Company: SLB
Skills: Refinery / Plant Operator
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Coevorden, Drenthe, Netherlands

Job title:
Bulk Plant Operator


Coevorden, The Netherlands, 20% travel can be expected throughout western Europe.

About SLB:
We are SLB, the leading provider of technology and services to the energy industry. Active in 120 countries globally, we design, develop, and deliver revolutionary technology and services in the energy sector that transforms how work is done. At SLB we create top-notch technology that unlocks access to energy for the benefit of all. That is our purpose. And as innovators, that's been our mission for 100 years. We are facing the world's greatest balancing act- how to simultaneously reduce emissions and meet the world's growing energy demands. We're working on that answer. Every day, a step closer.

Our collective future depends on decarbonizing the fossil fuel industry, while innovating a new energy landscape. It's what drives us. Ensuring progress for people and the planet, on the journey to net zero and beyond. For a balanced planet.
We define the boundaries of the industry by unleashing our talented people's energy. We're looking for innovators to join our diverse community of colleagues and develop new solutions and push the limits of what's possible. If you share our passion for discovery and want to find out what you could really do, then here is the place to do it.

This is an onshore position, based in Coevorden, 20% travel can be expected in western Europe and its duty during weekends. We welcome applications from recent graduates as well as experienced hands-on personnel. SLB is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.

You must live within commuting distance to Coevorden.

Job Description:
The Bulk Plant Operator is responsible for delivering safe, efficient, and reliable product and service delivery to customers. The Bulk Plant Operator identifies opportunities to improve service delivery, implements standard work and manages risk during service delivery. This person manages bulk plant facilities to facilitate delivery of prepared products and bulk materials to wellsites, maintaining excellent quality control in accordance with company policies and procedures.

You will work with, amongst others, cementing units, basic calculations, pneumatics, and valves.

Essential responsibilities and duties:
  • Ensure job deliverables are accurate and delivered on time.
  • Blend and mix bulk products for delivery to the wellsite, on time, according to the job program design.
  • Check and/or calculate quantities of material blends required prior to loading.
  • Coordinate movement of bulk products to and from locations with the Logistics Team.
  • Assist in conducting monthly inventory and daily paperwork completion for goods received and shipped.
  • Maintain bulk plant equipment by performing a daily check while ensuring the bulk plant is kept clean.
  • Participate in job risk analysis and continuous improvement programs.
  • Wear PPE and observe HSE policies.

Qualifications and competencies:
  • Minimum LTS, technical VMBO or MBO.
  • Diploma as a mechanic or other formal competency within the discipline.
  • Experience from industry, maritime or offshore related business will be advantage.
  • Specific experience with valves and pneumatics is preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of mathematics.
  • Basic computer skills as Microsoft office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Fluent English (written and verbal) is a must.
  • Dutch or German will be an advantage.
  • Truck driverlicense would be an advantage or the willingness to get a license.
  • Relevant courses and training will be provided, but candidates with other relevant certificates such as crane operation, forklift, etc. are encouraged to apply.

About you:
  • You enjoy working hands-on.
  • You learn quickly in a fast-paced environment.
  • You have excellent time-management, multi-tasking, and communication skills.
  • You enjoy both working together in a team and alone.
  • You are a positive contributor to the work environment.
  • You are HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) focused.

We can offer:
  • A challenging and exciting job with opportunities for personal and professional development within the SLB.
  • Being part of a professional and engaged team in a global organization where HSE and quality focus is in our backbone.
  • The role is part of a structured career development program in SLB, with opportunities for courses and career progressions.
  • Competitive Salary, Pension and Life Insurance


Apply as soon as possible, by following the link.
You can send your documentation to:

Radboud Huizinga, Talent Acquisition Specialist. E-mail: company website

To be considered for this position please ensure to upload CV, application and graduation papers with your application.

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