Abundant energy resources are available in East and South East Asia. Major energy producing countries in the region include China, Malaysia and former OPEC member Indonesia, while Myanmar may potentially join the producing group following the end of military rule and the opening of the nation's petroleum sector to more foreign investments. Brunei, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam have an estimated 31.4 billion barrels of proven oil reserves and 309.5 trillion cubic feet of proven natural gas reserves as of 2013.
Plant Operators are assigned to a particular unit for which they are responsible to operate, monitor, and control the equipment under their charge. Operators working in a control room are commonly called Board Operators. General tasks include operating and controlling chemical processes, machines, and panel boards.