Company: Cammach Bryant Limited
Skills: Chemist
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

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.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom


Our Client is looking for a Production Chemist, on a contract basis, location in Aberdeen.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Proactively provide specialist advice on oilfield production chemistry and flow assurance related matters to prevent operational upsets and solve problems
  • Manage the performance of production chemicals on company facilities, maintain associated chemical management documentation and assure injection compliance in the field
  • Develop direct laboratory/ field trials to assess new chemicals or improve treatments
  • Provide Production Chemistry input to the design and operation of development and decommissioning projects

 

Specific tasks associated with the principal accountabilities include (but not limited to);

  • Attending relevant facility and multi-discipline meetings and liaising with offshore facility teams
  • Generating monthly production chemical reports and communicating chemical performance against KPIs
  • Scale management via produced water surveillance and organizing scale squeeze/dissolver treatments
  • Requesting chemical permit variations
  • Qualifying new production chemicals
  • Initiating the Management of Change process
  • Organizing appropriate laboratory analyses and interpreting their results
  • Liaising with company technical experts and chemical suppliers to troubleshoot Production Chemistry problems
  • Provide relevant fluid property information to the business
  • Administering the company Chemical Approval process
  • Execute work with a continuous improvement mindset

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum BSc or equivalent degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Petroleum Engineering
  • Experience in oilfield process chemistry operations or development projects.
  • Working knowledge of liquid hydrocarbon and gas processing/operations
  • In depth knowledge of oilfield flow assurance issues and oilfield chemical treatments is essential
  • Ability to interface and communicate with other technical disciplines
  • SQUEEZE modelling and thermodynamic scale, wax and hydrate modelling would be beneficial