Production Operations Technician UK

Job Title: Production Operations Technician
Ref No: 2017-7849
Location: Aberdeen – Offshore
Project: Marathon
Duration: Core Crew

WorleyParsons are recruiting for a Production Technician on a Core Crew basis.

Purpose / Role:

To operate all subsea and topside process plant, utilities equipment and systems in a safe and efficient manner under the direction of the Production Supervisor.

Key Aims and Objectives:

To ensure production operations are delivered within safety guidelines and procedures. To act on the instruction of the Production SupervisorPrime responsibilities and dutiesMonitor and control the flow of hydrocarbons from the reservoir to point of exportMonitor and record plant conditions, bringing deviations or malfunctions to the attention of the Production SupervisorPrepare process plant and equipment for maintenance by applying specified isolations/venting etcPrior to start-up of any plant or equipment, inspect and confirm suitability to return to normal serviceMaintain own work area in a safe, clean and tidy conditionCarry out process system sampling as requiredCarry out regular inspections of the installationMinimising downtime and contributing to the achievement of production targetsPrepare production reportsPerform first line maintenance, identifying and reporting faultsCarry out mechanical isolations, gas tests and work-site inspectionsCarry out emergency duties as required by the OIM / Site ManagerAllied occasional dutiesMonitoring and adjusting chemical injection equipmentGeneral utilities duties/bunkering of diesel/water as instructed by Production Supervisor or Control Room OperatorTake part in Risk Assessment, trouble-shooting and fault-finding activities as requested by Production Supervisor

Key Internal Interfaces:

Production SupervisorControl Room OperatorOIMMaintenance TeamSnr Production TechnicianKey external interfacesClient Asset representativesThird party vendorsSubcontractors

Qualifications/Training Essential:

Technical apprenticeship (or similar process operators training scheme)OR : Technical qualification as process plant operator, ideally at HNC level with NVQ/SVQ Level 2 OR : – in lieu of formal technical qualifications, candidate may offer extensive experience and proven track record of consistently good performance as a production technician on an oil and gas processing facility

Qualifications/Training Desirable:

Appropriate NVQ/SVQ level 3 certification (E,I,M, or HC processing)


Experience Essential:

Comprehensive offshore process operations experienceGood knowledge of hydrocarbon production systems and associated hazardsOil and gas processing knowledge and skillsExperience of operating and maintaining oil and gas production, water injection and protection systemsGood knowledge of process instrumentationKnowledge of mechanical and electrical systemsKnowledge of fire and gas detection and ESD systemsFully familiar with the permit to work system

Experience Desirable:

Experience of operation of subsea tie-back wellsGood knowledge of maintenance tools and techniquesPersonal qualities, aptitudes and skillsMotivated and eager to contribute to continuous improvement both at a personal level and at a platform team levelAdhere to SHE principles, demonstrating commitment to safety through language, willingness to learn, behaviour and actions, complying with WorleyParsons safety practices and committed to zero tolerance of unsafe actsGood verbal, written and problem-solving skillsGood IT skills, building on existing proficiency and developing competence in the Company’s and/or Client’s CMMSThorough and reliable worker showing attention to detail and a focus on achieving objectives in the most safe and efficient mannerDeal with third parties in a professional mannerMust be able to work flexibly as part of a team on own initiative, with little supervisionMust work at all times in the best interest of WorleyParsons and comply with the requirements of the company’s and/or the Client’s Safety Management System (SMS)

Competencies – Generic

Good knowledge of isolation techniques and their applicationNumerate with the ability to interpret technical drawings and documentsCompile and maintain records of personal competenceParticipate in fault-finding and troubleshooting activitiesParticipate in Risk AssessmentUnderstand and comply with proceduresUnderstand and comply with the company’s safety and environmental requirements

Competencies – Technical

Ensure the safe and efficient operation of all process and related plantApply and prove isolations called for in his designated work area

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