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Senior Field Operator (Wellhead Maintenance)

United Arab Emirates - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Construction, Commissioning & Operations - Secondary School

you a driven, independent and dedicated Individual and interested in joining
the team of our client in Dubai?

Feel free to contact

Deepti Nair, Account manager

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About this role

The Senior Field operator is responsible for the operation of existing wells, and other field facilities. The Senior Field operator will support both field operators and field supervisor in field operation duties/responsibilities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supervise contractors during well intervention operations in coordination with field supervisor;
  • Supervise contractors performing job across the field;
  • Identify, lead and carry out maintenance work on wellheads & flowlines;
  • Represents field department in maintenance and planning meetings;
  • Contribute to a high standard of HSE performance by following HSE standards at all times, including the prompt reporting of any safety or environmental hazards or incidents, by actively participating in the STOP program;
  • Quantify potential issues and inform field manager and coordinate with other team members;
  • Responsible to carry out toolbox talks for all jobs performed across the field;
  • Responsible to update field daily reports;
  • Responsible to update field changes in operation;
  • Provide support for other Maintenance and Project teams while executing jobs in field areas;
  • Visually inspect well sites flow lines and other field facilities;
  • Prepare Daily Work Permits , monitor and check daily field work permits and work progress;
  • Raise necessary SAP notifications in coordination with field operators and field supervisor;
  • Covers for field supervisor during leave or emergency;
  • Covers for the dayshift field operator during leave or emergency.

About you


  • High School graduate or equivalent formal education;
  • Five years in oil /gas field experience and significant experience around pressures over 5000 psi;
  • Working knowledge of safety practices for high-pressure well fluids;
  • Sr. Field operator must have strong analytical skills and differentiate between a minor problem which can be dealt with without an interruption to operation or a major problem which requires production/injection shut in and resulting loss of production revenue and or loss of gas supply;
  • Capable of precise oral and written communication in the English Language and accurate understanding of the same.
  • Good planner / organizer, team player;
  • U.A.E. Driver’s License is must. Alternatively your driving license should be transferable.

What we offer

Brunel is market leader in staffing and recruitment
of highly skilled people in the global Oil & Gas industry. Brunel Energy
operates from its own international network of more than 109 branch offices in
40 countries. Our objective is to provide excellence to our contractors and
clients in all aspects of our service and bring together your ambitions and all
major Oil & Gas companies. Whether regional, national or even
international, we can find the perfect job and provide excellent support.

Attractive Package and Benefits awaits successful

About us

Our client is a government owned oil and company. Build your career as a Senior Field Operator (Wellhead Maintenance) as you participate in some of the most challenging
projects / tasks.


  • Vacancy number: PUB158922
  • Location: United Arab Emirates
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Secondary School
  • Area of Expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Closing date: Friday, May 25, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Deepti Nair

Account manager Brunel Energy UAE Abu Dhabi

+971 2 634 7287

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