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Field Operations Lead
Negotiable
17 May 2018

Operations Lead is a safety critical role. Key deliverables for this position are to ensure QHSE and Production targets are achieved on a rigorous basis. Operations Lead will manage, direct, coordinate, motivate and develop the Field Operations Staff to achieve the stated production goals within the predetermined criteria's and QHSE standards.

Organization

  • The job holder is reporting to Plant Manager for his function and administration.
  • Shift supervisor, control room operators, Lab technician and field operators are reporting to the job holder.
  • The job holder has no direct communication role with Clients unless approved by the line manager.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that Operations team is competent to understand and rigorously implement the Operating Procedures and designed set points (operating envelopes).
  • Ensure that QHSE regulations are followed and applied for all Field Operations activities.

Implements the change management process, by initiating, assessing, and endorsing all changes to respective facilities.

  • Fully understand the safety critical elements (SCE), and ensure they are operated and available as per design specifications.
  • Capable to assess and maintain production capacity and forecasts achievable production outputs.
  • Fully Understand the contractual requirements, production targets and safely achieve them.
  • Ensure that updated technical documentaation is available to support Field Operations.
  • Interpret specifications, blueprints, job orders, and company policies and procedures for field operations team/workers.
  • Set up the regular daily, weekly, monthly reports are generated on time and submitted.
  • Ensure that all the submitted recommendations by the Laboratory, Maintenance and other departments are followed up and being highlighted accordingly.
  • Ensure that there is a continuous and adequate interaction with the clients and customers regarding start-ups, shut-downs and special conditions that might affect the plant performance and product specifications from the operation staff.

  • Able to understand the inherent priority of matters and timely escalate them to Plant Manager for a solution.
  • Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production goals.
  • Review, assess, and prioritize facilities maintenance works for shutdowns and actively prepared related permits, isolations, and timely release of equipment to maintenance.
  • To monitor and control at all times production volume supplies, conditions and specifications within the contractual and designated agreements.
  • Direct and coordinate the activities of Field Operations Team.
  • Confer with management or subordinates to resolve worker problems, complaints, or grievances.
  • Continuously monitor, assess, review, and set competency development plans for his team.
  • Be aware of the responsibility of Operations lead duties during emergencies as per Emergency Response Plan (ERP).
  • Confer with other supervisors to coordinate operations activities on a daily basis.
  • Understand the warehouse operational and transaction setups (Requisition generation, material withdrawal requests, lubricant and chemical ordering philosophy, etc.)
  • Actively work with other disciplines to maintain asset integrity and process safety of the facility.
  • Support Plant Manager to control operating costs, and timely delivers Operating Plans for discussion and approval by client through Plant Manager interface.
  • Interact with the Plant Manager activities for further career development.
  • Actively supports plant maintenance activities to maintain reliability, availability and maintainability (RAM) of the facilities.
  • Participate in the IMT activities and ensure the awareness of the departmental staff of the system.
  • Assists Plant Manager and Perform regular audits on all QHSE standards and procedures (LOTO, PTW, TBT, JHA, MOC, ERP) are implemented in the field Operation team and documented correctly in the control room.

  • Set up the Field Logistic Key Performance Indicators and maintain daily, weekly, monthly and annually checks and ensure that those are followed up by the department staff.

Key requirements of the Job

  • Technical Or Engineering degree in Chemical, Petroleum or equivalent.
  • Minimum 12 years of experience in oil and gas industry.
  • 3 years experience of Field Operations in sour and acid gas condensate processing facility in a supervisory position.
  • Have proven skills for working in teams, collaboration, and achieving excellence.
  • Experienced in Team management, and conflict resolution.
  • Good troubleshooting skills, problem solver and information analyzer.
  • Advanced knowledge of English both written and spoken.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good user of PC tools including Microsoft Office, computerised maintenance management system (CMMS)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Engineering Manager
Negotiable
15 May 2018


Our client, an emerging Operator within the Oil & Gas Industry, has a requirement for an experienced Engineering Manager with a focus on Downstream / LNG Projects.
The role will be initially based in Houston, TX however require frequent visits to Project Sites both domestically and internationally.

