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Maintenance Specialist

Maintenance Specialist

  • Location Germany - Lower Saxony - Lingen, Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia - Gelsenkirchen, Netherlands - Europoort - Rotterdam - Refinery
  • Travel required Yes - up to 50%
  • Job category Operations Group
  • Relocation available Negotiable
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 140983BR
  • Experience level Senior
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Job summary

The maintenance work management specialist for refining will be responsible for providing technical expertise, guidance and coaching to refinery personnel on implementation and optimization of all work management process steps. They will monitor refinery work management performance metrics and collaboratively work with refineries to drive compliance to the work process, and support delivery of the refinery maintenance improvement plans. Additionally, they will be responsible for developing and delivering improvements to the central work management process.

Would you like to discover how our hardworking people are owning the way in making energy cleaner and better – and how you can play your part in our outstanding team?

Join our team and advance your career as a
Maintenance Specialist!

In this role you will be:
  • Growing technical and managerial capability within the entire team, including managing personnel planning, training, leadership development, succession plan and recruitment.
  • Drive implementation of the work management process at refineries using a squad-based agile approach.
  • Provide guidance and coaching to refinery personnel as a subject matter expert on work planning, scheduling, and execution.
  • Identify and support the implementation of enhancements to maintenance process, systems, and data.
  • Identify opportunities to simplify current workflows.
  • Drive centralization, while supporting refinery maintenance organizations, through squad-based agile projects.
  • Utilize work management analysis tools (e.g., Celonis, etc.) to understand refinery maintenance performance and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Provide input and support to refinery maintenance improvement plans.
  • Support work management verification.
  • Identify emerging refinery-specific risks associated with work management.
  • Provide capability assurance for individuals in work management roles, and work through refinery management to provide gap closure support.
  • Provide input to the future development of the work management ways of working and the associated supporting documentation.
  • Support communication of changes to the work management process, systems, and data.

To make this happened, you should have:
  • Fluency in English, preferably Good Dutch and/or German knowledge
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 10+ years of maintenance experience, with refining environment being preferred
  • Ability and willingness to travel and spend significate time at refinery locations (approximately 50%, Rotterdam- Gelsenkirchen- Lingen)
  • Strong background and knowledge in oil and gas maintenance / operations.
  • Experience in work management and demonstratable knowledge for the value of robust work identification, validation, planning, scheduling, and documentation.
  • Experience communicating and interfacing with all levels of the company and outside contacts.
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, creative and innovative

Desirable criteria
  • Experience implementing change management programs
  • Proficient in SAP PM
  • Meeting facilitation skills

We recognise the contribution you make to our business with a whole range of benefits including a competitive salary, benefits and work environment for our staff as well as being committed to your ongoing professional development. We provide also phenomenal environment such as inclusive culture, a great work-life balance, and life & health insurance, medical care package.

This position is office based at our central Dutch BP office near our BP Refinery - Europoort Rotterdam. Candidates must be in the possession of transport towards our location. The location can't be reached by public transport.


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