Senior Utilities Technologist

Shell - Singapore - Pulau Bukom

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Job ID 62727BR

Shell Singapore Pulau Bukom is a large complex refinery and petrochemicals complex, with a crude/condensate processing capacity of 500,000 bbl/d and ethylene production capacity of 1,100 kt/yr. 
Bukom Refinery Production Team is organised into 6 Production Units (PUs) and supported by associated Technology, Maintenance and Engineering personnel. Together they formed the core members of the PU Delivery Team, which is led by the Production Unit Manager.
PU6 is the Energy & Utility assets of the integrated refinery & petrochemical site and is spread across the different locations on Besar and Ular Islands. This includes utility generation and distribution technology (steam, condensate, compressed air etc), flare and fuel systems, energy efficiency monitoring / improvement / benchmarking, fuel and emissions monitoring and reporting, basic data tracking as well as the energy and third party contract management and CO2 monitoring. The team furthermore supports the refinery organization on both short term operational issues as well as on projects. The site will continue to ensure that it is cost competitive as energy cost is the single biggest cost item impacting Bukom’s Gross Margin performance and hence bringing organizational focus to the integrated energy & utility operation is critical to Bukom’s continued financial performance.

The Utility Technologist position presently posted will, in first instance, be responsible for provision of process safety & technological support to the Demin, Boiler Feed Water, Steam and Condensate systems. The Technologist supports operational excellence from a technology point of view on a daily basis. He/she is the technological conscience for the systems, works with operation to ensure the unit is operated optimally within the operating window and works on systematic improvement. The steam and related systems have their specific challenges. As a result of the integration of the steam systems in the refinery and ethylene cracker complex, it is of the utmost importance that the robustness and quality of the steam system and balances is guaranteed at all times.

The job content will, depending on the candidate’s profile and other expected staff changes in the Technology department, be extended with responsibilities around the site’s utilities systems for example the site utilities optimization, effluent water treatment, utility masterplanning and/or energy efficiency improvement related activities and responsibilities.

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Company Description

Shell is one the largest foreign investors in Singapore and began operations in 1891. Today, we have more than 3,200 employees in Singapore alone. The Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site today is the largest Shell refinery in the world in terms of crude distillation capacity, which makes Singapore a key regional supply and trading centre for Shell in the East. Singapore is the largest petrochemical production and export centre in the Asia Pacific region. Shell Jurong Island (SJI) manufactures petrochemicals to meet the fast-growing demand for these products in the region. We also have one of the largest single-branded retail networks in Singapore, providing customers with a wide range of quality products and services. When you join Shell in Singapore, you can count on our commitment to help you thrive and propel your career by means of our industry-leading development programme and our available and unrivalled pool of local and global experts. Our numerous global and local skill pools as well as our diversity are key to our success and continuing innovation.

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  • Post Date
    Jan 24, 2018
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  • Relocation Eligible
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