Job Overview

This role will be an integral part of the Snr Leadership Team and will be at the forefront of the development and execution of a Major Petro-Chemical facility.
The Engineering Manager is accountable for the management, review and approval of the final technical design and other documents provided by Contractors and will assist in administering and monitoring the FEED and/or EPC contractor during the detailed engineering and procurement phases, providing technical support to engineering and managing engineering support during construction, commissioning and start up.

Roles/Responsibilities

  • Works with Project Manager and E&C Engineering services team on all engineering related aspects to ensure on time and cost-effective project execution
  • Ensures quality of engineering and design services and deliverables of both direct and subcontracted work complying with contract and government requirements and support the overall project schedule
  • Manages the administration of engineering including interfaces with document control, review and approval matrices, document numbering, conformance to comments and all other administrative functions of managing the engineering effort.
  • Provides leadership in review and approval of project issues such as design assumptions, heat & material balance, equipment and material selection, operation & maintenance and compliance with design standards and environmental regulations
  • Attends and participates in all project key meetings organized by Project Manager and Engineering Services. Conduct technical coordination meetings with relevant parties.
  • Reviews drawings, schedules, specifications, and permits to ensure compliance with project requirements. Make proper decision for FEED and/or EPC Contractor not to stop and/or hold the project construction activities.
  • Works collaboratively with the Process Engineering Manager, the Senior Project Manager and ther members of project leadership to ensure timely deliverables and proper and efficient interface management between the three functions of Projects, Process and Engineering.
  • Works with the E&C Construction Manager to review engineering plans for plant constructability, operability and maintainability

Experience / Education

  • Recognized Engineering qualification (Degree preferred), with extensive project development skills
  • Minimum of 15 x years experience within the energy / oil & gas industry
  • Minimum of 7 x years within a Snr / Leadership role on a Major Project
  • Minimum of 3 x years experience on LNG Projects / Design
  • Strong knowledge of LNG liquefaction design and operation.
  • Demonstrated project management skills.
  • Strong knowledge of quality assurance and control practices.
  • Strong knowledge in HAZOP (Hazard and Operability) studies in oil & gas field.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Hot Tap & Stopple Engineer
Negotiable
04 May 2018

Our client, large multinational oil & gas organization is looking to add a Construction/Commissioning Hot Tap & Stopple Engineer for a 12 month renewable independent contract. This expat opportunity will be based in Georgia, with a 6/2 rotation. Flights, camp, visas etc. are provided.

This senior individual will serve as a focal point for the pipeline intervention work required for tying in and de-oiling. This includes overseeing all aspects of technical execution, coordinating with inspectors, commissioning managers and construction representatives to ensure proper quality of deliverables.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to HSSE including HSSE values and behaviours with a deep understanding of working in a brownfield live hydrocarbon environment.
  • Support the successful delivery of the pipeline de-oiling and tie-in scope overseeing site works.
  • Support oversight and site technical assurance of relevant consultants, contractors and vendors involved in the de-oiling and tie-in work scope including making hot taps, line stop installation and removal, pigging and cleaning of pipeline and line fill.
  • Assist the de-oiling and commissioning manager, senior pipeline engineer and project engineer in reviewing and advising on work packs, deviation requests and other technical submissions.
  • Providing pipeline project engineering expertise in support of: construction planning, management of risks of activities pipeline engineering.
  • Active participation in project learning cycle.
  • Support project internal and external reviews (e.g. PHSSER, start-up assurance reviews (SUAR), operational readiness reviews (ORR), etc.) as requested and ensuring assigned actions arising are closed out in a timely fashion


Candidate Requirements:

