Wataniya Group

Control Room Operator

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Job Overview

Position Purpose:

Under supervision control, the activities inside of production department(s) on Bitumen production and control of the parameters in ISBL, and OSBL sections of the plant. Fulfilling the role of control room operator, this role works closely with the Shift engineer & shift supervisor & internal technical staff to provide support for the production of bitumen along with coordination with LAB.
Control Room Operator will support operations by adjusting & controlling parameters for the Biturox process unit and Tankage area also ensuring daily, weekly, and monthly continuous production.

Position Accountabilities:

  • Manage production operations through the control system, establishing priorities and
    sequences for bitumen production.
  • Contribute to the creation and implementation of best practice Production in BBU.
  • Implement the scheduled daily controlling activities for smooth and trouble-free
  • Control the production activities to ensure the quality of products meets specifications.
  • Adjust work procedures and plant parameters as needed for efficiency and flow of
  • Assist in preventive maintenance program (in co-operating with shift supervisor or shift
    engineer) of all plant equipment to ensure operational and safety performance.
  • Review and implement standard operating procedures and best working practices also
    perform other assignments, tasks & duties as assigned by shift engineers or supervisors.
  • Create and maintain a motivating work environment with the QC and production staff.
  • Respond quickly to any emergencies in the Biturox Process Unit (ISBL) and OSBL and
    control them through best practices from the process control room.
  • Ensure that safe work rules and practices are understood, implemented, and consistently
    followed during his work.
  • Implement HSE procedures and processes to achieve an “Accident & Incident” free
  • Ensuring daily, weekly, and monthly continuous production operations and recording all the
    raw material and product quantities for better operation optimization.
  • Participating in daily shift meetings with the shift supervisor and shift engineer.



  • Technical Diploma/ Degree in Chemical or Process Engineering.


  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in Refinery.
  • Previous operational Boardman experience.
  • Experience in Bitumen Blowing Unit (BBU) as a Control Room operator is desired.
  • Familiar with Biturox, Production, and Operation.
  • Previous success in supervision positions related to Poerner License Units is strongly desired.


  • Strong teamwork and logical thinking skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Able and willing to collaborate in a team environment and exercise independent judgment
  • Knowledge of safety laws and regulations.
  • Strong knowledge of oil and gas practices and operations.
  • Certified in multiple categories in BBU Plant Production.

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