Sr. Process Operator (dayshift)

Job details

Job reference nr.:BF-115750
Job category:Operations & Maintenance
Type of work:Contract
Start date:May 3, 2021
Schedule:5 Days a week
Job location:Netherlands

Short summary

For one of our oil and gas clients in Noord-Holland, we are looking for a Dutch speaking onshore operator in the day shift.

Do you already work in day shift, or plan to switch from a 24/7 shift to day shift?

This is your chance!

Job description

The Onshore Day Operator performs all field operational tasks and assists the Production Team Lead in the safe operation of onshore production and storage facilities.

You are not part of the shift and have no tasks behind the main Control panel in the Central Control Room.


  • To record safety issues through the card system.
  • Gathering all required information to fulfill the duties.
  • Ensures all relevant operating or special instructions are communicated to the shift both verbally and by entries into the logbook.
  • Carrying out special duties as directed by the supervisor.

Permit Handling

  • Works closely together with the Permit to Work Coordinator.
  • Responsible for the safe release of installations for maintenance.
  • Controls the application of the "Permit to Work" procedure acting as ‘Verifier’ or ‘Releaser’ within the Work Permit system.
  • Coaching other disciplines in the use of the Work Permit system.
  • Ensures all safety precautions stated at the Work Permit and TRA are followed up

Improvement Processes

  • Reporting on well and plant performance.
  • Identifying symptoms of problems or potential problems.
  • Raising Maximo Work Order to solve problem and describe the symptoms.
  • Support investigations of causes through data gathering and analysis.
  • Report findings to supervisor and in Maximo.

Activity Execution

  • The reviewing and updating of Work Instructions after consultation with the Production Shift Team Lead.
  • Perform inspection rounds ensuring a safe operation as well as ensuring personnel and equipment safety by on-site inspections before, during and on completion of activities.
  • Executing operational PMs and checklists and report all deviations to the Production Team Lead.
  • Executing all minor necessary corrective maintenance or for larger CM’s raising a Work Order.
  • Housekeeping (Clean up plant).

Data Management

  • Entering all relevant data into the logbook and into the production data systems.

Job requirements

  • VMBO and additional technical education in mechanics, electronics or process technology.
  • 3 years’ or more experience in main plant processes such as Gas and oil, Production water, Condensate, Drying trains and Metering Stations.
  • Possessing people skills, able to communicate and delegate.
  • VCA (preferably VCA-VOL).
  • Demonstrate knowledge of safe systems of work, hazard awareness and mitigation.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • Self-starter and able to work both independently and as a good team player.
  • Able to work under pressure.
  • Pro-active attitude.
  • Computer skills (Required): Word, Excel, Maximo.
  • Dutch – Fluent, English – Working knowledge.

More info

Should you be interested in this position, please send your application via the apply button. For more information please contact the below mentioned vacancy contact stating the Job Reference Number mentioned above.

Contact Person

Jin YooPersonnel Coordinator