10+ Years Oil and Gas Experience A competent Process Operator with experience and vast knowledge in operating process plants such as Petrochemical, Metals refinery, Utilities & Off-site, Gypsum calcining industry and Oil & Gas expansion projects; Have handled high pressure and high temperature equipment, both in DCS and in field, safely and efficiently; Have been actively engaged in pre-commissioning, commissioning and start-up activities and well versed in commissioning technical documents and database; Have worked effectively at supervisory role – accomplishes results by communicating job expectation, coaching and counselling of manpower and enforcing systems and procedures; Played a key role in successful commissioning and start-up of High Pressure Acid Leach (HPAL) of Ambatovy Nickel Refinery plant and Isocyanates plant of SADARA Chemical Company – both were a large scale multi-billion projects.
Day Rate $300.00 USD
The Average Day Rate payable for this Process Operator is $300.00 USD per Day. A Standard Contract Working Day is classed as 10 Hours with 1 unpaid Hour for Lunch. Additional allowance is Payable depending on location, which covers, Accommodation, Transport to and from the work site and Daily Allowance for Food, Beverage and Laundry. To estimate your daily team costs select the add this expert to your team. On Completion go to My Completion Team and Complete the Short Inquiry Form and we will do the rest…
Commissioning & Start-Up Technician
Commissioning & Start-Up Technician – SADARA Chemical Company – Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia – Key roles and responsibilities: Provide support, dedication, leadership and initiative in safe and successful commissioning & start-up of Isocyanates plant. Facilitated the commissioning and livening of inter-connecting pipelines from/to Isocyanates Battery Limits and tracked down the progress and status of each systems involved. Executed early and complex commissioning & start up activities following CSU binders and procedures as mandated by Process Engineers and Shift Team Leaders. Performed witnessing and inspections on behalf of the client to ensure EPC activities are executed according to owner’s requirements. Worked closely with the technology experienced plant engineers and technical advisors to develop, format and deliver commissioning & start-up procedures on schedule. Reviewed EPC documents such as system marked-up drawings, pre-commissioning procedures and checklists, test plans and commissioning manuals. Participated in MC walk-through and punch closure and helped document controller in populating MC dossiers and commissioning management database. Acted as HSE safety observer and ensure all applicable site/project safety procedures and protocols are fully and properly implemented during construction, commissioning & start-up.
Commissioning Supervisor – Jubail Polysilicon Project – Hyundai Engineering Co – Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia – Key roles and responsibilities: Took part in commissioning & start up of utilities system such as PA/IA system, Nitrogen system, Firewater/Utility water/Demineralised water systems, Steam and condensates, Cooling water and Chilled water system, HCL, NAOH and Hot Oil Systems. Assisted and helped the vendors and licensors in mechanical test run, functional test and initial start-up of package equipments like Air Compressor skid, DBD and MBP skid, Hydrogen Production unit and Chiller units. Delivered punch lists to construction team, carried out punch closure verification and updated commissioning management system database. Developed and executed water flushing, air blowing and leak testing marked-up drawings and procedures. Supervised unloading of chemicals such as HCL, NAOH and Thermo Oil from chemical tankers to designated process tanks.
Pre-commissioning Supervisor – Ruwais Refinery Expansion Project – SK Engineering & Construction Company – Al Ruwais, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Key roles and responsibilities: Administered the loop testing and functional testing activities through planning, organizing and preparation of Instrument Test Plans (ITP) and Request for Inspections (RFI). Managed the preparation and population of instrument loop folders. Facilitated the Site Installation Test (SIT) and Site Acceptance Test (SAT) of DCS, GDS, ESD, MCMS and FAS systems with the vendor and clients’ representatives.
– Provide field support to instrument technicians in trouble-shooting of erratic loops and malfunctioning instruments. Supervise the functional test and calibration of gas detectors (HC, H2 and H2S). Played key role in achieving successful commissioning of building Fire Alarm and Gas Detection System in Satellite Instrument Shelters (SIS) and Motor Control Buildings (MCB) by providing assistance and initiative to SAFCO Engineering representatives.
Commissioning Control Room Operator
Commissioning Control Room Operator – Ambatovy Nickel Refinery Project – Euroasia Philippines Inc. (EPI) – Toamasina, Madagascar Key roles and responsibilities: Involved in Pre-Operation Verification and Tests (POVT); conducted walk-downs and punch-listing, executed piping and equipment flushing/blowing and leak testing activities, performed instrument loop tests, functional tests and mechanical run test thru DCS. Carried out start-up, ramp-up and shutdown of High Pressure Acid Leach (HPAL) circuits, ensuring that all safety protocols and procedures are met. Executed safe and efficient operation of high pressure and high temperature acid leach equipments such as autoclaves, thickeners, heaters & flash vessels, positive-displacement pumps, VFD & fixed drive pumps, Counter-Current Decantation (CCD) thickeners and neutralization tanks. Managed production loss and operation down-time through initiating appropriate actions in event of process alarms and trips while keeping active interactions with other CROs for operational requirements. Accomplished shift logs, produced end of shift reports and initiated emergency procedures and served as focal point during an upset conditions.
Field Operator/ Control Room Operator
Field Operator/ Control Room Operator – Gypsum Plaster/Board Manufacturing Plant – United Mining Industries (formerly United Gypsum Company) – Yanbu, Saudi Arabia – Key roles and responsibilities:
– Responsible for safe and efficient operation of Gypsum plaster manufacturing plant that includes jaw crusher, bucket elevators, silos & kettle, hot gas generators, ball mills and dedusting filters, blowers and conveyors – monitored and controlled plant operations thru SCADA. Optimized production output and attained quality targets at all time through close monitoring, taking necessary adjustment and constant communication with shift supervisor and QA/QC representative. Helped trained and guided newly hired employees especially Saudi Nationals to become dynamic and efficient operators.
Demineralization & Refrigeration Plant Operator
Demineralization & Refrigeration Plant Operator – PVC Polymerization – Petrochemical Plant
General Chemicals and Resins Consortium, Inc. (GCRCI) – General Trias Drive, Rosario, Cavite, Philippines Key roles and responsibilities: In-charge in safe operation of auxiliary facilities of PVC polymerization plant such as demineralization & refrigeration plant, boiler plant, air compressors, process and fire waters, cooling towers and effluent system. Kept plant in stable and productive condition by conducting routine monitoring of process instruments and equipment. Trained and competent in polymerization operation – capable of running polymer reactors, charging and recovery of VCM, slurry transfer and blend tanks operation. Acted as off-loading crew during receiving/unloading of VCM from tanker vessel to spherical storage tank – carried out pressure and temperature constant monitoring, introduced water sprays as necessary, took safety precautions at all times and informed other crews about the time-to-time progress of VCM unloading operation.