FMC and Construction Site Superintendent (Deep Offshore) at Bell Oil & Gas


Bell Oil & Gas was incorporated in January 2002 and has experienced unprecedented growth in the Nigerian oil industry. The company is an independent oil services company which was formed and wholly-owned by Nigerians. We have quick access to international markets via our geographical spread and technology, together with access to international lines of credit Our vast experience cuts across several facets of the industry, together with affiliations with a number of reputable foreign companies. We are professional in applying this instinctive knowledge and experience to addressing your ongoing requirements efficiently and cost-effectively.

Bell Oil & Gas has the reach and means to deliver high quality products and services. We understand first hand, the complexities and issues facing our industry, together with a strong grounding of the Nigerian culture and ways of conducting business. We are able to respond swiftly to our clients’ requirements in a unique way.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: FMC and Construction Site Superintendent (Deep Offshore)

Location:  Offshore (Egina or Akpo FPSO with occasional visits to Lagos as necessary)
National: Nigerians and Expatriates
Status of Service Performance: Rotational

The Fabric Maintenance Contract (FMC) and Construction Site Superintendent will:

  • Ensure implementation of day-to-day priority work offshore in coordination with the Campaign Works Leader and FMC Contractor site
  • Ensure the right level of quality on the worksite and work with Contractor to achieve project requirement with regards to QA.
  • Evaluates construction issues on the worksite with Contractor workers and contributes to their resolution at worksite level whenever possible.
  • Ensure work procedures are properly implemented on the worksite and deviations are promptly reported to his hierarchies for further decision to be taken.
  • Reports any issue to ECP Construction Manager and maintain regular and efficient information to him.
  • Participates in clarification and responses to Contractor queries and request for waivers issued on the worksite in accordance with project procedures.
  • Ensure proper liaison with the rest of the ECP entity to guaranty adequate coordination within the team for construction activities.
  • Ensure overall proper management of goods delivery onboard the AKPO FPSO through his Construction Coordinator.
  • Ensure that activities performed on site in the project perimeter fulfil project HSE requirements.
  • Reports any incident as per Company and Project rules.
  • Implements with Contractor site representative any risk assessment of Job Safety Analysis recommendation as required by Project HSE procedures.
  • Participates in Job Hazard Analyses and Attend safety toolbox meetings on a regular basis with contractors’ work teams.
  • Assists in constructability reviews and the planning and scheduling of construction jobs.
  • Monitor 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, personnel and equipment timesheets.
  • Ensure Contractors have viable schedules for their work, recognizing interfaces with other ongoing company activities.
  • Participate, with contractors’ staff and company operations staff, in all pre-commissioning activities.
  • Maintain adequate records relating to events surrounding the work, which may give rise to contractors claiming for a cost increase against contract.
  • Ensure proper liaison with the OIM to ensure daily site activities align with field operations priorities and objectives
  • Contributes to project close out reports as applicable.
  • Maintains good relationships with FOPs/MTNC team, with DW-ECP teams and with Contractor(s), being flexible enough but also strict when necessary (safety or other aspects) to achieve the objectives of the Site Modification Requests.
  • Attends daily meetings and weekly progress meetings.
  • Any other work of a similar nature as may be requested by DW ECP Management.


  • Minimum Qualification: HND, B. Sc / B. Eng in Engineering with 10 – 20 years’ experience in Offshore construction, site supervision,
  • Installation, Pre-commissioning and Commissioning in an Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry preferably on an FPSO.
  • Experience: Verifiable experience in the use of MS Office packages, Fluent in English, strong communication skills, manages interfaces effectively.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.
Click here to apply online

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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