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Jobs at Deep Blue Energy Services Limited (DBESL), 18th January, 2019


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 position below:


Job Title: Commissioning Engineer
Job Category: Oil & Gas
Job Type: Contract
Job Shift: Day


  •  To promote HSE behaviour within the commissioning activities and verifies that HSE procedures are implemented by commissioning team.
  • To develop a strategy in order to minimize offshore commissioning and minimize lost time due to interfaces.
  • To define, mobilize and manage an organization which will cover the preparation and the execution of commissioning
  • To manage the preparation of precommissioning/commissioning procedures and reporting tools (including technical database when applicable, planning, punch list control).
  • To manage the execution of commissioning to achieve maximum productivity, minimize cost and achieve smooth hand over.
  • To co-ordinate with other project entities/existing facilities.
  • To supervise the reporting of commissioning execution to ensure that all technical, contractual and cost information is properly recorded, collected and available for inspection/reference as required by law regulations and company policies.
  • To supervise the schedule of commissioning in order to reach the planned end date
  • Commissioning preparation phase:
    • Responsible for the review and the approval of the various commissioning preparation tasks to be performed by the Contractor : work repartition , priorities, resources, schedule, coordination of the preparation team.
    • Review and approve the commissioning management procedures (hand over, interfaces, punch list, internal organisation…).
    • Review and approve the commissioning dossiers prepared by the Contractor (including database populating and operational test
    • procedures writing).
    • Coordinate activities of the Company commissioning supervision team (system engineers, discipline supervisors, planning / punch list controller).
    • Identify and address all interface issues with other project packages with respect to commissioning.
    • Prepare overall commissioning plan.
  • Commissioning execution phase:
    • Responsible for the overall safety of commissioning activities.
    • Responsible for witnessing and monitoring the precommissioning activities performed by the Contractor.
    • Countersign all precommissioning dossiers at Ready For Commissioning (RFC) status.
    • Control all commissioning activities performed by the Contractor.
    • Check progress against planning and recommend any necessary corrective actions, close follow up on punch list.
    • Ensure correct reporting of commissioning activities in time frame.
    • Report immediately any unexpected events which may affect the commissioning of the plant or the start up
    • Review and approve the commissioning dossiers after completion of commissioning activities and sign the Ready For Start Up and hand over certificates
  • Any other related activities that may be assigned by the hierarchy


  • Gender: Does Not Matter
  • Age: 25 Years – 25 Years
  • Minimum Education: University
  • Degree Title: Engineering
  • Minimum Experience: 8 Year
  • Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

Job Title: Maintenance Method Engineer
 Lagos Island
Job Category: Oil & Gas
Job Type: Contract
Job Shift: Day


  • Contribute to building of Methods and Support activities within the Maintenance entity.
  • Contribute to development of the terms of reference for the Maintenance entity, including policy reviews, budget planning and controls, maintenance management procedures and plans as per guidelines provided by Management in accordance with Company DGEP rules.
  • Develop methods performance to improve Maintenance and/or Inspection activities performed on the two FPSO’s  Monitor maintenance entity activities, evaluate performances, and propose improvements and optimization.
  • Contribute to Maintenance works follow-up, equipment condition analysis, etc. in view to maintaining and optimizing the operations and performance of equipment.
  • Challenge and review the existing maintenance plans in terms of operations, periodicity, estimated hours (workload balancing), procedures and spare parts requirement, make recommendations for optimization and improve the database as necessary. ·
  • Carry out re-engineering and assist all re-engineering special teams as required: Implement data change in CMIMS (Criticality Studies, class updates, Area Studies, Strategy reviews and updates, functional location, BOM, spare parts and MPLAN’s) by filling and transmitting the required templates to the UNISUP Lead User or Company HQ UNISUP team.
  • Perform a variety of data and document analysis/management activities to support re-engineering activities taking place in the entity.
  • Monitor the use of CMIMS by all entities and perform/advise regular system housekeeping actions in order to maintain it updated.
  • Regularly review activity backlogs and contribute actively to eliminate it by assisting to identify Work Orders to be closed and/or Services to be performed or re-scheduled.
  • Be in full charge to report all Maintenance entity activities including issuance of dashboards and all maintenance reports (Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Partner Reports, NAPIMS Reports, Company HQ reports, etc.
  • Carry out required database extractions and analysis in order to present quality reports. Periodically review those reports and suggest ways of improvement in content, presentation, etc.
  • Liaise with all entities (Company HQ, Production, Inspection, ECP, C&P, Offshore Sites, etc…) in order to respond to issues/requests/reports/analysis bothering on Maintenance Support activities/subjects.
  • Assist the Methods Coordinator to Coordinate the Activity Planning developed by Maintenance entity.
  • Collate all work plans originating in the team and liaise with IOP department to ensure that Maintenance entity Plans are efficient and properly followed in view of budget control, production optimization, and HSE best practice.
  • Assist with the preparation of Maintenance Entity Short to Long term Plans (5WLA, 4MLA, 2YLA Plans)
  • Follow equipment failures/breakdowns, and ensure that losses of performance are promptly and efficiently monitored using the KPI’s.
  • Contribute to initiation, control, and validation of studies aimed at equipment optimization and Maintenance efficiency.
  • Provide support and assistance of whatever nature to Maintenance department, as much as required and feasible, to follow-up maintenance activities.
  • Participate with Maintenance entity, Contractors and other operations Staff to the preparation of the maintenance and inspection activities to be carried-out at the time of major planned shutdowns.
  • Contribute to cost control of operations under Maintenance entity. Assist to prepare/review budgets, initiate/follow-up 3S Roadmap Initiatives aimed at cost cutting in order to reduce Company general Operational Expenditures (OPEX).
  • Perform other functions that may be delegated to him from time to time by his hierarchy
  • Act as Head Of CMIMS and Reporting from time to time during holder’s absence
  • Assist the MTMC Campaign teams in his capacity as Company Representative whenever required.


