April 19, 2024

SPIE Oil & Gas Services (a part of the SPIE Group) offers an entire vary of companies to among the world’s largest oil and gasoline corporations by its community of places of work in 25 nations throughout Africa, the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific.

Our turnover has greater than doubled in the previous couple of years because of the dedication of our 4,000 workers to whom we give coaching, recognition, and real alternatives for profession improvement. In order to help this progress, SPIE Oil & Gas Services is all the time searching for proficient people to hitch its groups.

We are recruiting to fill the place beneath:

Job Title: Rigging & Lifting Foreman – M/F

Reference: 2023-29552
Location: Akpo, Rivers (AKPO FPSO)
Contractual Hours: Full time
Contract Type: Fixed-term-contract
Contract Duration: Based on AKPO Contract length
Area Activity: Mechanical, HVAC and Electrical Services


  • Organises on website the Rigging & Lifting operations that are positioned below his duty.
  • Assists the Planning Engineer with the resourcing and appropriate planning enter to make sure a high quality preparation and execution of all Rigging and Lifting works.
  • With his crew assists specialists working below Specific Maintenance Contracts (SMC).
  • Ensures that Company’s HSE rules are revered in addition to authorized working procedures and commonplace trade follow throughout preparation and efficiency of Rigging and lifting operations positioned below his duty,
  • Assists the Inspection Superintendent with the management of Rigging Certification making certain all rigging and Lifting tools onboard the FPSO and Field is duly licensed, color coded and match for goal. He has the obligation and authority to quarantine any tools he deems unsafe to be used till reviewed by specialist or changed.
  • Maintains all rigging tools within the rigging retailer and all rigging database services used, monitoring the competence of all personnel utilizing rigging and lifting tools.
  • Assists the Warehouse Supervisor within the management and dealing with of particular lifting tools.
  • Ensures that the switch of information by mentoring happens correctly inside his crew and actively participates on this himself, main others by his instance,
  • Assists specialists and ensures the profitable completion of all routine 6 Monthly Lifting Equipment surveys and ensures all tools not inspected or color coded is quarantined.
  • Is a member of the SITE emergency crew.
  • Carries out, at Contractor’s website consultant’s request, any intervention inside his discipline of competence.
  • Identifies, within the preparatory stage of upkeep &/or Inspection works, any delicate lifting/rigging operations and ensures that correct danger evaluation research are carried out beforehand.
  • Compiles and maintains a complete database for all AKPO lifting plans and lifting danger assessments for recall and re-use when required,
  • Identifies recurrent tools lifting/rigging issues, analyses them and suggests enhancements to direct supervision.
  • Warns help and planning groups of any recurring issues associated to the provision or high quality of particular rigging or lifting tools,
  • Keeps monitor of any backlog of labor in his space of duty and suggests corrective measures to Company and Contractor if this backlog threatens to grow to be unmanageable,
  • Suggests enhancements and requests modifications.


  • He is chargeable for assuring secure and managed Rigging and Lifting operations inside his discipline of competence.
  • He ensures that Rigging and Lifting operations below his duty are carried out in strict accordance with Company’s present security guidelines and working procedures and in accordance with commonplace trade follow, thereby guaranteeing the standard of upkeep operations, inside his discipline, carried out on website by Contractor.
  • He ensures a very good stage of availability of the rigging/lifting tools he’s chargeable for on manufacturing website.
  • He performs a predominant function within the switch of abilities to personnel present process coaching and improvement by mentoring on website.

Candidate standards:
Minimum stage of expertise required:

  • 6 years or extra.

Required authorisations:

  • Lifting certification reminiscent of OPITO stage 3 or LEEA APLO.


  • English (D-Full skilled proficiency).

What Can We Offer You?

  • We provide quite a lot of stimulating and evolving experiences: thrilling initiatives, studying from professionals and immersed in worldwide tradition.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and certified candidates ought to:
Click here to apply online

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