Company: Shell
Skills: Production Operator
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Gladstone, Australia
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Job Description

Make a difference

If you're a Production Technician with experience in plant operations, then this role is a chance to develop your planning and organisational skills whilst working for an industry leader that is committed to prioritising your safety.

What's the role?

The Production Technician will ensure the onshore LNG production facility is safely operated within the design envelope and maintained in accordance with the required industry standards. You will execute field operations activities such as daily proactive monitoring rounds and the safe isolation and handover of process equipment for maintenance. These duties will see you communicate any abnormal conditions or potential equipment failure that could cause unsafe operation or harm to people, asset or environment.

Your knowledge of the permit to work system will see you controlling all work in your area of accountability to ensure effective work execution and prevention of any undue conflict or unsafe acts.
You will support the operation through designing, verifying, implementing process isolations and issuing, endorsing and assuring permits.

Importantly you will adhere to and promote safety and environmental procedures to ensure safety of self, personnel, process plant and environment in addition to responding to any process emergency situations in accordance with emergency procedures.

Some of the key responsibilities of this role are:

  • Operate the LNG facility equipment following operational procedures to deliver personal and process safety, minimize environmental impact and comply to industry regulatory standards.
  • Ensure production targets and quality specifications are met for all products
  • Ensure the safety of all personnel on site and be a part of the emergency response team for a major accident and hazard incidents
  • Troubleshoot process and technical problems; implement any changes that improve operational availability and reliability

Company Description

Your interest in working for Shell Australia is the first step towards a great career that focuses on securing an energy future for generations to come. Shell Australia can offer you a platform from which you can propel your career and work on projects as diverse as the game-changing Prelude FLNG, industry-leading QGC project in Queensland, or our range of upstream exploration and development opportunities. Shell has been in Australia since 1901. Today Shell Australia is focused largely in the upstream sector, especially in the exploration, development and production of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and oil.


What we need from you:

  • A desire to be challenged in an environment which focuses on delivering safely, through operational discipline.
  • Previous experience as a Production Technician in a similar operational environment such as a Hydrocarbon Gas Processing or LNG facility, Refinery or Chemical processing plant
  • Demonstrated experience with Permit to Work (PTW) systems.



Aboriginal candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

At Shell we believe that every individual has something valuable to offer. We understand that the more diverse the workforce, the wider the variety of ideas we bring to the table. Shell values diversity and offers: flexible work schedules, work and family programs, health and wellness programs, employee networks and mentoring, plus great training and development

The successful candidate should be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident.

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