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Weighbridge Operator **MUST SPEAK KURDISH*

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Iraq
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 21/01/2014
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The Company:
Our client are a rapidly expanding, independent oil and gas exploration and production company, with exploration licenses across the Middle East and Africa.

The Role:
Must be Kurdish speaking

Title : Weighbridge Operator
Reporting To : Tanker Loading Station (TLS) Supervisor
Responsible For : Custody Transfer Protocols of Crude Oil
Qualifications : Degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering
Experience : 5 years in the Oil and Gas or Chemical Industry
The self-motivated candidate should have extensive weighbridge operating experience and custody transfer of crude oil at Terminals. Computer operations is a requirement including data entry, data confirmation and daily summarizations of exports.

Overview of Assignment

1. Be fully conversant with company safety and emergency manuals
1.1. It is necessary to be fully conversant with company safety regulations.
1.2. Demonstrate willingness to participate in the preservation of the environment.
1.3. Sound knowledge of First Aid and able to communicate with medical staff.
1.4. Participate in regular emergency drills and attend safety meetings.
1.5. The candidate shall be familiar with the hazards of Hydrogen Sulphide.
1.6. Attend courses as required by the company.

2. Measurement, familiar with standards and documentation.
2.1. Understand systems of measurement, limits and tolerances.
2.2. Be familiar with weighbridge certification standards and related documentation.
2.3. Be familiar with API gravity, specific gravity and density tables.
2.4. With the aid of tables, be able to calculate mass units and corrected volumes.
2.5. Ensure performance of weighbridges and associated equipment is maintained.
2.6. Ensure weighbridges are calibrated at regular intervals.

3. Data entry and custody transfer protocols.
3.1. Ensure correct data entry to minimise errors.
3.2. Competently complete all custody transfer documentation and summaries.
3.3. Prepare daily export reports and distribute to relevant managers.

4. Testing of safety systems and related tasks.
4.1. Ensure safety systems are tested at the specified period and documented.
4.2. Ensure fire extinguishers are in-date at all times. Report discharged extinguishers.
4.3. Carry out critical equipment checks, report anomalies and ensure timely repairs.
4.4. Make certain that weighbridge beds are free of obstacles, debris and mud that may skew weighbridge measurement and performance.

5. Productivity and standards of performance.
5.1. Monitor standards, review and recommend improvements.
5.2. As a Team effort, develop ways of improving productivity and performance.
5.3. Develop and maintain team work with fellow employees.
5.4. The candidate shall be fully conversant with the company's 'Code of Conduct'
5.5. Making or receiving unauthorized payments is prohibited.
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