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Engineer Engineering

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria
15 Million Naira Per annum
June 29, 2020

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I am a conscientious individual with over 10 years of valuable experience in Health, technical Safety,environment and project engineering and Management.Having gained from upgrade,retrofitting,revamping and expansion of oil and gas production facilities. I also have an established track record of success in compliance with tenets of operational excellence and safe work procedures. I have been exposed to numerous project management tools geared at continuous improvement and management of strategic organizational goals at project level.


Company: ExxonMobil Nigeria

(Nigeria Project Organization)

Project Titles: EAP IGE Replacement Projects

Project Overview: East Area Platform (EAP) Inlet Gas Exchanger (IGE) Replacement Project which involved the decommissioning of existing IGE and the associated piping, fabrication of new 85ton deck extension and associated process piping and installation of all the new facilities including pass-3 separator as well as instrumentation, electrical and safety control systems on the east side of EAP GX platform.


Project Overview: Engineering, procurement and installation of three separators to process combined capacity of 250kbd of liquid and 435 MMSCF/D of gas.

Offshore Construction Supervisor/Lead:(Febuaury 2018 till date)

Championing of the Company Sites Leadership Expectations

Championing on-site safety awareness and safe performance with contractor and among Project Team members

Lead and assist in preparation and development of construction planning deliverables.

Lead and Manage company site team(s) for completion of construction activities in accordance with project objectives, schedule, priorities, and contract specifications

Interfaced with contractor on a day to day basis

Provided input in the review and development of contractor’s detailed plans and procedures

Ensure that related offshore teams and project materials are ready for the Mobilization/Demobilization on time and of adequate characteristics

Report progress, performance, initiatives, and issues to Construction Suprintendent and Construction Lead

Ensure contractor is implementing and maintaining effective interfaces

Ensure Quality Plan and requirements are in place and followed

Ensure Mechanical Completion and Systems Completion activities are planned and safely executed to facilitate schedule

Actively participate in Key Risk Assessments, Construction Readiness Reviews and/or Independent Project Reviews

Actively participate in lessons learned review and appropriate close-out report sections upon completion of site work

Supported the pre-commissioning,commissioning and survey scopes for subsea and platform facilities.

Ensure that all documentation and certification compliance is maintained at all times.

Providing leadership to personnel in areas of SSH&E, productivity efficiencies, cost control, and technical competencies.

Set expectations & monitor Quality of Work of the team

Actively collaborate & develop relationships across workgroups on the platform

Supervise the organization of personnel, equipment, materials, and logistics in an effective manner to meet construction targets and budgets.

Supervising the Contractor Construction Leads and Construction crews on a day to day basis to ensure effective use of resources, deliberate execution of construction activities, and accurate progress reporting.

Coordinating with UBIT PP and EAP Platform leaderships on day to day planning and execution of construction activities through co-coordination and review at SIMOPS meetings.

Coordinating with onshore Engineering for work scheduling and Quality control.

Facilitating both onshore coordination support and offshore implementation and execution of Field Managed Modifications and Engineered Managed Modifications.

Ensuring all aspects of the work management system such as Risk Assessments, Tool Box Talks and Work Permits are completed.

Monitor & steward contractor performance

Company : Asamekon Nig Limited

Client : ExxonMobil Nigeria

Project Title: SPII (Special Project II)

Project Overview:Scope of work included Engineering,Construction,Skill acquisition and trainings and community relation in 10 wards in Ikot Abasi Local Government Area.

Project Engineer:( December 2015-January 2018)

Ensure all project works are executed safely.

Prepare the document distribution matrix and ensure stakeholders acknowledge their respective requirements in line with project requirements.

Co-ordinate / prepare, implement and manage any required project related engineering method statements and execution plans.

Preparation of project related materials requisitions.

Assist in the preparation, submission, monitoring and control of additional work requests and change orders.

Prepare, submit, monitor and control project technical queries.

Coordinate technical issues relating to engineering design between client and the project.

Be aware of cost/schedule opportunities and to liaise with the project manager on possible potential areas of risk or reward.

Be aware of the risk management system, the risk register and the respective responsibilities assigned.

Monitor materials usage to ensure possible shortages are identified and addressed at the earliest possible opportunity.

Monitor all elements of work execution and provide input to the planning department as necessary.

Monitor schedule activities in order to achieve ‘on time’ results including follow up with external sub contractors and suppliers when required.

