Company: Cammach Bryant
Skills: Production Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
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 Production Engineer, on a 6-10 month contract basis, location in Aberdeen.

ROLE

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary asset team, responsible for supporting the delivery of production targets by providing production engineering input to Asset Development teams.

At the senior level, the job holder will be expected to work on their own initiative and will be involved in technically challenging projects which require the application of technical expertise.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for providing a wide range of production engineering support, including:
  • Construct and deliver the optimised Well Management Plan
  • Daily production/injection well and system performance monitoring. Diagnosis of well problems and recommending solutions. Production optimisation through management of water injection, gas lift, off-take rates, sand management and regular well testing
  • Provision of support to offshore production operations/drilling and well services. Providing a primary interface between Operations, Facilities, Subsurface and Well Services teams
  • Create/maintain and update well performance and integrated asset models
  • Leading well review meetings. Identification of well intervention opportunities and mature these to execution.
  • Generate production forecasts and injection targets
  • Establish well test strategies
  • Flow Assurance - working with production chemist and vendors to ensure optimal chemical management to mitigate wax and scale formation and design of scale squeeze treatments
  • Provides input to field development, exploration and drilling plans.
  • Participates in peer reviews and contributes to management and joint venture partner meetings.
  • Senior Production Engineers will take a lead role in:
  • Supporting the Asset Development Manager in opportunity identification and maturation
  • Supervise and co-ordinate activities of other production engineers
  • Project management
  • Monitoring and applying new technologies

REQUIREMENTS

Essential

  • BSc in an Engineering or Science discipline

EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS

Essential

  • Practical experience as a Production Engineer
  • Experience in production/injection monitoring and forecasting, artificial and gas lift, ESPs, scale mitigation, well intervention
  • Familiar with standard engineering software e.g. Prosper, GAP, OFM.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Knowledge of well integrity issues, risk analysis and working with well engineering
  • Up to date knowledge of technological developments, industry initiatives, etc.

Preferred

  • Experience of working in an Operator environment

ADDITIONAL SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS

  • Prepared to make offshore visits
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills, including making presentations and technical report-writing
  • Pragmatic team player

INTERACTIONS

INTERNAL INTERACTIONS

  • Other Development Team members
  • Operations/Drilling teams
  • Project/Appraisal engineering teams
  • Commercial teams

EXTERNAL INTERACTIONS

  • JV/industry peers
  • Regulatory authorities e.g. HSE, DECC
  • Reserves audit teams
  • Technical networks
  • Specialist consultants/study teams