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Process Engineer/ Production Supervisor CV

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 17171

List top 5 skills: commissioning engineer, principal processing engineer, production supervisor, senior process, shift supervisor, start-up supervisor
Qualifications and Skills:

2004: Graduated Petrochemical Engineering and Oil Refinery from Algerian Institute of Hydrocarbon & Chemistry (INH).
2006: Graduated Production and Operation Engineer Specialist from Algerian Institute Petroleum (IAP).

Previous Employment Details:

A highly self-motivated, Graduated Petrochemical Engineering and Oil Refinery and Specialist in Production and Operation Currently employed as a Senior/Lead Process Engineer in MLN-CPF- Oil field with experience as Process Engineer Facility /Plant Shift Supervisor/ Commissioning Engineer Facility/ Trainer in a large Central Processing Facility, I would now like to offer my transferrable skills and experience to an innovative, proactive, forward-thinking organisation where I can utilise my background and experience effectively and earn an opportunity for further career development.
I am a confident communicator, able to speak English, French and Arab, hold excellent interpersonal skills and have the ability to rapidly gain trust and respect from both Management and general workforce alike, through my self-motivation, dedication and commitment to the wellbeing of the workforce and the organisation’s continued safety culture success.

Current location: 

Algeria - View on map

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

Oil, Gas and Energy, Manufacturing and Operations

Spoken languages: 

Arabic, english, french

Locations I am interested in working:


Qualifications & Attainments

2004: Graduated Petrochemical Engineering and Oil Refining from Algerian Institute of Hydrocarbon & Chemistry (INH).

2006: Graduated Production and Operation Engineer Specialist from Algerian Institute Petroleum (IAP).

Significant Commissioning Startup and Operational experience, proven experience in oil and gas facility Operation and De-bottlenecking. Identify existing and future bottlenecks and generating robust proposals and prioritized plan to improve capacity.

Experience in competence and assessment of operations personnel in Oil & Gas Production facility, Mentoring and coaching national team, Experience working with multi-national work forces, Demonstrated leadership and communication skills and the ability to work with and develop a national workforce. To provide operations data in FEED type of projects in support of the development of new and existing oil, gas and water handling facilities and Specialties: Extensive Onshore Oil and Gas production experience, Plant Commissioning ,Start-up & Operations, LPG Treatment, LNG Facility, Natural Gas Refining, Cryogenics system ,OJT ,Management Of Change(MOC)

Career Summary

Senior Process at Sonatrach JV Pertamina Algeria, MLN Oil and Gas Field
December 23, 2013 – Present

• Supervise and co-ordinate all Process Engineers working in the Process discipline group;

• Developed and maintained a quality design threshold for the Process discipline through use of understandable quality procedures and standards used by the client, or to agree industry standards;

• Elaborate Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID);

• Perform hydraulic and thermal calculations on piping systems, in steady state and transient operation;

• Handled FEED Engineer and developed their deliverables, Participation with real contribution during performance of optimisation studies by FEED of projects in support of the development of new and existing oil, gas and water.

• Technical quality of calculations;

• Reviews such as P&IDs, HAZOP& other Safety reviews…

• Produce studies into operational problems and process engineering issues

• Identify and instigate facility improvements: Plant Optimization; Existing and Future Bottlenecks and generating robust proposals.

• Overseeing operations from the wellhead, through oil & gas gathering system to oil & gas processing and compression facilities.

• Management of Change (MOC), Crude Oil Production, Facility Management, Support Group Technical Authorities with daily operational analysis.

• To provide engineering, analytical, and reporting support

• Coordinate to provide QRA, JSA, PTW, safety & environmental issue and Operations Procedure, for field activities

Production Supervisor at Sonatrach JV Conoco Phillips Algeria, MLN Oil and Gas Field
May 26, 2013 – December 23, 2013

• Supervise and control plant facilities & operations for processing crude oil and gas

• Process trouble shootings, planning and targets.

• Plan, direct and maintain inventory of production chemicals at the field.

• Monitor performance of all facilities and equipment to achieve safe and efficient operation of plant facilities, utilities, safety and emergency equipment

• Coordinate with Maintenance Superintendent Work Plan, monitor and assist in the activities to minimize or prevent disruption to plant operation during planned or unplanned maintenance work.

• Knowledge and enforcement of all company regulations and safety procedures to ensure high safety standard.

• Record and maintain data and events related to production, plant condition and downtime and take the lead in the LPO (Lost Production Opportunity) reporting.

• Respond to emergencies as part of the Emergency Response Team. Carry out all responsibilities, audits etc. as required by Safety Management System

• Ensure continuous review and appraise that new techniques and required practices are implemented and maintained at facilities.

• Attend planning meetings and review the plan for production optimization and coordinate work activities to have the least impact on production and safety on the plant

• Liaise closely with the onsite engineering group for production optimization

• Ensure adherence to the supplied Reservoir Management Plan at working level and ensure the reservoir integrity is maintained through strict compliance

• Assist in well test data collation and provide the Operations Manager with accurate reports

• Take the lead in proving all Production related reports at the facility

• Familiarize with Operation Management System, example SAP etc.

