Compressor Operator in Lagos, Nigeria

at RusselSmith

Oil & Gas / Mining
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

Job Reference Code: RS-OPS-010
Location: Nigeria
Job Type: Contractor

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Switch from automatic to manual controls and isolate equipment mechanically and electrically to allow for safe inspection and repair work.
  • Maintain daily logs of operation, maintenance, and safety activities, including test results, instrument readings, and details of equipment malfunctions and maintenance work.
  • Monitor and inspect equipment, computer terminals, switches, valves, gauges, alarms, safety devices, and meters to detect leaks or malfunctions and to ensure that equipment is operating efficiently and safely.
  • Analyze problems and take appropriate action to ensure continuous and reliable operation of equipment and systems.
  • Clean and lubricate boilers and auxiliary equipment and make minor adjustments as needed, using hand tools.
  • Perform or arrange for repairs, such as complete overhauls, replacement of defective valves, gaskets, or bearings, or fabrication of new parts.
  • Operate or tend stationary engines, boilers, and auxiliary equipment such as pumps, compressors, and air-conditioning equipment, to supply and maintain steam or heat for buildings, marine vessels, or pneumatic tools.
  • Activate valves to maintain required amounts of water in boilers, to adjust supplies of combustion air, and to control the flow of fuel into burners.
  • Test boiler water quality or arrange for testing and take necessary corrective action, such as adding chemicals to prevent corrosion and harmful deposits.
  • Adjust controls and/or valves on equipment to provide power, and to regulate and set operations of system or industrial processes.
  • Monitor boiler water, chemical, and fuel levels, and make adjustments to maintain required levels.
  • Weigh, measure, and record fuel used.
  • Install burners and auxiliary equipment, using hand tools.
  • Contact equipment manufacturers or appropriate specialists when necessary to resolve equipment problems.
  • Carry out Emergency Responses duties in line with Client’s requirement.
  • Perform other duties or tasks as assigned or required.

Skills Required

  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good housekeeping standards
  • Strong safety leadership skills `

Educational Qualification

  • BOSIET/HUET Certification

Experience Required:

  • 2-5 years

Skills/Qualifications Required:

  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good housekeeping standards
  • Strong safety leadership skills

Physical Demands:

  • Sitting for extended periods is common. Hearing, vision and speaking within normal ranges is essential for normal conversations and to receive ordinary information.
  • Heavy lifting is expected.

Work Environment:

  • The job is performed outdoors


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