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  • Posted: Jun 21, 2022
    Deadline: Jul 5, 2022
  • Total Nigeria Plc is a Marketing and Services subsidiary of Total; a multinational energy company operating in more than 130 countries and committed to providing sustainable products and services for its customers. For over 50 years, Total Nigeria Plc has remained the leader in the downstream sector of the Nigerian oil and gas industry with an extensive dist...
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    Job Description
    Economic Studies:

    • Carry out economic studies for development projects, exploration wells and new business deals, project sanction dossiers 
    • Carry out economic studies for non-routine/transverse business activities 
    • Present and explain the results of economic studies to the Group’s decision authorities (i.e. TUCN management, CDEP, BR, COVAL, CORISK/COMEX) 
    • Prepare presentations and reports introducing conclusions and recommendations. 
    • Asset types : PSC / PSA 
    • Critical Contacts : Heads of Departments / Asset managers / Asset Finance / Corporate Budget.


    • Actively participate in delivering annual planning exercises: the E&P Long Term Plan, Budget, PRIME reserves calculation, Exploration & Appraisal budget, ASC932 Cash Flow reporting to the US stock exchange, etc 
    • Liaise with the Headquarter Economist and FE/ECO on all studies done for validation committees 
    • Develop improved interfaces with technical and financial entities to improve quality and deliverability of economic analysis. 
    • Represent TUCN with members of negotiating teams from other operating / government of Nigeria.


    • Take a lead in the development, audit and validation Microsoft Excel tools /models used for economic evaluations 
    • Develop and validate Microsoft Excel tools/models used at the head office or in the subsidiary for economic studies 
    • Elaborate (along with HQ FE/ECO/MET) economic methods and define their application mode 
    • Keep abreast of new approaches and proposed alternative approaches to Economic studies 
    • Proactively develop internal know-how, methods and methodology.

    Context and Environment:
    The Nigerian fiscal, contractual and business regime is complex. TUCN is a large affiliate with numerous assets, projects and economics models to understand and manage. 

    • Tight deadlines 
    • Occasional heavy workload and tight deadlines 
    • This challenging business environment necessitates a highly competent Economics team to help deliver profitable growth in line with DGEP targets.
    • The job holder is expected to question and challenge data and information, demonstrating perseverance and tenacity, in order to arrive at the most sound position/conclusion.
    • A high degree of independent working is required 
    • The Economist must have good technical knowledge in order to query client contacts, with the objective to secure relevant and appropriate information

    Candidate Profile
    We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate, with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

    • B.Sc or M.Sc (or equivalent) in a Technical, Finance or Economics discipline 
    • 0 - 3 years experience in Oil and Gas industry
    • Highly experienced in the use of Microsoft excel and economics modelling, high level of computer literacy - Microsoft Excel / Visual Basic 
    • Fluent in English
    • Team player, stable, thoughtful, responsible, good communication skills, with a clear potential to learn and with synthesis capabilities to exchange with senior management. 
    • Experience in technical upstream “metier”: preferable but not mandatory.

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    Piping Engineer

    Job Description

    • The Piping Engineer position is an integral part of the in-house engineering team providing supports to all TUCN existing assets to safeguard the assets technical integrity and sustain production.
    • This position supports the engineering aspects of major interventions and modification works in terms of piping, valves and vessels discipline.
    • Provision of discipline knowledge and experience to the ECP engineering team
    • Carry out preliminary, basic, and detailed piping engineering studies and produce associated deliverables, e.g., MTOs, valve datasheets, isometrics, piping plans, etc.
    • Review piping discipline engineering deliverables to ensure technical quality.
    • Review designs produced by COMPANY or contractors to ensure compliance with COMPANY piping general specifications and applicable project piping specifications.
    • Develop and contribute to equipment specifications for procurement purposes.
    • Review of subcontractor piping deliverables to ensure technical quality.
    • Read and interpret facility engineering drawings and make necessary modifications or recommendations.
    • Advise ECP, Field operations and other departments on piping related issues, including suggesting technical solutions to problems, identifying best practices, etc.
    • Liaise with suppliers and manufacturers of piping and other equipment and materials to ensure technical specifications are understood and met.
    • Prepare and cross-check relevant procedures, international standards, and COMPANY technical specifications for application into design activities
    • Ensure safe engineering practices with respect to piping and valves as the technical authority on piping & valves design.

