compliance with any permit to work system.


7) Principle Drilling Engineer (SemiSub)

Hobark International (UK) Ltd
Updated: May 13 2013
Desired Expertise: Drilling Consultant, Drilling Engineering, high pressure, narrow margin, high angle, extended reach drilling, subsea completions, well testing, drilling engineering, semisub, jackup,
Experience: 14+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: Competitive
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Reference Code: 1111HIL
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Job Status: Active / Open
Job Description:

Description of Work:
Lead a team of drilling/completion and well test engineers in planning and supporting the safe & efficient delivery of development, exploration and appraisal wells in water-depths up to 700ft, offshore Nigeria.

Operations involve the following special challenges:
- High pressure / narrow margin drilling techniques
- High angle / extended reach drilling
- Subsea completions and well testing
- Third party staff, service and equipment quality
- Complex supply chain and logistics
- Interactions with other (G&G) departments

- Minimum of 15 years relevant experience, of which at least 5 in a similar position
- Extensive experience involving semi’s, knowledge of onshore and jack-up operations would be beneficial
- Previous Nigerian/West African experience is advantageous

- Competitive day rate, paid overseas by first week of following month, net of Nigerian income tax, travel days paid

Contract Duration:
- 12 months, renewable based on performance

Project Duration:
- 1 year. Upon completion, reassignment to other projects is a possibility


8) Rigging Supervisor – FPSO Project

Groupe ITA
Posted:May 13 2013
Desired Expertise: OIM, Rig Manager, Rig Mechanic
Experience: 3+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Nigeria
Job Status: Active / Open

Job Description:
Filiale du Groupe CBV, 65 millions d’euros de chiffre d’affaires, plus de 1100 consultants, ITA assure des missions d’expertise et de conseil ainsi que des prestations d’ingénierie dans le secteur des Energies: études, coordination de projets, assistance à maîtrise d’œuvre et maîtrise d’ouvrage.
ITA est connue et appréciée pour son expertise industrielle, la maîtrise technique et la capacité d’innovation de ses équipes.
De part son appartenance à un groupe international, ITA permet à ses équipes d’ingénieurs, managers, superintendants, superviseurs et techniciens expérimentés d’intervenir dans plus de 30 pays.

Nous recrutons en Assistance Technique pour l’un de nos clients, pour une mission d’une Durée d’un an, renouvelable, un/e Rigging Supervisor – FPSO Project
Mobilisation : 8 juin 2013 prochain,
dans le cadre du projet susmentionné au Nigéria, le candidat doit parler Français

Le profil recherché est un candidat capable de gérer et superviser une équipe de 6 à 10 personnes (locaux) pour effectuer des levages et manutentions  de tuyauteries, équipements mécaniques, charpentes métalliques etc. sur un FPSO.
Il devra être en mesure d’organiser et d’identifier les équipements et le matériel nécessaire à la bonne marche des travaux confiés.
Il devra rendre compte à notre client de l’avancement des travaux réalisés au quotidien.
Il devra être capable de communiquer en anglais avec son Team et notre client.
Il devra savoir utiliser un ordinateur pour la préparation des plans de levage (avant mobilisation offshore, nous lui montrerons le contenu des plans et procédures à effectuer)

Contrat : Offshore au large de Port-Harcourt,

Horaire : 7 jours travaillés par semaine, 12H00 par jour.

Rotation : 4 semaines travaillées, 4 semaines de détente,

Certificats demandés : Aptitude médicale


In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Location: Europe


9) Project Controls Advisor

PPI Technology Services
Updated: May 15 2013
Desired Expertise: Project Controls
Experience: 10+ years
Minimum Education: Associates/2 yr Degree
Location: Escravos, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Job Status: Active/openJob Description:

Project Controls Advisor Job Description
  • 10+ years of project controls experience focused on cost control, estimating, and some schedule control achievements in the oil and gas industry
  • Ability to multitask and respond quickly to urgent analysis requests
  • Willing to work overseas in a team environment
  • Strong Influencing, Consulting, Mentoring, Analytical, and Computing skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must have remote/hazard location experience


10) Pipeline Engineer

PPI Technology Services
Updated: May 15 2013
Desired Expertise: Pipeline Engineering
Experience: 15+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Escravos, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Job Status:  Active/Open

