Primus is currently receiving applications from highly competent Offshore construction professionals for our client an EPCI contractor providing optimum technical solutions in the offshore Energy industry. This is a great opportunity to join an established business with a diverse range of EPCI projects. See available positions below;

Anchor Foreman

LocationRivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

Assist the Barge Foreman in setting up the barge on work locations.
Prepare anchors, pennant wires and different types of buoys during barge mobilization.
Check the condition of the barge mooring system i.e. anchor winches and anchor wires, and report findings to the Barge Foreman.
Plot anchor positions as depicted in the approved anchor pattern; in the absence of such a pattern, plan and plot positions with the concurrence of senior colleagues.
Monitor the position of a barge during repositioning of anchors onto the seabed with Anchor Handling Tugs (AHTS) to ensure that the barge is well positioned through all phases of the lay operation.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Minimum 7 years’ experience as anchor foreman is essential.
Good written and spoken English communication skills.
Knowledgeable of all standard offshore safety training requirements.
Knowledgeable of HSEMS, environmental awareness, hazardous material awareness and handling of waste.

Bardge Administrator

LocationRivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

Compiles and maintains records of offshore project activities, performing a variety of clerical duties.
Keeps track of personnel count, time, diary/rotational planner, project force account notification,’mail
routing, compile and maintain files and records of the activities of vessel, equipment in accordance with established procedures
Perform land based office service and logistics such as record keeping, personnel movement, materials and supply handling, telephones, faxes, copying/scanning machines and assigned projects.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Should have a minimum 7 -10 years’ experience on offshore administration engaged in brownfield modification projects

Barge Foreman

LocationRivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

As the Barge Superintendent’s representative, supervise and issue work instructions to construction crew for the overall safe installation of the project, as specified by the project Installation Procedures.
Directly reports to the Vessel Superintendent and responsible for all deck activities
Will organize via his respective subordinates anchor patterns, run anchors and moor barge at work locations in accordance with job requirements, Company and Client procedures
Responsible for refusing unsafe work and for carrying out all work in accordance with established HSES Safety Standards and work practices.
Responsible for following the instructions and fulfilling the responsibilities within the Emergency Response procedures and advising crews on their responsibilities.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

15years experience in offshore construction industry.
Minimum 8 years experience as a barge foreman on a major offshore pipe lay vessel
Minimum 4-5 years DP offshore construction experience

Bardge Leaderman

LocationRivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Barge Leadermanwill report to the Barge Foreman. He will have overall responsibility to direct the activities of workers engaged in operation equipment to lift, move, and place
materials, and erect tructures. Key personnel reporting to the Barge Leaderman will be Riggers and Operators.
Prepare locations where structures are to be placed.
Direct load-outs of completed structures.
Establish or adjust work procedures.
Study production schedule and estimate requirements for assignments.
Requisition materials and supplies for the department as required.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

15years’ experience in offshore construction industry.
Minimum 7years’ experience as a barge
Ledermanon a major offshore pipe lay vessel
Minimum 5years’ DP heavy lift experience
5years’ offshore supervisory experience
Valid STCW endorsed Seafarer’s Medical Certificate

Bardge Mechanics

LocationRivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

To follow guidelines / procedures and schedules for the maintenance and check out of all
mechanical equipment and systems.
Responsible for maintenance and repair of the electrical, fuel, water, sewage, hydraulic and pneumatic systems aboard. Preventative maintenance and repair for the barge’s cranes,
compressors, work winches, anchor winches and abandon-ship systems.
During pipeline operation will operate and maintain tension devices, conveyors, track shoes, davits, winches and hydraulic pumps.
Will maintain equipment logs, barge ballast / fuel / oil / water inventories and reports.
Follows a training and safety programme and attends regular safety meetings within his group.
To carry out such tasks / duties which may be assigned by his supervisor(s).
To be aware of mechanical equipment downtime implications.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

The position requires a minimum of 7 years’ experience as a Barge Mechanic.
Should have mechanical experience with emphasis on operation and maintenance of heavy
diesel engines. Required to have working knowledge of boilers, water desalination units, deck and derrick cranes, anchor winches, and generators. Pipeline operation requires individual to be knowledgeable of hydraulic systems relative to the operation of conveyors and tension devices

Bardge Superintendent

Location: Rivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

General administration and overall supervision of the barge with responsibility of all personnel and equipment on board the barge and other support vessels assigned to the vessel
spread.
Overall responsible person in charge of PLB and other support vessels assigned to PLB spread.
Control marine movements in relation to site, and in particular, ensure all vessels are moored
in accordance with pre-approved procedures.
Responsible for ensuring the stability of the PLB is within the limits stated in its valid load line certificate and that all other vessels are operated within their own capabilities

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

25 years’ experience in offshore construction industry
Minimum of 10 years’ experience as Barge Superintendent

Chief Electrician

Location: Rivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

To analyse and resolve any problems of an electrical nature relative to Barge Operations and activities.
Responsible for routine electrical maintenance and repairs. Installs/power wiring to newly installed machines and
equipment following electrical codes, manuals, schematic diagrams and blue prints. Test/Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus using test equipment and repair/replace faulty components or recommend remediation within good marine standards. Assist other department personnel as required under the directive of the Chief Engineer
To liaise with the Chief Mechanic to ensure efficient operation of all equipment.
Will maintain General Alarm and Fire Bells in ready condition and organize periodic tests.
Will schedule apreventative maintenance programme for all relevant equipment and systems.
To maintain equipment and job logs.
To investigate and initiate any methods and / or procedures which would result in a more efficient utilization of equipment / systems and minimize downtime.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Should have broad electrical background with working knowledge of AC/DC generators to
1500 KVA, air-conditioning units in 35-60 ton range, power distribution, DC welding machines, crane and winch control circuitry,basic electronics and radio / teletype communications, generator rebuild and alignment, air-electric controls and hydraulics.
Must be able to estimate and schedule materials and manhours. Should have working knowledge of barge operations, related mechanical equipment and delegates tasks to crew whose abilities are most compatible.
Conduct safety meetings and maintain equipment logs. Should be capable of effectively supervising a multinational crew

