Our Production teams are responsible for the safe operation of our polyolefin production facilities - comprising of Cracker Plants, Polyethylene Plants, Polypropylene Plants, Olefin Conversion Units and Utility Plants, to achieve our production targets in compliance with quality and sound HSE practices.
Reporting to the Supervisor, you will be part of the Production Team and will be responsible for either in the control room or in the field to an agreed rotation schedule:
As Control Room Operator - Operating the control panels (DCS) comprising of highly sophisticated and computerised equipment on shift in the assigned operating area. It includes the operating and controlling the instrumentation on the control panels governing process qualities and quantities. Constantly visualises, diagnosis and manipulates micro processing electronic controlling facilities to ensure safe and proper function and that products meet the required stipulated specifications and quantities.
As Field Operator - Monitoring on shift in the assigned operating area, the operation of processing plant and all equipment and ongoing maintenance work. It includes regular inspection of operations (field tours), adjustment of a variety of valves and switches, maintaining all equipment in synchronisation and taking and analysing log readings from a variety of gauges and indicators. Reports any anomalies noted to his Supervisor and/or to the Operator in control room duty.
- Substituting the shift supervisor when required.
- Attending the departmental safety, health and good housekeeping meetings, participates in plant inspection tours and takes active participation in implementing Company policies on safety, health, loss prevention and quality management.
- Observing all safety, fire and security rules and regulations, including the use of protective clothing and equipment and ensures that all personnel working in his area comply with safety procedures. Ensures the maintenance of assigned area in clean and tidy conditions.