Company: WorleyParsons
Skills: Production Operator
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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WorleyParsons are recruiting a Production Technician for our TOTAL Project. This is to work on the GP3 FPSO on a permanent, 3/3 basis.

Key objective:

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

Primary duties:

  • Monitor and control the flow of hydrocarbons from the reservoir to point of export
  • Monitor and record plant conditions, bringing deviations or malfunctions to the attention of the Production Supervisor
  • Prepare process plant and equipment for maintenance by applying specified isolations/venting etc
  • Prior to start-up of any plant or equipment, inspect and confirm suitability to return to normal service
  • Maintain own work area in a safe, clean and tidy condition
  • Carry out process system sampling as required
  • Carry out regular inspections of the installation
  • Minimising downtime and contributing to the achievement of production targets
  • Prepare production reports
  • Perform first line maintenance, identifying and reporting faults
  • Carry out mechanical isolations, gas tests and work-site inspections
  • Carry out emergency duties as required by the OIM / Site Manager

Required qualifications / certification:

  • Technical apprenticeship (or similar Process Operators training scheme)

OR : Technical qualification as Process Plant Operator, ideally at HNC level with NVQ/SVQ Level 3

OR : - in lieu of formal technical qualifications, candidates may offer extensive experience and proven track record of consistently good performance as a Production Technician on an oil and gas processing facility

  • BOSIET
  • MIST
  • OGUK Medical

Ideally, candidates will also have the following experience:

  • Comprehensive offshore process operations experience
  • Good knowledge of hydrocarbon production systems and associated hazards
  • Oil and gas processing knowledge and skills
  • Experience of operating and maintaining oil and gas production, water injection and protection systems
  • Good knowledge of process instrumentation
  • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems
  • Knowledge of fire and gas detection and ESD systems
  • Fully familiar with the permit to work system