    Context and Environment

    • Context: Production facilities modification engineering studies.
    • Work location: Based in Lagos or PHC with regular site visits offshore & Onshore. Major client is Field Operations.
    • Constraints: Inaccuracies and delays in design could lead to costly delays in procurement, construction and ultimately production, which would have serious negative impact on the performance of our Assets.
    • Favourable Factors: TUCN Deep Water & Joint Venture assets represent technically challenging projects. Numerous contacts with process and other discipline experts elsewhere in the Deep Water & JV District and in France. Relative autonomy to utilize own work methods and practices.

    Candidate Profile
    We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate, with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

    • University Degree in Piping or Mechanical Engineering
    • 0-3 years’ experience in Oil & Gas production facilities.
    • Team player, stable, thoughtful, responsible, with a clear potential to learn.
    • Good command of English Language and excellent Communication Skills.
    • Familiarity with international standards and regulations.
    • Teamwork, commitment to technical accuracy, ability to organize and execute works unassisted.
    • Use of MS-Office and AutoCAD with an experience in project specifications could be added advantage.

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    • Preparation of monthly cabotage reports with supporting documents for interface with NIMASA. 
    • Monitoring/analyzing of GL 445909 (NG01) and making corrections were necessary to maintain zero balance. 
    • Extracting NCD values from GL 445911 and booking them for payment to NCDMB, after appropriate approvals, according to contractual agreements, and in line with monthly closure processes. 
    • Extracting WHT and VAT values from their respective GL accounts and booking them for payment to various authorities, after appropriate approvals, according to their GL balances, and in line with monthly closure processes. 
    • Monitoring of NGN and USD balances in VAT, WHT, NCD and CABOTAGE, and recovering same with due payments, for relevant regulators, from those relating to the same vendor. 
    • Running accrual process for GIT monthly, to accrue the cumulative balances and booking its reversal date on the first of the next month. 
    • Assist, in collaboration with Tax and Budget Departments, in payments/reconciliations. 
    • Assist with the accounting and booking of all Cash Calls paid by Partners into Accounts/Books and analyzing the related impact on the Treasury Report 
    • Sending out emails to TOTALENERGIES PLC and TOTALENERGIES SA representatives to obtain their intercompany balance sheet and profit & loss accounts relating to the reporting period 
    • Reconciling of Total SA and Total PLC balance sheet/profit and loss position with that of TEPNG 
    • Preparation of Intercompany reconciliation report for Total SA & Total PLC and printing for signatures. 
    • Uploading of signed intercompany reconciliation report to SOX CM+ 
    • Preparing and posting of Debit notes for receiving of funds from sale of scraped material. 
    • Monitoring invoices in the workflow and following up with actors over items that are overdue. 
    • Following up with archivists for reprocessing of invoices received but not in IMP for processing. 
    • Participation in preparation, follow up, review and reporting of annual and periodic budgets 
    • Performs periodic reporting to the Group, partners and regulatory authorities in line with relevant contractual framework and timelines 
    • Ensures conformity of reporting with IFRS, Group standards, Accounting procedures and local statutory provisions (CAMA). 
    • Relationship management with the Group, affiliates, partners and government agencies.
    • Provision of tax advisory role and correct application of tax laws in all TUCN activities. 
    • Representation of TUCN in all tax related matters, coordination of all tax audits and response to queries thereof and tax administration.
    • Ensures compliance with PSC and JV contractual framework as well as relevant tax laws (PPT, CIT, PAYE, etc.).
    • Responsible for the maintenance of proper books of accounts: - Assets, Inventory, General Ledgers, Working Capital, etc. 
    • Periodic analysis, investigation and correction of various general ledger accounts  
    • Periodic performance of SOX controls in line with laid down procedures.
    • Any other duties assigned.

