Open positions

For one of our Subsea Equipment Support Vessels (SESV), AKOFS Offshore Brazil is looking for primarily Brazilian crew members for the following positions:  

Offshore Manager ( #B01)
Previous experience in Offshore Manager role from subsea equipment installation projects, degree in engineering (CREA), knowledge of subsea technology, previous working experience with Petrobras is required.

Subsea Engineer ( #B02)
Previous experience with subsea equipment installations, degree in engineering (CREA) with knowledge and experience from XMT and pipe-laying operations.

Tower Operator ( #B03)
Previous offshore record with subsea crane operations, valid Sparrows III certificate (or equivalent offshore crane level 3), technical education.

Deck Leader/Crane Operator ( #B04)
Previous offshore crane operator experience including experience from operating knuckle boom cranes, valid Sparrows III certificate (or equivalent offshore crane level 3), technical education, previous record as a team leader will be an advantage.

Test Station Operator ( #B05)
Experience from subsea equipment testing, installation and maintenance of XMT, technical degree in mechanical discipline. In addition previous record from offshore operations will be an advantage.

Subsea Equipment (SOES) Supervisor, Technician and Assistant ( #B06)
Formal knowledge of hydraulics, electronics and mechanic on subsea equipment (XMT and control systems), experience from ROV operations and subsea installations, technical degree in relevant discipline (mechanical or electrical).

Storekeeper ( #B07)
Previous experience from similar position in the offshore industry onboard an offshore unit, background in logistics, good communication skills in English, knowledge of TM Master will be an advantage.


From all candidates we expect fluency in Brazilian Portuguese and good English skills. Valid CBSP and STCW Ship Security Awareness certificates will be an advantage.

To apply, please send your CV to including in the title: “your name – position you apply for – reference number”.

Due to a great number of qualified candidates already responding to our posting of open positions, we have decided to change the application deadline till 10.04.2017.

Please note that applications submitted after this date may not be considered. Thank you for your consideration.


For questions, please contact AKOFS HR at