General Oil and Gas

Installation Leader Job at Deep Blue Energy Services Limited (DBESL)

Deep Blue Energy Services Limited (DBESL), is a resource and solution management company that specializes in assisting international/Local companies in identifying Potential market opportunities, 
assisting with permits, sourcing highly skilled employees, bidding on and negotiating contracts and navigating the often complex political and policy environment of many sub Saharan African countries.

We are recruiting to fill the below position:

Job Title: Installation Leader 

Category: Engineering
Rotation: Day 

Job Description
The Installation Leader, who provides assistance and reports to the Installation Manager, is directly responsible for providing technical insights to all installation engineering procedures and installation operations and pre-commissioning procedures associated with the scope of work and make sure the tasks are carried out with full respect to HSE, quality and schedule in full compliance to particular technical requirements and scheduled fined in the EPCI contract. This means:

  • As part of the offshore operations, supervising, supporting offshore activities while maintaining a 24/7 contact with offshore company Representatives
  • As part of the completion of the Installation Engineering, reviewing minutely the technical documentation submitted to company and, based on his own experience, appraising installation engineering/procedures as well as, on request, attending installation tests/trials either organised by packages and, when needed, participating in inspection and vetting activities of marine vessels.

To this objective, the Installation Leader will be in charge of: 
Installation Operations

  • Assisting the offshore representatives on the vessels in their understanding of the vessels tasks, planning and safety as well as organizing appropriate meetings offshore when needed.
  • Following installation tasks and making sure the installation procedures are duly enforced by Contractor during the course of the installation.
  • Liaising as necessary with third part authorities and MWS about specific vessels mobilizations and inspections
  • Liaising with any onshore discipline engineer concerned by the technical issues raised during installation preparation.
  • Preparing technical documentation for interface with FPSO, contractors to make sure that technical issues are correctly identified by all parties,
  • Supplying verified information to the reporting system that allows full tracking of installation events either to be used for reporting
  • Reporting to the Installation manager about  all technical issues that require to be specifically addressed in documentation review or during installation and mobilization progress meetings.
  • When instructed, supervising related offshore construction activities; including pre-commissioning activities and preparing associated reporting to his Hierarchy.
  • Supervising Contractor’s preparations of the offshore campaign in close liaison with the Installation Manager and the HSE Leader.
  • Alerting about the need for marine spread inspection and, when asked, assisting those inspections to appraise marine spread upgrade plans whenever identified a required.

Preferred Skills:

  • Good knowledge of international structural design codes/standards and general specifications.
  • Ability to prioritize activities, identify critical aspects, propose solutions, lead specialists or third parties, summarize and present complex design issues including transverse and interfaces matters.
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written).
  • BOSIET certificate
  • Good organizational skills
  • Experience in leadership and team management


  • Graduate degree in a relevant Engineering discipline with MSc or equivalent, specialized in Marine Construction/Civil Engineering.
  • Sound background in Oil and Gas installations, marine operations and offshore construction.
  • Minimum 10 years experience in Design and Installation of Subsea/Deep water Steel Structures or previous exposure to EPCI projects

How to Apply

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Deadline 25th October, 2016 

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