SOCAR Polymer is looking for a Sr. Shift Supervisor


Title: Sr. Shift Supervisor


  • Support implementation of HSE policies and direct team on right behave;
  • Implement safety techniques in accordance with international practice;
  • Support and drive correct implementation of SOP;
  • Review and updated if required site specific instructions and SOP;
  • Support, train and coach local shift supervisors;
  • Train and coach shift personnel on Spheripol / Innovene S technology;
  • Support implementation of operation and safety training matrix;
  • Support implementation of Control of Work process on site, train responsible person on correct way of use system, identification risks and hazards, implementation controls and mitigations;
  • Responsible for implementation of stock level of the required consumables, chemicals;
  • Act as SPA for critical activities at site and direct shift personnel on correct implementation of the program;
  • Support implementation of preparation and handover of equipment to maintenance for repair, inspection and replacement if required;
  • Support and implement effective way of optimization of process and plant effective operation; track quality product; implement cost effective production;
  • Support in activities effective preparation for maintenance of equipment;
  • Identify potential issues on plant, report and develop action plan to overcome issue;
  • Oversee overall plant performance and possibility for improvements;
  • Maintain good housekeeping and promote this way of working;


  • 5-10 years of experience in Oil & Gas / Petrochemical industry
  • Management in chemical manufacturing plant or oil and gas producing facility or onshore gas/oil processing plant
  • Fluent in Azerbaijani and English
  • Fluent in Russian (advantage)
  • Knowledge of relevant safety standards, safety procedures, regulatory rules, particularly in application of Permit to Work system;
  • Understanding and working knowledge of manufacturing techniques;
  • Advanced knowledge of process equipment operation and maintenance;
  • Advance knowledge on petrochemical processing;
  • Advanced knowledge on:
  • production technology, flow diagrams of the polypropylene production plant, process regulations;
  • purpose, device, principle of operation and location of equipment, communications;
  • rules and norms of labor protection and industrial safety;
  • possible hazards in the production activities of the polypropylene production unit;
  • environmental aspects of a polypropylene production unit;
  • fundamentals of economics, organization of production and management;
  • Ability to perform a variety of duties and multi-tasking;
  • Ability to train and coach;
  • Ability to make judgments and decisions;
  • Must be self-motivated and a self-starter;
  • Ability to be made responsible and take accountability;
  • Provide input to budgets;


Interested candidates should follow the link below:

Application closing date: 11 February 2020