Job Description

Pipeline Engineer
  • 15+ Years Experience
  • Provide project management and design engineering for pipeline and facility projects
  • Design pipeline systems, compressor stations and processing facilities which requires performing hydraulic, compression and processing simulations
  • Prepare costs estimates and Authority for Expenditures
  • Obtain bids for construction and coordinate the construction of projects
  • Manage projects to ensure timely completion and cost control
  • Work closely with Field Personnel on all aspects of engineering, design, operations and maintenance
  • Present projects to senior management
  • Crude oil and Natural gas exp
  • Pipe surveying, route selection, stress calculations, differential pressure drops, Caesar II
Qualifications: B.S. in Chemical, Mechanical, Civil, Electrical or Petroleum Engineering



Mechanical Engineer

PPI Technology Services
Updated: May 15 2013
Desired Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 15+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Escravos, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Job Status: Open


Mechanical Engineer
  • 15+ Years Experience
  • Evaluates mechanical and electromechanical systems and products by designing and conducting research programs; applying principles of mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials
  • Confirms system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods; testing properties
  • Develops mechanical and electromechanical products by studying customer requirements; researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials; soliciting observations from operators
  • Develops manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for fabricating, building, assembling, and installing components
  • Assures system and product quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and system capabilities; confirming fabrication, assembly, and installation processes
  • Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures; requesting special services
  • Maintains system and product data base by writing computer programs and entering data
  • Completes projects by training and guiding technicians
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed


12) Piping Engineer

PPI Technology Services
Updated: May 15 2013
Desired Expertise: Piping Engineer
Experience: 15+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Escravos, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Job Status: Active / Open

Piping Engineer

  • Development of feasibility and project development proposals, project bids, estimating and procedure development
  • Manages consultants during the design of pipeline replacement/rehabilitation projects
  • Experience in pipeline / related facilities industrial construction
  • Experience in a supervisory / managerial capacity
  • Experience in an engineering / design and constructability capacity for major pipeline projects
  • Well versed in all pipeline and related facilities National and Standard construction codes for civil, ASME B 31-4 and ASME B 31.8
  • Provide project management and design engineering for pipeline and facility projects
  • Design pipeline systems, compressor stations and processing facilities which requires performing hydraulic, compression and processing simulations
  • Prepare costs estimates and Authority for Expenditures
  • Obtain bids for construction and coordinate the construction of projects
  • Manage projects to ensure timely completion and cost control
  • Work closely with Field Personnel on all aspects of engineering, design, operations and maintenance
  • Present projects to senior management
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil, environmental engineering or related field

UFR Oil Offloading Lines & Flexibles Leader

Employer: ASC International
Updated: May 16 2013
Desired Expertise: Maintenance Engineer
Experience: 5+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Reference Code: ASNJ251682123
Job Status: Active / Open
Job Description
The OOLs and Flexibles Leader will be eventually responsible for the delivery of the OOLs and Flexible Jumpers, in accordance with Contracts requirements, in particular technical requirements and schedule, ensuring all aspects of the EPCI works are accounted for in due time. This means:
* Managing the OOLs/ Flexible Jumpers Detailed Engineering / Qualification / Procurement activities performed by UFR Contractor
* Following up Manufacturing, Fabrication, Installation and Pre-commissioning activities performed by UFR Contractor and managed by UFR inspection, construction and installation teams
To this objective, the OOLs/ Flexible Leader will be in charge of:
* Reviewing of all relevant Engineering / Qualification / Procurement documentation, ensuring the adequate level of priority is given
* Ensuring that Engineering / Qualification / Procurement activities are performed in line with Contracts requirements and Project Specifications, all within project schedule
* Ensuring that Engineering activities are progressed to a sufficient level before the start of Qualification, Procurement, Manufacturing and Fabrication activities
* Ensuring that design and qualification outcomes/ constraints are adequately considered in due time for Procurement, Manufacturing, Fabrication, Installation and Pre-commissioning, and vice/ versa
* Ensuring that for the Manufacturing and Fabrication of critical items, ITPs are reviewed in due time by the relevant parties and are given the right level of attention
* Assisting Manufacturing, Fabrication, Installation and Pre-commissioning activities and leading the resolution of technical issues when necessary
* Assisting in interface management with UFR, FPSO, OLT buoy Contractors
* Answering UFR Contractor technical queries as necessary
* Ensuring that HSE requirements are taken into consideration during design
* Getting assistance from dedicated Egina UFR Team specialists (such as flexible, hydrodynamics, structural, material & welding, corrosion & coating, etc …)
* Getting assistance from COMPANY specialists, or third parties, if required, for specific topics

