Second Mate – DPO AHTS PSV MPSV at Bourbon Interoil Nigeria Limited

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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 PSV MPSV

Reference: 2022-526
Location: Nigeria
Job Type: Offshore
Contract Type: Contracted

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
  • Above mentioned list of duties is not exhaustive and tasks on board vessels assigned to this position are not limited to above list.

Rotation (in average):

  • 90 days on/off

Qualifications, Skills and Experiences
Our minimum certificate requirements:

  • OOW license unlimited (STCW A-II/1)
  • DPO unlimited certificate

Our minimum experience requirements:

  • 4  months seatime in rank on AHTW/TUG
  • 1 Rig Move/Towing

For PSV:

  • 6 months seatime in rank on any vessels
  • For MPSV:
  • 6 months seatime in rank on MPSV

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)


  • English (Maritime English).

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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


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