Marine Supervisor At Petrofac

Petrofac is a leading international service provider to the energy industry, with a diverse client portfolio including many of the world’s leading energy companies.

We design, build, manage, and maintain infrastructure for our clients. We recruit, reward, and develop our people based on merit, regardless of race, nationality, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability. We value our people and treat everyone who works for or with Petrofac fairly and without discrimination.

The world is rethinking its energy supply and energy security needs and planning for a phased transition to alternative energy sources. We are here to help our clients meet these evolving energy needs.

This is an exciting time to join us on this journey.

We support flexible working requests and have adopted a hybrid approach for most of our office-based roles. We ask employees to be present in the office at least three days per week.

Are you ready to bring the right energy to Petrofac and help us deliver a better future for everyone?

Tullow – Ghana – KNK FPSO

Key Responsibilitie

  • Monitoring of hull stresses and the vessel stability and control of cargo/ballast distribution to maintain these within pre-defined limits and statutory requirements, whilst optimising the vessel loading condition in line with environmental conditions and vessel operations.
  • Supervising Cargo reception, storage and offloading together with ballast systems, including operation of cargo and ballast control systems.
  • Quality control of cargo for export includes sampling tanks, removal of excess free water, etc.
  • Produced water discharge operations comply with statutory and company environmental standards.
  • Tank cleaning and gas freeing operations.
  • Directing the General Purpose crew on his shift as directed by the Marine Superintendent.
  • Tank entry and maintenance operations within tanks.
  • Acting as Area Authority for monitoring vessels operating within production wells
  • 500m zones and FPSO 500m zone including diving operations.
  • Directing the General Purpose Crew and organising the programme of maintenance in areas within his jurisdiction.
  • Knowledge of the Maximo system along with the ability to input/extract data as required.
  • Maintaining Marine department Maximo inputs and managing same regularly.
  • Compliance with and commitment to:
  • Corporate Management System.
  • Operational Safety Case.
  • The development and review of operational procedures and manuals.
  • Company Policies and Procedures.
  • Environmental Management System
  • Acting as back-up FRC coxswain.
  • Performing tasks safely and responsibly, ensuring all personnel under his jurisdiction do the same.
  • PTW system Area Authority for Marine designated areas
  • Internal cargo/ballast transfers to control hull stresses and stability
  • Offloading supervision
  • Tank cleaning and gas-freeing operations
  • Monitoring of vessels within 500 m safety zone



  • Combined Offshore Survival, Fire Fighting, and HUET Certificate or equivalent
  • UKOOA Medical or equivalent
  • Class 2 Marine Certificate desirable
  • Dangerous Cargo Endorsement

Additional Information & Application Method

Interested applicants should:


April 2024