Production Engineer

Our client is looking for a Production Engineer on a 1 year contract basis. The Production Engineer will provide guidance on daily well production optimisations and medium to long term strategic management of the Client's field's well stock.

The position will report to the Production Engineering Manager and will be based onshore in Aberdeen

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Key Responsibilities

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Optimise the well stock through daily well surveillance monitoring and troubleshooting of well performance issues
  • Generation, assessment and justification of well intervention opportunities and supporting the Well Services team during interventions to ensure a successful outcome
  • Long term planning and justification of interventions and modifications to ensure maximum value from the well stock
  • Identification of well/process plant production chokes, optimise production within plant capacity by self or in combination with process engineer
  • Responsible for presenting at partner meetings and to management on well issues
  • Prepare for and host annual well work review
  • Working with the platform to ensure well tests are completed, and assurance of well test results

Education, Qualifications & Experience

 

  • Engineering or Geoscience qualification preferred but not essential if candidate has relevant experience

Skills required:

  • Well modelling software; Petroleum Experts Prosper and GAP preferred

Experience required:

  • Production Engineering experience¬†

Specialised job knowledge:

  • Gas lift design, operation and troubleshooting