Investigate labour and other productivity variances and report to the project manager.

Liaise with the subcontract department to ensure project budgetary and schedule objectives are met.

Liaise with suppliers, vendors and subcontractors to ensure smooth integration of services with Lamprel production.

Ensure compliance with Health, Safety, Environmental and Security (HSES) responsibilities.

Stand in for the project manager during holidays or absence.

Ensure that all project activities are carried out in accordance with Exxonmobil and ANL standards and procedures

Subsea 7/Globestar Engineering (Joint Venture)

Client: ExxonMobil Nigeria

Project Title: OSO RE pipelines replacement

Project overview: Scope of works included the modification, installation, revamping and retrofitting of 10 offshore platforms and associated oil and gas pipelines.

Project Engineer (January 2011 – December 2012)

Prepared Work packs,planning and organization of work teams onshore and offshore.

Prepared requisitions for sub-contracts and interfaced until construction/installation jobs were executed.

Responsible for Co-ordination and execution of the installation of Project offshore campaign

Liaise and sub-contractors with Client to deliver on project deliverables

Project-material management from requisition and expediting to usage and storage

Managed technical and administrative project documentation.

Developed Mobilization / Demobilization plan of personnel offshore

Developed equipment Mobilization / Demobilization planned and managed the Installation Project management team(PMT) to fulfill their responsibilities and regulate the workload to an acceptable level.

Managed the installation engineering and procedure development to ensure timely delivery of approved procedures for mobilisation and execution of the works.

Readiness planning & co-ordination of pre-startup quality assurance Checklists prior to campaign execution.

Managed the key interface with the Installation contractor for the installation engineering

Maintained close interaction with the Subsea Engineering Team and Facilities Engineering Team to ensure timely approval of engineering queries, deviations and approval of contractor documents,

Supported the offshore installation of the subsea and platform facilities

Supported the pre-commissioning and survey scopes for subsea and platform facilities.

Provided direction for the schedule for installation of the subsea and platform facilities. Worked in a tendering team reporting to the Lagos business Unit.

Identified and produce work scope methodologies. Ranging from heavy lifts to valve operations.

Identified and produced project schedules along with contingency.

Provided engineering support to Business Development and advise on the safest and most efficient way to execute workscopes.

Provided pre-commissioning/mechanical completion oversight/verification

Ensured that client specifications, company standards, best industry practice, and Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) considerations were strictly followed.

Provided Daily and weekly progress reporting to PMT(Project management team) Tracking and monitoring of all productive time and non-productive time to obtain statistics, vessel productive rates, and detailed information via Key Performance Indicators

Assist Hook-Up manager/Installation Engineer in proposing of rigging requirement being considered for lifting plan/procedure for offshore Installation Scope of work..

Prepared Material Take-Off (MTO’s) for hook-up operations

Updated technical document such as material tracker for fabrication.

Prepared Piping and Pipe Support Job Cards for Offshore installation

Determined length and weight of spools and pipe support for job card man-hours estimation

Determining length, weight and surface area of spools, pipe support, valves and flanges for supply, fabrication and lifting (procedures).

Documented and prepared standard operating procedure for all offshore operations.

Implemented acceleration plans with production daily bases follow-up.

Job Cards review, planning, progress, daily report, daily and weekly meeting with the client, red-lines for the as-built, punch list clearance, logistic, preparation of materials. Hook-up Engineer/Project Engineer (ExxonMobil's OSO CPRP Project & East Area Projects, EPC4A)

Reviewed design-deliverables, participation in pre-job meetings to quantify scope-of-work.

Prepared hook-up craft and man-hour estimates for brownfield projects (piping, instrumentation,structural, and safety works).

Prepared of hook-up work-packages for field personnel including jobcards, material-lists, drawings, safety information, required forms.

Quantitative daily progress reporting; performing field walk-downs to determine work-progress.

Prepared Technical-queries, material requisitions (RFQs &Technical SOWs) and progress meeting-notes.

Inspected and Tagged pre-fabricated materials prior to load-out.

Closely liaised with client personnel - project-engineer and planner – and contractor personnel - construction, procurement and warehouse.

Assisted the senior project-engineers(hook-up lead)and other members of the project-management-team(field hook-up engineers & planner)

Acergy/Globestar Engineering (Joint Venture)

Client: ExxonMobil Nigeria

Project overview: Engineering, Procurement and Construction included offshore Gas compressor installations, EAP GN 4th LP compressor hook-up, 2B Extension, EPC 4A, Phase 1, EPC1b

Safety Engineer/coordinator (January 2009 – December 2010)

Verified and ensured adherence to approved safety procedures and work instructions.

