Superintendent, Instrument Maintenance at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is Nigeria’s National Oil Company with the mandate to manage the country’s vast hydrocarbon resources. As a global player in the International Oil and Gas Industry, our operations span the entire Oil and Gas Value Chain. Our business operations are managed through Strategic Business and Corporate Services Units (SBUs/CSUs) in diverse locations across Nigeria.

Applications are invited from qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Superintendent, Instrument Maintenance

Reference No: EH/ENG/012
Loaction: Nigeria
Cadre: Senior Officer / Supervisory

  • To supervise planning and implementation of preventive maintenance of Instrument equipment in the plant to support operations
Key Job Responsibilities
  • Ensure instrument maintenance work is executed in line with approved work requests and ensure appropriate work permit is granted before any instrument maintenance activity commences
  • Ensure safety compliance – isolation/flushing of lines, earthing of equipment, evacuations, tie-offs etc.
  • Perform root cause analysis of failures, make recommendations for corrective actions and ensure proper documentation findings
  • First Class or Second Class Upper (First Degree) in relevant Engineering disciplines
  • Second Class Lower or HND Upper Credit (minimum) in relevant Engineering disciplines, plus Master’s degree
  • Certification/Membership of relevant professional body
  • NYSC Completion/Exemption Certificate
  • Applicants must not be more than 37 years of age as at 31st December, 2018.
  • Applicants must have Minimum of 9 years relevant post qualification experience .
  • Experience in the oil and gas industry will be an added advantage.
Key Functional Competencies:
  • Maintenance planning and execution
  • Instrument Maintenance Contract Management
  • Process Instrumentation Selection, Sizing, Tuning and Calibration
Application Closing Date
26th March, 2019.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

  • All applications must be completed online as paper applications are not acceptable.
  • Applicants will be required to attach any relevant professional certification attained
  • All applicants should please note that successful candidates may be required to work in any of our business locations across Nigeria.
  • Please ensure that you apply for one job position only. Multiple applications will lead to nullification of all submissions.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • NNPC will not be responsible for applications submitted on any website other than its official page at:
  • NNPC does not charge any fees for submission of job application
  • Applicants personal data will be used for the purpose of this recruitment exercise only
  • Where it is discovered, at any point in this recruitment exercise, that false information has been provided, defaulting applicants will be disqualified and possibly prosecuted.


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