AOS Orwell Job for a Hoerbiger Valves Workshop Technician

AOS Orwell, an integrated indigenous oilfield services company in Nigeria and Ghana offering well construction and engineering services to the oil and gas sector, has the vacancy below for a suitably qualified person to join its Process Management Division:

Job Title: Hoerbiger Valves Workshop Technician
Location: Port Harcourt/Nigeria
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;
  • 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.
  • 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);


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

Skills required:

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

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply 

Application Deadline  6th May, 2016.

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