The Engineering Functional Learning Director (FLD) manages the capability development agenda for BP Upstream Engineering. This includes partnering with HR Business partners to define, communicate and implement to the long-term health of Engineering capability, including learning development and delivery. In addition, the Engineering FLD supports BP Group Engineering learning and development needs.
This position also has a very important role in setting the strategy and pushing sustainable implementation of simulation technology, including Multi-purpose Dynamic Simulators (MPDS, aka Operator Training Simulators or OTS), which have a large engineering content. These simulators have been shown to have enormous benefits for both developing and accessing staff capability along with improving designs of plants - with additional future potential benefits on remote plant operations support.