Control Room Operator

Clarendon Parker Bahrain

- Manama, Bahrain
Posted In 8/9/2013
Job Description
Purpose of the job:
To control the Power generation and desalination plant process by monitoring and operating various systems from the central control room in such a way that they are operated following safe practices and approved procedures as well as in communication with relevant parties to achieve best efficiency technically and commercially.
Dispatch the Power and Water generating units to buyer demands and comply with Power and Water Purchase regulations as well as to make necessary communications
2. Monitor process parameters, respond to Process alarms, warnings and events in DCS and initiate corrective action.
3. Carry out start-up and shut-down operation of the Gas Turbine / Desalination units and associated equipments following approved procedures and operating instructions.
4. Identify failed systems / components, initiate preliminary investigations and then raise a work request
5. Undertake the role of an incident controller when asked to do so.
6. Issuing of confirmed safety documents on obtaining necessary authorisation.
7. Carry out event analysis by interpreting events, process logics and process diagrams
8. Follow-up and coordination of maintenance activities for its timely and efficient completion.
9. Undertake any special assignments pertaining to plant operations as delegated time to time by the superiors

Key relationships:
This job require active interaction with the following positions:
1. Field Operator
2. Control Room Supervisor
3. Shift Charge Engineer
4. Dispatch control desk
5. Maintenance Engineers and Technicians
Shift Chemist

Job Category

Job Requirements


Min: 5 Years

Career Level


Job Type

Full Time


3 Open Positions





Degree Level

Postgraduate Diploma

Faculty / Institute



Mechanical Power Engineering





Residence Location




Own a Car


Have Driving License


Job Skills
1. Good knowledge on Combined Cycle / Cogeneration Power and Desalination Plant engineering as acquired from plant specific documentation.
2. In depth knowledge of Plant lay out and operation of various field equipment
3. Good understanding of various DCS modules, its functions and system monitoring.
4. Capable to understand technical documentation, logic diagrams and P&ID
5. Possess authorization as designated person and Issuer as per HPC safety rules.
6. Fully conversant with Fire safety and Incident management.
7. Adequate knowledge in Maintenance management system MAXIMO
8. Adequate knowledge in handling Electronic data logger
9. Good command over oral and written English language.
10. Good knowledge in MS office based computer applications.
10. Minimum of 5 years experience at field operator level and 1 year as assistant control room operator (experience is commensurate with qualification)
11. Advanced diploma in engineering or equivalent
About The Company

Established in 2003, Clarendon Parker Bahrain is an International Recruitment Specialist Consultancy based in Bahrain’s Seef Business District. We specialise in mid to senior level professional, managerial, technical recruitment and staffing solutions in Bahrain and beyond. Our multinational team of consultants are experienced professionals within the fields they represent. Each consultant brings strong industry links and knowledge to better understand your business requirements. We know the market and we know our candidates!

Our team of dedicated consultants specialise in the following industries:

Accounting, Finance & Banking
Logistics & Customer Service
Secretarial & Administration
Human Resources & Recruitment
Engineering & Construction
Marketing & PR
Oil and Gas

The current range of services includes permanent and temporary recruitment, recruitment advertising campaigns, employee satisfaction surveys, state-of-the-art web-based recruitment technology and HR consulting services relating to recruitment processes and activities.

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