Company: Ably Resources
Skills: Control Room Operations, Production Operator
Other Skills: subsea, Siemens Quadlog or PCS7
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Salary: attractive
Location: Sabah, Malaysia

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: Malaysia

Our client is an international oil and gas organization. For their production operation offshore Sabah we are seeking a Subsea Operator.


Scope for the selected candidate

To operate hydrocarbon production systems and associated utilities in a safe and controlled manner with minimal environmental impact and in compliance with legislation and the requirement of the platform management systems.

Communicate with production operators, technicians and Well supervisor to optimize day to day oil and gas production activities.

Demonstrate a high standard of awareness and safe work practices.

Analyze production data and process performance to ensure timely identification of deviating trends and potential problems.

Respond to plant upsets and emergencies.

Participate in the onshore/offshore commissioning of the platform systems and equipment as part of an integrated team with the Contractor.

Provide input into the development of all operational procedures, with safety always being the prime importance.

Operation and Monitoring of the Integrated Control and Safety System for the platform topsides production, utility systems and adjusting as necessary.

Perform allocated task effectively and report all faults of process plant and utility systems and equipment to ensure maximum production and plant availability.

Monitor, test and operate subsea equipment and reservoir data.

Monitor and operate the multiphase metering skid in accordance with the work procedures including meter prove and skid flushing operations.

Maintain a comprehensive log of all production activities.

Carry out performance and compliance testing of wells and diagnosis and optimization on production systems.

Initiate and coordinate response instructions during plant upsets and emergency situations.

Act as Issuing Authority for the Permit to Work system.

Monitor the global tensioning on the platform risers and anchors. Operate the ballast system to correct any deviations.

To fulfill a specified Emergency Response role.



Technical apprenticeship or equivalent training scheme and educated to diploma level in hydrocarbon production operations.

Experienced production control room operator with in either the offshore hydrocarbon industry or onshore petrochemical plant.

Previous Operational experience using Siemens Quadlog or PCS7 advantageous.

Offshore Survival/Firefighting.

UKOOA Medical (or equivalent).

Safety Induction/Awareness course.

Permit to Work course.

Offshore Fire Team Member.

Basic Emergency First Aid.

Restricted Radio Operator Certificate.

IATA Dangerous Goods Certificate.

Production Process Technology Certificate Level 3 or 4.

Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas.

Well Operations.

Vendor Courses as Identified.


This will be a 1 year contract.

Ably Resources is an innovative, results focused recruitment consultancy building its reputation by consistently delivering the right people to the right job! We deliver cost effective permanent, contracting and temporary staffing services.


Our dedicated team believes in the importance of networks and industry knowledge. We work in partnership with a large range of clients from small, independent companies through to global blue chip organisations.


Our aim is to build and maintain long-term working relationships with our clients. Employers can trust us to offer tailor-made and cost-effective solutions to their recruitment problems, and jobseekers can trust us to deliver a discreet and dedicated service that will help them make the very best of their specialist skill-set.