Skills: Crane Operator, Rigging / Scaffolding
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Rotational Salaried Employee
Location: Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Job Description:


  • Implementation of Company Rule
  • Promote safe handling & lifting operation referring to Company HSE policy and international standard
  • Review engineering calculation for complex & complicated lifts
  • Approve complicated and complex lifts plan and attend the lifts
  • Perform condition check and fitness for purpose on lifting appliances, CCUs, and evaluate their utilization on site (in coordination with Inspections Department).
  • Provide lifting and handling expertise advice to all RSES.
  • Assess handling & lifting organization in affiliates.
  • Develop the Lifting supervisors functions on sites (Crane & Lifting Specialist) assisted by CLS .
  • Develop and maintain up to date subsidiary's handling and lifting procedures/instructions and ensure they are well understood and applied.
  • Conduct annual reviews in handling and lifting.
  • Participate in all handling and lifting audits in affiliate. Highlight major findings and see that audit findings are addressed accordingly.
  • Periodically review and re-issued generic lift plans
  • Visits / reviews can be at the request of Work Package / Operations Management or by HSSE / Company Management.


  • Participate in investigation or Cause Tree analysis for incidents and HIPO related to lifting and handling
  • Immediate intervention following any incident at request of work package manager / HSSE Manager.
  • Maintain DW's Handling & Lifting HSE statistics, in coordination with HSE
  • Contribute from experience via REX+ and Safety Feedback Notice

Costs control and budgeting

  • Review current selection of lifting equipment and standard maintenance with regards to cost effectiveness


  • Assess competences and provide proposal of improvement for personnel involved in handling and lifting operations
  • Participate in the development of training plan for users up to required competence in cooperation with HQ (TDO/LSO/OPS).
  • Ensure coaching and mentoring for personnel involved in handling and lifting operations on site.


Required Qualifications and Background

  • Minimum 10 years in the lifting & handling operations on supervision level
  • broad and good knowledge in handling and lifting appliances & operations
  • Working to international standards such as: UKOOA, BS, LOLER, NORSOK etc
  • Having experience in Oil & Gas industry
  • Profile: Teambuilding awareness, leadership, multicultural awareness, environmental awareness, organization skills, good command of English and computer literate