  • Qualified Mechanical Engineer (Degree)
  • Professional engineering registration or chartership strongly preferred
  • Minimum 15 years' experience in the O&G construction industry
  • Minimal 15 years in pipeline construction and commissioning supervision
  • Extensive knowledge of International Standards (such as B31.4) which form the basis for pipeline construction project specifications and production methods, quality assurance and welding technology used in Oil and Gas pipeline construction.
  • Profound knowledge of and commitment to field construction safety
  • Deep experience in pipeline construction within extreme environments (e.g. steep terrain, narrow ridges)
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in control of work and safety systems in HC and brownfield works
  • Experience in multi-cultural work environments, in particular Georgia and Azerbaijan
  • Senior pipeline and welding inspector credentials (CWI) or experience equivalent strongly preferred

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Lead Rotating Equipment Engineer
Negotiable
03 May 2018


Petroplan are seeking an experienced Lead Rotating Equipment Engineer to work for one of our clients, a mid-sized operator within the petro-chem industry. The role will be initially based in Houston but required to transfer to the Project Site in Louisiana (near Baton Rouge) in mid-2019.

Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Coordination of the technical rotating equipment disciplines activities during the different phases of the project.
  • Monitoring of the compliance with the specified deadlines, contractual stipulations and quality of work.
  • Review and approve detailed rotating equipment engineering drawings and operating, testing, and commissioning procedures for Rotating and related disciplines.
  • Ensure to follow all project procedures during the different project stages such as:
  • Weekly Reviews
  • Project schedule progress monitoring.
  • Document Management System.
  • Management of Changes.
  • Cost Control.
  • Punch listing, subsystems and systems acceptance.
  • Work Permit, Job Plan and Risk Analysis.
  • Interface with plant operations/maintenance.
  • Safety meetings, audits, BST
  • Assists in the organization of project-related, technical meetings with the engineering company and/or third parties.
  • Lead participation of the technical rotating equipment discipline in meetings with vendors, equipment inspection and testing.
  • Prepare rotating equipment project schedules, plan activities, and measure progress to ensure all rotating equipment works are completed in a timely manner consistent with the overall project milestones.
  • Review and approve all related rotating equipment engineering project specifications and technical standards
  • Review and participate in the selection process for all major rotating equipment and system
  • Supervise and coordinate rotating equipment teams in the implementation of the above tasks

Skills / Experience:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Associated experience with plant operations, commissioning and start up management
  • Experience in a project environment an advantage
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Positive relationships with individuals at all levels
  • Position demands strong self-motivation to evaluate and solve technical and engineering problems, both in isolation and in-groups

In order to carry out all duties and responsibilities effectively, the position requires strong knowledge of the processes underlying major construction projects. The ability to work through influence, motivate others, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills is critical to success.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Senior Instrument Engineer
Negotiable
24 April 2018

We are urgently looking for a Senior Instrument Engineer for an immediate start in Aberdeen. This will be a long term contract opportunity, office based with the occasional trip offshore.

Applications must have the following:

  • Valid BOSIET certificate/MIST/Offshore medical completed
  • Minimum of degree educated
  • Experience of working for Oil & Gas EPC contractors on design projects (Concept/FEED/Detailed Design)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Electrical Commissioning Lead
Negotiable
19 April 2018


Our client, a Major Operator within the Oil & Gas Industry, has the need for an experienced Electrical Commissioning Lead for a long term contract role based in Houston, TX.

Job Overview:

Will be responsible for ensuring the safe, timely and effective electrical commissioning for the project from design review up through and including final electrical functional testing This position will be responsible for directing the day to day activities for the commissioning supervisors and providing focused client oversight.

