Energy and petrochemical operations

Energy and chemical plant operators monitor, control, and maintain machinery and equipment at industrial sites such as power stations.

Job overview 

Operators may do some or all of the following.

  • Run processes that produce power, fuel, or processed chemical products
  • Check, adjust, and maintain plant equipment, and report faults or problems
  • Follow standard operating procedures, and health and safety guidelines
  • Interpret digital and analogue displays on equipment to keep detailed records of plant operations 
  • Take samples of products or waste for laboratory testing

We have programmes for you to upskill, whether you’re a new operator or used to working in steam, geothermal or boiler environments.

Skills and experience 

  • Efficient
  • Accurate, with an eye for detail
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Safety-conscious 
  • Able to identify and solve problems

Jobs on offer

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