Western Development Company limited is an Oil and Gas servicing company with about 25years in the sector. Our experiences spans from Telecommunications, IT, Engineering, Marine Services to mention but a few. We also employ and second manpower services, personnel and services to our customers.

We are currently recruiting to fill in the below positions




A higher qualification (Bachelors/HND/OND/IVQ LEVEL-5) 


< 55 years. 



Start Date 

1st November 2023. 

Work Experience 

Minimum of 5 to12 years working as a field operations support, technician or permit coordinator in an oil and gas producing field location. 

• Asset Management and Logistics support Experience in SPDC. 

Must have at least five (5) years’ experience in SPDC terminal operations. 


(Added advantage) 

  • • Ability to read and interpret process engineering flow schemes (PEFS) and process documents. 
  • • Skill level knowledge in running/managing in permit systems. 
  • • Understanding of Forcados Terminal Process Operations and control room activities. 
  • • Computer literate with proficiency in Microsoft office tools (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word) 
  • • Excellent verbal and oral communication skills 
  • • Problem-solving and good analytical skills. 
  • • Self-Motivated and performs under minimal supervision. 
  • • Experience in leading and supervising others in field operations tasks. 
  • • Experience in site project supervision and commissioning. 

Soft Skills 

  • • Ability to understand and perform production operations (volume, pressure) calculation. 
  • • Ability to understand unit of various variables i.e., pressure, volume, flowrate etc. 
  • • Onsite Hazards identification and Risk assessment capability. 
  • • Flexibility and adaptability. 
  • • Problem-solving and good analytical skills. 

Roles and Responsibilities 

The Field Operator Supervisor will be responsible for the following: 

  • • Lead a team of operators to deliver simple and complex activities in the plant. 
  • • Manage the shutdown permitry and isolation management process. 
  • • Apply the emergency response procedure where and when necessary. 
  • • Report and close out UA/UC. 
  • • Serves as PTW signatory. 
  • • Apply the HSSE policy, legislations applicable to crude oil transfer and export. 
  • • Adhere to plant operational procedures. 
  • • Monitor, control and record production rates and performance. 
  • • Start-up and commissioning of installation. 
  • • Perform basic troubleshooting on process facilities to ensure stability. 
  • • Perform daily first line monitoring of process parameters and variables. 
  • • Gather daily production data, determine the production performance. 
  • • Participate in console review meeting, Daily notification and YTT review meeting 
  • • Prepare daily production report for DPR 
  • • Execute daily communication and Shift handover 
  • • Ensure optimized chemical injection rates are followed as advised. 
  • • Prepare equipment for maintenance interventions plant isolation etc. 
  • • Collaborate with other disciplines to execute planned activities. 
  • • Supervise preparation of equipment for maintenance including isolation, draining, steaming, and other procedures as required. 


  • • Contract Management – Processing of Service Entries, PR/PO, Catering Bills and Chargeback 
  • • West Demand Planning/Execution 
  • • Managing Logistics for Terminal staff and visitors – booking of flights and personnel carriers. 
  • • Support Business Finance Unit in Managing Terminal Budget 
  • • Serve as Focal Point for Co-ordinating Terminal Estate Services 
  • • Vendor Relationship and Performance Management- Track Staff Salary Payment, Pension Remittance and General Vendor Performance 
  • • West Demand Planning/Execution 
  • • Coordinate YTT (Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow), Notifications, Scheduling and FSR (Facility Status Report) Reviews/Engagements 
  • • Manage Terminal Fleet and daily fuel collection. 

Interested candidates to submit his / her resume to

Entry closes on the 20th October, 2023 

Job Category: Engineering
Job Type: Contract
Job Location: Rivers

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