Instrument Technician / Senior Instrument Technician

an Indigenous Oil & Gas Company
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Job Description

An indigenous company in the Oil & Gas sector has opportunities for hardworking, goal driven, focused, creative and qualified candidates, who can cope in a fast-paced environment, to fill the position below:

Job Title: Instrument Technician / Senior Instrument Technician

Location: South-Eastern, Nigeria

Job Description

  • To provide maintenance service in line with planned maintenance activities.
  • Be prepared to react to non-routine emergency requirements such as breakdowns and to ensure a continuous production at all times.
  • Carry out daily process facilities surveillance of all process vessel, instruments controls of the process vessels - Heavy Oil, Light 011 &Test separator, FWKO, Flare Knock-out, Gas Scrubber, Heater Treater Vessels and the instrumentation at the Manifold (GGF) to ensure that they are in desired set points for optimal operation.
  • He is expected to have proper inventory of LACT unit instrumentation, Wellhead control panels, actuators valves, BPV, controllers, transmitters etc. and advice management in time for stock replenishment.

    Job Requirements
    Minimum years of experience


    Other Requirements

    Qualifications and Skills

    • Applicant must possess at least OND/HND qualification in Electric/Electronic Engineering
    • 5 or more years' experience as an Instrument Technician
    • Good understanding of Equipment Terminology and various process equipment.
    • Understand preventive, corrective maintenance and maintenance plan concepts.
    • Have a basic knowledge of the CMMS (be able to issue a notification, read, interpret and complete work orders).
    • Know how to select and use the necessary hand tools.
    • Property operate, maintain and use the available set of workshop tools.
    • Be able to complete a loop test from a transmitter/valve, SOV, limit switch, etc... to input/output of PCS/SSS.
    • Knowledge of the safety regulations and working in a hazardous area.
    • Petroleum: Have a basic understanding of facilities / process (from well to export). Be knowledgeable of hydrocarbons behaviour and associated risks (explosion, asphyxia...). Computer: Be able to produce a report using Word, be able to perform simple calculation with Excel. Have been introduced to internet and mails.

    Method of Application
    Interested and qualified candidates should submit only electronic copy of their detailed resume and handwritten application using the position of interest as subject.


    • Multiple applications may not be treated.
    • Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

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    Job Summary
    March 23, 2017
    Offer Type
    Minimum of 5years
    Salary Range
    N0.00 - N0.00K
    April 5, 2017
    Engineering/ Technical
    Oil & Gas / Mining
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