Control Centre Operator

Plains is looking for a highly motivated team player to work in our multi-console control centre.  This is a dynamic environment where the successful candidate will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of all Plains’ pipelines and related facilities.      


·  Willing to work in a 12 hour rotational shift environment;

·  Control and monitor pipeline operations including flows, pressures and temperatures at various stations;

·  Diagnose potential problems and respond to alarm conditions as they occur;

·  Coordinate operational activities and equipment status; and

·  Interface with schedulers on pumping orders and volumes.


·  Minimum Grade 12 with technical post-secondary education is preferred;

·  2 – 5 years SCADA based control systems experience in the Oil & Gas industry is preferred;

·  Must successfully complete Operator Qualification testing (COBRA) relevant to this position;

·  Possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work as a team player with minimal supervision;  

·  Strong attention to detail and the ability to take initiative or accept direction;

·  Working knowledge of MS Office applications or similar, and

·  Permanent residency within 60 kms of the Control Centre is a condition of employment.        

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume prior to July 22, 2019.

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