Hobark International Limited (HIL) New Jobs Recruitment
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Vacancies Today at Hobark International Limited (HIL)

Hobark International Limited (HIL) is the parent company of the Hobark group operating in the oil and gas industry. The company was incorporated in 1998, starting as a staffing agency based in Port Harcourt. Currently we have offices in 4 countries with our head office in Lagos.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Commissioning Engineer

Req ID: Req-1465
Location: Nigeria

Job Descriptions

  • To promote HSE behaviour within the commissioning activities and verifies that HSE procedures are implemented by commissioning team.
  • To develop a strategy in order to minimize offshore commissioning and minimize lost time due to interfaces.
  • To define, mobilize and manage an organization which will cover the preparation and the execution of commissioning
  • To manage the preparation of precommissioning/commissioning procedures and reporting tools (including technical database when applicable, planning, punch list control).
  • To manage the execution of commissioning to achieve maximum productivity, minimize cost and achieve smooth hand over.
  • To co-ordinate with other project entities/existing facilities.
  • To supervise the reporting of commissioning execution to ensure that all technical, contractual and cost information is properly recorded, collected and available for inspection/reference as required by law regulations and company policies.
  • To supervise the schedule of commissioning in order to reach the planned end date
  • Commissioning preparation phase: Responsible for the review and the approval of the various commissioning preparation tasks to be performed by the Contractor : work repartition , priorities, resources, schedule, coordination of the preparation team.
  • Review and approve the commissioning management procedures (hand over, interfaces, punch list, internal organisation…).
  • Review and approve the commissioning dossiers prepared by the Contractor (including database populating and operational test procedures writing).
  • Coordinate activities of the Company commissioning supervision team (system engineers, discipline supervisors, planning / punch list controller).
  • Identify and address all interface issues with other project packages with respect to commissioning.
  • Prepare overall commissioning  plan.
  • Commissioning execution phase: Responsible for the overall safety of commissioning activities.
  • Responsible for witnessing and monitoring the precommissioning activities performed by the Contractor.
  • Countersign all precommissioning dossiers at Ready For Commissioning (RFC) status.
  • Control all commissioning activities performed by the Contractor.
  • Check progress against planning and recommend any necessary corrective actions, close follow up on punch list.
  • Ensure correct reporting of commissioning activities in time frame.
  • Report immediately any unexpected events which may affect the commissioning of the plant or the start up
  • Review and approve the commissioning dossiers after completion of commissioning activities and sign the Ready For Start Up and hand over certificates
  • Any other related activities that may be assigned by the hierarchy

Qualifications / Experience Required

  • Education: Engineer
  • Professional experience : 8 to 10 years of experience in a lead commissioning role. Previous work experience in FSO/FPSO is a plus. Familiar with Total Opercom methodology, fluency in English, strong management and communications skills
  • Formal qualifications waived in lieu of proven campaign experience.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office tools.

Primary Skills:

  • Commissioning, HSE, FPSO.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


Job Title: Maintenance Methods Engineer

Req ID: Req-1466
Loaction: Lagos

Job Description

  • Contribute to building of Methods and Support activities within the Maintenance entity.
  • Contribute to development of the terms of reference for the Maintenance entity, including policy reviews, budget planning and controls, maintenance management procedures and plans as per guidelines provided by Management in accordance with Company DGEP rules.
  • Develop methods performance to improve Maintenance and/or Inspection activities performed on the two FPSO’sMonitor
  • Maintenance entity activities, evaluate performances, and propose improvements and optimization.
  • Contribute to Maintenance works follow-up, equipment condition analysis, etc. in view to maintaining and optimizing the operations and performance of equipment.
  • Challenge and review the existing maintenance plans in terms of operations, periodicity, estimated hours (workload balancing), procedures and spare parts requirement, make recommendations for optimization and improve the database as necessary.
  • Carry out re-engineering and assist all re-engineering special teams as required: Implement data change in CMIMS (Criticality Studies, class updates, Area Studies, Strategy reviews and updates, functional location, BOM, spare parts and MPLAN’s) by filling and transmitting the required templates to the UNISUP Lead User or Company HQ UNISUP team.
  • Perform a variety of data and document analysis/management activities to support re-engineering activities taking place in the entity.
  • Monitor the use of CMIMS by all entities and perform/advise regular system housekeeping actions in order to maintain it updated.
  • Regularly review activity backlogs and contribute actively to eliminate it by assisting to identify Work Orders to be closed and/or Services to be performed or re-scheduled.
  • Be in full charge to report all Maintenance entity activities including issuance of dashboards and all maintenance reports (Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Partner Reports, NAPIMS
  • Reports, Company HQ reports, etc. Carry out required database extractions and analysis in order to present quality reports. Periodically review those reports and suggest ways of improvement in content, presentation, etc….
  • Liaise with all entities (Company HQ, Production, Inspection, ECP, C&P, Offshore Sites, etc…) in order to respond to issues/requests/reports/analysis bothering on Maintenance Support activities/subjects.
  • Assist the Methods Coordinator to Coordinate the Activity Planning developed by Maintenance entity. Collate all work plans originating in the team and liaise with IOP department to ensure that Maintenance entity Plans are efficient and properly followed in view of budget control, production optimization, and HSE best practice.
  • Assist with the preparation of Maintenance Entity Short to Long term Plans (5WLA, 4MLA, 2YLA Plans)
  • Follow equipment failures/breakdowns, and ensure that losses of performance are promptly and efficiently monitored using the KPI’s.
  • Contribute to initiation, control, and validation of studies aimed at equipment optimization and Maintenance efficiency.
  • Provide support and assistance of whatever nature to Maintenance department, as much as required and feasible, to follow-up maintenance activities.
  • Participate with Maintenance entity, Contractors and other operations Staff to the preparation of the maintenance and inspection activities to be carried-out at the time of major planned shutdowns.
  • Contribute to cost control of operations under Maintenance entity. Assist to prepare/review budgets, initiate/follow-up 3S Roadmap Initiatives aimed at cost cutting in order to reduce Company general Operational Expenditures (OPEX).
  • Perform other functions that may be delegated to him from time to time by his hierarchy

Job Specifications

  • Education: B.Sc/BEng in Engineering
  • Professional experience: Minimum 5 years in E&P business especially in Maintenance and Inspection position.
  • Good knowledge of planning tools and of SAP based CMIMS tools
  • Skills required: Good presentation and communication skills.

Primary Skills:

  • Maintenance, Documentation.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online