July 19, 2024

Instrument Operator Job

Job Title: Instrument Operator

Ref No: 2019-15812

Project: Total

Location: Culzean Platform, UKNS

Duration: Permanent

Start Date: ASAP


Worley is currently recruiting for an Instrument Operator for an ongoing contract to join our offshore team on the Culzean Platform


We are looking for a highly motivated candidate, typically from an Instrument Maintenance background who would like to progress into a dual Instrument/Operations role


Key aims and objectives:

  • Under the direction of the Production Supervisor, complete operations tasks and Instrument Maintenance activities as dictated by the integrated asset plan. This is done in accordance with legislative requirements, company health, safety, environmental, integrity and other relevant standards and client values.

Role Requirements: 

  • Execution of planned and breakdown Instrument Maintenance activities and verification assurance activities in line with maintenance work management processes, including the raising of relevant work permits
  • Investigation of losses to ensure underlying causes of failures are understood and that action is taken to avoid repetition, whilst consistently fostering a culture of production excellence
  • Maintain accurate and appropriate maintenance records and ensure that the data is entered into the appropriate information management systems
  • Preparation of process and equipment isolation and Permits within the electronic Control of Work system in accordance with relevant procedures
  • Complete process daily activities and maintain records and logs sheets, using the appropriate information management systems, including completion of a full and comprehensive handover detailing all relevant information in accordance with Company procedures
  • Execute duties as specified in the emergency response procedures or as directed by the OIM
  • Commit to client Competence Assurance System and undertake any training and assessment required for the role
  • Sufficient understanding of process safety and major accident hazard management to effectively contribute and influence business decisions impacting process safety
  • Participate as a member of the Offshore Operations team in delivering client performance against targets

Person Spec

All candidates should hold the following Qualifications & certification:

  • CompEX 01 – 04
  • N/SVQ Level 3 / 4 Year Apprenticeship / Modern Apprenticeship / College Qualification in Instrumentation
  • Approved Offshore Medical

Ideally, candidates will also have the following experience:

  • Experience of North Sea offshore production operations, with knowledge of operations and instrument & control maintenance practices applicable to offshore oil and gas, associated technical standards, processes and relevant legislation.
  • Experience in the control and use of Safe Systems of Work (PTW) procedures