Junior Technical Superintendent at AfrikDelta Marine Limited

AfrikDelta Marine Limited (ADML) is a 100% Nigerian owned marine and offshore services company, established to provide premium, safe, reliable and efficient services to the major oil and gas companies in Nigeria and the Gulf of Guinea. ADML was established in July 2012 by The Jagal group of companies and backed by Jagal Group’s 40 years of experience in fabrication, manufacturing, production and logistics supporting Nigeria’s offshore oil and gas production. This forms part of the group’s commitment to constantly develop her portfolio and meet the increasing needs of the industry.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Junior Technical Superintendent

Location: Warri, Delta
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • To manage and execute running ‘day-to-day’ Maintenance and Repair (M&R) activities of assigned vessels within the time-frame and budget as set, in order to maintain technical reliability and maximize utilization of the fleet.
  • Coordinates and execute ‘day-to-day’ running maintenance activities (mainly preventive) onboard the vessels to maintain technical reliability of vessels and  prevent downtime/off-hire.
  • Monitor and follow up on planned Maintenance system of vessels in MARAD, Ensure repair jobs are created and updated when necessary and closed out jobs are effected on MARAD.
  • Supervise, Coach and instruct Chief Engineers onboard the vessels to ensure technical management onboard is in line with Company Expectation
  • Undertake periodic Vessel inspection in line with Company management system (SLIMS) and Maintennace Management System (MARAD), Function test machinery onboard to decipher technical status, compile reports of all defects/issues observed during such inspection & report status to Regional Technical Manager (RTM) and Contract Manager (CM), Make plans for close out all identified defects.
  • Guides crew on board the vessels to ensure that Companies standards are met and that work is done as per guidelines and specifications.
  • Ensures full compliance of vessel certifications according to statutory and Class requirements.
  • Updates and maintains the repair lists in MARAD of assigned vessels based on outcome of surveys and running M&R activities, in order to provide a complete work scope for the running M&R.
  • Check and control monthly inputs in SLDox.
  • Investigates and analyse root cause of technical/machinery defects, implement timely corrective and preventive actions, in consultation with the Regional Technical Manager.
  • Arrange statutory surveys with Classification society & Flag state (NIMASA). Ensure vessel technical readiness for other inspections from client i.e. OVID, SUPO, MAR 7, Pre-hire Inspection etc.
  • Supervise and evaluate activities and performance of third-party contractors/vendors when they visit vessels offshore and when in port.
  • Ensure vessels raise applicable requisitions in line with M&R and Reported or Noticeable Defects. Work with procurement and other stakeholders for timely delivery of such requisitions.   
  • Ensure changes to the vessel equipment are managed, in close cooperation with the CM and RTM, through an MoC.
  • Ensure MARAD and SLDox are updated with maintenance and data of the new equipment.
  • Actively promotes Safety Health Environmental and Quality (SHEQ) awareness and monitors performance to ensure safety standards and safe working practices /leads ‘by example’.
  • Prepares and control the yearly Running M&R budget in close cooperation with the RTM.
  • Prepares 6 monthly appraisals for Chief Engineers on vessels assigned to him.
  • Follows our Safety Management System (SLIMS)
  • Visit vessels offshore for routine checks, Investigation, Inspections, and operational assessment.
  • Work in close cooperation with the Contract Manager or his designate (Operation Superintendent) as regards vessel reliability. Hence promoting operational integrity of asset and smooth running of Contract.
  • Gain the cooperation of vessel Captains for operational transparency, timely reporting of defects and general asset integrity of vessels
  • May be required to join Company in house competency training of crew during time off and or attend to a vessel outside Escravos operational base i.e. (Onne/Lagos) for repairs


  • Mechanical Engineering / Naval Architecture Background
  • Experience as a Former Chief Engineer on Offshore Support Vessels
  • 3-5 years Verifiable Experience gained as a Technical Superintendent/ Port Engineer

Additional Information:

  • Rotation 2/2


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