Construction Engineer at SPIE Oil & Gas Services Nigeria


SPIE Oil & Gas Services (part of the SPIE Group) through its network of offices in 25 countries throughout Africa, the Middle East, and Asia-Pacific, offers a comprehensive variety of services to some of the largest oil and gas firms in the world.

Thanks to the dedication of our 4,000 employees, to whom we provide training, recognition, and actual opportunities for career growth, our turnover has more than doubled in recent years. SPIE Oil & Gas Services is constantly looking for bright people to join its teams to help with this expansion.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Construction Engineer M/F

Job Ref.: 2022-27313
Location: Lagos (Onshore / Offshore)
Contract type: Fixed-term-contract
Contractual hours: Full time
Contract duration: 4 months

Job Dimension

  • Ensure onshore readiness of all 2023 FFSD related onshore fabrication and preparations related to the ECP scope.
  • Supervision of FFSD Contractor and Sub-Contractor onshore fabrication and preparations related to the ECP scope.
  • Responsible for the pre-mobilization preparation activities related to the ECP scope of the FFSD
  • Responsible for managing offshore supervison of all intervention and construction related activities for the EC scope of the FFSD.
  • Manages a multi-disciplinary technical team from contractor, offshore efficiently and in a good working spirit.
  • Provides onshore/offshore support to the ECP FFSD shutdown coordinator.


  • Follow up readiness of all onshore items (materials, personnel, pre-fabs and premobilization, etc) for all ECP major interventions and campaigns.
  • Organize and supervise day to day ECP FFSD interventions works offshore to ensure successful delivery.
  • Acts as the main point of contact of the ECP Contractor Site Representatives onshore and offshore.
  • Evaluates construction issues on the worksite with Contractor and contribute to their resolution at worksite level whenever possible.
  • Maintains offshore an updated register of all deviations and non-conformances and develop them into a punch list of items to be resolved where applicable.
  • Monitors the overall progress of the contractors against schedule, providing reporting on same to line management, highlighting the potential for slippage and propose remedial actions and signing contractor daily reports
  •  Perform site surveys to proffer solutions to site issues and provide inputs to preparation of Scope of works for fabrication and site construction activities.
  • Assists in constructability reviews and the planning and scheduling of construction jobs.
  • Reports any site issue to ECP site Superintendent and maintain regular and efficient information to him.
  • Ensures that activities performed on site fulfil all HSE requirements.
  • Implements with Contractor Site Representative, Risk assessments for all activities and ensure identified mitigations are in place.
  • Ensures close Liaison with contractors and their sub-contractors, ensuring all permits to work are in place before the start of any campaign.
  • Reviews construction contractors’ work procedures; assess contractors’ personnel and equipment for suitability for the work.
  • Ensures contractors have viable schedules for their work, recognizing interfaces with other ongoing company activities.
  • Ensures that contractors maintain adequate records for all inspection and testing carried out.
  • Participates in all pre-commissioning activities in conjunction with contractors’ staff and company operations staff.
  • Maintains good relationships with FO/MTNC team, with DW-ECP teams and with Contractor(s), being flexible enough but also strict when necessary.

Qualification and Experience

  • Candidates should possess an HND, B.Sc. / B.Eng in Mechanical / Piping Engineering or equivalents with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in Oil and Gas construction activities,
  • Experience: Piping Site supervision, Installation, Pre-commissioning and Commissioning in an Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry preferably on an FPSO. Experience with Total FPSO in FFSD will be added advantage.


  • Compliance with DW ECP HSE KPI & Objective and assist DW ECP in compliance with overall TUCN HSE requirement.
  • Ensures HSE values are well understood and are not breached under any circumstance while carrying out offshore construction activities on the FPSO.
  • Establishes accurate records keeping, project follow up and good progress reporting.
  • Ensures effective and timely response to construction activity and ensure compliance with company procedures.
  • Validates offshore construction works by ensuring that they are accurate and meet overall Statement of Requirement.

Required authorisations:

  • Piping Site supervision, Installation, Pre-commissioning and Commissioning in an Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry preferably on an FPSO. Experience with Total FPSO in FFSD will be added advantage.


  • English (C-Professional working proficiency)

What can we offer you?

  • We offer a variety of stimulating and evolving experiences: exciting projects, and learning from professionals and immersed in international culture.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online



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