  • Gender: Does Not Matter
  • Age: 25 Years – 25 Years
  • Minimum Education: University
  • Degree Title: B.Eng in Engineering
  • Minimum Experience: 5 Year
  • Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager).

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply


Job Title: 
Topside Inspection Technician (Pressure Vessels and Piping)
Job Category: Oil & Gas
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Shift: Day


  • Contribute within the Onshore Inspection Team to the performance of the Operational Inspection activities performed Offshore, by assisting in: Campaign Preparation; mobilisations, supervision of work, works follow-up, reporting, documentation filing and reports / data recording. –
  • Assist the DW Topside Inspection Head in defining Scope Of work related to yearly inspection of pressure vessels and piping Ensure coordination with support entities for campaign preparation
  • Follow-up the Inspection Works performed by Inspection Contractors.
  • Perform Inspection Works himself / herself, as required. in accordance with own level of Certification,
  • Maintain Databases as-required
  • Review reports and ensure Notifications related to integrity are raised and closed in a timely manner
  • Provide Technical Assistance and Support to the Offshore Staff
  • Ensures coordination with Logistic and materials staff about material procurement, transportation to/from site, material issues from stock, etc.


  • Age: 25 Years – 25 Years
  • Degree Title: B.Eng/HND/Engineering
  • Minimum Experience: 5 Years

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply



Job Title: Safety Operations Officer
Job Category: Oil & Gas
Sub Category: HSE
Job Type: Contract


  • Provide supports to field HSE team or any other entity during critical activities such as Full Field Shutdown, SIMOPS, drilling, etc.
  • Ensure that incidents/accidents are properly analysed, root causes properly identified and recommendations properly defined
  • Assist in follow up and/or tracking of incidents recommendations/actions in Synergi
  • Follow up with Sites and Entities on the implementation of procedures, Rex, SFN and Alerts recommendations
  • Conduct, Lead or participate in Safety Operations’ and Contractors’ HSE MS audits.
  • Ensure that the results of the audits are clearly documented and audits recommendations are follow up to closure
  • Participate in high level Service Risk Assessments and follow up/audit the implementation of mitigated measures specified.
  • Contribute to the development and deployment of Safety Operations’ training and awareness materials across the district.
  • Contribute to the preparation of Safety Operations Annual Budget.
  • Ensure proper reporting of Safety Operations activities as specified by the management.
  • Participation in the CFT HSE evaluation of DWD Contracts
  • Liaise with HSE Reporting engineers and team member to share relevant information on reporting
  • Focal point for DWD HSE Planning and updating of primavera as part of integrated DWD planning.
  • Identify procedural gaps to develop and improve procedural controls
  • Carry out any other duties/projects that may be assigned to him by the Hierarchy.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 25 Years – 25 Years
  • Minimum Education: University
  • Degree Title: B.Eng/HND/Engineering
  • Minimum Experience: 5 years should be in operations, Production, Drilling, Techlog, Field HSE or Projects.

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply


Application Deadline 17th July, 2019.


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