Maintenance Engineer at TotalEnergies

TotalEnergies is a broad energy company that produces and markets fuels, natural gas and electricity. A leading player in the energies industry with activities in more than 130 countries worldwide, we are committed to energy that is more affordable, more reliable, and cleaner, in compliance with the highest safety and environmental standards.

To be part of this dynamic global team whose mission is already shared by 100,000 employees worldwide, TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited welcomes applications from suitably qualified Nigerians for the position below:



Job Title: Maintenance Engineer

Offer ID: 59311BR
Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Metier: Upstream Operations
Employment type: Regular position
Branch: Exploration and Production

Job Description
Within the framework of Operations, the main objectives are, in the field of Instrumentation maintenance, to: 

  • 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. 
  • Provide assistance for mobilization and coordination of external resources (vendors, contractors, means and equipment) to support the offshore staff in view of ensuring equipment integrity 
  • Provide technical assistance at site, or in contractor workshops for maintenance interventions preparation (including major shutdown or overhaul works), maintenance works follow-up, works supervision, material receipt, or specific investigations, studies, equipment condition monitoring, etc.. Perform studies or technical-administrative tasks as required for routine operations or in view of maintenance or equipment optimization

Context and Environment:

  • Supports the operational teams as requested in areas of own speciality, including drafting working procedures, maintenance programmes, and providing associated logistic support. As instructed, develops maintenance methods tools in own area of competence, analyses the works and practices, and suggests ways of optimization. 
  • Performs technical studies in his field of competence as instructed in view of improving performance or upgrading the facilities. 
  • Follows-up the technical problems raised, follows-up the technical and contractual files, as instructed, follows up the warranty claims and the implementation of the corrective actions. 
  • Follows-up the day to day activities of the offshore teams; remains available to provide them the assistance and support as needed. 
  • Pays regular visits to the offshore site and participates in the jobs as required; may be involved in operational works including major shutdowns. May be incorporated into maintenance working shifts as the case may be, as required during major operations. 
  • Provides assistance and logistic support as required for the provision of resources: vendors, additional manpower, services, tools, spare parts, consumables and other materials. Coordinates the transfer offshore of these resources. 
  • Coordinates as required the repairs to be subcontracted outside. 
  • Follows-up the spare parts and consumables consumption, report anomalies and initiate suitable action in order to prevent shortage. 
  • Reviews the requests for materials, defines the technical specifications for purchase. 
  • Supervises receipt of materials on a technical point of view. Visit the Onne warehouse regularly. 
  • Controls the condition of materials in warehouses, take action for improvement as needed. 
  • Maintains and updates the technical documentation. 
  • Performs periodic and ad-hoc reports as required. Co-ordinate these actions with concerned staff, from both offshore and onshore sites
  • Attends materials repairs or inspection in the Onne base or in Contractors facilities. 
  • Coordinates, according to the instructions received from hierarchy, her / his activities with the MTMC (Maintenance and Technical Methods Contractor) method and planning engineers based in Lagos. 
  • Follows-up into the CMMS (SAP/Unisup), the registration of the works, of the consumed materials, of the services, and so on. 

Candidate Profile
We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate, with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

  • B.Sc in Engineering field with knowledge in Control Valves, Transmitters (Pressure, Level, Temperature, Flow, & Vibrations), Various instrument technologies (Radar, ultrasonic, etc...) 
  • 0-3 years’ experience in Oil Field Operations or industrial plant as maintenance/electrical/ instrumentation engineer.
  • Team player, stable, thoughtful, responsible, good communication skill, good organization and time-management skills, intransigent in HSE with a clear potential to learn,
  • Technical reporting, good analytical skills, and computer software skill
  • Good knowledge of industrial plant equipment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team management skills.



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


  • Interview Location: PORT HARCOURT-TRANS AMADI(NGA)
  • All applications must be completed online
  • Applicants are advised to submit only one application per position to avoid disqualification.
  • TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited, and its approved recruitment consultants, will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application. Anyone demanding such is not an authorized TotalEnergies representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.
  • TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited will not take responsibility for any careers / job vacancies placed outside this advert or Total Energies careers website
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Application Deadline  5th July, 2022.

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