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The Process Engineer will provide technical support for the safe and cost effective operation of offshore facilities in the NL business. They will ensure that process plant performance is kept at optimum levels and also identify areas for improvement, undertaking trials and studies and suggesting the most economic option for future advances.

Accountablilities

Provision of Process Engineering support for the day to day operation of the offshore NL facilities, including studies, troubleshooting and optimisation.
Responsibility for maintaining as-built Process modelling tools (such as HYSIS and Pipesim). Responsibility for asset Mass Balances and key equipment capacity details.
Responsibility for key process documents, such as PFD’s and P&ID’s, and support to other discipline key documents such as C&E’s, etc.
Support other discipline TA’s, Facility Engineers, Asset Integrity, HSE and Production Support teams, to deliver business objectives
Identify and develop projects that enhance strategic objectives, including safety & environmental performance, efficiency performance and reliability/availability of all process systems, especially safety systems that minimise risk and eliminate potential hazards.
Challenge the effectiveness of current operational practices, in order to stimulate innovative ideas to improve safety and efficiency
Deliver process designs for the asset and manage contractor delivery against those designParticipate in asset HAZOP, PHR and safety reviews, including active participation in the management of change process.
Develop and manage relationships with the operations and maintenance teams as well as with core contractors.

Safety

The engineer must have a passion for safety and consider the HSE implications of their work, and those modifications being proposed for the offshore NL assets. They should be able to raise issues where engineering safety is being impaired.

Key skills include RCA, Safety Assessments (such as HAZOP/HAZID, LOPA, QRA, MOC).

Dimension of the Role

  • Type of Role: this is an operational and engineering support role
  • Strategic Dimensions: long-term this role should become a local TA (once position is filled by CEng level engineer) and become a more accountable position for local integrity
  • People Management: no direct reports, however expected to manage graduates and contractors on an adhoc basis

Financial Responsibility: none proposed

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