Shift Operator - Oil & Gas

Shift Operator - Oil & Gas

Job Title: Shift Operator - Oil & Gas
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH10846_1499776845
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 11, 2017 13:40

Job Description

Shift Operator - Oil & Gas
Competitive Salary + Benefits

Astute are looking for a Shift Operator to join the Operations Team on an Oil Terminal in Cheshire.

Reporting to the Operations Superintendent you will be responsible for the safe and efficient operations of a 24/7 facility, overseeing control, receipt, handling, storage and delivery of petroleum products.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Operations Superintendent, as Shift Operator, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing a safe and efficient terminal operations which includes pipeline receipts, tank to tank transfer, road tanker receipts and road tanker loading.
  • Adhere to Terminal operation site safety rules and highlight any areas for improvement/amendment
  • Comply with on site safety rules and participate in SHE audits
  • Achieve Senior Authorised Person status for permits, gas testing and isolation checking.
  • Ensure all site records are accurately completed and maintained as per company policy

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Apprentice trained or C&G Level 3 minimum in an Engineering discipline
  • Previous experience working to shift and in a 24/7 Operating environment
  • Able to carry out first line maintenance
  • H&S qualification and worked to a Safe Systems of Work process (Permit to work, RAMS, incident control etc)

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Completive Salary + Benefts
  • Opportunity to work for a leading O&M Provider

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.