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Operations Technician 4273
DCV Technologies - Engineering & Manufacturing Norwich, United Kingdom 220 Days Ago
Job Type: Permanent
Duration: permanent
Job Salary Range: £ 20,000 - 25,000 Per Year
Job Category: Information Technology
Sub Category:
Hours: Full-Time
Posted: 11-12-2018
Salary: £23,500
Reference/Consultant ID: iAN 4373
Job Status
Start Publishing: 11-12-2018
Stop Publishing: 22-01-2019
Job Function

Operations Technician

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and professional Operations Technician with in the Oil & Gas industry to undertake safe and efficient operations and operational maintenance and inspection of the condensate Disposal system, and (BGY) Fuel Gas pipeline, and all associated Above Ground Installations (AGI’s).


  • Throughput of North Sea Gas Condensate from Group Operators to North Walsham Railhead, amounting to circa. 300kM3 per annum, with seasonal peak demands.
  • Monitoring, Inspection & Maintenance of Major Accident Hazard Pipeline
  • Work seasonal shifts and week-end work periods as required.


  • Operational duties associated with pipeline pumping, tank-farm movements and railhead loading.
  • To ensure that the daily pumping programme meets Group operator expectations with respect to their own tank ullage management.
  • Supervise Rail Operator train delivery, inspection and despatch procedures.
  • Maintain operational site & pipeline inspection and maintenance schedules and records for BNW & BGY systems. Perform duties in accordance with the BNW Condensate disposal system and BGY schedules.
  • Supervise colleagues and contractors in safe systems of work, including risk assessment and gas testing procedures. Issue of Mechanical Isolation Certificates for maintenance works
  • Respond to pipeline emergency incidents, protecting client interests at all times.

Decision Making

  • Produce daily pumping programmes according to each Group Operator tank-farm status and to optimise NWA storage capacity.
  • Prioritise and undertake operational maintenance and inspection work patterns taking due account of throughput demand and pipeline & Terminal protection.
  • Offer recommendations on rail scheduling to meet throughput demands.

Contact with Others

  • Direct interface with Group operator clients and their organisational staff for pipeline movements and with downstream organisations including receiving refinery, Petrochem Carless, and Rail Operator.
  • Team player with ability to participate at local level.
  • Emergency authorities when dealing with pipeline and depot emergency exercises and incidents

Knowledge and Experience

  • Operational experience in oil, gas or other bulk processing industry preferred.
  • Mechanical maintenance experience preferred.
  • Knowledge and a working understanding of the risk assessment process and safe systems of work.
  • Basic PC skills are essential for updating spreadsheets, using a computerised maintenance system and sending E-mails.
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