FOPS – Radar/Radio Operator Position at Onstream Group

The Onstream Group constantly searches for new solutions for our clients, adapting to current needs and changing industry trends, staying competitive globally and gaining market share.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: FOPS – Radar/Radio Operator (Local)

Location: Nigeria

Job Description
The Radar /Radio Operator will be responsible for the surveillance monitoring of the maritime situations in and around the OML 130 Field. He reports to the Maritime Security Advisor/Port Facility Security Officer/Marine Ops Manager while carrying out the following duties:

  • Maintain all round radar surveillance of the common Field 10Nm radius of the FPSO
  • Monitor the field security layout under the responsibility of the OIM/RSES
  • Observe and report the Maritime traffic situations around the field
  • Provide appropriate challenge and response for effective security interventions
  • Monitor and assign sporting sectors for effective security cover and patrols
  • Operates the radio link between the shore/air/sea and the FPSO,
  • Performs radio watch, and ensures transmittals of ingoing and outgoing messages
  • Monitor helicopter arrival/despatch operations to/from base station and metrological information
  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the MSA/PFSO
  • Operate the surveillance radar and perform 12 hourly radar watch (2 watch system)
  • Maintain periodic radio checks with the security boats and working vessels in the field
  • Direct incoming and outgoing traffics through assigned sector of approaches
  • Maintain accurate log of Maritime situations and interventions in the field.
  • Take active part in the field security drills and exercises
  • Operates the communication equipment when required (ex: emergency),
  • Stand by radio, emission of outgoing messages, as instructed by the Marine Superintendent/MOM
  • Liaises with helicopter(s) and all field vessels’ spread,
  • Receives and communicates to the MOM and/or Marine Superintendent any incoming messages related to their area of operations,
  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the Marine Superintendent/MOM

Job Requirements

  • Minimum one year of experience as a radio operator
  • Radar/ARPA/AIS Training with excellent operating experience
  • GMDSS General Operators Certificate is desirable
  • CAA Radio Operators Certificate or Equivalent (VHF Air band Operator)
  • CAA Offshore Meteorological Observer Certificate or equivalent is an advantage,
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Excel software,
  • Good BOSIET and Medical Certificate
  • Language: English.

Application Closing Date 
Not Specified.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
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