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Production Operator

IGas Energy plc
Based at our Northern Operating Sites (namely Sudbrooke (Lincoln) region - The role will require travel between our Lincolnshire sites which cover Sudbrooke, Gainsborough and surrounding areas
£27 -30K dependent upon experience
Closing date
24 Aug 2022

Job Details

Job Title: Production Operator

Department: Production

Division/Location: Based at our Northern Operating Sites (namely Sudbrooke (Lincoln) region - The role will require travel between our Lincolnshire sites which cover Sudbrooke, Gainsborough and surrounding areas

Reports to: Area Superintendent

Shift Work – 7/7 (12 hour shifts) Including nights (07:00 – 19:00 / 19:00 /07:00)

Functional Role & Responsibilities:

  • To demonstrate exceptional safety awareness and leadership, coaching others to ensure safety, efficiency and compliance are maintained or improved at all times.
  • To conduct all routine operational activities that are necessary to maintain the safe operation of the facilities whilst minimising any production downtime.
  • To optimise production through the adoption of the best practice and the proactive identification and resolution of problems and / or opportunities with the facilities.
  • To conduct fault finding investigative techniques to establish the cause of upsets to normal operations.
  • To perform accurate monitoring and recording of all data and information associated with safe and compliant operations.
  • To maintain good communication across all areas of the operation ensuring that all information handover is conducted effectively.
  • Oversee the control of work process ensuring that all work is performed safely and is compliant with company policy, operational procedures and practices.
  • Oversee the preparation of the production processes for maintenance and well service activities and the safe reinstatement on completion of the works.
  • Adopt flexible working arrangements to ensure that the operation is adequately supported both during normal and outside of normal working hours.
  • On request take part and / or contribute in the incident investigation process.
  • Actively support project construction & commissioning activities including the supervision of vendors, contractors or discipline specialists.
  • Carry out all activities as required by the IMS.
  • Maintain an emergency response role in support of company policy.
  • Responsible for conducting operational activities in compliance with the company Major Accident Hazard (MAH) processes and procedures.


  • Team worker with the ability to work independently.
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic.
  • Demonstrable problem solving and decision making skills.
  • Skilled and experienced in oil & gas operations is desirable.
  • A strong HSE knowledge and skillset is preferred.
  • Computer literate and familiar with the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Ability to communicate effectively through spoken and written methods.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Knowledgeable in control of work processes. 

Other Comments:

  • This role reports directly to the Area Superintendent and is Responsible for monitoring the well site operations on a day-to-day basis while adjusting controls and instrumentation to maintain a safe and efficient operation.

In addition to training, we offer a competitive salary and discretionary bonus opportunity commensurate with the skills and knowledge required to deliver the challenges of this role. As well as an attractive benefits package of private medical insurance, income protection,  life assurance and pension scheme.  

If this position is of interest to you then please send a copy of your CV, together with a covering letter detailing why you believe you are a suitable candidate either via the below form.

Please only apply if you are suitably located to these roles.


About Us

IGas Energy is a British energy company. We currently produce c.2,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day from c.100 sites across the country, with significant potential yet to be delivered from our assets.

IGas has played a key role in Britain’s onshore energy production; safely exploring, developing and producing onshore oil and gas at our sites for over three decades. Our management and technical teams have many years of experience in onshore energy production and most live and work in the communities in which we operate.

IGas is now bringing its experience into renewable energy as part of the transition to net zero in 2050. The Company acquired a geothermal business - GT Energy - in 2020 and is seeking to develop the production of hydrogen at a number of its existing sites.

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Barfield Lane, Off Wragby Road
Ln2 2QU

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