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

Academic Qualification Possession of any of the following Qualifications

·       HND in Science or Engineering from accredited Polytechnics or Monotechnic

·       B.Eng./B.Sc./B.Tech in Science or Engineering from accredited University or College


Age Not Applicable
Gender Male / Female
Start Date 1st November 2023.
Work Experience ·   Minimum of eight (8) years relevant professional engineering experience within the Oil and Gas Industry

·   A four (4) year field work experience within SPDC East Asset operations will be an added advantage.

Skills Must possess the following competences

·   Knowledge of telecommunications systems.

·   Operation of digital, VOIP, and video telephony product offerings.

·   Knowledge of computer diagnostics tools to investigate and diagnose hardware and software problems

·   Installation and configuration of new software, hardware or programming modules

·   Knowledge of system security requirements

·   Appreciation of network environments including voice and data cabling.

·   Interpret machinery/equipment information from drawings, diagrams and technical manuals.


Soft Skills

(Added advantage)


·   Computer literate, ability to perform basic computer related activities

·   Competent user of Microsoft Office applications

·   Knowledge of worksite hazard management and permit to work systems

·   Effective team player and ability to work in multidisciplinary team

·   Good communication & presentation skills

·   Good time management and organizational skills

·   Ability to adapt promptly to change

·   Ability to work under pressure.

·   Self-motivated and ability to deliver tasks under minimal supervision


Roles and Responsibilities ·   Participate in preparation of work method statements, risk assessments and job hazard analysis

·   Specify personal protective equipment (PPE), appropriate documentation and prepare Permit for work activity.

·   Install, or coordinate the installation of, new or modified hardware, software, or programming modules of telecommunications systems.

·   Test and evaluate hardware and software to determine efficiency, reliability, and compatibility with existing systems, networks, and data.

·   Monitor and analyze system performance, such as network traffic, security, and capacity, to proactively identify service-impacting issues.

·   Resolve complex and escalated network and telecom service issues in a timely manner to support internal and external customer requests and needs

·   Produce, update, and generally improve technical documentation to support security requirements and operational support of systems.

·   Troubleshoot and analyze telecoms device faults using diagnostic tools, test devices and measuring instruments.

·   Address equipment faults, provide technical assistance and propose solutions to address causes of undesirable performance

·   Perform data backups and maintain an inventory of telecom components for maintenance interventions

·   Support development of credible look ahead plans for work activities

·   Comply with site HSE practices and procedures.

·   Participate in HSE meetings and promote site safety campaigns

·   Close out all other assigned actions in line with audit findings.


Work Cycle ·   The work location is field based in swamp terrain located in Soku, Rivers State.

·   Work schedule is 21 / 21 days duty cycle.

·   Work activity period spans 12-hours (7am to 7pm) routine over the 21-day duty period.

·   Work activity may extend beyond the normal period depending on business needs.


Interested applicants forward their resumes to

Entry closes by the 20th October, 2023.

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