Operations Technician

Aberdeen, UK
23 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Raeburn Recruitment are assisting our client, an Oil & Gas operator, with a requirement for an Operations Technician. This is a contract position, initially for 3-6 months on a 3/3 rotation.

The Operations technician is an essential member of the offshore Production / Operations Team and is accountable for the safe operation of plant equipment and systems to ensure delivery of the business objectives, timely resolution of operational issues and enhancing the competency within their teams.

Principal Accountabilities:

Accountable for the operation, control and monitoring of process plant and utility systems in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with Companys Safety Management system
Demonstrate high standards of commitment to Health, Safety and the Environment
Contribute to continuous improvement in the safety and environmental performance of the site through active involvement in risk assessments, audits, and tool box talks

Key Duties:

Safely and efficiently operate process equipment and utility systems within design parameters and in accordance with operating procedures and as directed by the Control Room Operator
Carry out watch keeping duties to ensure integrity and stability of operation is maintained
Devising and implementing safe isolation of processing equipment and systems for maintenance activities
Safe and efficient reinstatement of process equipment and systems following shutdown or maintenance activities in full compliance with Company policies and procedures
Responsible for first line operations fault finding and rectification in order to ensure safe and efficient operational delivery
Ensure comprehensive records and logs are maintained and effective handovers are carried out at shift and crew change
Identify and propose ideas and solutions that will safely increase efficiency in production, cost or time without loss of integrity
Participate in competence scheme including any multi skilled role in accordance with the relevant competence framework
Adopt a flexible working attitude to provide support across all departments to ensure team success
Deliver daily, weekly, and monthly production activities on the site, ensuring the facility achieves the required integrity and efficiency standards to reach targeted hydrocarbon production targets
Ensure site operations are consistently delivered within relevant regulatory consent limits
Ensure all members of the production team achieve outstanding performance in meeting Companys targets of HSE and efficiency
Demonstrate excellent safety behaviours at all times and ensure Companys safety aspirations are communicated and maintained
Contribute to managing and delivering emergency response actions in the event of accidents or incidents under the direction of OIM or other relevant persons
Ensure safe shutdown, isolation and blowdown of relevant plant during emergency situations
Encourage defect elimination and continuous improvement principles to maximize production efficiencies and avoid unplanned shutdowns and production losses

Education /Qualifications Required:

Recognised Apprenticeship or equivalent
Level 3 NVQ - Processing Operations - Hydrocarbons or equivalent
Level 3 NVQ - Maintaining Plant & Systems or working towards
ISSOW Level 2
Advanced Gas Tester Level 1
Production Isolation Authority

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.

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