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Operations Shift Technician - Aberdeen/Offshore

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Ref: 741 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Dec 2018
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Operations Shift Technician     
Cruden Bay, Peterhead


FPS is a 100% INEOS-owned integrated oil and gas liquid transportation and processing system with a nominal capacity in excess of one million barrels per day serving the central area of the North Sea.
Oil and gas liquids from over 50 offshore fields and St Fergus flow through pipelines into FPS. FPS transports crude oil and gas liquids from offshore and onshore entry points, processes the liquids at Kinneil and redelivers to the customer Forties Blend crude oil at Hound Point and either Raw Gas or fractionated Gas Products at Grangemouth.


Job Purpose
Reporting to the Onshore Installation manager, the post holder is responsible for monitoring of plant, ordering of site materials, transport of materials to work sites, management of 3rd party work activities and monitoring the operation of remote FPS landline sites.

Principle Accountabilities

  • To monitor plant condition at the Cruden Bay COMAH facility

  • Monitoring & responding to any issues at FPS landline sites

  • Support to discipline technicians for operations and maintenance activities

  • To transport materials to worksites using forklift.

  • To be part of the Cruden Bay emergency response team

  • Act as performing authority for operations and maintenance activities

  • A member of the operations team with responsibility for the safe and secure operation of all plant and equipment at Cruden Bay COMAH facility during nightshift

Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills

  • Recognised apprenticeship or equivalent training scheme

  • Minimum 5 years experience within Petrochemical/oil and gas

  • Knowledge of hydrocarbon systems and associated hazards.

  • Knowledge of permit to work system

  • Good verbal and written communication skills, for compiling handover logs.

  • Positive attitude, self-confident, independent and ability to work on own initiative.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their CV and apply