    Context and Environment:

    • Job is carried out in an environment that interfaces with many other departments/units within the company such as Cost Control, TotalEnergies SA, Tax, Buyers, Treasury, Payment, other TUCN companies, Methods, UNISUP, TotalEnergies PLC, Internal control, Closure team, staff members, vendors, etc.

    Candidate Profile
    We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate, with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

    • B.Sc. in Accounting or Social Sciences with professional qualification  
    • 0 to 3 years' experience in the oil industry
    • Ability to use specialized accounting software (SAP) and other Windows PC applications
    • Basic understanding of Upstream Oil and Gas Industry operations.
    • Fluent in english.
    • Good analytical skills.
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills, since job entails frequent interactions (internal and external)Additional Information.

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    Drilling and Wells Engineer

    Job Description

    • The main role of the job holder is to assist the Drilling and Completion onshore team in some tasks such as data aggregation, QAQC and consolidation, basic calculations while acquiring basic knowledge in Drilling and Completion

    Participate under the supervision of a D&W engineer to the following (not limited to):

    • Analyse of operation performances/NPT supported by collection of operation data.
    • DIP implementation and REX preparation.
    • Capture lessons learnt and track NPT & ILT
    • Drilling parameters follow up
    • Well construction design
    • Well maintenance / intervention program
    • Well AFE and cost follow-up

    Context and Environment:

    • Onshore Port Harcourt - Nigeria
    • High standard of HSE, technology and performances.
    • Complex operations in a high time-dependent cost environment.
    • High stakes in terms of DRILLEX and of production objectives.
    • Activity exposed to the risk of major incidents with extremely severe potential consequences

    Candidate Profile
    We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate, with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

    • Master's Degree in Engineering or equivalent
    • 0-3 years' experience in Oil Field Operations
    • Organizational skills to manage heavy workload in a rapidly changing environment.
    • Strong team working capability.
    • Commitment to developing his/her experience and skills in Drilling and Wells operations/design.
    • Compliant with HSE standard requirements
    • Good communication skill and Interpersonal skills.

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    Graduate Maintenance Engineer

    Job Description
    Within the framework of Operations, the main objectives are, in the field of Instrumentation maintenance, to: 

    • Assist Lead instrumentation engineer and Head of section (Head of Instrumentation, Metering & Systems Support) for the updating of the Maintenance Plans including dedicated procedures, spare parts coverage, tools selection and other technical aspects, in accordance with the Maintenance Policy. 
    • Provide assistance for mobilization and coordination of external resources (vendors, contractors, means and equipment) to support the offshore staff in view of ensuring equipment integrity 
    • Provide technical assistance at site, or in contractor workshops for maintenance interventions preparation (including major shutdown or overhaul works), maintenance works follow-up, works supervision, material receipt, or specific investigations, studies, equipment condition monitoring, etc.. Perform studies or technical-administrative tasks as required for routine operations or in view of maintenance or equipment optimization

    Context and Environment:

    • Supports the operational teams as requested in areas of own speciality, including drafting working procedures, maintenance programmes, and providing associated logistic support. As instructed, develops maintenance methods tools in own area of competence, analyses the works and practices, and suggests ways of optimization. 
    • Performs technical studies in his field of competence as instructed in view of improving performance or upgrading the facilities. 
    • Follows-up the technical problems raised, follows-up the technical and contractual files, as instructed, follows up the warranty claims and the implementation of the corrective actions. 
    • Follows-up the day to day activities of the offshore teams; remains available to provide them the assistance and support as needed. 
    • Pays regular visits to the offshore site and participates in the jobs as required; may be involved in operational works including major shutdowns. May be incorporated into maintenance working shifts as the case may be, as required during major operations. 
    • Provides assistance and logistic support as required for the provision of resources: vendors, additional manpower, services, tools, spare parts, consumables and other materials. Coordinates the transfer offshore of these resources. 
    • Coordinates as required the repairs to be subcontracted outside. 
    • Attends materials repairs or inspection in the Onne base or in Contractors facilities. 
    • Coordinates, according to the instructions received from hierarchy, her / his activities with the MTMC (Maintenance and Technical Methods Contractor) method and planning engineers based in Lagos. 
    • Follows-up into the CMMS (SAP/Unisup), the registration of the works, of the consumed materials, of the services, and so on. 
    • Follows-up the spare parts and consumables consumption, report anomalies and initiate suitable action in order to prevent shortage. 
    • Reviews the requests for materials, defines the technical specifications for purchase. 
    • Supervises receipt of materials on a technical point of view. Visit the Onne warehouse regularly. 
    • Controls the condition of materials in warehouses, take action for improvement as needed. 
    • Maintains and updates the technical documentation. 
    • Performs periodic and ad-hoc reports as required. Co-ordinate these actions with concerned staff, from both offshore and onshore sites

