Operations & Maintenance Technician Trainee

Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Ltd., an ExxonMobil affiliate, has vacancies for Operations & Maintenance Technician Trainees.

Article Feb. 4, 2020

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Operations & Maintenance Technician Trainee

Scope of work

After suitable training, the person will carry out duties as an Operations & Maintenance Technician. 

Key responsibilities

  • Technicians perform operational, mechanical, instrument and electrical work at selected locations for facility and field operations.  Key responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
    • Check and maintain operation of facility, pipeline, and compression equipment (vessels, wells, tanks, pumps, pipelines, compressors, meters, etc.)
    • Repair and maintain field telecommunications
  • Key characteristics of the work environment
    • Many Production sites are in remote locations; Employees who have received adequate training will be expected to work independently in an offshore environment
    • Technicians are expected to work in inclement weather (hot, cold, rain, etc.)

To be considered for these trainee positions, applicants must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Graduated from high school and achieved academic excellence in all subjects including English, Mathematics, and Science (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, and / or Physics); Attendance or graduation from a technical institute is desirable
  • Demonstrate through interviews and technical aptitude testing the ability to learn, work ethic, and ability to work effectively as part of a team within a multi-national business environment
  • After the interview, those selected will need to:
    • Successfully complete a pre-employment medical exam
    • Satisfy the requirements of pre-employment background check


  • Applicants must be prepared to live independently at off-site locations for up to 18 months during the training period with occasional home visits provided. To remain in the training program, Trainees must meet academic requirements and work within the rules of the training facilities.
  • Shift work is required
    • Work on weekends and holidays
    • Offshore locations -- Employees are expected to work on a rotational basis

To apply

Follow any of the options below: 

Option 1: Application Forms and CVs should be submitted online following instructions available through this LINK.

Option 2: Email your CV and the complete Application Form to m.solomon@mauricesolomon.com

Option 3: Mail your CV and the complete Application Form to Maurice Solomon HR Consulting Inc. at 92 Oronoque St., Queenstown, Georgetown

  • If you select regular mail or email for this process, you must attach the Application Form available here. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

For questions, contact us by phone: 227-5568 / 226-2119

The closing date for applications is: February 26, 2020.

Only suitable candidates will be contacted.

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.