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Experienced Offshore Operator
United State Of America
Feb 24, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 2.0-6.0 years
Job Category Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Production Operator, Process Technician
Role Other Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Designation Other
Education High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies. With around 93,000 employees in more than 90 countries and territories, Shell helps to meet the world's growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways.

Job Description

Job Description

Shell is in the process of hiring Experienced Offshore Operators.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

  • Conducting oil & gas well surveillance functions
  • Monitoring and analyzing the performance of process flow operations
  • Monitoring, testing and maintaining process flow shut-down & control devices
  • Operating multiple fluid process separating equipment
  • Applying lockout/tag-out procedures
  • The start-up, shut-down and operation of gas compressors as needed
  • The start-up, shut-down and operation of electrical power generating equipment as needed
  • the start-up, shut-down and operation of fluid pump transfer systems
  • Operating emergency shut-down systems
  • Reading and interpreting API-RP 14C regulations and S.A.F.E. charts
  • Performing routine repairs on pneumatic and/or electronic control panels
  • Operating, testing, maintaining and repairing safety shut-down devices
  • Operating, servicing and maintaining oil and gas production produced-water systems
  • Interpreting fluid measurement equipment
  • Engaging in major start-up and turn-around activities in a process flow facility


A minimum of two (2) years experience as a production or process operator.
1. Past experience and proficiency in applying lockout/tag-out procedures.
2. Past experience and proficiency conducting Job Hazard Analysis and completing Permits to Work.
3. Past experience working successfully in a work environment with formal safety policies and procedures.
4. Willingness to support Shell Exploration and Production Company's drug-free work environment.
5. Willingness to work offshore on an oil & gas production platform on the Gulf of Mexico.
6. Willingness to work a 14 day on and 14 day off shift schedule. (This means that you will be required to be away from home for 14 days straight working in the Gulf of Mexico, and then you will have 14 days off).
7. Willingness to work 12 hours a day while working offshore.
8. Willingness to work in confined places.
9. Willingness to work on high platforms and to walk up and down steps.
10. Willingness to walk on high elevation grating.
11. Willingness to ride in a helicopter over Gulf of Mexico waters for extended periods.
12. Willingness to be transferred to or from a boat via a personnel basket maneuvered by a crane in Gulf of Mexico waters and to ride in a boat for extended periods in rare occasions.
13. Willingness to take and pass basic water survival course and HUET (Helicopter Underwater Egress Training).
14. Willingness to report timely to assigned crew change locations on either the Louisiana or Texas Gulf coast.
15. Willingness to work in a versatile, multi-skilled team work environment.
16. Willingness to serve as a member of an emergency response team.
17. Willingness to work in close proximity with co-workers.

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