    Candidate Profile
    We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate, with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

    • B.Sc in Engineering field with knowledge in Control Valves, Transmitters (Pressure, Level, Temperature, Flow, & Vibrations), Various instrument technologies (Radar, ultrasonic, etc...) 
    • 0-3 years’ experience in Oil Field Operations or industrial plant as maintenance/electrical/ instrumentation engineer.
    • Good knowledge of industrial plant equipment.
    • Strong interpersonal skills and team management skills.
    • Team player, stable, thoughtful, responsible, good communication skill, good organization and time-management skills, intransigent in HSE with a clear potential to learn,
    • Technical reporting, good analytical skills, and computer software skill

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    Contract Engineer

    Job Description

    • The job holder manages the compliance to Company Policies and Rules and Local/Applicable International Laws and Regulations to ensure integrity of the contractual process from end to end
    • Verifies that Company’s Contractual Policies and Applicable Laws and Regulations are adhered to for the purposes of Ethical and Transparent transactions. 
    • Verifies that Procurement Contracts and Procedures comply with the Standards of the Company and the Agreements with Partners to guarantee that there is no negative blowback at the completion of the contractual process. 
    • Ensures the application and respect of the procedures in the tender process in order to assure fairness and integrity of the process. 
    • The Job holder liaises with Métier Partners and participates in the processes and communication of the Contracts entity by performing the following tasks: 
    • Works closely with the DUET counterpart to create the Contracts Dossier, develop a clear definition of contractual responsibilities and discuss the agenda including Validation of Contracts Strategy, Negotiation and Analysis of Commercial Bids, Participation in Recommendations to Award. 
    • Adapts Standard and Template Documents to local conditions. 
    • Provides Professional Advice and Guidance to all Contract Owners/Entities with respect to contractual matters. 
    • Liaises with Market Planning & Methods and Line Manager for timely reporting (not limited to validating and recording of saving, AGORA) and statistics matters. 
    • Keeps informed of Best Practices in Contracts Procedures in other Entities and Affiliates for improvement of Contracts practices in TUCN. 
    • Uses Frame Agreements FALTC (Frame Agreements Terms and Conditions) signed by Headquarters. 
    • The Job holder executes the following Contracts Activities: 
    • Prepares and maintains an up-to-date list of qualified Contractors/Suppliers/Potential Tenders/Contracts in order to perform Market Studies; analyzes and assesses all possible answers from the market. 
    • Participates in the validation of the Contracts Strategy through: Arranging and attending Contracts Committee Meetings, common recommendation with Duet; Pre-qualifying Bidders; Defining Target Prices; Defining criteria for Evaluation. 
    • Establishes CFT Commercial Documents: Prepares and sends out the dossiers of pre-consultation and Standard Invitations to Bid; Verifies the alignment with Ethics, H3SEQ Clauses, Company Rules, Procedures, Instructions and applicable legislation when issuing all technical contracts and when drafting Contractual and Commercial terms and conditions; Verifies the Terms & Conditions (Standard, General and Financial); Compose Contracts from Standard Contracts or without Standard Contract and create Outline Agreements 
    • Conducts the Terms & Conditions Bid Analysis and Negotiation for the best interest of TUCN. 
    • Conducts the Commercial Bid Analysis and negotiation thereby creating a clear definition of responsibilities and documents together with the Duet. 
    • Participates in Recommendations to Award through Contracts Committee with common recommendation with Duet. 
    • Participates in the signing of formal document after approval from Authorities and Partners and clarification of rights and obligations of both signing parties according to DOA. 
    • Ensures that own contracts are created and managed in UNISUP and AGORA; ensures effective use of Tools and Systems (E-Sourcing, NIPEX, REX+, AGORA) for optimum productivity. 
    • Prepares files for the settlement of lawsuits in conjunction with the Legal, Insurance and Financial departments. 
    • Monitors Contractor’s performance with Duet, promoting and attending Service Quality Meetings, Claims, Amendments and Contract renewal discussions with Contractor, and manages and maintains a Network with Stakeholders such as NAPIMS, NCDMB, Department of Petroleum Resources, etc. 

