• Nigeria
  • City

  • Port Harcourt
  • Industry

  • Oil & Gas
  • Job Type

  • Office , Onsite
  • Posting date

  • February 1, 2024


Helen Nnebuife Ukandu

  • Contract
  • Nigeria
  • Competitive NGN / Hour

Website WTS Energy

Senior Instrumentation Advisor

February 1, 2024

Job Description


Job Roles/Responsibilities:

  1. Strategic Instrumentation Guidance:
    • Provide strategic advice and guidance on instrumentation systems, technologies, and best practices to enhance project performance and efficiency.
  2. Instrumentation Design Oversight:
    • Oversee the design and specification of instrumentation systems for maintenance, installation, and construction projects, ensuring alignment with project goals and industry standards.
  3. Technical Leadership:
    • Serve as a technical leader in instrumentation, offering expertise in the selection, installation, and calibration of instrumentation devices and systems.
  4. Project Planning and Coordination:
    • Collaborate with project managers and engineering teams to integrate instrumentation requirements into project plans, ensuring seamless execution from design to construction.
  5. Quality Assurance:
    • Establish and enforce quality assurance measures for instrumentation systems, conducting thorough inspections and tests to guarantee reliability and compliance with standards.
  6. Risk Assessment and Mitigation:
    • Conduct risk assessments related to instrumentation, identifying potential issues and developing strategies to mitigate risks and ensure project success.
  7. Vendor and Supplier Collaboration:
    • Collaborate with vendors and suppliers to evaluate and select instrumentation components, ensuring the delivery of high-quality materials that meet project specifications.
  8. Training and Development:
    • Provide training and mentorship to project personnel on instrumentation-related processes, ensuring a high level of competency within the project team.
  9. Regulatory Compliance:
    • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations, codes, and industry standards for instrumentation in maintenance, installation, and construction projects.
  10. Continuous Improvement:
    • Identify opportunities for process improvement in instrumentation design, installation, and maintenance, implementing best practices to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
  11. Documentation and Reporting:
    • Maintain comprehensive records of instrumentation activities, generate regular reports for project leadership, and communicate instrumentation status to relevant stakeholders.
  12. Troubleshooting and Issue Resolution:
    • Provide expertise in troubleshooting instrumentation issues, leading efforts to identify and resolve problems during maintenance and construction activities.


  1. Education:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, or a related field. Advanced degree is preferred.
  2. Professional Certification:
    • Professional Engineer (PE) license or equivalent certification in instrumentation is highly desirable.
  3. Experience:
    • Minimum of 10 years of progressive experience in instrumentation, with a significant focus on maintenance, installation, and construction projects.
  4. Industry Knowledge:
    • In-depth knowledge of instrumentation systems, technologies, and industry trends, with a proven track record of successful project involvement.
  5. Leadership Skills:
    • Strong leadership qualities, demonstrated ability to lead and inspire cross-functional teams in instrumentation-related activities.
  6. Project Management:
    • Proficient in project management principles, with the ability to coordinate instrumentation activities within the broader context of maintenance, installation, and construction projects.
  7. Communication Skills:
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to convey complex technical information to various stakeholders.
  8. Problem-Solving Abilities:
    • Demonstrated capability to identify and resolve complex instrumentation issues efficiently.
  9. Adaptability:
    • Ability to adapt to changing project requirements and priorities in a dynamic construction and maintenance environment.

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