Careers at Mitsui & Co.
Person in Charge - North Perth Basin

Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
MEPAU Technical Support Team
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The Company

Mitsui E&P Australia Pty Ltd (MEPAU) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui & Co. Ltd. We operate as regional headquarters for Mitsui’s oil and gas exploration and production business in Australia and New Zealand. We are in an exciting phase of operational growth in the North Perth Basin and our facilities in Dongara, Western Australia.

The Role

We are seeking an experienced, safety conscious and proactive individual to join our talented team.  Responsible for overseeing operations onsite including associated utilities, safely in accordance with industry best practice, statutory requirements and MEPAU’s management system, policies and procedures.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Implementing & overseeing all HSEQ management systems at site.
  • Ensuring site operations are conducted and maintained safely, with minimal environmental impact and in compliance with statutory and safety case requirements and MEPAU’s management systems.
  • Lead & supervise emergency response at site level.
  • Manage and authorize Permit to Work preparation, execution, reinstatement and commissioning activities.
  • Ensure all HSEQ related incidents are reported in accordance with MEPAU’s management systems.
  • Oversee and supervise contractors.
  • Monitor operational site performance and implement a continuous improvement and collaborative culture.
  • Oversee care & maintenance activities
  • Participate in call-out duty rosters
  • Oversee site training requirements of all operational personnel.

The Person

You will enjoy working within a successful team of talented individuals and bring your own proven experience to the role. You will bring to the role a high level of enthusiasm and reliability. With the ability to work autonomously & collaboratively towards goals you will have the following experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the hydrocarbon industry or related chemical processing industry operations with a focus on gas processing.
  • Cert 4 or above in Process Plant Operations
  • Demonstrable understanding of health & safety and compliance issues and requirements
  • Knowledge of environmental plans, reporting, technical drawings & data management.
  • Maintenance planning and execution experience.
  • Performance driven, strong work ethic
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong personal organisation and time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize and collaborate both autonomously and in a team environment

Desirable Qualifications

  • PMAWHS311 Lead Emergency Teams (or equivalent)
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – TAE40116 (or equivalent)
If you have the experience we are seeking, be sure to include your resume and a covering letter detailing your qualifications and experience.

Please apply via the
Mitsui Careers page:


Be sure to include your resume and a covering letter detailing your qualifications and experience.

 To be eligible for this role Australian Residents only need apply. 

Applications close COB Thursday 25 April 2019.

Please Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. We thank you for your understanding with this decision.


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