Senior Coordinator, Subsea Project – Nigeria

Description :

Supervises: Direct report discipline engineer(s), support staff
Summary of Responsibilities
To provide process engineering expertise to aid in the execution of the Company’s onshore
and offshore projects and ongoing operations.

Details of Responsibilities
Job Duties/ Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:
To act as a focal point/technical authority for process engineering questions throughout all phases of engineering design, construction and offshore installation, commissioning and operation.

Provide engineering calculations for piping and crude oil separation systems including line sizing, vessel sizing, hydraulic studies, duty requirements, retention and settlement times, etc.

To provide process engineering input to other disciplines to assure that design
outputs are consistent.

To act as Company authority for the review of Design Bases, design drawings,
specifications, etc.

To act as required as the Company representative (process) to ensure that design work by contractors meets Company standards and relevant industry codes.

To monitor the performance of design contractors and suggest remedial actions
related to process design.

To assist Company resident and/or project engineers with the process engineering
aspects of Facilities design.

To initiate and coordinate tasks needed for project execution.

To participate in HAZOP’s and other key design reviews.

To assist in the development Nigerian process engineers
Job Duties/ Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:

  • Review installation procedures and drawings
  • Monitor and support contractor HSE performance
  • Act as on-site Company representative supervising activities of offshore installation contractor(s)
  • Provide daily reports of contractor activity/progress/issues
  • Review contractor cost claims
  • Provide reliable latest estimates of schedules and costs.

Key Performance Indicators/ Performance Goals:

  • Zero LTI’s
  • On time delivery of work-scope.

Skills :

Education Qualification:
Tertiary Engineering Qualification

Professional Qualification:
Member of am Internationally recognised professional engineering institute preferred


  • Minimum ten (10) years relevant experience with an offshore contractor/service company/vendor/operator
  • Must have worked for subsea construction contractor in an engineering and/or supervisory role
  • Must have worked in a similar engineering and/or supervisory role for an Operator on subsea development project(s)
  • Must have relevant offshore work experience
  • Must have worked in an expatriate situation for at least five (5) years

Functional/ Technical:

  • Good understanding of project management controls and procedures.
  • Ability to work under pressure against tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high standard of consistency and accuracy.
  • Solid working knowledge of relevant oil and gas industry engineering codes and standards.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to deal with a broad spectrum of cultural and organisational styles
  • Ability to manage interfaces both internally and externally with contractors
  • Sound understanding of HSES management systems and the application thereof, particularly with respect to design integrity and safety. Have the ability to organise HAZOPs and prepare safety cases.
  • Apt reporting skills with the ability to write well structured and easily understood reports
  • Able to prepare presentations for information dissemination.
  • Fluent spoken and written English.
  • Basic computer literacy (MS Word, Excel, Project, Lotus Notes, PowerPoint).


  • Good communication and team building skills – well able to lead and gain the respect of 3rd parties.
  • Ability to improvise/prioritise with little notice without losing attention to detail.
  • Proven track record of managing in multicultural situations.


  • Self starter, results-driven and focussed on delivery
  • Able to hold own ground when challenged but can present a balanced view in putting arguments forward.

Remarks :

This position is suitable for Nigerians or non-Nigerians willing to work in Nigeria.

Monday – Saturday 0730 – 1630 hrs, with additional hours as operationally required.

Offshore: as required
Rotation 6/2 – (90 days but may be extended)
Shift n/a


Medical Current Offshore Medical

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