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  • Job reference: RMS0145019

Operations Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Ghana
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 17/07/2014
  • Time left:
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The Company:
A large, independent oil and gas exploration and production company.

The Role:
This role is available on either a residential or a 6/2 rotation basis.

The incumbent will:
Build, lead and co-ordinate high quality production operation activities. Oil forecast in 2014 at 100-kbd oil from an FPSO with up to 20 subsea wells, with high probability of double in size thereafter through a second FPSO.
The role covers;
HSE and emergency response
The production operations organisation to efficiently and safely manage the production from the Jubilee Field, FPSO deepwater scheme in a new oil and gas producing country and in an independent oil company looking to build these capabilities for the first time
Operations group will have responsibility for production activity of an FPSO and related wells/subsea architecture plus also a gas export-sales scheme. The system will later expand to a further FPSO. Production group will cover all O&M activity including troubleshooting, asset integrity and inspection.
Meeting uptime and system reliability targets and deliver cost and production targets in combination with the total organisation
Be the senior managerial interface with the significant contractor element (Modec). Ensure contractor has similar very high standards of operational performance.
Implement and be key to the mentoring and training plan for national staff to later carry-out and manage the production operations of Company's Ghana developments.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Wide ranging skills and experience in deepwater production operations and new country/developing country environments
Extensive background in upstream oil and gas projects
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