HKN Energy Ltd

Loading Assistant

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Job Details



Job Title Loading Assistant Work Schedule Equal Rotation
Department Production Work Location HKN Sarsang Block, Dohuk Kurdistan Region of Iraq – HKN’s Sites
Reports to HKN Production Facilities Manager Transportation As per Company Policy
Subordinates   Accommodation Shared Accommodation (camp)
Employment Type Fixed-Term Application Deadline March 24, 2024
Start Date ASAP Other details Three months’ Probation


About Us:

HKN Energy Ltd. is a privately held, independent energy company with oil exploration and production operations in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI).

HKN Energy is located in the prolific Zagros fold and thrust belt of Northern Kurdistan. We have a highly experienced, diverse team with work experience in over 80 different countries. HKN Energy is committed to building a company culture that is guided by its Core Values of Integrity, Respect, Excellence, Commitment, and Teamwork.

Position Summary:

Loading Assistant is field position under HKN Well Process Facility Supervisor supervision, working 2 weeks On/Off.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overseeing safe loading operations at Swara Tika Facilities and unloading operations at the designated offloading Terminal, witness the custody transfer of crude oil under direction of HKN Wellsite Supervisor.
    Responsible for inspecting oil tankers for safety.
  • Ensures that HKN’s policies and procedures are followed.
  • Responsible for administrative work associated with witnessing custody transfer that includes but is not limited to stamping bills of lading, entering data into an Excel spreadsheet, filing, scanning bills of lading and loading tankers.
  • Will rotate between HKN site facilities and or designated unloading Terminal (rotational periods)
    Ability to Work in hot and cold climates and in remote locations, accommodation at remote site camp location.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Excellent computer skills, i.e., MS Excel, MS Office, Outlook and MS Visio.
  • Communicate fluently both verbally and in writing in the English languages, Kurdish, and Arabic.
  • Prepare daily report logs.
  • Previous experience working at an oil and gas facility essential.
  • Numerate university degree an advantage
  • Previous experience working in a tanker loading operation essential.
  • Processing plant experience an advantage.


Physical Requirements:

  • Must have the physical abilities to carry out the functions of the job description.


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