Hoerbiger Valves Workshop Technician in Rivers, Nigeria

at AOS Orwell

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

Job Description


Job Description

  • Hoerbiger has the following vacancy for a suitably qualified and experienced Service Technician to join its team in Port Harcourt.
  • The Workshop Technician is required to support the Service activities of compressor and valve reconditioning, both on-site and in-house.
  • The candidate will demonstrate robust ethical behaviors and awareness of anti-corruption laws, practices and establish HOERBIGER as a market leader in Compressor, Engine and Wellhead Services in Nigeria.


  • Execute valve service or maintenance of Reciprocating Compressors; 
  • Complete daily service and/or workshop logs as required by supervisor;  
  • Perform preventive maintenance on workshop service machinery;  
  • Ensure proper handling and usage of instruments and hand tools (Vernier caliper, micrometer, torque wrenches, hydraulic jacks);  
  • Handling of Compressor/ Rotary machines, dismantling, inspection/ taking dimensions of parts, prepare parts list, preparing the spares/ unit for assembly, hydro wash, sandblasting, reconditioning of components, hydro test, assembling with spares, trial run, preparation for dispatch etc. through good engineering practices and quality procedures as per requirements;  
  • Working on-site, troubleshooting, maintenance, overhauling of compressors/ rotary machines, trial runs etc.


  • The ideal candidate must have a degree or HND in Mechanical Engineering or possess a sound industrial / technical knowledge gained from relevant experience  
  • Years of experience: 3 years - 5 years
  • Must be computer literate: MS Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point)  
  • Prior experience in Valve reconditioning and compressor service preferred  
  • Experience in Rotating Equipment, Compressors and Gas Engines preferred  
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills.

Skills required:

  • Strong integrity standards, Organizational skills, able to manage Diversity  
  • Customer Focus and result oriented  
  • Learning/Change Agility, Self-motivated  
  • Able to deliver under pressure and with conflicting conditions



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