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  • Job reference: RMS0130757

Senior Operations Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Kuwait City
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 30/08/2013
  • Time left:
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The Company:
A major, international oil and gas company.

The Role:

The role is to lead and influence the operations team on a range of operations, maintenance and integrity issues. The current facilities are in a poor integrity condition, experiencing frequent equipment/facilities trips and suffer a lack of robust operating and maintenance procedures.


Assist, advise and influence the operations team and the contractor plant manager to determine operations and integrity management improvement scopes of work, and in the planning and execution supervision of all work scopes.
Advise on commissioning and start up plans for both integrity and capacity enhancement modification scopes on the existing plant.
Assist the operations team to develop the required operations management systems, tools and processes for both existing and new facilities.
Develop and/or modify strategies for the management of flow assurance risks, such as hydrates, slugging, and wax deposition, in a manner that assures safe, cost effective, and reliable operations, using company specialist resources from P&T as required.
Identify work scopes within the ETSA that will improve operations and production performance, and identify resource requirements.
Work with the Senior Maintenance & Integrity Engineer to implement integrity and maintenance initiatives.
Assist and take a leading role in the implementation of the currently under development 'Operator Technician Competence Framework'.
Coach operations staff as part of their competency development.
Where/when required, engage and provide input to other ongoing projects and studies, including Well & Reservoir Management and Well Integrity Management Systems (WIMS) initiatives.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Must have sour gas operating experience
Professional knowledge in Operations (Production and Maintenance) discipline, both breadth and depth, including AIPSM processes.
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