Company: Shell
Skills: Operations Management, Technical Manager
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Cairo, Egypt

Where you fit In

Rashpetco/Burullus is a Joint Venture company operating Egypt's largest gas fields. The JV is the operator of two fields which supplies gas to the National Grid for internal use and to the ELNG Plant adjacent to the field for export. Shell is a major partner in both Rashpetco/Burullus & ELNG.

What's the role?

The Operations Support AGM is a rotational position based at Idku Gas Terminal, providing a focused operational support function across all Rashpetco operated facilities within the Idku Site and Offshore.

The Operations Engineer shall deliver the following:
  • Site Process Focal Point for the Ensure Safe Production (ESP)
  • Leading the Proactive Technical Monitoring and Alarm Management Processes
  • Focal Point for the MOC process; responsible for assessing all modification proposal and coordinating with the Engineering Team
  • Responsible for the Overrides Management (long term, short term)
  • Frontline production operations team member, responsible for the day-to-day operations and safe execution of all activities on the onshore facility and the subsea network.
  • Control of Work and managing the PTW system. Fulfill the role of Permit Coordinator as required.
  • Assist in the design of Process and Mechanical Isolations as required.
  • Close monitoring of the operating parameters of the plant process equipment and identify the excursions outside the operating envelope.
  • Close monitoring and analysis for the process parameters in gas and liquid trains, to overcome process upsets
  • Develop and / or update site operating procedures for the process units
  • Production surveillance and analysis for wellbore parameters inferring any well integrity, flow assurance or blockage issue
  • Close monitoring for the subsea production system to overcome flow assurance problems (hydrate, wax, etc...)
  • Coordination between different discipline maintenance teams for executing preventative maintenance work orders
  • Partial shutdown preparedness for trains and units through isolation, de-isolation plans, purging, venting, etc...
  • Support SIMOPS planning
  • Participate in Operational risk assessments and Job hazard analysis
  • Participate in the monthly Alarm rationalization sessions
  • Participate in the RCA investigations for the units and trains outages and the plant unplanned shutdown
  • HAZOP action close out support

What we need from You

Professional Qualifications:
  • Degree level Engineer or equivalent technical certifications and experience.

Knowledge & Skills:
  • Knowledge in the operation of oil and gas production and processing facilities.
  • Leadership & influencing skills.
  • Sufficient knowledge of wider technical issues to be able to solve technical operational challenges.
  • knowledge of key HSSE processes (Risk Assessment, HAZOP, PTW, CoW)
  • Culturally aware and able to communicate with and influence people at all levels
  • Fluent written and spoken English is essential

Attributes & Behaviours:
  • Self-motivating
  • A high level of resilience
  • Good communicator able to effectively interface with individuals & groups at all levels of the organization
  • A team player
  • Flexible leadership
  • Culturally aware and sensitive
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to draw on expertise from both internal and external resources.
  • Excellent networking skills.

Additional Information

Work pattern 14/14 rotation

Company Description

Shell Egypt offers a portfolio of capacity building programs for Egyptian community targeting youth at high school, university and fresh graduates levels up to middle management level. The Programs include different offerings in STEM Education Like NXplorers Program, Shell Eco Marathon, Imagine the Future, in addition to its flagship entrepreneurship program Intilaaqah.

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