Company: North Oil Company
Skills: Drilling Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Production Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar

Thisis a permanent and rotational position based in the NOC Head Office under Field Operations.


  • Acting as the Focal Point in the NOC Operations Centre relating to all Well testing,monitoring, optimization and integrity activities.
  • Providingsupport and development for Offshore Production personnel including OTL,Production Supervisor and CRO.
  • Supportoffshore sites in the safe and efficient execution of production operations andwell maintenance/repair activities in order to maximise production volumes.
  • Monitorproduction and injection wells to ensure all well production operations arecarried out within agreed parameters and identify potential for formationdamage/fracture during normal operations




  • Identifyand report well integrity issues.
  • Monitorand feedback on wells approaching end of operational grace period.
  • Participatingin DGS/JSA processes to provide an independent operational perspective tooffshore management.


Main Activities

  • Focal Point in the NOC Operational Center for all well activity in the field.
  • Well network optimization and troubleshooting.
  • Monitorgas lift setpoints to minimize slugging and to optimize compression capacities.
  • Monitorinjection wells and rates to maximize voidage replacement across thereservoirs.
  • Providefeedback during operational downtime to maximize production rates whilereducing flaring.
  • Followingup and optimizing Site Production Performance by actively participating in theshortfall prevention / analyses, shutdown preparation / minimization andmonitoring plant KPI.
  • Identifyopportunities for backflush/acid wash under performing wells to increaseperformance.
  • Interfacewith Offshore Operations with regard to well movements, planning and isolationreviews.
  • Liaisonbetween Offshore Operations and Tier 3 relating to well test program and anychanges in order to maximize well production and providing correct datacollection.
  • Ensurewell integrity with follow up with Well Service and monitor maintenance andvalve testing activities.
  • Participateas required with investigations into unplanned shutdown and participate in RCAprocess to reduce ongoing losses and eliminate repeated shortfall events.
  • Offshorevisits as required for inspections, training and familiarization.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Education:Masters (preferred) or Degree qualified
  • Industry:Exposure to production or process engineering, preferably offshore
  • Operations:10 years Operational Experience in Production environment with a minimum 2years Offshore working experience
  • Well-developedanalysis and reporting skills
  • Valid Offshore Survival & Medical

Competencies and Behaviors:

  • Understandingof Industry Process Safety guidelines and procedures
  • Self-motivatedwith the ability to work both unaided and/or part of a team
  • Flexibleapproach and proactive in looking for alternatives and solutions.
  • Strongcommunication skills to ensure information is passed within teams onshore &offshore
  • Theability to work in a complex multicultural environment
  • Fluentin written and spoken English
  • Strong IT background.