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Control Room Operator (CRO) at an Oil and Gas Service Company – Mariteam Nigeria Limited


Mariteam Nigeria Limited – Our client, an Oil and Gas Service Company desirous of rendering qualitative operation & maintenance (O&M) services for offshore units and platforms operating in the Oil and Gas industry in Nigeria requires qualified and suitable applicants for the position below:

Job Title: Control Room Operator (CRO)

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • The CRO is authorized to control and adjust the automated process safely to masimixe production efficiently and to coordinate permits and related isolations for maintenance.

Roles/ Responsibilities

  • Start up, Operate, Monitor and Shut Down Process and Utility Systems, monitor maintain and optimise process parameters within operating requirements, compare sample and testing results (API/BS&W/salinity) of process and utility fluids to optimal, Trouble shoot to maximize sales quality and delivery volume to identify problems,
  • Maintain discharge water quality within current O&M Contractor Operations or local guideline, Monitor and operate electrical/hydraulic control panels, safety and emergency shutdown devices, Fire and Gas Systems.
  • Ensure accurate production reporting is submitted daily or as required by company and client, Witness third party calibrations when appropriate to provide verification of meter factors and volumes, prove export oil meters;
  •  Marine/Safety: Implementing and enforcing O&M Contractor Operations Management System policies and procedures in particular Isolation Standards, and PTW;
  • Carry out all operations in safe and environmentally sound manner, Report all discharges, leaks, spits, injuries, and incidents, Ensure personnel understand and comply with current environmental regulations. Carry out Emergency Response role;
  • Maintenance: Assist maintenance operations by applying /removing isolation as required; Supervise operation of PTW system; Monitor and maintain pollution control measures; Manage and Supervise, Co-ordinate activities and resources effectively;


  • 7 years’ minimum in Hydrocarbon processing operations with 2 years as CCRO and appropriate mix of operational, and supervisory experience;
  • Offshore Personal Survival, Management of Major Emergencies, Medical certificates; Good level of troubleshooting and operations knowledge including interpretation of P&IDs and C&E charts;
  • Extensive knowledge of offshore FPSO operations, including Production, Maintenance, Engineering and Safety; Good working Knowledge of DCS and F&G systems operation; Medically fit to offshore International standards such as ENG1 or equivalent.
  • Technical; High standard of technical, and professional knowledge as defined by competences. Good knowledge of DCS/SCADA systems. Some knowledge of cargo handling and marine utility systems where appropriate for position; Practical familiarity with standard ‘Office’ software package, electronic mail system.

Application Closing Date
11th December, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to:

 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.