Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Mining / Oil / Gas
This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to be an integral part of our Metering team. Working at our clients Gas Terminal you will be responsible for maintenance, repair and operational testing of all trade (Metering) related equipment and systems to ensure efficient, reliable and safe standards on all installations. The successful candidate will work with the Metering Support Engineer and Tech Op team members to obtain safe working conditions in day to day operations, with special emphasis on maintenance tasks, environmental and security activities.
This role operates on a regular shift pattern of one week on and one week off, 12-hour shifts.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Calibration and recertification of metering equipment as per company, partner and OGA guidelines and good practices.
First line maintenance and fault investigation of metering equipment.
Day to day delivery and support of metering recertification activity.
Monitor and track calibration schedules using MAXIMO / Patriarch.
Provide technical input for projects.
Management of recertification of test equipment.
Management of certification document packages audit requirement.
Raising Work orders via Maximo.
Ensure metering document (drawings) update/control.
Maintain audit trail management packages.
Calibration and maintenance of online gas chromatographs.
Sampling of produced fluids.
Coordination of spares & repairs.
A proven track record of operating and maintaining oil, gas and environmental flow measurement systems and a good working knowledge of their principles of operation
Capable of carrying out verification, calibration & maintenance of oil and gas fiscal and allocation metering systems & sampling systems
Responsible for rectification of breakdowns in field, fault reporting, maintaining appropriate certificates & the audit trail and for keeping records and logbooks
Capable of following operating and maintenance procedures or supervising their implementation to the highest standards
Able to monitor and control meter system performance and make technically sound recommendations to offshore and onshore personnel
Good working knowledge of relevant pipeline requirements and awareness of AGA and ISO codes of practice
Familiar with relevant practices and procedures for the management of supply chains for test equipment and measurement devices
Experience with the operation of the standard metering maintenance packages
Familiar with onshore reporting requirements for mismeasurements and daily allocation
Safety & Environmentally Critical Tasks:
Pressure Safety Valves
A competent technician will be able illustrate how PSV's on small bore metering systems function and be aware of potential health, safety and environmental hazards directly related to the equipment enabling them to control any associated risks. They will have knowledge on types, sizing, inspection and maintenance of PSV's, whilst also being able to safely remove/replace PSV's (Blind off or install certified stock replacement).
Safety & Environmentally Critical Courses:
Asbestos Awareness Training
Compression Fittings and Small-Bore Tubing
Dangerous Goods by Air
Dangerous Goods by Sea
Piping Joint Integrity - MJI10 Training & Piping Joint Integrity - Final Assessment TMJI10
Qualifications /Skills / Experience:
Min of HNC/HND in a relevant engineering discipline or equivalent qualifications
Time served with experience in the Maintenance & management of Fiscal measurement for both Gas & Liquid hydrocarbons, ideally having spent some time in the offshore environment as well as onshore, sound knowledge of engineering practices & able to demonstrate a good understanding of typical processes involved for Natural Gas production
Self-motivated, enthusiastic, a team player with ability to lead, pays attention to detail, a good communicator to all levels.
With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.