    Context and Environment:

    • Lack of planning from User Department leading to urgent treatment of Contractual process. 
    • Long and complex Tendering process (notably NAPIMS approval.) 
    • Increased Political Pressure on the Oil & Gas Industry (Local Content, Community Content, Cabotage law and large number of vendors requiring development in matters of HSE and Quality Assesment.)

    Candidate Profile

    • B.Sc in Engineering, Business Management, Sciences or Social Sciences discipline
    • 0 - 3 years’ experience preferably in Contract administration and or Purchasing and Supply
    • Knowledgeable in Contracts best practices
    • Demonstrable general knowledge and understanding of commercial, legal and insurance issues related to purchasing and contracts in general
    • Ability to use market intelligence information, cost models, target prices, etc.
    • Ability to prepare commercial bid evaluations and provide purchase recommendations
    • Good command of English language and excellent communication skills
    • Excellent analytical skills and Good interpersonal skills
    • Membership of relevant professional bodies in the Supply Chain will be an added advantage
    • Knowledge across all the disciplines of Supply Chain Management will be an added advantage.

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    Wellsite Geologist

    Job Description

    • The incumbent will support the Senior Wellsite Geologist by performing all assigned tasks in relation to (but not limited to): 
    • Planning and supervision of geological operations in the course of drilling 
    • Adherence to safety protocols, Company Rules (CR), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and trainings related to the role. Ensuring service company personnel being supervised are equally HSE compliant in training and service delivery. 
    • Reviewing quality, accuracy and unambiguity of geoscience data acquired at the Wellsite and associated reporting (Shows / Cuttings descriptions, well composite logs and Final Well reports, Post-Mortems, REX etc.). 
    • Ensuring timely dispatch of Wellsite reports (e.g., Daily Geological Reports) and geoscience data to Town. 
    • Anticipation, correlation and reporting of Well and geological events (Faults, reservoir tops, OVP zones etc.). 
    • Contribution to improvement of data acquisition Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and best practices. 
    • Supervision of Mud Logging crew to ensure Cutting’s descriptions and Shows identification/descriptions are consistent with best practices, that Sensors/equipment are functional, and that real-time data is reliable. 
    • Ensuring Well samples: Cuttings, fluid, Cores etc. are handled, packaged, stored, and shipped as per SOP. 
    • QA/QC of LWD real-time and memory data including witnessing and coordinating of pressure testing and sampling operations. 
    • Actively witnessing Electrical logging operations (surface testing of tools, rig-up and data acquisition etc.). Ensuring SOP and Company Rules compliance with while flagging and communicating program changes to the Senor Wellsite Geologist. 
    • Promoting proper communication between the Mud Loggers / M-LWD / Wireline crew and the Drilling crew. 
    • Onboarding and auditing service contractors and equipment to vet compliance with scheduled operations requirements. 
    • Geo-stop (coring points, phase TD) identification and clarification in collaboration with the Senior Wellsite Geologist. 
    • Performing quick-look data interpretation at the Rig site in collaboration with the Senior Wellsite Geologist. 
    • Supporting the Senior Wellsite Geologist and Operations Geologist in various tasks during periods of no drilling activity. 
    • Performing Contractor Rig-site service quality delivery reviews (e.g., HSE behavior, Timing, failures, and NPT etc.). 
    • Monitoring / recommending cost saving initiatives for implementation in operations without compromising safety or data quality. 

