Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Assistant Manager Production
Published on: 06/30/20

Middle East
Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking to hire Assistant Production Manager for a chemical plant with one of its client who is a repeuted operating company.

Location: Doha, Qatar

Assistant Production manager will have responsibilities but are limited to the following,

·        Plan, manage and lead a team of supervisors and operators to ensure production by maximum utilization of the feedstock to bring adequate profits to the company by ensuring safe operation of the units with on-spec products and minimum adverse impacts to health, safety and environment.

·        In line with the Production department look ahead plan to meet local and export market demand.

·        Responsible for optimal operation of chemical plant processes, process troubleshooting and enhancement of product yields with min losses.

·        Plant Operation 

·        Knowledge in quality of product & intermediate products.

·        Knowledge in safety procedures during normal and emergency situations

·        Production Planning (Raw Material & product)

·        Approve start-up, shutdown, emergency, critical operating procedures

·        Ability to identify safety and production critical equipment

·        Knowledge in unit performance monitoring, optimization, troubleshooting

·        Participate in studies on modifications to the existing operating facilities

·        Coordinate with company projects directorate, engineering companies, vendors, process licensors, etc.

·        Review stock status of chemicals and catalyst.

·        procurement of catalyst



Basic skills:

·        Read, Write, Speak English

·        Degree in Chemical Engineering

·        Minimum 15 years experience in the Oil & Gas industry

·        Minimum 10 years in a LAB (Linear Alkyl Benzene) or Similar

· Petrochemical plant at a senior Supervisory level

IMS & PSM system Skills:

·        Knowledge in QHSE Standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & OSHAS 18001

·        Knowledge in Energy standard ISO 50001

·        Participate in departmental process safety (PSM)

·        Participate in safety mock drills

·        Participate in Internal & external audit

·        Control of Non-conformities (NC)

·        Corrective & preventive action

Financial Skills:

·        Prepare & utilize Operating Expenditure (OPEX) and Capital Expenditure (CAPEX)

·        Prepare & approve routine & non-routine Contracts / agreements

·        Certify Services utilized and Invoices for payments

·        Wide perspective with respect to Petrochemical plant Economics

Computer Skills:

·  MS Office, Outlook Email, SAP, LIMS