Posted 2 years ago

Our client, an oil and gas company operating offshore Nigeria is looking to hire an Offshore Laboratory Technician

Job Location: Warri, Delta State

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct laboratory analysis to determine the density of crude oil using a hydrometer and densitometer.
  • Determine the Reid vapor pressure of crude oil using gauge bombs
  • Determine the pour and the cloud point of crude oil using automated and manual methods
  • Determine the sulfur and salt contents of crude oil using automated machines
  • Determine the BS&W in crude oil using dean and stark and centrifuge machine
  • Determine crude oil quality
  • Conduct the analysis of ion concentration of effluent water using a spectrophotometer
  • Determine the oil, grease, and total petroleum hydrocarbon content of effluent water
  • Conduct salinity test, total dissolved solids, dissolved oxygen, conductivity, and pH of produced water before discharge
  • Conduct crude oil assay for barging-in and export operations

Qualification Requirements


BSc/HND or tertiary education qualification in any engineering field


Minimum of 3 years post NYSC work experience in a similar or related role within the oil & gas industry.

Key Attributes & Skills

  • Work experience in the oil & gas with necessary documents to work offshore such as BOSIET
  • Offshore work experience of a production platform / FSO/ FPSO is an added advantage
  • Relevant training in Gas Chromatography, Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy, etc are added advantage
  • This role requires practical hands-on experience in the field and a good understanding of relevant industry practices, codes, and standards.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills – The ability to prepare and deliver presentations is essential
  • Good knowledge of MS Office apps such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Result oriented and proactive
  • Must be a team player

How to Apply

send your CV to with the job title as the subject of the email.


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Job Category

Oil and Gas / Energy / Maritime

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