• Stand in as Operations Manager as required

Shift Supervisor & Principal Processing Engineer at Sonatrach JV Hess Algeria, Gas Compression, Re-injection Centre, El Gassi Oil and Gas Field
August, 2009 – May, 2013

• Receive work instructions from the Senior Process Engineer to provide day-to-day follow-up on the process parameters of the unit of assignment.

• Work with the Operations personnel and Business Team in the unit of assignment to follow-up on all process engineering aspects.

• Define guidelines and process adjustments for unit’s processes optimization, define and check on window operation limits, and follow-up and throughputs.

• Liaise with the Inspection Division to follow-up on field troubleshooting operations and ensure that all related activities are in accordance with process engineering principles and industry best practices.

• Coordinate with the Operation, Laboratory, and Planning.

• Participate in conducting internal inspections on the unit’s equipment prior to start-up, and assist in the start-up of new units, shutdown and process inspection activities.

• Work with the Technical Engineer to identify scope of work for new projects in the unit of assignment, develop relevant feasibility studies, and prepare Technology Readiness Assessment (TRA).

• Provide technical input to new projects/installations analyses and contribute to the development HAZOPS, QRA, JSA, PFD, PID and MOC

• Prepare technical specifications relating to chemicals.

• Represent the Process Engineering and Technical Studies Divisions within the respective Business Team and actively participate in achieving its objectives.

• Liaise between the Senior Process Engineer and Engineering Contractors to initiate, follow-up and coordinate process design and follow-up on basic engineering studies.

• Work with the Production Units and implement capacity, yield, and efficiency improvement projects. Follow-up on testing and inspection activities, shutdown preparation and execution and tackle all process engineering issues.

• Define and customize unit operating windows instructions for each unit, and design process unit follow-up tools.

• Organize, analyze and prepare reports of test run and check run and determine bottlenecks.

• Ensure maintaining a database of Process Engineering instructions, manuals and activities and ensure that all data are updated and organized for easy reference.

• Prepare regular reports on the Process Engineering services contracts’ progresses and highlight any pending issues or problems.

• Provide input to Catalyst Management processes and chemicals and material follow-up, through adjusting guidelines for catalysts and materials cycles management; following-up and reporting on the cycle; monitoring catalysts, materials and chemicals inventories; liaising with the Material and Services Procurement Division with regards to purchasing new catalyst (or regeneration)/ materials and chemicals.

• Participate in monitoring and evaluating the Liner Programming Model accuracy and ensure accurate yields predictions and utilities consumptions of the designated unit.

• Perform other related duties as assigned by the Senior Process Engineer

Shift Supervisor at Sonatrach JV Hess Algeria, Gas Compression, Re-injection Centre, El Gassi Oil and Gas Field
April, 2007 – August, 2009

• Maintaining the health and safety of our employees and our customers and the protection of the environment and our plant the first priority.

• Supervising the activities of the on shift production team including compliance with all safety requirements and Company procedures and ensuring compliance with target production quantities.

• Participate in any opportunity to enhance safety, upgrade environmental safeguards, and provide for the overall optimization of process operation.

• Ensuring the correct and effective operation of the permit to work system.

• Recording of isolation’s and effective hand over of information to the following shift.

• Playing a key role in the local training and competence assessment programmer.

• Carrying out first line maintenance duties.

• Maintaining and developing communications and working relationships that positively affect asset performance and moral Assisting with accommodating the requirements of specialists, trainees and visitors to the installation contributing to audits / reviews.

• Stand in for the Operations Supervisor as required.

Commissioning Engineer & Start-up Supervisor at Sonatrach JV Hess Algeria, Gas Compression, Re-injection Centre,
January, 2005 – April, 2007 El Gassi Oil and Gas Field

• Engineering & design works i.e. P & ID, HAZOP Review with Project team.

• Pre-commissioning Activity (Pre-commissioning Utility Finalization, Man-Power, Steam Blowing, Air Blowing & Water Flushing Procedure) & Completions and Start Up (CSU) Procedure.

• Turnover Procedure and Schedule for Pre-commissioning & Commissioning.

• Liaising with installation/project engineers and supervising engineering and technical staff ensuring safe working conditions;

• Grade Finalization for Start-up with QA, Discussion with Licensor for Consumption & Quality of Final Products.

• DCS Activity like FAT & SAT (Graphics Review, Sequence Finalization and Loop Check).

• SHEM (Safety, Health, Environment & Management system) implementation

• Coordinator for Risk Based Inspection (RBI) / Risk Centered Maintenance (RCM) activity for Plant

• Finalization of OTS (Operator Training simulator)

• Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Operating Manual Preparation: Preparation & Review team for Plant.

• Safe testing and commissioning of completed installations to achieve the necessary plant performance in accordance with project programmer requirements.

Duties: Commissioning /Start-up activity of entire facility include of crude oil production facility, Gas Compression, Condensate Treatment, Power Generation, Water treatment and Process Utility facilities

Oil field process consists of:

Multiple Pig slug catchers, Low/High pressure separator, Vapor recovery unit, Oil recovery unit, export pumps

The GCR (Gas Compression and Re-injection) project involves the installation of 15 Nuevo Pignone compressors (Boosters, Gas-Lifts and Miscible Flood compressors).