Instrumentation Engineer at Padua Petroleum Nigeria Limited

Padua Petroleum Nigeria Limited (PPNL) is an indigenous company established to provide a unique range of services to the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry. We venture into this industry with the objective of building on existing limited in- country capacity. In view of the enormous opportunities which abound in the Oil and Gas industry in Nigeria and the new findings in other African countries, there is need for more indigenous players to fill the yawning gap by providing competitiveness and quality service delivery to the industry.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 

Job Title: Instrumentation Engineer
Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Employment Type: Full-time

Duties and Responsibilies

  • Troubleshooting faulty equipment and instruments to know the best solution or adjustment to make
  • Carrying out preventive / corrective maintenance on field instruments.
  • Installation and calibration of field instruments such as pressure, level, flow and temperature transmitters, switches and relays
  • Servicing/repair of Valves such as SDV, ESDV, BDV, (ROV) and control valve.
  • Installation and stroking of Valves.
  • Servicing of Air Booster pump and pneumatic distributor control panel
  • Maintain work history and input to the maintenance management system.
  • Provide full support to the operational department during shutdown and start-up of process plant.
  • Carrying out preventive and corrective maintenance on field Instruments as scheduled by maintenance management team.
  • Carry out remedial routine maintenance on field Instruments, PLC, DCS, transducers and HVAC systems in oil and gas processing plant.
  • Ensure safe and efficient maintenance operations on field Instruments at all time.
  • Provide updated and technical information on all maintained equipment in the plan
  • Inhibiting F&G instrument on TRICONEX, AUTOCHIM F&G panel during SIT exercise and monitoring inhibited F&G Tag on DCS during SIT exercise
  • Installation and Maintenance of Vibration Monitoring systems and speed sensors in Turbines, Compressors, Fire Water pumps, EDG etc.
  • Comply with safe work practices and procedures and participate to ensure a safe working environment.
  • Installation and calibration of field instruments.
  • Monitoring instrument performance on PLC and DCS during operation.
  • Maintain work history and input to the maintenance management system.
  • Provide full support to the operational department during shutdown and start-up of process plant.
  • Carrying out preventive and corrective maintenance on field Instruments as scheduled by maintenance management team.
  • Carrying out instrument integrity test on gas export line
  • Carrying out (SIT) Safety Inspection Test on F&G system such as: Gas Detectors, Flame Detectors, Smoke Detectors, Heat Detectors, Manual Alarm Call Point, ESD push buttons etc.
  • Preparation of permit to work.
  • Participate in tool box talks and regular safety meetings.
  • Carry out emergency role as defined by emergency response plan
  • Comply with safe work practices and procedures and participate to ensure a safe working environment.
  • Execute schedule and unschedule maintenance task in accordance with job periodical plans.
  • Carrying out routine work and integrity test on field instruments.
  • Installation and calibration of field instruments.
  • Monitoring instrument performance on PLC and DCS during operation.
  • Writing findings on instrumentation tests and analysis for evaluation purposes.
  • Carrying out routine work and integrity test on hydraulic return header, SCSSV header, SSV header, main header, well head pressure and annulus pressure on well head (Xmas Tree)
  • Carrying out preventive / corrective maintenance on well head control panels and Servicing of pneumatic and hydraulic pump on well head control panel, Calibration of choke valve on well head.
  • Preparation of permit to work, maintenance schedules and daily/monthly report on equipment under instrumentation department using computerized maintenance management system (CMMS).
  • Technical knowledge on control system and controllers.
  • Checking of instruments Thresholds on DCS and PLC and clearing of invalidities and discrepancies on field instruments.
  • Proficient in system troubleshooting and live equipment performance monitoring and data recording.
  • Participate in tool box talks and regular safety meetings.
  • Carry out emergency role as defined by emergency response plan.
  • Training other discipline engineers onnew equipment or how to implement new techniques.

Education / Work / Skills Requirements

  • Must have HND/B.Sc in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years experience as an Instrumentation Engineer in the Oil and Gas industry.
  • Must be a able to efectively use Instrumentation Software, Solid Works, Auto Cad etc

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letters to: [email protected]g using the job title as the subject of the mail.

Note

  • This is an urgent role that needs to be fillled as quickly as possible
  • Only shorlisted candidates will be contacted

Application Deadline  17th May, 2021.

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