Current Graduate Recruitment at Ensco Nigeria Plc-Lagos

Ensco brings energy to the world as a global provider of offshore drilling services to the petroleum industry. We own the world’s newest ultra-deep water rig fleet and largest fleet of active premium jackups and are investing billions of dollars in additional drillships and high-specification jackups.
Health Safety Environment Advisor (SHE)Location: Lagos
Experience: 5 year(s)

Job Summary

ODENL (Ocean Deep ESV Nigeria Limited) a joint venture company between OES and Ensco PLC is seeking to employ a SHE Advisor in Lagos at the ODENL office.

The primary function of this role is to provide support relating the company’s extensive safety management system to ODENL offshore drilling facilities.

The individual must have excellent communication skills, previous experience in the offshore drilling industry in a similar position,



The position will report directly to the ODENL SHE Manager and MEAAP (Middle East Africa Asia) business unit SHE Manager.


Essential Responsibilities and Duties

Perform periodic inspections of the offshore drilling rig and support the rig STC

Perform rig clinic audits and emergency preparation and medical case management

Ensure compliance of the safety management system in all related safety


Monitor Formal STOP” Observation (FSO) with the STC and the use of STOP Data Pro

Audit and track to closure all safety related actions via OAP, Synergi, and onboard CAR tracker

Monitor and understand all Ensco SHE Policies, Standards and Procedures

Monitor and coach SSoW on the rig and at the office.

Prepare and apply for all required National regulatory licenses and inspections related to DPR, NNRA, NAA and other regulatory bodies

Review and or develop rig specific procedures. i.e. Rescue Plans

Monitor via the STC all rig safety  / rescue equipment and the management thereof

Monitor rig compliance related to Hazardous substances, Environmental and waste management

Monitor rig Emergency Preparedness, Drills and exercises and crisis management processes

Develop positive client relationships and attend all operational or safety related meetings.

Review Safety Cases, and Bridging documents

Investigate the incident in conjunction with the rig manager using the TapRoot® software


Mandatory for this position:

Nebosh International General Certificate or Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or OSHA equivalent qualifications or combination thereof. (i.e. 9001, 14001. 18001)


Not mandatory but will favor application:

Nebosh certificate or Diploma in Environmental Management

Nebosh International Technical certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety

Nebosh Fire Safety and Risk Assessment Certificate

Advanced Investigation Team Leader TapRoot® certification.

ISM Code Lead Internal Auditor

Emergency Medical Qualifications



Five years or more previous experience in the Offshore Oil and Gas industry in a similar position or as a safety professional employed on an offshore drilling rig.

Minimum Requirements:

Nigerian national

Registered with Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria. ISPON

Proficient in written and oral English

Proficient in computer applications such as office and Adobe Acrobat

Hands-on, driven and capable to handle large volume of work

Display high work ethics and integrity at all times

Reasonable understanding of Nigerian regulations in relation to the oil industry

Reasonable knowledge of all offshore license requirements

Fundamental knowledge of offshore drilling equipment and processes

Very Knowledgeable of risk assessment and management of change.

Fundamental knowledge of rig emergency / rescue equipment and processes

Reasonable knowledge of crisis management

Fundamental knowledge of environmental management

Fundamental knowledge of a general safety management system / Safety Case

Knowledgeable of IADC reporting and classification of injury / illness

Able to present and teach to a large audience

Able to manage conflict and escalate as required

Deadline: 18-01-2018

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