Second Mate, DPO AHTS DP II at Bourbon Interoil Nigeria Limited

Bourbon Interoil Nigeria Limited, as leading international player in marine services, offers to the most demanding oil & gas clients worldwide a full line of innovative, safe, high performance and new generation vessels and an expanded offer of offshore oil & gas services.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Second Mate, DPO AHTS DP II M/F

Reference: 2023-640
Location: Nigeria (Offshore)
Job type: Contract

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Second Mate is third in command of the vessel and a watch keeping officer. Their responsibility lies in the safe and efficient voyage and navigation of the vessel.
  • In some cases the Second Officer acts as the Safety Officer ensuring the compliance of the vessel operations with regards to international regulations and company requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receive and provide necessary written instructions  from and to the other  Deck Officer
  • Is Conversant with the vessel maneuvering and bridge equipment + the vessel DP system including  its functions, the manuals and procedures.
  • Aware of the DP Plan Maintenance
  • Communicate and report to the Master any deficiency, incident or event that may potentially impact the vessel operations (including DP operations)
  • Participate in emergency and DP emergency response trainings.
  • Committed to Safety and Company Procedures in all task

Areas of Operations:

  • Qatar

Rotation (in average):

  • 70 days on/off

Qualifications, Skills and Experiences
Our minimum certificates requirements:

  • OOW license unlimited (STCW A-II/1)
  • DPO unlimited certificate
  • NOC (Qatar) Approved preferred

Our minimum experience requirements:

  • 6 months seatime as Second Mate DPO on AHTS DP II vessels
  • DP Kongsberg experience
  • 2 Rig moves/Towing
  • 1 Anchor Handling Operation project

Candidate Criteria:

  • Minimum level of education required: 6 – Other
  • Minimum level of experience required: 1-2 years
  • Licenses (seafearers only):
    • A-IV/2_GMDSS radio personnel
    • Deck Officer of the Watch Unlimited (A-II/1)
  • Languages: English (Maritime English)
  • Type of vessel: AHTS

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Methodof Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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