International / Multinational

Fabrication and Welding Manager at Hobark International Limited (HIL)

Hobark International Limited (HIL) is the parent company of the Hobark group operating in the oil and gas industry. The company was incorporated in 1998, starting as a staffing agency based in Port Harcourt. Currently we have offices in 4 countries with our head office in Lagos.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Fabrication and Welding Manager

Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

  • Supervise and make requisitions for materials needed for different projects or jobs and prepare monthly chargeback of work done.
  • Supervise the fabrication, machinist workshop and spare production.
  • Design and construct any of the engineering projects that relate to fabrication.
  • Deliver on project welding requirements (Fabrications and Welding Specifications, WPS, Welding Books, Project procedures, etc.)


  • Minimum of First Degree in Engineering is required.
  • A Master’s Degree in Business Administration.
  • Professional qualifications (COREN) will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of Engineering Designs related to Oil & Gas End Facilities Fabrication and Installation
  • Knowledge of the welding processes for fabrication yard activities
  • Knowledge of international standards to develop and review Preliminary Welding Procedure Specification (PWPS) and Welding Procedure Specification (WPS).
  • Knowledge of mechanical and metallurgical testing to be performed during Procedure Qualification Record (PQR) execution and review.
  • At least 15 years of cognate experience-not less than 10 years supervisory experience in fabrication yard management, in related industrial sectors especially mechanical and fabrication projects.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills at all business and management levels.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical project documents such as isometrics, standards for support, P&IDs, piping arrangements, plot plants, alignment sheet, fabrication drawings.
  • Knowledge of the different materials to be welded for piping and structural steel, such as carbon steel, stainless steel, duplex, galvanized, etc.
  • Demonstrate ability to financial analysis, business analysis, budgeting, cost, resource, and risk management.
  • Track record of success and direct impact or contributions to the bottom-line and growth of current and past organizations.

Primary Skills:

  • M.Sc in Business Administration / Finance, COREN, Engineering Degree

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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