Turnaround Operator

  • Competitive
  • Canada Alberta Gibbons
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry.

Our valued client is recruiting Turnaround Operators near Gibbons, AB.  As a TA Operator, you will support the shut-down and start-up activities, with new and existing equipment. 

  • Issue work permits to maintenance and other contractors for piping and equipment repairs and alterations (ensuring work is safe to commence.)
  • Identify all operational preparations (e.g. isolations) required prior to work commencing.
  • Ensure Work Permits are clearly reflective of what precautions needed to be taken during the work, including use of safety equipment and Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Support Operations field activities (process unit activities).
  • Maintain daily shift permit logs and performing proper shift handovers as required.
  • Maintain, file, and store hard copy materials per company procedures.

  • Minimum ABSA 4th Class Power Engineering required.
  • Minimum 5+ years Process Operating Experience.
  • Previous experience in Refinery/Upgrader, commissioning, Turnaround, and start-up activities.
  • Willingness to work a rotating shift schedule, including nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Safety conscious attitude.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license (abstract of driving record required).

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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