Lead Operations Excellence Engineer | NES Fircroft

Lead Operations Excellence Engineer

  • $0 - $210000 per annum
  • Australia Queensland Brisbane
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
Job Title: Lead Operations Excellence Engineer - Oil and Gas

Location: Brisbane, Australia
Are you an engineering professional with a passion for operational excellence in the Oil and Gas industry? Do you have a proven track record of optimising processes and driving efficiency in complex operational environments? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join a dynamic team as the Lead Operations Excellence Engineer.

Company Overview:
A leading player in the Oil and Gas sector, committed to innovation, sustainability, and excellence in all aspects of our operations. Headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, we operate globally, contributing to the energy needs of the world while prioritising safety, environmental responsibility, and technological advancement.

Position Overview:

As the Lead Operations Excellence Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in enhancing operational efficiency, streamlining processes, and implementing best practices across our Oil and Gas operations. Working closely with cross-functional teams, you will lead initiatives to drive continuous improvement, optimize workflows, and ensure the highest standards of safety and performance.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Process Optimization:
    • Analyse existing processes and identify opportunities for improvement to enhance operational efficiency.
    • Develop and implement strategies to optimize workflows and reduce operational costs.
  2. Continuous Improvement:
    • Lead and facilitate continuous improvement projects, employing Lean and Six Sigma methodologies.
    • Collaborate with teams to drive a culture of innovation and efficiency.
  3. Performance Metrics:
    • Establish and monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) to track and measure operational performance.
    • Implement data-driven approaches to assess and enhance operational effectiveness.
  4. Safety and Compliance:
    • Ensure compliance with industry regulations and company standards.
    • Work closely with HSE teams to integrate safety measures into operational processes.
  5. Team Leadership:
    • Provide leadership and guidance to a cross-functional team of engineers and professionals.
    • Foster a collaborative and results-driven culture within the Operations Excellence team.
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field; advanced degree preferred.
  • Proven experience in operations excellence within the Oil and Gas industry.
  • Strong background in process optimization.
  • 15 years experience in production operations with ideally 5 years at management level.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to influence and drive change.
  • Familiarity with industry regulations and safety standards.
 If you fit the above criteria and the role is of interest please apply directly or reach out for a confidential discussion.

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, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 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.

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