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Production Technician

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Production
  • Date posted: 06/01/2020
  • Job reference: VR/44712
This vacancy has now expired.

Raeburn Recruitment are working with an Oil & Gas operator to source a Production Technician for an exciting opportunity. This is a permanent Offshore position.

As Production Technician, you will be responsible for operating, monitoring and controlling hydrocarbon processes and utility equipment, in a safe and efficient manner as directed within Company and Statutory regulations to achieve production targets. Your main duties will include:
- Continually monitoring the status of all process and utility equipment, identifying process equipment failures and expediently reporting them
- Operating as instructed designated process and utilities equipment. Carry out adjustments to plant and equipment to maximise efficiency and on-stream reliability
- Carrying out limited and specific maintenance within the constraints of individual competency, experience and agreed scope of work
- Liaising with Maintenance Technicians (Electrical/Instrument/Mechanical/Telecoms) on the shutdown, isolation and restart of plant being maintained to ensure non availability of equipment is kept to a minimum

To be considered for the Production Technician opportunity you should be able to demonstrate:
- Successful attainment of Level 3 SVQ competence award in Processing Operations: Hydrocarbons
- Successful completion of Permit to Work competency assessment as Authorised Person Mechanical, Area Authority and Authorised Gas Tester. Completion of Platform specific OJT manuals
- Process operating experience is required in the oil production, refining or petrochemical industries;
or
- Engineering apprenticeship, preferably qualified to ONC, City and Guilds, Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) or BTEC (EDEXEL) standard followed by practical experience in the maintenance of equipment in the oil production, refining or petrochemicals industries

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.