Company: Sofomation
Skills: Chemist
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Saudi Arabia

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.

Located in region: East & SE Asia


Location: GCC


Education & Experience:

Minimum Qualifications for this position is Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with at least 10 years working experience in Steam Cracker plant. MTBE and But-1 unit and Pygas Hydrotreating unit with minimum 5 years in supervisory role.

Laboratory Commissioning and Start-up experience in Oil and Gas or Petrochemical, plant preferred

Well versed with official licensor and international standard methodology ASTM, UOP, IP, IFP, SMS, ISO, APHA etc



Skilled and very capable to handle operation and troubleshooting of Gas chromatographs, Spectroscopy, Elemental analyzers, Petroleum analyzers

Knowledge in the use of LIMS (particularly Labware) and SAP applications for data management and equipment breakdown history

Demonstrate Customer service, Quality management and Time management skill

Supervisory skill

Technical writing and presentation skill


Job Purpose:

lead the lab activities in support of the commissioning and operation of the Steam Cracker plant, MTSE and But-1 unit and Pygas Hydrotreating unit under Superintendent Laboratory - Polymer, through (1) leading team for Lab testing activity and product quality certification, (2), Ensuring lab facility equipment, test method. manpower and test consumables are ready to support plant commissioning and plant performance test run (3) Follow the established sampling schedule and guidelines for optimal utilization of lab. Equipment (4) Execute technical training of lab junior staff, and (5) Guide the lab to follow a credible Quality system.

Team Leader - Steam Cracker will act in accordance with values, strategies, policies, guidelines, technology platform, plans, manuals, processes, procedures, standards, codes, protocols, prudent practices, legal requirements, HSE standards.

Sofomation is an international recruitment agency with profound specialization in Oil & Gas, EPC, IT, Rail, Logistics, Healthcare and Energy Sectors. We have an international dominance and cater to the various Fortune 500 companies across locations in APAC/MENA and UK/US since 1999, having our Global Reach by being strategically located in United States, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Malaysia, Singapore & India.


We are able to assist organizations in gaining a competitive edge by delivering highly skilled resources through a global search effort across diverse nationalities, which aims at bringing the best talent, in the market place.


Our expert team takes the time to understand candidate’s careers to date and future aspirations. This allows us to offer expert advice and help take their career to the next level.


Our Team replicates subject market experts and headhunters having in-depth knowledge which helps us to excel not just in recruitments but also enables us to understand and translate your business needs into key deliverable responses. Our focus is always on innovative and value-added recruitment solutions to maximize client returns through our unique state-of-the-art recruitment model.


We have hosted recruitment drives globally that speak of our success and light the doorways of abounding number of satisfied employers and employees.