Offshore Chemist

Job Title: Offshore Chemist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth, Australia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-05-23
Reference: BH-108897
Contact Name: Joseph Symonds
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2019 09:12

Job Description

We are looking for an Offshore Chemist to work FIFO (even roster). This role will be an ongoing contract position working with a leading Oil & Gas organization based out of Western Australia.
  • Monitor all offshore production chemical programs to assess the impact on production, integrity and environmental parameters
  • Perform on-going optimization of production chemical programs
  • Undertake hydrocarbon, water and gas sampling for routine laboratory analysis following approved procedures
  • Perform laboratory analysis of hydrocarbon, water and gas samples following approved procedures
  • Maintain laboratory equipment and internal system.
  • Manage site inventories of production and laboratory chemicals.
  • Assist with troubleshooting and diagnosis of production upsets and issues.
  • Undertake chemical field trials as required to contribute to the overall production chemistry optimisation work scope
  • Liaise with field Operational personnel to communicate daily tasks and progress status of longer term activities
Experience required:
  • Oil and Gas – Production Chemist experience (preference to offshore work exp)
  • Strong focus on all aspects of HSE
  • Proficient knowledge of product segments and proper application of production chemicals
  • Understanding of production processes and systems from downhole to pipeline distribution
  • Proficient use of computer based programs related to application of products
  • Ability to work and communicate well with others