ExxonMobil is recruiting for fulltime Marine Operations Supervisor

ExxonMobil is recruiting for fulltime Marine Operations Supervisor

ExxonMobil  is the world’s largest publicly traded international oil and gas company.



ExxonMobil upstream affiliates operating in Nigeria are Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN) and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Ltd. (EEPNL). Our affiliates are involved in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, and operate several joint venture concessions and deepwater production sharing contracts which currently focus on major secondary oil recovery projects; natural gas liquids and gas monetization and significant investment in national content development.


Exxon Mobil Corporation invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position below:




Job Title: Marine Operations Supervisor

Location: Lagos, Nigeria



Job Description


As a result of organizational growth, career opportunities exist for ambitious and result-oriented individuals.

We are recruiting super caliber Marine Supervisor with the highest standards of integrity, capacity for hard work, ability to build strong working relationships and effectively interact in a multi-cultural environment.

Job Role Summary


The successful candidates will provide expert operability and maintainability input in all areas of marine operations and systems.

This will include key areas such as stability and ballast control, crude storage and export, maintenance of all transfer hoses and CALM Buoy, as well as diesel & methanol tandem loading and diesel transfer management.

Job Role Responsibilities

Overall supervision of marine operations and maintenance on the FPSOs including:


Maintenance of overall stability of the FPSOs

Coordinate with Crude Lifting activities, which requires involvement with the various stakeholders

Inspection programs (Class and Flag)

Management of field operational movements of the marine support fleet (PSV, Tugs, Surfers and Security vessels)

Permit to Work System (PTWS) Area Authority for Hull & Marine Systems

Maintenance program and supervision of maintenance contractors for all marine systems, tank cleaning operations, etc.

Crane Operations and materials movement

Overseeing of loading and offloading to tankers via the CALM buoy or tandem offloading

Export Operations systems including discharge pumps, inert gas, and metering

Export documentation

Tank Cleaning for sludge control and tank entry

Offloading Procedures and Marine Terminal Handbook




Not Specified



Bachelor’s Degree/HND



Not Specified



Expected Level of Proficiency

The ideal candidates for the position must possess the following qualifications and skills:


B.Sc in Nautical Science with a minimum of Class 2 Certificate of Competency as Master Mariner (Unlimited tonnage, Foreign Going with Crude Liquid Petroleum Endorsement)

Class 1 Certificate of Competency is preferable

Strong leadership, influencing, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work in a multicultural environment

Strong organizational, coordination, planning, and interface skills

Excellent communication skills and ability to read, write, and speak fluent English

NYSC discharge or exemption certificate

Crude tanker experience, with at least five years as a Chief Officer, or similar experience on a FPSO

Familiarity in Class Certification requirement (BV is preferred)

Crude Oil Washing Certificate

Dangerous Liquids Handling Certificate

Behavioral Skills:



Communicates Effectively


REC – Interpersonal Effectiveness

Marine – Vessel Machinery and Equipment (Operation and Troubleshooting) (Marine Engine)

Marine – Managing Liquids Transfer Operations (Cargo, Ballast and Fueling) (Marine Deck)

Managing Marine Systems (Operation and Troubleshooting) (Marine Engine).

Shows Initiative

Applies Learning


Develops Others



The position offers competitive compensation and benefit package commensurate with what is obtainable in the Upstream Oil and Gas industry.



How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should use apply button below




Only short listed applicants will be contacted. Applicants are hereby advised to submit only one application, as multiple applications may result in disqualification.

Please note that any application placed outside ExxonMobil is recruiting for full time Marine Operations Supervisor. ‘Jobs and Careers’ page on http://careers.exxonmobil.com/ is placed at the applicant’s sole risk.

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