Pigging Service Technician

An Indigenous Oil and Gas Company located in Port Harcourt is recruiting to fill the position of Pigging Service Technician.

     Job Title: Pigging Service Technician

     Job Reference Code: PST/PH/04/19

     Location: Port Harcourt

     Job Type: Permanent

     Responsibilities/Summary of Functions:

  • Efficiently and safely operate and maintain various equipment/systems including automatic pigging launchers, manual pigging launchers, pipeline main line block valves.
  • Work within the guidelines and parameters established by the Company for safety and operations. Be knowledgeable of company, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Inspect, maintain and repair as needed all facilities as assigned, including but not limited to pipelines, compression, and measurement facilities.
  • On-call responsibility for areas of responsibility as needed
  • Maintain working knowledge of regulatory requirements, (OSHA, DOT, etc) document required regulatory activities
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of procedures used to safely pig pipeline, i.e. launching, receiving and inspection
  • Plan, organize and prioritize assigned responsibilities and work independently
  • Manage all activities with a focus on safety and compliance
  • Use proper tools and equipment to perform integrity management and regulatory tasks on oil or liquids pipelines
  • Monitor activity in and around pipeline and facilities and respond as necessary to protect system integrity
  • Maintain required forms, records and reports
  • Respond to pipeline emergencies; perform cleanup associated with field ops and corrosion control activities

Requirements /Qualification:

  • WAEC or OND or HND or B.sc.
  • Minimum of 5 year of industry experience is preferred.
  • Have good computer skills.
  • The ability to assume responsibility, be flexible, perform duties and handle multiple tasks under potentially stressful and/or hazardous conditions.
  • Ability to effectively manage priorities while working with various types of people. Must be accountable and self-driven to learn and to develop and improve the skills.
  • Candidate will be a self-motivated and self-directed individual with good communications skills.
  • Must be willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions and be available for callouts. 


How to Apply

Interested Candidates should send their resume to

ofixrecruit@gmail.com. The job reference code should be the subject of the email.

The Application deadline is 13th April, 2019.