Hobark International Limited (HIL) New Jobs Recruitment
Hobark International Limited (HIL) is the parent company of the Hobark group operating in the oil and gas industry. The company was incorporated in 1998, starting as a staffing agency based in Port Harcourt. Currently we have offices in 4 countries with our head office in Lagos.
We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below: Job Title: Metering Support Engineer
Location: Lagos Job Type: Contract
Assist Lead instrumentation engineer and Head of section (Head of Instrumentation, Metering & Systems Support) 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.
Is together with Lead Metering Engineer focal point for Clientconcerning technical and commercial (fiscal) metering systems.
Manage the maintenance and reliability of all metering systems and guarantee the integrity of theirmeasurements.
Follow-up within all matters concerning metering related contracts (sales, transportation, and/or other agreements)
In connection with Client concerned entities he shall:
Prepare and manage maintenance plan, spare inventory and all other related administrative tools in UNISUP as regards Instrumentation, control systems and metering maintenance on site.
Prepare and update the metering manuals describing the CLIENT technical & fiscal metering equipment as well as related operating procedures. Ensure the proper saving and storage of data back-up, and documentation.
Ensure that periodical meter proving exercise at our LACT points as well as the prover loop calibrations are carried-out asprovided for by the regulations governing operations of such facilities (DPR regulations).
Ensure that the fiscal gas metering system quarterly validations, Client Supply Point Technical and Commercial Ticketing Audit are carried out in compliance with the Gas Utilisation Agreement with the Client and the regulations governing operations of such facilities (DPR regulations).
Ensure that the Fiscal Metering systems are fully operational, accurate and comply with the regulations defined by the Authorities.
Ensure proper certification of the fiscal metering systems and smooth relations with the DPR with the commercial team.
Liase with the Main Maintenance Contractor teams on the necessary corrective actions as relates to the metering systems.
Specify the new technical and commercial metering systems in co-operation with instrumentation specialists.
Initiate and follow-up the monitoring of performance for the equipment defined within the Field of Competence including Metering Systems, Fire and Gas detection systems, ESD systems, Security control, etc.
Work closely with instrumentation Maintenance Methods during metering interventions and share experience(s) accordingly.
Provide and clarify flow equation formulae to be entered/ entered on the ICSS.
Coordinate with the Technical Support and Smart Room teams for the investigations, follow-up and reporting of deficiencies or significant events.
Issue FITA (Failure Investigations and Technical Analysis) reports and REX+ Return of experience related to equipment within the Field of Competence.
B.Sc / B.Eng. Degree in any Engineering related discipline such as Instrument/Control/Electronic/Automation/Petroleum/Chemical.
5 to 10 years working experience in an oil producing, manufacturing or service Company with specialized training/competence im Metering techniques.
Large Expertise in Metering systems and International Metering Codes (ISO, API, AGA,etc …) Good relational, presentation and communication skills.
Computer literate, with a knowledge of computerised process systems.
Ability to organize a mission campaign in an offshore environment
Lead the review operational processes, policies, standards and procedures documentations.
Responsible for the managing of Drilling and Completion activities related to pre-qualification, bidding and pre-award stage of contractual, and commercial issues up to award of Contract.
Coordinate the development and implementation of the drilling risk assessment for field activities
Responsible for the “on the job training”, development and delivery of competency management programs
Engage Legal, SCM and Drilling team and lead the formulation of fully scoped drilling and completions contracts and purchase orders that effectively deal with new challenges or technology, allocate risk, provide legally enforceable obligations and define the work product and KPI that contractors shall provide in support of the drilling and completions activity
Perform managerial duties at the project level
A Degree qualification in Engineering discipline.
A minimum of 15 years industry experience with an Operating Company.
Highly experienced in contracts and project management, front-end well engineering design and staff competency development.
Possess technical competency with hands on experience and full understanding of rig equipment functions, capabilities and limitations.
International experience, preferably West Africa and/or Overseas.
Good knowledge on stakeholder engagement to support cost recovery initiatives during JV meetings.
Good organization and project management skills, ensuring efficient application of the company’s well delivery and commercial processes.
Contracts and Project Management, Engineering Degree, Engineering Manager, Front end Well Engineering Design.
Plan all drilling materials LLM / OCTG Forecast based on Corporate Planning by looking deeply into Available stock, requirement for the proposed wells and place order accordingly in a cost effective manner.
Ensure continuous improvement in procurement processes, institute process simplification “LLM / Logistics process control” and compliance through tracking key metrics and remediation of performance as required.
Manage material coordination identification, planning, requisition, expediting, staging, and issuance of allocated material in a timely manner.
Ensure adequate QA/QC inspection, certification and documentation of materials are implemented and ensure accepted materials are of required grades and good quality to meet production goals.
Ensure uninterrupted flow of materials and services to satisfy the demand for Casing, Tubing, Well Heads, Xmas Trees during the execution of technical work program.
Take responsibilities of proper documentation of drilling materials LLM/OCTG used or consumed on completed wells by ensuring Materials Completion Certificate MCC is issued, agreed and signed off by the Rig Team, Warehouse and Materials Team for cost control. This helps in cost recovery during Performance with our JV.
Excellent understanding of well operations and rig activities
Minimum of 10 years industry experience in oil and gas Company
High knowledge of rig equipment and their functionality.
Good knowledge of OCTG maintenance, QAQC of drilling & completions equipment and inventory planning / management in line with the technical work program
Member of at least one professional body, including SPE