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Chevron Corporation Turbomachinery I&C Engineer in Perth 1 The Esplanade, Australia

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Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies and has been present in Australia for 70 years. Chevron Australia operates the Gorgon and Wheatstone LNG projects; manages an equal one-sixth interest in the North West Shelf Venture; operates Australia’s largest onshore oilfield on Barrow Island; and delivers quality fuel products and services across Australia through the Caltex brand.

At Chevron Australia, we believe humanity can solve any challenge – including meeting the world’s energy needs of today, while advancing a cleaner energy tomorrow.

about the role

Chevron Australia has an exciting opportunity for a Turbomachinery Instrument & Controls (I&C) Engineer to join the team. Reporting to the Turbomachinery Manager this permanent role will be based in Chevron’s new building at One The Esplanade.

We are seeking for an I&C Engineer to provide daily operational support for Gas Turbines and LNG compression equipment across the Gorgon and Wheatstone assets. The ideal candidate will work with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and our controls & instrumentation stakeholders to develop procedures and provide regular assessments of the current condition of equipment. They will also respond to anomalies proactively, thus preventing equipment issues and trips.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Perform Root Cause Analysis (RCA) following events and facilitate resulting Operations & Maintenance (O&M) improvement processes.

  • Drive trip reduction and reliability improvement process.

  • Manage rotating equipment I&C component obsolesce and control system upgrade requirements to prevent machinery operation interruptions.

  • Own the “Management of Change” process associated with the I&C changes to the turbomachinery to ensure quality and completion timeliness.

  • Provide on-site support during maintenance events or as required.

    about you

We know our greatest resource is the ingenuity, creativity, and innovation of our people. Applications from motivated, talented individuals with a keen interest in the energy industry are encouraged.

To be considered for this role, applicants should have:

  • Experience working with Gas Turbines and large compression equipment.

  • Proven expertise of GE Mk6e, CCC and Bentley Nevada machinery control systems

  • Demonstrated ability to perform RCA work for complex events and well versed in reliability improvement initiatives.

  • Assumes ownership of issues and brings a ‘can do’ attitude to solving problems.

  • A team player who operates with high integrity and has a desire to share expertise and ideas freely to build capability in others.

    what we can offer you

Everything we do at Chevron is guided by our values and our commitment to The Chevron Way ( . At the heart of The Chevron Way is our vision to be the global energy company most admired for its people, partnership, and performance.

Participate in world-leading energy projects, advance your professional development and expand your career within an inclusive, collaborative and high-performing workplace.

A career with Chevron offers the following:

  • A commitment to supporting work-life balance with flexible working arrangements, optional hybrid working model including remote and in-office working, and a compressed working week (nine-day fortnight).

  • Our new building at One The Esplanade offers gym, end of trip facilities, intuitive office design technology and a variety of spaces for you to work in a way that best suits.

  • Access to best-in-class learning, development and coaching programs to support you in accelerating your career.

  • The opportunity to collaborate with people outside of your workgroups by joining one of our employee networks. Employee Networks are groups of employees focused on the following dimensions of diversity: gender, race, sexual orientation, age, disability, military service, and nationality.

  • Health and wellness offerings including gap-free GP services, fitness classes, gym access and mental health support. More benefit details can be found here.

    diversity, equity & inclusion statement

Chevron Australia values inclusivity and promotes a workplace that actively seeks to welcome contributions from all people. We encourage people of all abilities, genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, diverse cultures, and backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ identities, and all age groups to apply.

Chevron is committed to building a safe and respectful workplace where everyone is valued for their contribution to our energy future.

how to apply

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Applications close at 11:59pm AWST on 27 September 2023

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Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company's operations. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif. More information about Chevron is available at

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.