SONATRACH, Module Processing Plant , Hassi Rmel, Algeria
July to Present: Panel Operator "DCS Foxboro"
Controls and monitors via terminals and alarms from DCS and PLC, for gas plants to insure safe
and efficient operation and to ensure production targets are met in terms of quality and quantity.
Plant starts up, controlled shutdown and routine job, start up after a Process Shutdown or
Routine contacts with Safety & Fire, Maintenance, Laboratory & Operations personnel at own or
slightly higher level, to exchange information relating to own work and training of newly recruited
September to June : Senior Operator
Checks and observes on an ongoing basis, the proper functioning of assigned plant and
equipment by reading gauges, levels, amperages and recording such findings on a log sheet, identifying
the equipment, the specific reading and time and date of occurrence.
Informs the Supervisor or Panel Operator of any unusual observations such a noise, spillage,
critical gauge readings and leakages, and makes process adjustments in accordance with instructions
from the Panel Operator.
Assist in the preparation for maintenance of assigned equipment in accordance with Daily
Instructions by performing a number of preparatory activities such as purging of vessels, closing of
valves, draining of pumps and cooling down heaters.
July to September : Rover Operator
Monitors equipment functioning, observes temperature, level, and flow gauges, and performs
regular unit checks, in order to ensure that all equipment is operating as it should.
Adjust temperature, pressure, vacuum, level, flow rate, and/or transfer of gas to maintain
processes at required levels or to correct problems.
Starts ups, shutdowns, isolates and regulates area equipment flows as instructed.
Acts as first line intervention in case of leaks and injury, first Line fire fighter at his assigned area