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Dredging Manager at Maurice Xandra Solutions

Maurice Xandra Solutions Limited – Our client, a major provider in the Oil and Gas industry, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Dredging Manager

Locations: Lagos, Port Harcourt – Rivers & Warri – Delta
Job Type: Full Time

Pre-Project Preparation:

  • Study the bid document thoroughly and prepare for pre bid inquiries.
  • Support the pre bid meeting along with Contracts division manager.
  • Meet clients and finalize project in terms of time frame, complications involved, risks etc.
  • Visit the dredging site and finalize detailed methodology for project execution logistics support and equipment requirement.
  • Support budget and identify the Working Capital requirement.
  • Give order to commence dredging operations PROJECT EXECUTION
  • Monitoring daily production and performance of the dredgers.
  • Conduct and check surveys to monitor progress.
  • Coordinate with the Site Manager and Clients on dredging methodology, progress of projects and schedules.
  • Provide day to day to the dredger crew and co-ordinate with local firms to fulfil dredger requirement.


  • To manage technical risks throughout the project
  • Recognize deficiencies in systems and implement effective solutions.
  • Suggest areas of improvement in internal processes along with possible solutions.
  • Manage technical resources within budget and project schedule.
  • Ensuring that all equipment on site are in good working condition.


  • Attending EXCO meetings in absence of the MD.
  • Oversee staff under his supervision and ensure they are properly trained.
  • Identifying and posting key personnel according to the project requirement to ensure best production and timely completion of project
  • Ensure production meets output and quality goals while remaining within budget
  • Coordinate oversea procurement, invoicing, billing and realization of funds.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
  • Dredging / Technical College.
  • Certificate of competency as Superintendent Dredge Master is an added advantage
  • ITD
  • PMP
  • Relevant training and professional certifications
  • 15 – 20 years’ Experience in Dredging, Marine Maintenance & logistics

Required Skills and Competence:

  • In depth knowledge of project management process in dredging
  • Broad knowledge of technical features of various types of dredgers and other marine equipment.
  • Planning, Coordinating and Organizing Skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Team building skills
  • Performance Evaluation Skills
  • Coaching and mentoring techniques Skills
  • Effectiveness and Excellent time management Skills
  • Ability to act decisively and strong negotiating Skills
  • Knowledge of quality management systems such as ISO 9001 as well relevant code rules and regulations.
  • Strong understanding of health and safety best practices.
  • Strong customer engagement, retention and quality service experience with good ability to develop and influence business relationships.
  • Experience working with executive management and engaging external stakeholders (Clients and Regulatory Authorities etc).

Deadline: 15th October, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should kindly send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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