PLC & ICSS Supervisor at SPIE Oil & Gas Services


SPIE Oil & Gas Services (part of the SPIE Group) provides a complete range of services to some of the world’s largest oil and gas companies through its network of offices in 25 countries across Africa, the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific.

Our turnover has more than doubled in the last few years thanks to the dedication of our 4,000 employees to whom we give training, recognition, and genuine opportunities for career development. In order to support this growth, SPIE Oil & Gas Services is always seeking talented individuals to join its teams.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: PLC & ICSS supervisor

Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Employment Type: Fixed – Term – Contract

Job Description
Software Maintenance:

  • Provide availability for installations, Analyse and diagnose possible communication problems

Execute the control modifications and / or corrective actions for :

  • Alarm labels, wrong animations etc
  • Logic change on special working points
  • Data maintenance and updating available for P.I
  • Scale and threshold check, possible corrective actions
  • Transfer these modifications on offshore sites and update them
  • Analyse and diagnose possible automation working problems
  • Execute program modifications required by TEPNG
  • Realize controller and automaton programs backups
  • Keep up to date DCS documents and diagram

Material Maintenance:

  • Diagnose malfunctions and execute the material maintenance
  • Execute preventive maintenance works
  • PC disk and memory free space check
  • Package and system fault logs check
  • PC mouse and keyboard check
  • Ventilation filters and PC / Server de-dusting
  • PLCs batteries follow-up, possible changes


  • Take instruction from the maintenance superintendent of TEPNG
  • Use the CMMS (SAP) software as his main organisation tool
  • Manage system follow up
  • Update the Assistance sheets requests
  • Print activity report
  • Involvement in construction works in accordance with maintenance superintendent
  • Provide an assistance to the operators
  • give precise details about pump start-up or valve port conditions
  • help for diagnosis
  • Explain DCS functionalities (test report printing, threshold modification, alarm inhibit, etc.)
  • Collect operators « feedback » for possible system improvements
  • Assist mainly instrument supervisor in their different maintenance tasks connected with the DCS (scale check, measures etc.)

Material Used on Site:

  • SIEMENS Simatic S5
  • Triconex
  • Les serveurs : CISCO 4000
  • Bently Nevada


  • Able to express himself in English recommended French
  • Reliability, with a significant experience to operate oil or gas field
  • Ability to work under pressure and stressing conditions
  • Position holder is located on COBO with 24-hrs duty on a 4 x 4 weeks rotation schedule
  • Needs to maintain good communication with other TEPNG departments, prod & method
  • Ensures safe, efficient and cost effective operations through proactive management Mtce Contractor
  • Achievement of required maintenance programs

Candidate Criteria
Minimum level of experience required:

  • 6 years or more

Required Authorisations:

  • HUET
  • Electrical habilitation H0 L1v LR


  • English (D-Full professional proficiency)

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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


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