Process Control Room Operator

Posted over 1 year ago by MSELECT
Location Sulaymaniyah, Iraq Job Type
Salary Sector Oil & Gas

Mselect is looking to hire Process Control Room Operators for one of it's international Oil & Gas clients with minimum 10 years of experience and fluency in English language to work on a rotation of 6 weeks on / 3 weeks off, the successful candidate will work in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, below is a list of major responsibilities and requirements.

Major Functions:

  • Operation of hydrocarbon process plant and equipment from a Central Control Room via DCS/SCADA system
  • Remote control of incoming well fluids, gas/liquid separation, water handling, gas treatment, condensate stabilisation, cryogenic fractionation and gas compression systems by monitoring and adjusting level, pressure, temperature and flow parameter within clearly defined safe operating envelopes
  • Start-Up and Shut-down of process trains and equipment during normal operations and emergencies
  • Responsible for safety improvement via 2nd Step programme
  • Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Ensure compliance with PTW system within given area of responsibility
  • Ensures compliance to all CreDan HSE policies and procedures
  • Remotely control all process systems from DCS/SCADA panels for defined area of responsibility
  • Prepare process systems for shut-down from DCS/SCADA panels for defined area of responsibility
  • Prepare process systems for start-up following re-instatement from DCS/SCADA panels for defined area of responsibility
  • Remote monitoring of all process parameters special requirement any deviations from normal operating conditions
  • Directs and controls movements/actions of lead process and process operators during day to day operational activities
  • Application and removal of process/F&G system overrides and inhibits
  • Accurate log and recordkeeping on process events & equipment running hours
  • Understands own responsibility with facility ERP
  • Completion of process plant reading sheets within given area of responsibility
  • Gives and receives written and verbal handover at shift change
  • Reports to the Process Supervisor on all issues relating to plant
  • Exhibits and maintains excellent working relationships with all the staff
  • Continues to develop own professional expertise through on-the-job training
  • Decision–making Authority
  • Shutdown all process plant and initiate site evacuation
  • Recognized degree or associates degree in engineering discipline (chemical or process) would be beneficial but not required
  • 10+ years in hydrocarbon processing operations, minimum 5 of which should have been in a Central Control Room
  • Must be physically fit, able to work under severe weather conditions and able to climb ladders and stair cases to elevated work platforms
  • Thorough understanding of distillation and gas treatment processes
  • Good knowledge of gas compression and gas engines
  • Understanding and experience of Fire and Gas systems
  • Understanding and experience of Process Control Systems
  • Understanding of Emergency Response Duties

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