Operator - Pipeline project in UAE

Job Description

Position : Operator - Pipeline
Job location : UAE
Job rotation : 28/28
Industry : Oil & Gas
Exploration and Production
Experience :
1. 15+ years of Gas Plant or Pipeline experience.
2. Degree, Diploma - Mechanical Engineering or equivalent is preferable.
3. Gas plant design, controls, maintenance and operations.
4. Onshore pipeline, block valve stations, pigging operations and pipeline right of way controls.
5. Computer literate – Microsoft Excel and Word.
6. Onshore Pipeline, Pipeline Inline Inspection, Slug Catchers, Separators, Filters, Heat Exchangers, Pumps, Gas Compressors, Remote Terminal Unit (RTU), Utilities including generators and fire protection systems and storage equipment.
7. Control of Work (Permit) system, Authorised Gas Tester, Use of Breathing Apparatus, Advanced First-Aid, Fire Fighting, Hydrogen Sulphide Safety, Confined Space Entry, Emergency Response, Task Risk Assessment and similar Oil and Gas safety trainings.
8. Valid UAE driving license preferred
9. Carryout day-to-day Pipeline operations safely and efficiently.
10. Carry out daily operator routine as prescribed by Senior Pipeline Engineer.
11. Carry out gas in, venting, nitrogen purging activities in a safe and effective manner and in accordance with operating procedures and within design limits and established operating parameters as and when required.
12. Liaise with Operations and Gas Control Station (GCS) control room for the required changes in the pipeline network line up and valve operations.
13. Maintain Long Term Isolation Register, Bypass Register and Keys Cabinets for Locked Open / Locked Closed Keys.
14. Conduct first line troubleshooting in case of valve operations as and when required and escalate in a timely manner if not successful.
15. Survey pipeline and related facilities and equipment during rounds for any anomalies and external mechanical and corrosion damages. Report all Anomalies and Material Corrosion Damage Report (MCDR) in the e-Integrity Reporting System.
16. Witness post project modification pipeline hydro-test and ensure records are maintained and the pipeline log.
17. Carry out Pipeline In-Line Inspection’s (ILI), Cathodic protection (CP) surveys, Coating inspection and repair, Non-destructive testing and leak survey as per the annual integrity inspection program.
18. Perform valve servicing and repair as required. Raise Oracle Work Request if valve fails to operate after servicing.
19. Carry out pipeline repair / remedial works as required.
20. Review Piping and Instrumentation Diagram (P&IDs)
21. Document, audit and reporting functions.
22. Prepare various Operations reports including Daily Pipeline Operations Reports, Monthly Preventive Maintenance (PM) Reports and Quarterly CP Reports, Lab analysis report and any other assignment from management.
23. Record and collate process data and pipeline log.