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Docking Project Manager

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General information


A market leader in offshore marine services, BOURBON offers the most demanding offshore energy operators a broad range of surface and subsea marine services for oil & gas fields and wind farms. These services rely on a modern & standardized fleet of 458 vessels and on the skills of more than 8,200 highly qualified professionals. Constantly striving for operational excellence, the group provides a local service for customers in the 44 countries in which it operates, guaranteeing the very highest standards of quality and safety. In 2019, BOURBON achieved adjusted revenues of over €720 million.  



Job type (offshore/onshore)


Position description

Job title

Docking Project Manager

Contract type


Roles and responsibilities

Bourbon Offshore Greenmar Ltd, which forms part of BOURBON group, is a leading company serving the oil and gas offshore industry in marine services and operates vessels worldwide as ship manager.


Bourbon Offshore Greenmar is looking for a;

 Docking Project Manager 


Job Summary:


You will be responsible to:

-       Work closely with upper management and project team members to establish project needs, deadlines and budgets.

-       Responsible for the life cycle of the project and is accountable for meeting the project cost and schedule agreed.

-       Deliver Docking/Repair projects in accordance with company procedures.


Duties and Responsibilities:

-       Responsible for implementing and monitoring BOURBON maintenance policy in the management of vessel Planned Maintenance Periods (PMP).

-       In charge of PMP/Docking budget preparation in accordance with scope of work.

-       Controlling & monitoring the CAPEX technical cost vs budget during PMP.

-       In charge of the Management of team assigned to support PMP.

-       Visit vessels, which are planned for PMP under Vessel technical inspection (VTI) for class renewal if workload permits.

-       Responsible of PMP project management in accordance with BOURBON rules/requirements.

-       Prepare and follow-up of projects using VesselMan (VM) software application.

-       Consolidate offers from shipyards together with category manager.

-       Responsible for Communication with Shipyards for the review of offers and repair contract negotiations.

-       In charge of daily cost review with cost controller and to respect budgeted amount for PMP.

-       Report on weekly basis of PMP preparation.

-       Prepare project reports, forecasts, variance explanations and other financial or technical reports as required by Management.

-       Prepare project in VM software application with full details of jobs, description of jobs and cost control.

-       Prepare CAPEX with cost controller upon request.

-       Perform any other cognate duties as may be assigned by the Management.


The Docking Project Manager is linked hierarchically to the Technical Director.

Qualifications, Skills and Experiences

-       Hold a BSC degree in Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or alternate equivalent qualification.

-       Management of dry docking experience would be an advantage.

-       Relevant experience as Chief Engineer, or equivalent position in Maritime or Oil and Gas company.

-       Thorough knowledge on the various class, flag and other regulatory /statutory requirements.

-       Proactive, dynamic and versatile; and you have good listening and communication skills.

-       Sound organization skills and rigorous and ability to interact, produce and report with a professional approach at all times.

-       Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time, prioritize matters and meet deadlines.

-       Willing to work autonomously and be comfortable working in a multi-cultural environment.

-       Have an excellent knowledge of MS Office/ Excel skills.

-       A good command of English is mandatory.


Bourbon's employer value proposition

If you are interested in this exciting and challenging position, please send your CV and letter of motivation on by latest the 20th August 2021.

Position location

Job location

Africa, Mauritius Island, Bambous

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

3 - Bachelor's degree (3 years)

Minimum level of experience required

+5 years

Licenses (seafearers only)