Company: Worley
Skills: Production Operator, Machinist
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Barrow-In-Furness, United Kingdom
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Job Title: Production Technician

Ref No: 14688

Project: Spirit Energy Onshore


Duration: Permanent

Start Date: ASAP

Worley is currently recruiting for a Production Technician for Spirit Energy Onshore.

We are looking for a highly motivated candidate to join our onshore site based team at Barrow-in-Furness.


Key aims and objectives:

  • To operate all subsea and topside process plant, utilities equipment and systems in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with the safe system of work under the direction of the shift engineer
  • To ensure production operations are delivered safely in accordance with the EIS procedures


Role Requirements:

  • Monitoring plant and equipment status to ensure safe operation
  • Controlling / adjusting the system to maximise production
  • Maintaining communications (informative and directive) with key people on the asset
  • Keeping records and logs of process parameters and other activities e.g confined space entry
  • Maintaining an overview of the permit to work system and all activities in progress
  • Performing shift and trip handover according to the required standard and procedures
  • Identifying faults and reporting deficiencies / initiating remedial action in SAP CMMS
  • Carry out mechanical isolations (purging/flushing), atmosphere testing and work site inspections
  • Participation in task work risk assessment and permit to work administration


All candidates should hold the following Qualifications & certification:

  • Technical apprenticeship (or similar process operators training scheme)
  • Technical qualification as process plant operator, ideally at HNC level with NVQ/SVQ Level 2
  • 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


Ideally, candidates will also have the following experience:

  • Comprehensive process operations experience
  • Good knowledge of hydrocarbon production systems and associated hazards
  • Experience of operating gas processing equipment including well heads, Separation and gas compression
  • Good knowledge of process instrumentation and knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Knowledge of fire and gas detection and ESD systems
  • Fully familiar with the permit to work system and isolation of plant and equipment