Company: WorleyParsons
Skills: Production Engineering, Production Operator
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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WorleyParsons are recruiting a Production Technician for our Repsol Contract on an ad-hoc basis


Job Title: Production Technician
Ref No: 2018 - 12917
Location: Montrose Platform, UKNS
Project: Repsol

Duration: 3 months +

Rotation: 3/3


Job Purpose:

To operate all subsea and topside process plant, utilities equipment and systems in a safe and efficient manner and ensure production operations are delivered within safety guidelines and procedures 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 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


Required qualifications:

  • Technical Apprenticeship or similar Process Operator training scheme
  • Technical Qualification as Process Plant Operator at HNC Level with NVQ/SVQ Level 3
  • Extensive experience and proven track record working as Production Technician on an oil and gas processing facility


We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.