Metering Specialist

Huntly, UK
13 Jul 2019
24 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description - Metering Specialist (19001809)Job Description Metering Specialist Requisition ID: (19001809)Primary Location: United Kingdom-Scotland-AberdeenJob Function: Manufacturing & OperationsJob Posting Date: Jul 11, 2019, 3:56:01 AM Summary of Job/ Position Description - Overall Purpose

As a member of the maintenance team working in a onshore or offshore environment with specialist working knowledge of fiscal, allocation and environmental gas and liquid Metering Systems

Key result areas - Principal Duties and Responsibilities

• Work within client specific "Safe systems of Work" (eg Control of Work, Permit, Risk Assessment etc).
• Demonstrate an understanding of client Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), including Preventative & Corrective Maintenance Scheduling, Planning and Compliance.
• Carry out pre-site and on-site preparation of routine and complex tasks. (Define work scope and methodology; prepare equipment; consumables; materials and documentation. Obtain relevant permissions and deal with operational issues accordingly).
• Maintain Primary; Secondary & Quality Devices against procedures, standards and uncertainties and in accordance with client CMMS schedules and plans. Provide feedback on improvement opportunities.
• Verify measurement data and flow calculations between field instrumentation and flow calculation devices.
• Carry out re-instatement of equipment and post job operations, including performing calculations, highlighting potential mismeasurements, data validation, documentation upkeep and reporting. Completion of work orders/instructions/logbooks in a timely manner with detailed work history. Take part in close out meetings where appropriate. Understand when equipment is unsuitable for re-instatement or is reading incorrectly.
• Deal promptly and effectively with equipment faults, defects and error messages within your control, and report those that cannot be resolved. Carry out extensive fault finding on problematic equipment, with proposed solutions & improvement opportunities.
• Perform Daily Metering Checks, identify and report anomalies through the appropriate systems in a timely manner.
• Have the ability to start up measurement systems. Have the ability to identify and bring to a fully operational state a measurement system for ongoing operations and routine maintenance.
• Have the ability to shutdown measurement equipment to a safe controlled condition in accordance with operational procedures and manufacturers instructions.
• Carry out extensive commissioning and Site Acceptance Testing of new metering systems or upgrades, to including identification and closure of punchlist items & document management.
• Fully responsible for the safe transportation of field and test equipment to/from the work site and calibration laboratories. Including assurance that equipment is in-date, fit for purpose and available for use. Organise rental equipment where required.
• Lead personnel during measurement audits and identify key areas for improvement and compliance, including elimination of audit points.
• Management of 3rd party personnel and vendors at site, ensuring that work is carried out safely as per the agreed scope.
• Demonstrate a full understanding of client safety systems, expectations, delivery of work scope and provision of service.
• Provide clear, accurate and prompt information to platform personnel in relation to Metering Systems compliance & issues.
• Be able to communicate effective at all levels of the organization and understand the need for good working relationships. Treat colleagues in a manner which promotes and maintains goodwill.

• Carry out comprehensive measurement & HSE handovers and ensure that information given to you is accurate. Action findings from previous handovers.
• Contribute to the maintenance of a safety culture and identify issues that may impact safe systems of work. Take part in client safety briefings and report findings, outcomes and lessons learned.
• Ensure that areas within your responsibility are maintained to a professional standard, clean and hazard free. Perform regular house keeping at metering stations, coaching others where required.
• Required to carry out Expert Witness Observations or Witness Testimonies for SVQ Level 3 submissions.
• Have the ability to act as a mentor/coach for other metering and platform personnel.
• Ensure client commercially sensitive data and information is secured. Significant Knowledge & Understanding on:
• Operating Principles & Performance Characteristics of:
o Primary, Secondary and Quality Devices
o A wide range of flow computer models
• Fiscal, Allocation and ETS Metering Systems
• Process Engineering, Sampling, and Control Systems
• Principles and Practice of measurement, to include Errors, Accuracy & Uncertainty
• Compliance with OGA Guidelines; relevant Pipeline Commercial Agreements and Regulations
• How to access and interpret information from Certificates of Calibration and Standards
• Identification and application of Measurement Industry Best Practice, regardless of world area
• The sources and treatment of Errors and Mismeasurement within Metering Systems
• Device Handling Techniques
• Traceability of Test Equipment
• Managing & dealing with multiple Conflicting Priorities
• Worked on multiple assets with a proven track record, often recognised as having technical ability or expertise across a variety of measurement systems
• Own responsibilities under Emerson & Operator Personnel Policies
• Reporting lines and organisation structure within Emerson & Operator
• Emerson and site competencies to be able to carry out your daily job
• Microsoft Office Packages (in particular Excel)

Education and Experience
• It is essential that the job holder has a recognised, relevant trade qualification or HNC qualification or higher.
• The job holder should have completed either a gas or liquid SVQ Level 3 in Measurement Processes and it is desirable that the job holder is working towards the second SVQ Level 3 option in Measurement Processes.
• 5 to 10 years relevant experience within the energy sector. About EmersonAt Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values-integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation-inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.Whether you're an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you'll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

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