Fresh Oil and Gas Vacancy at Hercules

Fresh Oil and Gas Vacancy at Hercules

Hercules Offshore is a leading global provider of offshore contract drilling and liftboat services to the oil and gas industry with operations spanning the majority of shallow-water, hydrocarbon producing provinces in the world. Our diverse and unique fleet of jackup rigs and liftboats provide services ranging from oil and gas exploration and development drilling, well service, platform inspection, maintenance and decommissioning operations. Our customer base ranges from independent operators and national oil companies to large, integrated exploration and production companies. At Hercules Offshore, our mission is to be a preferred provider of incident-free, environmentally sound, reliable and cost-effective services to the oil and gas industry.

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Hercules Offshore is an ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified corporation. Hercules Offshore shares of common stock are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol “HERO.”

Manager, Marine Operations – West Africa


The Marine Offshore Manager is responsible for day-to-day operations of the fleet. The Marine Offshore Manager ensures analyzing and reviewing of audits is completed for corrective and preventive actions. Recruiting and assigning personnel, ensuring they are competent for assigned duties. Reviewing and acting on survey reports produced by flag administration and classification societies. The functions reports to General Manager Operations. This position is the Leadership and Management position for our performance in Marine Offshore Operations in West Africa.   Responsible for the day to day offshore operations of the Liftboats in Nigeria, ensuring  proper job planning & preparation, client satisfaction & communication as well as compliance for Hercules HSE and other policies.


Minimum 10 years of Liftboat experience in all offshore situations and full understanding of company policies such as the J&M policy. Must have experience in managing multiple nationalities
Ability to manage a multiple vessel organization with diverse crew nationalities and staff in a developing country environment
Results driven with a high level of expectations from direct reports
A HSE champion with proven HSE experience
Ability to understand and interpret USCG / Flag State regulations and Marine Management System Manual
Ability to interact and provide a high level of service for customers with emphasis on developing relationships and partnering with clients

Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) from four-year College or University
Captain experience
Experience in Nigeria

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Hercules Offshore is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

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