Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: Production Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Located in region: North America


Petroplan is actively recruiting for a Senior Production Engineer on behalf of a Houston based Oil & Gas company focusing on international offshore assets. This role will require a driven, self starter who feels at home working as part of a multi-disciplinary team in a fast moving environment.

Given the company's Latin American assets we are looking for a bilingual professional who can speak fluently, read and write Spanish. In addition to this, strong experience in Nodal Analysis, well surveillance and flow assurance will be highly beneficial. Regular international travel will be required.



- B.S. Engineering Degree (Master's preferred)
- 10+ years' of production engineering experience
- Experience with offshore development projects, ideally in Latin America
- Field and office based experience working for an oil & gas operating company
- The ability to speak, read and write Spanish fluently
- Sour gas production experience
- Prior work with carbonate reservoirs
- Experience with Electric Submersible Pumps (ESPs)

**Please note at this time we can only accept applications from Engineers with the right to work in the US without Sponsorship**

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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