Company: Cammach Bryant
Skills: Petroleum Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
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 Senior Petroleum Engineer for a 3 - 4 month contract position, Located in Aberdeen


·       Work with multidisciplinary team (operations, subsurface, wells and commercial) teams to ensure production is fully optimised via well, reservoir and facility surveillance.

·       Build, maintain and use appropriate petroleum engineering tools e.g. Prosper, GAP, etc.

·       Assist with the generation of Short Term Production Forecasts and work with asset team to deliver the business plan and forecasts

·       Responsible for maintaining the well choke within the production system choke model and ensuring losses and locked-in potentials are properly managed for improved performance

·       Work with subsurface and well engineering to identify and mature potential well interventions to increase production and/or gather critical information

·       Work with subsurface and drilling teams to optimise completion design for new wells and workover strategy

·       Be responsible for management of production data, identifying, justifying and implementing improvements including completion of short term production forecasts

·       Interface with operations personnel to ensure subsurface requirements are delivered e.g. during well operations

·       Required to go offshore when required during critical well operations or workovers



·       Ability to work with individuals from a varied background in a multi-cultural environment

·       Presents themselves in a professional and ethical manner appropriate to the company values including presenting to all levels within organisation

·       Maintain a safe working environment, complying with and promoting the Company's HSE&A policy

·       Works collaboratively within a team environment and takes initiative to get things done

·       Ability to communicate in a respectful manner, both verbally and written

Skills & Attributes

·       A motivated self-starter, proactive, flexible and able to respond positively to challenge and ad-hoc requests

·       Ability to contribute to the team, but equally work on own initiative with minimum supervision

·       Strives for continuous improvement; brings solutions and constantly seeks new and better ways to work to achieve Operations Excellence

·       Actively shares Company vision and demonstrates ability to adapt to change


·       Demonstrate experience in a production environment in a Petroleum Engineering, Production Technology or Well Engineering capacity. 

·       Substantial oil industry experience

·       Working knowledge of oil and gas operations, petroleum geology, petrophysics and reservoir engineering techniques is essential as the position involves work within a multidisciplinary team

·       Offshore experience essential, ideally with well completions and interventions



·         Degree qualified - relevant engineering degree

·         Able to demonstrate an aptitude for learning and continuous personal and professional development


·         Petroleum Engineering degree would be advantageous

·         Offshore survival and medical certification