* Providing inputs to contract correspondence, as necessary
* Issuing reports and presentations as necessary
* Participating in various technical reviews (Hazids, Hazops, Project Technical Reviews, Risk Assessments…) and ensuring implementation of recommendations as necessary
* To ensure that all safety and environmental required studies will be reviewed/updated and that final design will comply with ALARP policy.
* To ensure that design will comply with all HSE requirements and that Safety and Environment dossiers will be provided to National Authorities in due time.
* To demonstrate leadership for implementation of Company requirements on technological risks management.
* To ensure that all recommendations from safety studies and technical reviews are fully addressed in design phase.
* To ensure necessary resources are available for preparation of information needed to issue safety and environmental dossiers.
* To fully comply with office security, health and safety instructions.
* To stay vigilant and maintain continuous awareness of hazards and surroundings.
* To report to Management on any issue they may face or observe and propose way of improvement.
* To also take care of colleagues safety and behavior without hesitating to intervene as much as necessary.
* To give his own input and making sure the workplace is safe (obviously clean and tidy).
* In doubt to ask questions to gain clarification.
To fully comply with Security rules about Travelling in Nigeria.

Job Requirements
* Graduate degree in a relevant engineering discipline MANDATORY (copy of diploma to be provided) with MSc or equivalent. Pending experience candidates with BSc may be also given consideration
* 7 years experience in flexible/ dynamic riser engineering, hydrodynamics for deepwater Projects (pending profile, candidates with less experience and previous exposure to UFR EPCI projects will be also given due considerations). Relevant experience will include development of detail design specifications, performance and / or validation of detail design calculations for flexible lines, follow-up of fabrication and installation activities
* Good knowledge of international design codes / standards and COMPANY general specifications
* Good sense of organization, ability to prioritize activities, to identify critical aspects, to propose way forwards, to lead specialists or third parties, to summarize and present complex design issues including transverse and interfaces matters
* Some basic knowledge in structural design and flow-assurance will be also valuable
* Some basic knowledge in material, corrosion, coatings will be also valuable
Fluent in English both verbally and in writing

14) Quantity Surveyor

Employer: Anderson Young UK Ltd
Posted:May 16 2013
Desired Expertise: Quantity Surveying
Experience: 5+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Africa, Nigeria
Job Status: Active / Open

Our client is a leading Industrial Contractor focusing on Oil & Gas Construction and major marine services, including offshore. The position offers a 6 weeks on / 2 weeks off rotation, negotiable local tax free salary, excellent accommodation & recreation facilities in safe, secure compound , transport, flights etc.

As Quantity Surveyor your responsibilities will be:

• To prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client;

• Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work;

• Assist in establishing client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies;

• Performs risk and value management and cost control;

• Advises on procurement strategy;

• To identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks;

• To prepare and analyse costings for tenders.

• Allocates work to subcontractors;

• Provides advice on contractual claims;

• To analyse outcomes and writing detailed progress reports;

• To evaluate completed work and arrange payments;

• To maintain awareness of the different engineering and building contracts in current use;



Cost Analyst

Employer: PPI Technology Services
Updated: May 16 2013
Desired Expertise: Budget / Cost Control
Experience: 10+ years
Minimum Education: Associates/2 yr Degree
Location: Escravos, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Job Status: Active / Open
Cost Analyst Job Description
  • 10+ years experience
  • Responsibilities include revenue recognition and forecasting for business units to provide planning, profitability and pricing analysis for current and future projects. Working with departmental teams, a cost analyst also assists in cost-reduction initiatives.
  • Determine the cost of purchased or manufactured products/service
  • Analyze the variance between costs and standard costs
  • Prepare the forecasted financial statements and analysis reports (management, profitability)
  • Develop standard costs


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