Operation Engineer


  • Delivering operational input to the Project
  • Ensure that relevant deliveries from Operation have the right quality with focus on safe and cost effective solutions
  • Proactive participation in development of Project according to priorities
  • Contribute to good co-operation throughout the Project
  • Producing documents for preparation for operation
  • Contribute to operational excellence through provision of professional expertise and engineering services within Operations discipline
  • Provide technical advice and recommendations within the Operation discipline, and ensure necessary involvement from Team Lead
  • Proactively facilitate for safe and cost effective focus in all work, and provide technically sound contributions in accordance with Regulatory Requirements, Company Standards and good engineering practice
  • Exercise professional representation of the Operation discipline towards all internal and external stakeholders.
  • Monitor industry developments within the Operation discipline and promote technological/operational innovations in support of Company goals, strategies and values.
  • Maintain and develop personal technical expertise and skill-set within the Subsea discipline, including Regulatory Requirements and Company Standards.


  • BSC or other relevant education


  • Minimum 10 years of experience from the Petroleum industry, and 5 years of experience within Operations.
  • Project experience is preferable
  • IT SKILLS: Ability to learn and make use of Project software (PIMS, Assai, Workmate, AvevaNet, SAP,  Synergi, SharePoint, MS Office)

Personal qualities:

  • Good communication skills both English and Norwegian with the ability to interact and develop good working relationships across the organization.
  • Systematically analyze & approach issues, with the ability to prioritize and solve problems in order to deliver results in a timely and accurate manner.

Responsibilities and work tasks:

  • Exhibit a sound knowledge of discipline, the organization’s systems, and provide a satisfactory level of competence in identified behaviours and skills required.
  • Work independently, provide recommendations on local/regional issues and work/interact with other internal/external departments.
  • Initiate planning, organizing, and prioritizing.
  • Provide guidance within area of expertise to less senior staff
  • Exhibit strong teamwork, communication, attention to details and problem solving skills.
  • Contribute in ensuring compliance with both regulations and company procedures, and handle non-conformities as required;
  • Identify risks to people and the environment, and mitigate them so they are as low as reasonably practicable;
  • Proactively identify ways to continuously improve HSE performance;
  • Stop any job that may harm people or the environment; and
  • Transfer experiences, good and bad, which could lead to continuous improvement of HSE performance.

Contact information

Runar Thorsen
Advisor Consultancy Services
M: +47 918 56 733


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