[Vacancy]: Field Operations Supervisor Needed at Vagan Oil & Gas Limited

February 27, 2024
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Work Experience

  • A higher qualification (B.Eng./HND/OND) in Mechanical Engineering Discipline.
  • Minimum of 12 years working as a Mechanical technician in an oil and gas producing field location.
  • Must have at least five (5) years’ experience working as a mechanical technician SPDC.

Key Skills

  • Disassemble/Assemble and Maintain Rotating and static equipment, Compressors, and turbines.
  • Experience in Solar Taurus 80 gas turbine generators and compressors.
  • Experience in GENP centrifugal gas compressors.
  • Experience in Caterpillar Gas Engines G342, G3412, G3512
  • Experience in Caterpillar Diesel Engines D3304, D3306, D3408, C32
  • Experience in EMSCO, Sulzer pumps; and FLENDER gear systems.
  • Experience in Atlas Copco SF11 and mobile Ingersoll Rand air compressors.
  • Experience in Valves maintenance.
  • Experience in Pump Fluid-end inspections and driver/gear alignments.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Skill in Equipment troubleshooting and fault analysis
  • Basic workshop machinery and welding machine use.

Soft Skills (Added advantage)

  • Computer literate (Competent user of Microsoft Office and ability to liaise with programs)
  • Knowledge and use of SAP tool
  • Knowledge of worksite hazard management
  • Ability to multitask effectively
  • Good Communication skills & a team player
  • Ability to work under pressure with resilience
  • Good organizational skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability.
  • Self-motivated and performs under minimal supervision.

Technical/Leadership Skills

The Mechanical Support personnel will be responsible for the following:

  • Repair, installation, and maintenance of Pumps, static and rotating equipment.
  • Use of diagnostic tools and mechanical hand tools for fault tracing, vibration detection and activity executions.
  • Asset Care routine to ensure PM/CM close-out and Integrity of Asset maintained.
  • Work preparations and material staging for work executions
  • Routine machinery and equipment servicing
  • Daily parameter logging, records and mechanical lubricants management.
  • Routine fabrication using welding tools and materials.
  • Machining activities: lathe, grinding, drilling, dicing etc.
  • Job Risk Assessments / Permit to Work preparation
  • Identifying critical spares and follow-up ordering and delivery.
  • Flange breaks, positive isolation, vessel de-sanding activities
  • Promotes site safety and continuous hazard identification, mitigation and close-out.
  • Work closely with service Contractor(s) towards safe delivery of vendor-based maintenance jobs.
  • Other assignments for continuous improvements as exigent.

Work Cycle

  • The work location is a swamp based in West Asset Shell facilities accessible via Water and Air.
  • The job activity period is daily on a 12-hour (7am to 7 pm) routine over a 21-day period.
  • There is a standard 3 weeks on and 3 weeks off schedule.


  • Candidate must be less than 60 years old.
  • Resumption is March 1, 2024

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