    Context and Environment:

    • The Geosciences & Reservoir (GSR) entity of TotalEnergies Upstream Companies in Nigeria (TUCN) is multi-disciplinary and geographically dispersed (Locations: Lagos, Port-Harcourt, Pau) hence the challenge of collaborating with the various teams and the need for efficient communication.

    Candidate Profile
    We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate , with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

    • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Geology, Operations Geology or Geosciences (or equivalent). 
    • 0 - 3 years relevant professional experience in Geology or Operations Geology
    • Team Player, Pro-active, Attentive to details, Client oriented whilst focused on results delivery, Good Communicator.
    • Fluent in English (additional languages are a plus), Open-Minded, Adaptable to multi-cultural environmen.


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    Process Engineer

    Job Description

    • Carry out and deliver process engineering studies to support daily production activities and short to longer term construction investment projects, with the aim of enhancing production efficiency and safety of the production process and associated plant and equipment, within the context of an optimized cost environment.
    • Provide engineering expertise and technical support to resolve any operations problems and to improve the production and prime production.
    • Share responsibility for the safety and efficiency of plant equipment and processes by responding to Safety Improvement Recommendations, implementing adequate equipment monitoring, recommending timely PM’s and developing and maintaining safe operating procedures.
    • Take action as required for safe and efficient handling of projects delegated by the Production management team. Such actions include investigation, consultation, completion of Management of Change requirements, developing operating procedures and implementation.
    • Originate ideas and support programs directed toward improving export quality, unit safety and the environmental performance of the unit.

    Context and Environment:

    • Provide process assistance to Site Operations
    • Carry-out process technical studies.
    • Conduct de-bottlenecking studies and recommend solutions to optimise existing installations
    • Recommend programmes of work for modifications and optimisation of the facilities and / or equipment and prepare the corresponding Scope of Requirement (study modification requests, scope of work, etc).
    • Control that Process files issued by engineering sections are in agreement with company rules and with international standards
    • Lead / Participate in technical reviews (HAZOP, PTR, Safety reviews) and consolidate opinions
    • Take the role of FO SMR Leader on Process / Operations related SMRs
    • Contribute to the evolution of tools and work methods
    • Prepare and update guidelines for the optimisation of production operations and verify their proper implementation on site
    • Contribute to guaranteeing the respect of deadlines and costs in the process studies and SMRs under one’s responsibility
    • Perform periodical process facilities’ assessment to identify gaps between on-site situation and As-built documentations
    • Ensure Process documentation updates (P&IDs, ESD logic diagrams, etc.) and their availability via PRODOM.
    • Provide relevant process documentations to other disciplines – Maintenance, Well Performance, Development Planning, etc.
    • Provide process sizing details for new equipment / instrument acquisition
    • Provide field operation - process to Projects
    • Perform process simulations using the available Process tools; PROII, process sizing tools, etc.
    • Interface closely with Tier 1 (Smart Room) other disciplines and entities (Maintenance, Well Performance, GSR, ECP etc) to access required input for studies.

    Candidate Profile
    We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate , with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

    • B.Eng in Chemical Engineering  or Petroleum Engineering (or equivalent)
    • 0 - 3 years experience in Oil Field Operations
    • Fluent in English
    • Team player, stable, thoughtful, responsible, good communication and good interpersonal skills, intransigent in HSE with a clear potential to learn,
    • Excellent analytical skills.

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.



    • Interview Location: LAGOS-EKO1 TWR (NGA)
    • All applications must be completed online
    • Applicants are advised to submit only one application per position to avoid disqualification.
    • TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited, and its approved recruitment consultants, will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application. Anyone demanding such is not an authorized TotalEnergies representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.
    • TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited will not take responsibility for any careers / job vacancies placed outside this advert or Total Energies careers website
    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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