Company: BP
Skills: Electrical Technician, Instrumentation Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Kwinana Beach, Western Australia, Australia
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Responsible for performing maintenance work associated with the production or refining of oil and gas.About Us

BP's Kwinana Refinery is one of the most modern in the southern hemisphere. It is Western Australia's only refinery and with a capacity of 146,000 barrels of crude oil per day, it is Australia's largest. On-going investment in refining technology has resulted in Kwinana being Australia's most flexible refinery, capable of producing cleaner fuels such as BP Ultimate. We have approximately 450 employees and 350 contractors working onsite, each playing an important role to ensure that Kwinana continues to safely supply fuels to the Australian market.

About the Role

We are now recruiting for an Electrical & instrumentation Technician to join our Engineering & Maintenance team at the Kwinana refinery on a 24 month term to support our upcoming Turnaround Event. Reporting to the E&I Supervisor, the primary purpose of this role is to carry out PCM maintenance in the refinery.

• Ensure that all PCM maintenance is conducted in accordance with relevant BP and statutory standards, including all site instrument calibrations
• Responsible for all trip checking on emergency shutdown systems and, importantly, ensure that documentation is accurately maintained
• Proactively identify errors in equipment, systems and procedures and take appropriate action in order to minimise mean time between failures and maximise plant availability
• Identify opportunities for equipment performance or reliability improvement by either equipment, work, method or technology changes
• Assist the EI Engineering Team in the development of Instrumental/Electrical I/E documentation for the refinery, including drawings, procedure and records
• Liaising with Planners and Schedulers as required so that any emergency or planned maintenance activities are properly scheduled to minimise disruption to the refinery

About You

In order to be considered for this role, applicants must; be qualified with Certificate IV in Engineering (Instrumentation) and hold a Current WA Electrical Licence; have experience working in a Major Hazard Facility, heavy mining or power network operators.

Experience working with Analysers and Hazardous Area Certification will be viewed favourably.

At all times your priority will be to ensure that your work is executed in-line with BP and regulatory policies and standards.