Chief Engineer

LocationRivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsible for maintenance and repair of the electrical, fuel, water, sewage, hydraulic and pneumatic systems aboard. Preventative maintenance and repair for the barge’s cranes,
compressors, work winches, anchor winches and abandon-ship systems
To establish firm guidelines / procedures and schedules for the maintenance and check out of all mechanical equipment and systems.
To coordinate all his activities with those of the Barge Foreman, Welder Foreman and Chief
Electrician to ensure that all tasks are completed in the most efficient manner.
To be on call to troubleshoot / operate equipment such as auxiliary pumps, air compressors, steam generators, jacks and machine shop, to assist or expedite direct job efforts.
During pipeline operation will operate and maintain tension devices, conveyors, track shoes, davits, winches and hydraulic pumps.
Will maintain equipment logs, barge ballast / fuel / oil / water inventories and reports, order and maintain adequate spare parts and
tools inventory, compile and assign priorities for repair work.
Will be familiar with applicable A.B.S. and ensure that all work and modifications complies with their requirements, and have a knowledge of shipyard / dry dock procedures.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

The position requires a minimum of 10 years’ experience as a Chief Engineer.
Should have wide-ranging mechanical experience with emphasis on operation and maintenance of heavy-duty diesel engine.Required to have working knowledge of boilers, water desalination units, deck and derrick cranes, anchor winches, and generators.
Construction operation requires individual to be knowledgeable of hydraulic systems relative to the operation of conveyors and tension devices. Ideally, the Chief engineer will be able to set up a machine shop and organize various types of bench test equipment.
Should be conversant with A.B.S. and towing procedures. Considering the diversity of tasks under his control the Chief Mechanic must be flexible and able to delegate authority. Should capable of effectively managing and supervising a multinational crew.

Construction Superintendent

Location: Rivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

Ensure a safe and effective Permit to Work system is in place and maintained for all Construction activities.
Supervise and support day-to-day Construction activities / personnel in the safe and structured
delivery of the work scope and processes, ensuring all applicable site / Project safety procedures are fully and properly implemented.
Constantly strive to obtain maximum productivity and economical use of labour and equipment in order to keep costs within budget.
Assist in the development, issues and updating of all applicable Construction strategies, procedures / working practices and system / sub-
system boundary P&ID’s required for the delivery of the Construction process -ensure compliance with all Project standards,specifications and procedures.
Liaise with the Project Engineering office to ensure P&ID’s and other drawings are produced in line with Construction requirements.
Co-ordinate the mobilisation and de-mobilisation of Construction resources to meet schedule requirements. This will include the necessary tooling and temporary requirements which are to be managed and controlled in a cost-effective manner.
Ensure, before any work commences, that all items of material, equipment, scaffolding etc required are
on board the barge and other support vessels assigned to the vessel spread.
Overall responsible person in charge of PLB and other support vessels assigned to PLB spread.
Control marine movements in relation to site, and in particular, ensure all vessels are moored in accordance with pre-approved procedures.
Responsible for ensuring the stability of the PLB is within the limits stated in its valid load line certificate and that all other vessels are operated within their own capabilities

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

25 years’ experience in offshore construction industry
Minimum of 10 years’ experience as Barge Superintendent

Construction Supervisor
Location: Rivers

RESPONSIBILITIES

Act as construction site representative ensuring offshore brownfield construction activities are undertaken in accordance with project execution plan upholding project objectives
Provides PMT oversight on all activities undertaken with respect to his assigned vessel, other PMT and all contractor personnel.
Review offshore brownfield construction work plans, pre-task planning and method
statements to ensure comprehensive safety and feasibility for the brownfield modification project.
Monitors contractor’s offshore brownfield execution activities. Reports daily progress and issues of concern to Construction Superintendent and Offshore Construction Manager.
Supervises and influence the safe and efficient work execution by subcontractors performing offshore brownfield construction work to ensure compliance with project objectives and
contractual requirements.
Ensure offshore brownfield construction work is executed in compliance with Company rules, regulations, and standards and permit to work procedures as applicable.
Has autonomy over scheduling and planning of own work; organizes efforts of work group to achieve overall efficiency.
Report and record potential change order requests to assist in claims preparation.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Minimum of fifteen (15) years’ experience primarily in Offshore Brownfield Engineering and Construction. International experience is preferred.
Good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels from management to field labor.
Good technical and supervisory skills.
Demonstrated experience managing all craft disciplines through mechanical completion and pre-commissioning.

Method of Application
Note: Only applicants with relevant experience are encouraged to apply. Due to volume of applications expected, we will only respond to successful candidates within 4 weeks of submission.
Candidates’ who qualify against any of the above positions, should please email only their Curriculum Vitae and cover letter in MS Word format (saved as: First name Surname Underscore position example: AvielKemka_Chief Engineer) to [email protected]
and SUBJECT of the email typed as First name Surname Underscore position they are applying for. Failure to follow this instruction may lead to application disqualification In addition candidates are also advised to apply for the same position on https://nogicjqs.gov.ng Candidates are to create their own user name and password to access the link and submit their applications.

Any application received after the deadline will not be considered

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