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AKPO Rotating Engineer (Deep Water)

Job reference
Exploration and Production
Functional discipline
Maintenance / Inspection / Technology, Operations/Exploitation
Maintenance, Production General Resp, Upstream Operations
Education level
Bachelor's Degree
Experience level required
Minimum 6 years
Workplace location
Proposed start date
Q2 2021
Contract type
THIS ADVERT CLOSES 31st Mar. 2021.
  • Assist Lead Mechanical Rotating Equipment Engineer for the updating of the Maintenance Plans, may involve procedures drafting, drawings issuance, studies performance, spare parts identification reviews, tools reviews, documentation filing, binding or data capture in computerized systems.
  • Supports the FPSO operational teams as requested in areas of own speciality, including drafting working procedures, maintenance programmes, and providing associated logistic support. As instructed, develops maintenance methods tools in own area of competence, analyses the works and practices, and suggests ways of optimization.
  • Performs technical studies in his field of competence as instructed in view of improving performance or upgrading the facilities.
  • Follows-up the technical problems raised, follows-up the technical and contractual files, as instructed, follows up the warranty claims and the implementation of the corrective actions.
  • Performs equipment performance analysis; develop and put in place enhanced condition monitoring programmes.
  • Follows-up the day to day activities of the offshore teams; remains available to provide them the assistance and support as needed.
  • Pays regular visits to the offshore site and participates to the jobs as required; may be involved in operational works including major shutdowns. May be incorporated into maintenance working shifts as the case may be, as required during major operations.
  • Provides assistance and logistic support as required for the provision of resources: vendors, additional manpower, services, tools, spare parts, consumables and other materials. Coordinates with CPLO the transfer offshore of these resources.
  • Coordinates as required the repairs required to be subcontracted outside. • Attends materials repairs or inspection in the LADOL base or in Contractors facilities.
  • Coordinates, according to the instructions received from hierarchy, his activities with the MTMC (Maintenance and Technical Methods Contractor) method and planning engineers based in Lagos.
  • Follows-up into UNISUP, the computerised maintenance management system, the registration of the works, of the consumed materials, of the services...
  • Follows-up the spare parts and consumables consumption, report anomalies and initiate suitable action in order to prevent shortage, optimize the stock
  • Reviews the requests for materials, defines the technical specifications for purchase.
  • Supervises receipt of materials on a technical point of view. Visit the warehouse if require.
  • Controls the condition of materials in warehouses, take action for improvement as needed.
  • Maintains and updates the technical documentation
  • Performs periodic and ad-hoc reports as required.
  • Co-ordinate these actions with concerned staff, from both offshore and onshore sites.
Production level : during plateau period = 175 000 bpd, 530 MMSCFD gas
Company staff managed (number of persons) during operations :
Contractors staff managed (number of persons) during operations: few contractors
Budget (in Millions USD) : nil
Technology involved in the job: Gas Turbines, Compressors, Diesel Engines, Static Equipment, other Mechanical items.
Context and environment

STATUS: Resident
Within the framework of Deep Water Operations, the main objectives are, in the field of mechanical maintenance, to:
  • Assist Head of section (Head of Mechanical Rotating Equipment) for the updating of the Maintenance Plans including dedicated procedures, spare parts coverage, tools selection and other technical aspects, in accordance with the Maintenance Policy;
  • Provide assistance for mobilisation and coordination of external resources (vendors, contractors, means and equipment) to support the offshore staff in view of ensuring equipment integrity;
  • Provide technical assistance at site, or in contractor workshops for maintenance interventions preparation (including major shutdown or overhaul works), maintenance works follow-up, works supervision, material receipt, or specific investigations, studies, equipment condition monitoring, etc.
  • Perform studies or technical-administrative tasks as required for routine operations or in view of maintenance or equipment optimisation.
Candidate profile
Engineer University Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Knowledge in Turbo machineries.

Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Mechanical Engineer within the Petrochemical industry.
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