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  • SOURCE: | Editor
    • POSTED ON: May 4, 2018
    • AUTHOR: Editor

    Our Client, Africa’s leading independent  Oil and Gas Exploration and Production (E&P) Company with a  diverse  portfolio of assets across African as well as interests in Europe, South Asia and South America is  seeking to fill five (5) technical positions with a competent  Ghanaians. These individuals will join the Ghana Business Unit to drive the achievement of the Company’s strategic goals and objectives.




    Reporting to the Onshore EHS Lead, the jobholder will provide EHS support and guidance to the offshore IEP and TRP project teams.


    • Maintain a high level of visibility at the worksite
    • Review offshore  work environment and equipment to identity  hazards or improvement opportunities
    • Monitor the implementation of applicable Safety Management System
    • Monitor and encourage  compliance  with business and contractor policies  and procedures
    • Lead all incident investigations
    • Coordinate with contractor safety personnel to understand safety  performance gaps and implement improvement plans.
    • Record, collate and report all EHS statistics
    • Provide support for emergency response activities
    • DevelopEHS credibility  and support safety leadership skills


    • NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent
    • Must have a valid Fitness for Offshore certificate in accordance  with UKOOA
    • Must have a valid (T) BOSIET Certificate
    • A valid National Passport is required
    • Minimum of 10 years’ project support experience  in construction  activities/offshore installations
    • Training in advanced First  Aid/Fire is preferred
    • Basic understanding of FPSO Operations and equipment is required




    Reporting to operations Manager, the jobholder will provide a focal point for the development and implementation of novel FPSO Operations. S(he) will also  be part of the OR&A, Execution & Commissioning team during the offshore execution phase.


    • Promote EHS and Quality standards and requirements
    • Developoperational plans and ensure  they are  consistent  with Tullow EHS policies
    • Work closely with the TRP Project and integrated Turnaround Team teams to ensure the asset maintains designed intent, uptime and availability targets.
    • Work closely with the TRP and O&M contractor to ensure that all EHS, Security, production Maintenance, Integrity and Marine related processes, procedures as per TGL standards are achieved.
    • Work with the O&M provider to maintain Operational Standards and Processes and ensure they are systematically applied.
    • Provide operations input into the operational Safety Case.
    • Prepare for, participate in the handling over of the commissioned facilities


    • Minimum Bachelor of Science or HND in Engineering discipline
    • Minimum10 years’ international  offshore oil & gas experience
    • Experiencein contractor management
    • Abilityto travel  internationally and to offshore locations if required
    • Knowledgeof EHS management systems and
    • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite




    Reporting to the Ghana Operations Manager, the successful candidate will oversee the development, implementation and sustainability of Maintenance & Integrity Management of the company’s subsea, export system, and infrastructure


    • Drive continuousimprovements in asset integrity
    • Manageasset integrity  management metrics
    • Develop, implement and maintain appropriate integrated Management System (IMS) content
    • Have oversight of Business Unit Safety Case status, Case to Operate processes, S/ECEs and Performance Standard Management.
    • Monitorconformance  with corporate production operations and asset integrity policies  and standards, recommend and support improvements
    • Lead Operations Readiness and Assurance (OR&A) Maintenance  & Integrity  reviews, pre-start-up assurance reviews
    • Providemanagement  expertise for asset shutdown planning and execution



    • Minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or equivalent
    • Minimumof  15years’ offshore oil and gas development experience
    • Detailedworking knowledge  of Energy Institute  Process Safety  Management Framework
    • Experienceworking  with Operation and Maintenance contractors
    • Goodunderstanding  of  computerized maintenance management systems
    • Proficientin the use of Maximo Asset Management software is preferred




    Reporting to the Completion Operations Supervisor, the jobholder will be responsible  for the overall completion/well testing engineering support to the offshore operation from Accra. This role will work with the SCE (Takoradi), Rig Superintendent(s) and Drilling Engineer(s) to ensure well integrity and a high level of operational efficiency  is maintained.


    • Responsible for completion/testing design and operational planning in Ghana Deep-water
    • Contributeto delivering  operational  EHS performance
    • Provide operational programmes which account for and dictate best EHS practice.
    • Overallresponsibility  with  the CPE for optimizing completions/testing/well intervention well planning, cost  and operations for one or more rigs
    • Providesassistance to prepare  the rig  for upcoming completions and subsea activities
    • Provides technical engineering support for the operations to the Rig Superintendent.
    • Ensure Well Handover documents are QA/QC and  completed in a timely manner.
    • Is responsiblefor contingency planning and preparation
    • Provide on-timewell engineering services which represent best industry practice.
    • Providesoperational support to completion, testing and well intervention activities
    • Identifiesperformance improvement initiatives
    • Complies and maintain well risk register and well barrier review.


    • A good University degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent
    • Validoffshore survival certification is required
    • Provenexperience  as a completions engineer with operating companies
    • Subsea completions experience in water depths greater than 800 metres
    • Preference of knowledge and experience in design and running of intelligent multi-zone subsea completions and working in remote locations.
    • PetroFocus Completion’s Manager or equivalent is required
    • High proficiencyin the use of Wellcat, Tubing Movement Modelling, and MS Suite




    Reporting  to Onshore Operations Superintendent, the Jobholder will be responsible for all Filed  activities and interfaces with  the FPSO.


    • Promote EHS and Quality standards and requirement
    • ManageOperational  Safety  Case ensuring compliance with the SC requirements
    • Assist in the development and implementation of an installation HS&E Plan
    • Developand maintain  a high  level of emergency  response capability on the installation
    • Ensure the O&M provider maintains  Operational Standards and Processes and that they  are systematically and consistently applied.
    • Implementmaintenance  and inspection programmes
    • Managework  breakdown to achieve the planned plant availability and maintenance of systems integrity and  class requirements
    • Ensure that  all plant and equipment is operated in accordance with design parameters
    • To workclosely with the TRP Project  and Integrated Execution Project teams to ensure the asset  maintains designed intent, uptime  and availability targets



    • Minimum 10years international offshore oil & gas experience
    • Essential knowledge in relevant FPSO management of  offshore safety, production operations, maintenance, integrity management and deep water drilling operations.
    • Knowledgeof EHS management  systems  and application of EHS working practices
    • Proven man-management capability
    • Contractor management experience is required.

    Please  send your resume, indicating  the job title  and reference code as the subject, to     

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    Closing date -10thMay, 2018

    Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

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