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Operations Engineer

  • Location:

    North Wales, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Oil & Gas

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Simon Hancock

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    29 Mar 00:00

We’re looking for Operations Engineer to join our Flintshire based client on a contract basis. Our client is a multinational Oil & Gas company.

Ongoing contract

Location North Wales ,Cheshire area.


  • Identify and develop action plans & initiate engineering changes to drive continual improvement and optimisation
  • Adhere to the companies HSE, production, cost and reliability targets
  • Provide support to Responsible Engineers for management of Operational engineering issues and changes
  • Provide Operational support and technical guidance to the production and Maintenance Superintendents as directed by the plant manager
  • Ensure that assurance processes associated with production, management system and HSE PSE are in place and effectively monitored
  • Provide operations input into shutdown and major plant outage planning and implementation including HAZID/HAZOP/Risk reviews
  • Key interface with Onshore Operations Maintenance, Production and Integrity Teams for response/resolution of medium term asset integrity issues


Skills and experience


  • Degree in Science or Engineering or suitable Science related qualification
  • Broad Knowledge of the drivers that influence oil and gas onshore operations
  • Operations experience in preferred (incl proficiency in operational surveillance, production optimisation and plant maintenance)
  • Fully knowledgeable in regulatory requirements e.g. COMAH, DSEAR, ATEX, HSW, RIDDOR & PUWER
  • Detailed knowledge of Management of Change processes
  • Proven ability to interact effectively at all levels and encourage a team ethos
  • Ability to understand and react with diverse groups and operations


Pay and benefits

  • Our client is offering a competitive  day rate .IR35 status not yet decided. ( but expected to be inside)

DATS is an equal opportunities employer that promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace.

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