Senior Operator


Senior Operator



To be considered for this position, you will have relevant experience in a similar role, be willing to travel offshore and internationally as and when required to deliver on operational requirements, possess a can-do attitude, have a high attention to detail and demonstrate a firm commitment to delivering and maintaining a high level of client service.

Purpose of the Job

To safely carry out controlled and efficient execution of all operational activities. Maintain effective client and employee relations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Communicate in a positive manner with all staff and departmental managers.
  • Mentor/Coach Junior members of the crew.
  • Operate diesel driven N2 and Fluid pumps.
  • Operate air driven pumps and hose reels.
  • Operate auxiliary equipment associated with a multiple service lines.
  • Accurately spot equipment, bunded area and containers to minimise disruption to client's site. Ensuring that all safety requirements are met and understood.
  • Ability to follow programmes, procedures and technical drawing.
  • Have an understanding of company QHSE systems and programmes and ensure compliance.
  • Assist Supervisor/Assistant Supervisor with operational paperwork.
  • To carry out your duties and responsibilities in accordance with any and all Company Policies, protocols, procedures, risk assessments and systems (including emergency and incident routines) as well as specific site assignment instruction/requirements.
  • Travel to other company offices. Communicate in a positive manner with all staff and departmental managers.



Basic Secondary


College Diploma or higher

Required Experience


  • Operate diesel driven N2 and Fluid pumps.
  • Able to calibrate OPP panel.
  • Able to read P&ID's /Isometric Drawings.


  • Offshore experience in nitrogen operations.
  • Desire to increase technical skills.

Personal Skills

  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Enthusiasm and commitment.
  • Ability to build strong relationships across the business.
  • Confident and articulate.
  • Good diplomacy skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proactive with a high attention to detail.
  • Represent the company's best interests at all times.
  • Sound technical knowledge of Pipeline and Process Testing operations and the equipment used.
  • Ideally experience within the project environment.
  • Strong quality focus is a must and able to prioritise tasks with minimal supervision.

What we offer

  • Career Development
  • Flexible working
  • Company pension
  • Profit sharing
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Various staff wellness schemes
  • Employee referral scheme

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.