  • Provide guidance and technical review of project electrical testing procedures and associated ITR's
  • Direct day to day electrical commissioning work activities and provide supervisory oversight
  • Perform design reviews and interface with project engineering and vendor representatives. Initiate RFI's as required.
  • Overall responsibility for ensuring electrical commissioning team compliance with the project safety program
  • Develop, maintain and review electrical systemization
Experience / Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 10 years experience as a Electrical Commissioning Superintendent / Supervisor within the oil and gas industry
  • 10 years experience in testing power distribution systems and associated components
  • NFPA 70E Certificaiton
  • TWIC Certification
  • Proficient in the development and implementation of electrical testing procedures
  • Knowledgeable in protective relaying

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Mechanical Commissioning Lead
Negotiable
18 April 2018


Our client, a Major Operator within the Oil & Gas Industry, has the need for an experienced Mechanical Commissioning Lead for a long term contract role based in Houston, TX.

Job Overview:

Will be responsible for the Mechanical Commissioning, planning and execution of the related commissioning activities to safely and efficiently inspect, test and document the plant systems and components are "Ready For Operation".

  • Manage the daily activities of the Mechanical Commissioning Group
  • Develop the system / sub-system definitions and boundaries of the Mechanical and Piping systems
  • Manage validation of the Mechanical Engineering lists / data to enable accurate equipment tagging and loading of the Commissioning Management System (CMS) database
  • Assists with the development of the commissioning schedule and budget

Experience / Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 10 years experience as a Mechanical Commissioning Superintendent / Supervisor within the oil and gas industry
  • 10 years experience with the installation, commissioning and start up of rotating and static equipment
  • 10 years experience within the oil and gas industry with emphasis on drilling systems
  • 10 years experience within the oil and gas industry with emphasis on production systems
  • Able to read and understand P&ID's, PFD's, and SLD's
  • Able to use Navisworks to view and interrogate the Topsides 3D Model

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

SAP Implementation Specialist
Negotiable
01 March 2018

We are looking for a SAP Implementation Specialist / Project Manager for a large project based in Switzerland. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge IT asset management and maintenance systems:

Responsibilities:

  • Assess customers' needs, business services demand gathering, demand analysis
  • Create specifications, specification sheets and define tenders
  • Lead and / or validate technical solution design for required services
  • Define budget for solution / service required
  • Define Service Level Agreement with partners
  • Lead development projects and coordinate external contractors / system integrators
  • Manage complex applications integration
  • Coordinate Application Management and Application Maintenance for area of responsibility
  • Monitor project and / or activities progress
  • Organize and coordinate testing phases, get approval from end users to go-live
  • Monitor technical performance and service level of partners
  • Report on cost and risk management of projects and activities

Technical experience required:

  • Knowledge of leading platform for asset management and maintenance process, like SAP and IBM Maximo
  • Profound IT basis, especially in terms of data bases, web technologies, Enterprise Application Integration technologies
  • Knowhow in release and life cycle management of applications
  • Knowledge of the European gas markets and analogous technical implementation is an advantage
  • Knowledge of one or more business process of TSO
  • Good knowledge of the following process:
    • Asset realization
    • Operation & Maintenance Planning
    • Scheduling
    • Warehouse management
    • Asset Integrity Management

Professional experience required:

  • At least 10 in years in IT projects and at least 5 years in the position (Service / Project Management)
  • Project Management experiences (optional certification)
  • Very good economic knowledge (cost control, project budget definition)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Decommissioning Business Operations Specialist / Tech
Negotiable
30 January 2018

Petroplan is actively recruiting for a Business Operations Specialist to work for a reputable and rewarding oil and gas company in Houston, TX.

This position will be working in the Decommissioning team and will manage the near and long-term P&A Forecasting process, assist the Management team with required reporting and maintain the ARO capital database.

In this role you will be assisting the management team with project updates and forecasts as well as maintaining the plug & abandon and AFE tracking sheets. You will be a key player in the organization, working with multiple teams acting as a liaison between Accounting, Finance, Production and Operations groups.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
- MBA or Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Engineering, or related discipline required.
- Minimum of 3 years' experience in similar role.
- General understanding of plug and abandonment, production, accounting, drilling, and completions terminology.
- Advanced computer skills in Microsoft office tools including Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint required.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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