Posted On: August 22, 2023 Location: Kuala Lumpur Job Function: Engineering Employment Type: Contract
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Monitor process performance principally on PM3 and Kinabalu Asset to ensure that the operation is in accordance with the design, that production rate is maximized within the existing constraints, that the process related environmental discharge is managed within statutory and HML limits and that the production process is operated in a safe manner.
Communicate the conditions necessary to achieve optimal production to Hibiscus Operations and keep these up to date. This will require site visits and close communications with operations personnel.
Ensure that the Hibiscus Operations production objectives set by the Senior Operation Manager are met and that constraints, operating problems etc. that impact on these objectives are fully addressed.
Maintain and update the existing HYSYS and Pipe-Sim process models for PM3 and Kinabalu Asset.
Perform agreed Technical Change Request activities (i.e., agreed studies and technical improvements to the facilities), and provide process input and data to AFAs as required.
Provide process and maintain the HAZOP system procedures and action status systems. Arrange and participate in design reviews and HAZOP studies associated with design changes for operating facilities.
Review and prepare operating procedures and work instructions for operating facilities.
Regularly review production profiles and assess process impacts from changes in fluid rates.
Maintain monitoring spreadsheets and report, as required, on changes in operation and recommendations for equipment change-out and operations changes.
Coverage of process optimization, including topsides process Optimization of topside effluent fluid monitoring, including flare, vent and produced water, process equipment operation, utility systems and subsea pipelines.
Manage small studies / projects such as equipment modifications, performance surveys etc. In some cases, this will involve the supervision of external contractors and consultants.
Maintain process drawings and documentation, including P & ID Process Master system.
REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree Chemical Engineering.
Minimum 7 years’ experience in the oil and gas Operational Support.
First rate technical skills with a broad range of process knowledge.
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Quality written and oral skills.
Ability to work with diverse group of people ranging from technical staff to on site operations staff.
Site supervision and commissioning skills in the field including troubleshooting.
Basic economic evaluation techniques.
Previous experience with Process and Flow simulation programs.