Exxon Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN) recruitment

Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN) is a subsidiary of Exxon MobilCorporation with a long and established history of operations in Nigeria. The company’s oil & natural gas production activities contribute to one of the largest sources of revenue for the Nigerian government and economy.

As a result of opportunities within the Drilling function, career opportunities exist for ambitious and results oriented individuals. We are recruiting Drilling Supervisors with the highest standards of integrity, ability to build strong working relationships and effectively interact in a multi-cultural environment.


The ideal candidate profile

Candidates should possess a minimum of Bachelors degree with second class upper division (2.1) in any of the following Engineering disciplines – Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Civil or Petroleum Engineering
Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suites
Team player with good interpersonal skills and ability to thrive in a multi-discipline, multi-cultural environment
Good written and oral communication skills, integrity, zealous, and quick to acquire new expertise through training
Prior cognate experience in rig operations or engineering will be an added advantage
Job Description

Provide day to day on-site supervision of drilling operations and prepare reports to the Drilling Operations Superintendent
Serve as the primary contact with the rig contractor and third party personnel at the rig site to ensure that operations are performed safely and cost-effectively in accordance with the approved well program
Logistical planning and coordination of personnel, equipment, supplies and services to ensure that twenty four hour operations are maintained

Responsible for well control, real time drilling optimization, casing tallies, cementing calculations, and completion tallies and spaceout
Organise and order necessary services and equipment to conduct drilling, completion, workover, and testing operations
Responsible for enforcement of approved Safety, Health, Environment and Security procedures to manage operational risks and prevent harm to personnel, environment and equipment
Ensure that third party equipment is adequately and properly maintained
Ensure compliance with all government and other appropriate regulations, including education of all rig personnel on safety and related issues
Ensure that well control, marine safety and other drills are held on a regular basis per company guidelines
Ensure that accurate and adequate reports and records are kept regarding operations, equipment and evaluation
Please note that this position entails working offshore on rotation basis for the entire career.


This position offers a competitive compensation and benefit package commensurate with what is obtainable in the upstream oil & gas industry

Method of Application

If you meet the requirements listed for the position, please place your onlineapplication at: http://www.exxonmobil.com/careers/nigeria/apply to submit yourapplication and upload your curriculum vitae (CV)

How To Navigate The Website

To view a PDF copy of the advertised vacancy

Log onto http://www.exxonmobil.com/careers/nigeria
Click on advertised job positions
To complete the application process

Log onto http://www.exxonmobil.com/careers/nigeria/apply
Click on ‘Search openings’
In the ‘keyword’ search box, enter 12009BR
Click ‘Search’
The advert closes 5th July 2011. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

Applicants are hereby advised to submit one application, as multiple applications may result in being disqualified.

Please note that ant application placed outside ExxonMobil ‘Jobs and Careers in Nigeria’ page on http://www.exxonmobil.com/careers/nigeria is placed at the applicant’s sole risk and will note be considered.

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  1. ettore

    Education: Intermediate School. – Certificate for General Mechanical – Certificate for Mechanical Designer.
    Inspector of Rotating Machines. – Certificate for Electrical Institute patronized by ENEL (Italian National Company for power supply and distribution) – Certificate for Mechanical Specialist .

    Qualifications : Industrial Mechanical supervisor.
    rotating equipment specialist – installation – precommissioning – commissioning – startup – maintenance R

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