Construction Mechanical Supervisor – Machinery (MAS)

Date: 09/05/2022
Place of work: Port Harcourt, Rivers, Nigeria

Job Title: 

Construction Mechanical Supervisor – Machinery (MAS) 

Reports to: 

Construction Manager 

Job Location: 

Nigeria,Rivers State,Port Hartcourt


Rotation of 60 days on site and 15 days off (2 days traveling) 

Salary range: 

Competitive salary package with benefits 

Job summary/Role description 

He directs Subcontractor activities for Mechanical Construction, ensuring that Plant Construction works are performed according to the erection schedules and Project documents, within the assigned cost budget, and according to Quality & Safety procedures, as well as according to the terms and conditions of the subcontract. 

Duties and responsibilities 

Prior to the start of works, to check the Supplier’s material and technical documentation delivery schedule. Check that the same is in line with Construction schedules and contractual commitments;  

Prior to the start of works, control and approve the Method Statements submitted by the Subcontractors, ensuring their correct application on the field;  

He ensures the implementation of all the HSE procedures and standards for the areas or activities (subcontractors) of responsibilities;  

He directly participates to the HSE activities at site as defined for his position in the Site HSE plan and related procedures  

To check that the said schedule is kept to, and to promote action to recover any delay;  

To check that the equipment and manpower employed by the Subcontractor are adequate and that the works performed by the Subcontractor conform to design documents, Safety regulations, and to the Quality level fixed by the same;  

Perform inspections and sign the necessary certificates as per Site Inspection Plans;  

To prepare the non-conformity register for each Subcontractor and co-ordinate nonconformity resolution;  

To detect any design errors, and where possible rectify the same or request the Site Engineer to make the necessary changes;  

To check Subcontractors’ work progress status sheets and sign the same for approval;  

To manage vendor specialists;  

To assist the Contract Manager/Engineer in defining new prices, in preparing amendments to subcontracts and in analyzing and discussing claims. 

Knowledge & Qualifications 

  • Suitable University Degree  


  • At least five (5) year experience in a similar position in EPC Oil & Gas projects (Refinery/Petrochemicals projects) 

Skills and Abilities 

  • Fluent English 

  • Excellent IT and analytical skills 

  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills  

  • Strong interpersonal, team-oriented skills, self-motivation and direction, with strong bias toward timely performance and problem resolution 

  • Attention to detail, strong communications and interpersonal skills