• Panel Operators, MTBE & PyGas

    MENA HR Solutions LLC.
  • 5 - 8 Years
  • Sohar - Oman
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  • Posted 06-04-2017412 days ago

Job Description


?Accepts shift from previous shift Panel Operator with detailed log sheet of operational adjustments and changes during previous shift.

?Capture all major highlights and constraints experienced during the shift in the log sheet in detail for the following shift.

?Monitors unit’s process performance on a continuous basis using the Distributed Control System (DCS).

?Diagnose abnormal situations and takes corrective action from the control panel.

?Ensures equipment is operating within specified parameters and reports serious operational deviations to the Shift Team Leader.

?Reviews and compares outside log sheet readings at regular intervals with the control room instrumentation readings and ensure they correlate.

?Reviews laboratory sample analysis results and makes necessary adjustments of the control panel instruments.

?Controls operating plant start-ups, shutdowns, and emergencies by alterations of speed, temperature, pressure and flow rates as necessary.

?Facilitate the shutdown and start-up for turnaround, maintenance and inspection purposes with adherence to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).

?Implements the emergency procedures as dictated by the circumstances and SOPs.

?Initiates operational adjustments to ensure optimization of process performance and improves high value product yield.

?Manage all aspect of normal operation and short term trouble shooting aligned with rules and integrity management of people, environment and equipment.

?Full technical knowledge of the process, product and risks associated.

Knowledge Experience & Qualifications:

?Minimum Qualifications for this position is a Diploma in Engineering or similar.

?Minimum 5 to 8 years of relevant experience as a DCS Panel Operator within the Oil & Gas Refinery Petrochemical industry and cryogenic Storage experience is advantage.

?Advance functional knowledge of DCS

?Knowledge of instrumentation and controller.

?Knowledge of ESD and fire gas system management

?Knowledge of the refinery process, plant equipment and process control.

?Knowledge of the Petrochemical process and plant equipment.

?Experience of project and pre-commissioning, commissioning procedure of LPG bullets, Methanol and propane cryogenic storage.

?Knowledge of chemicals and catalyst types and performance.

?Contribute to improving processes and procedures within the department in function with the Area

?Knowledge of reading and interpreting P&ID and PFD.

?Strict follow-up of rules and procedures to keep all operations under safe processes.

Performance & Development

?Contributes to the succession planning of Omani staff as required by the Shift Team Leader and Area Manager.

?Initiates self-improvement plans and expedites learning through the participation in effective training programmes and other relevant learning opportunities.


?Raises incident reports for any abnormal plant operations.

?Reports near misses

?Reports quality off spec

?Develops daily DCS report.


?Proficiency in M S Office

?Effective Communication skills

?Accurate Reporting skills

?Analytical thinking Skills

?Problem Solving Skills


?Work Prioritization

?Report Writing

?SOP interpretation

?Refinery operations (Process, Static & Rotating Equipment)

?HSE (Permit to Work PTW, Confined Space, Process Safety, H2S Awareness, Basic Fire Fighting, Emergency Response

?Process Control


?Ability to work with computer based Business Applications such as (PI, PLC, DCS, SAP, LIMS)


English (fluent) required, Arabic is advantageous.

REPORTING TO: Shift Team Leader, Storage

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Eligibility:Bachelor of Technology/Engineering , Diploma

Industry:Chemicals/Petrochemicals/Polymers/Industrial Gases

Function:Site Engineering / Project Management

Deadline:Job Expired

Company Profile

MENA HR Solutions LLC.
MENA HR Solutions LLC (MENA, an IBD Group Company, offers services in Executive Search & Selection, HR Consultancy and HR Processing (Business Process Outsourcing)). MENA HRS services over 125 organizations in OMAN.

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