Feb 13, 2020

Production Technician

  • Petrofac
  • Aberdeen, UK
Full Time Contractor Production Trades & Technicians

Job Description

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Petrofac are currently sourcing for a Production Technician working a 2/3 rotation for a Fixed Term Contract position in Southern North Sea.

• Participate as part of an integrated operations team, responsible to execute Production and Utility operations and associated activities in a safe, timely and quality manner, in support of maximising plant uptime, maintaining equipment operations within design envelope, sustaining accommodation support systems and achieving business objectives.

Direct Roles:
• Execute Production and Utility operations activities.
• Undertake first line maintenance and system monitoring.
• Safely implement Process Isolation Procedure and undertake reinstatement of plant after interventions.
• Assist other disciplines, 3rd party contractors and vendors, as required

Technical Responsibilities:
• Under direction, undertake production and utility operations activities in accordance with established procedures, including routine inspection and preventative maintenance tasks.
• Under direction, respond to abnormal (H/L alarm) or critical (HH/LL alarm) conditions, to assist to rectify the issue and restore system normality in a safe, timely and effective manner.
• Under direction undertake accurate sampling, testing and reporting in accordance with established procedures.
• Provide support for maintenance and modification works as directed by the Production Supervisor. Support to isolate and flush/purge plant/equipment for maintenance as directed.
• Prepare comprehensive daily activity, inspection and preventative maintenance records.
• Prepare Shift Handover Logs of all relevant activities, events, issues and incomplete works.

Qualifications & Experience:
Appropriate Vocational Qualification or Certification in Outside Production Process Operations.
>2 years' previous industrial experience in the oil & gas industry working as a Production Technician, preferably on a Gas Processing Facility.

Experience, and competent with the operation and preventative maintenance of the following systems:
Gas and Condensate Process
Process Control (Manual activities for Shut-down, Start-up, Isolation, Upset Response)
Wellheads and Production Xmas-Trees manual operation and preventative maintenance
Water-Oil-Condensate-Gas Separation systems
Acid Gas Removal systems
Produced Gas Dehydration systems
Gas Compressors (Centrifugal and Screw & Lobe)
Pumps (Centrifugal, Screw & Lobe and Positive Displacement)
Flare and Vent systems
Pig Launching / Receiving
Chemical Treatment
Laboratory Testing of Gas, Condensate, Water and Inorganic Content



Production Technician

Posted Date

Feb 13, 2020