Technical Lead

At Nestoil, we’re on an evolutionary journey where we’re changing our story. We are looking to hire an experienced Technical Lead to join our diverse team in our Dredging Company – B&Q Dredging Limited.

In this role, you will ensure efficient and safe daily technical operations of the Dredgers and other Marine Fleet.

As a Technical Lead you will be responsible for:

  • Managing all technical matters and ensuring that safety is being given the highest priority.
  • Managing financial budgets and cost control for maintenance, repairs, stores, modifications and dry dockings, while ensuring compliance with Industry, Class and International regulations.
  • Maintaining close communication with the Workshop Manager and advising on repairs overhauls etc., You will also manage OEM companies and lead, develop and coach assigned crew on all matters (Safety, Technical).
    Co-operating and working across all onshore departments.
  • Maintenance, repairs, planned maintenance, dry docking and modifications to the dredgers, vessels and machinery.
  • Following up on the performance of the vessels and arranging corrective actions to be carried out when necessary.
  • Ensuring that all international requirements are in order.
    Initiating innovations, savings and improvements within the area of responsibility.
  • Monitoring the quality of all service providers.
  • Preparing periodic and ad-hoc high-quality and credible project monitoring reports to aid Management decisions.
  • Ensuring strict adherence to QHSE policies and procedures and complying with safe work methods as required. 

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering. A relevant MSc (in Marine Engineering) is an added advantage
  • Member of the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN)
  • Certification in Marine Engineering
  • Relevant training and professional certifications
  • Minimum of 7 years experience as a Marine Engineer, preferably sailed for a minimum of 3 years as C/E or 2Eng Onboard offshore vessels/dredgers
  • Proven technical ability as a Technical Superintendent or a similar position in the marine industry
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to read and interpret designs
  • Has passion for excellence and working in a fast-paced technical operations environment
  • Has extremely good troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to train current staff
  • Knowledge of quality management systems such as ISO 9001 as well as relevant code rules and regulations
  • Strong understanding of health and safety best practices
  • Attention to detail; very good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Collaborative team-building approach and management style

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should fill the form to apply.

Applications for this role are now closed. 

Thank You for Applying

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