Company: Wood
Skills: Production Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Basrah, Basra Governorate, Iraq

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for Reservoir Surveillance / Production Engineer to strengthen our team in Iraq in 4/4 rotation basis.

  • Establish and implement reservoir management plans
  • Evaluate and optimize reservoir and well performance
  • Coordinate with operations department to optimize daily production and water injection performance
  • Identify, implement and monitor capacity enhancement opportunities (such as wellwork recommendations)
  • Support well planning, testing/clean-up and initial production performance evaluation
  • Coordinate with operations department to optimize daily production and water injection performance
  • Identify field opportunities to improve field and well performance, maturation of opportunities into investment proposals including carrying out basic petroleum economic and risk analysis
  • Analyze pressure build up and fall off test using Ecrin Suite software
  • Gather data, representation and visualisations of reservoir and well performance using maps, graphs, tables, trends and others, to aid understanding and improvement of reservoir management
  • Perform hydraulics modeling for wellbore analysis using Integrated Production Modeling tool (IPM - Prosper)
  • Implement the reservoir surveillance activities in accordance with established engineering practices.
  • Perform analysis of production performance data:
    • Track trends, patterns, and other characteristics using Oil Field Manager (OFM) software
    • Share views on the interpretation of data
    • Prepare recommendations to address performance gaps / business improvement needs
  • Analyze fluid properties data and recommend the proper procedure for sample analysis
  • Develop progress reports against agreed Reservoir Engineering work plans, prepares contingency plans and recommend changes to the work program based on findings.
  • Provide relief for group lead as applicable

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum of Bachelors in Engineering
  • 10 years experience in Reservoir Surveillance Engineering
  • Deep understanding and knowledge of reservoir engineering
  • Advanced Petroleum Engineering skills for Waterflood Surveillance
  • Advanced Fluid Properties skills and pressure build-up analysis
  • Formation evaluation and Production Logging skills
  • Analytical skills / problem solving. Highly organized and able to multi-task
  • Ability to share/pass on knowledge to peers and mentoring of junior engineers
  • Self-starter with strong organizational, analytical and communication skills
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a team player
  • Practical excel or VBA skill to manage data for production, well and reservoir parameters

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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