Conditional Base Maintenance Specialist

Pointe Noire, Congo; Republic of

Job Reference 1244813

Location Pointe Noire, Congo; Republic of

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Maintenance and Reliability

Job Type Contract

Date Added June 17, 2024

Location: Congo
Contract duration: 6 months with possible extension
Schedule: Rotation (91 days on duty X 12 days off duty) – 9 hours X 6 days per week
On behalf of our customers, we are currently recruiting for a Conditional Base Maintenance Specialist to be placed in Congo (rotation) and would be on a 6 months’ contract with the possibility of extension.
- Ensure safe maintenance execution of Mechanical Rotating Equipment and Machinery, compliant with HSE rules, legislative regulations and international std.
- Set and promote Leadership in Safety attitudes
- Coordinate, supervise department activities and provide Technical support to team members
- Instruct and lead technicians with regards to acceptable attitudes and behavior


Maintenance Execution
- Ensure that services are carried out in strict compliance with Company and Client current HSE rules
- Execute Maintenance Preventive and Correctives operations (routine and short-term)
- Coordinate Contract or personnel for the smooth execution of the services
- Report and/or advise Discipline Supervisor on Daily bases 

Maintenance planning
- Implement and request the logistical means necessary for smooth maintenance operations, ta king the various constraints into account when planning and carrying out operations
- Take part in different daily, weekly and site coordination meetings when required by supervisor
- Ensure the preparation of Maintenance reports for submission to the relevant discipline supervisor
- Ensure the movement of spare parts according to the requirements of Maintenance operations
- Supervise stock of relevant raw materials, PDR, consumables and tools
- Inform the discipline supervisor by appropriate reporting, on the progress of maintenance operations and, if necessary, of difficulties encountered
- Follow-up the maintenance activity through a Work Order system and approve the maintenance Work Order reports through the use of the most common CMMS (SAP-UNISUP-MAXIMO-DATASTREAM, etc.)

Technical Support/Methods
- Use the appropriateness of the operating and maintenance procedures used by his crews and, if necessary, suggests improvements
- Keep an up-to-date list of work that cannot be performed except during inspections of machines or shutdowns
- Maintain a permanent anticipation on the potential problems that could occur in the production plant, with close relationship with other sections, in order to prevent non-productive or non-efficient operations

Team Leading
Be responsible for  his teams on site, specifically:
- Participate to the identification of training needs of his teams
- Get involved in the Nationalization plan
- Get involved on appraisal and Competence assessment for his staff
- Be committed to Train/Coach/Mentor his local staff

- Demonstrate commitment to safety through language, behaviour and actions
- Ensure the correct behaviour of his teams in accordance with the general safety regulations of the subsidiary and, if needed, take the necessary corrective measures
- Ensure all necessary controls to mitigate risks and/or eliminate hazards
- Execute performance monitoring via regular observation of working practices, assessing compliance with safe systems of work and work instructions
- Acknowledge the involvement of its job role in the permit to work system and verifies the safety measures described in the permit to work for its job role involvement, including area preparation and restoration

The next step 
We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to this role, apply for it!

For more information on this opportunity, please contact Yeda Montes at

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