Prepared daily safety reports, recording issues discussed at morning meeting

Ensured compliance with management systems: Occupational Health and Safety management system (OHSAS 18001:2007) and Environment (ISO 14001:2004)

Ensured safe work practices are followed during construction activities.

Carrying out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented, and field all inspection reports and other relevant HSE documentation.

Presented at all work location and ensure safety regulations are fully observed.

Followed up with all safety related issues offshore.

Conducted HAZOP and consequences review on projects and facilities

Attended and conduct daily safety, weekly safety drills, and toolbox meetings.

Prepared work progress report and hand over note before going on rotation.

Ensured Client HSEQ Policy was strictly followed

Carried out Safety Metrics and Statistical AnalysisConduct HIRA Level1 (Hazard identification & Risk Assessment) for work sites/Vessel and follow up on site Safety officer to ensure HIRA level2 is carried out.

Reviewed job specific safety procedure – Rigging & Lifting procedure, Welding & Hot works procedure, Scaffolding procedure.

Collated site reports from hook-up Vessel and support vessels for preparations of Project monthly reports.

Documented observations & Critical Safety Behaviors on Synergi.

Prepared site specific HSE plan for work site or Vessel.

Liaised with Hook-up Lead/Offshore manager to make sure all operations are completed in accordance with company’s policy and international standard/ best practices.

Pre-mobilization HSE vessel inspection/audit

Field/Site inspection during hook-up activities, site/field Participation in TRA and JSA before daily hook-up offshore operations

Pre-job planning/meeting with departments (mechanical/electrical) personnel on possible simultaneous operation (SIMOPS).

Checked safety equipment’s to ensure safe practices were adopted and adhered to.

Reviewed Permits and developed JSA’s covering work activities

Reported and unsafe acts, near misses, incidents or accidents.

Investigated any unsafe acts, near misses, incidents or accidents.

Conducted Safety Audits including Hygiene inspection and Housekeeping.


Client: Exxonmobil Nigeria

Safety Engineer Trainee/Permit to work coordinator (December 2007 – December 2009)

Prepared and sought approval of permit by Client’s responsible person

Supervised/checked for compliance on work in accordance with ACERGY and project Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality systems

Provided technical assistance to discipline assigned personnel as required

Ensured as far as is practically possible, that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with the agreed budget and schedule

Develop awareness of technical developments, National and International standards and legislative requirements related to the discipline scope

Prepare estimates and schedules and assist in their review

Maintain good communication with the Client

Maintain the discipline technical filing system

Encourage lateral learning within the project

Execute engineering activities (Concept, Front End Engineering Development, Technical Study & Detailed Design)

Carried out regular site inspections on permit check policies and procedures are being properly implemented.

Coordinating and organizing/monitoring of Permit-to-work system on the project.


University of Northumbria, Newcastle

MSc – Engineering and Project Management July 2014

University of Nigeria, Nsukka

BEng – Electronic Engineering June 2005

Government Secondary School, Eket

Secondary School Certificate. June 1997


Member: Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals(NISP)

Member: Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

Member: Nigerian Society of Engineeers(MNSE)

Member: Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria(COREN)

PMP : Project Management Professionals(In view)

NEBOSH IGC: National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health(in view)

Exxon Mobil: PTW Certificate(OIMS work management system)

Subsea7 :Positive Attitude to subsea safety(PASS) Training Packs


Excellent performance planning and decision making skills with ability to manage plans and budgets. Leadership, Decision Making, Presentation, Planning, Accountable, Team work, Excellent Communication (English): Written, Verbal and Listening.

Strong background in engineering and design of mechanical and subsea equipments.

Basic knowledge of Solid works

Proficient in use of Microsoft office packages(excel,project,visio,word)


Chinedu Uka

Construction Suprintendent,

Revamp Program Group

Nigeria Project Organisation

Exxonmobil Nigeria

+234********** +234**********

Dr Robert C. Moehler

Senior Tutor

Head of Department,

Project Management,

Monash University, Clayton Campus

Wellington Rd, Clayton VIC 3800,

Melborne, Australia.

Mr Ime Simon

In-country Manager

Nigerstar7 Nigeria Limited


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