Process Operator

Job Title: Process Operator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
Salary: $90000 per annum, Benefits: Annual Bonus, Medical, Housing, Rotation
Start Date: 2018-10-02
Reference: BH-90388
Contact Name: Mishu Ullah
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2018 14:40

Job Description

Job Title: Process Operator/ Board Operator
Job Type: Expat, 28/28 Rotation
Location: West Africa
Reports to: Operations Shift Supervisor
Direct Reports: None

Safe, efficient and reliable operation of the Methanol Plant and Associated Utilities systems via DCS (Emerson Delta-V).

  • Ensure compliance with all current Company Regulations
  • Maintain safe working practices as specified by such regulations
  • Undertake tasks or assignments which may from time to time be directed as required by senior management
  • Monitor plant operating conditions and parameters and make the necessary process adjustments as required.
  • Interpret laboratory results and initiate any necessary corrective actions in conjunction with the Shift Supervisors direction.
  • Liaise with the Shift Supervisor on day to day plant and shipping activities.
  • Direct all area operators to conduct field adjustments, in order to maintain safe, reliable, efficient operating conditions.
  • React to all plant Emergency conditions, in a safe and controlled manner.
  • Interact with other all associated “Punta Europa Company” Control Room personnel.
  • Maintain accurate records and logs of shift activities.
  • Co-ordinate the preparation of plant equipment for maintenance, in line with the Permit to Work system.
  • Start-Up & Shut-Down the methanol plant and associated Utilities in line with the plant operating procedures.
  • Monitor and control all methanol ship loading.
  • Mentor and Coach National Control Room Operators in all aspects of the plant operation and DCS System.
  • Assume Operation Supervisor responsibilities on an interim basis as may be required.
  • Minimum of 7-10 years’ working as an Operator in Chemical Facility
  • Methanol or ammonia plant experience required
  • Minimum of 7 years’ with hands on console/ board experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ using Emerson Delta V DCS system
  • Ability to work 28/28 rotation