Field Applications Engineer

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Location
Lafayette, Louisiana
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Oct 2016
Closes
05 Jan 2017
Ref
6137515
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB SCOPE:
Develops knowledge & Understanding in technical support for wct product lines, Advances knowledge in simple completion designs unsupervised. develops knowledge in Selection of correct elastomer & metallurgy for well completions, Unsupervised. Generates well completion diagrams/schematics unsupervised. performs basic calculations, Hydraulic Modelling, hydrostatic calculations, Simple tube move, & Simple Torque & drag unsupervised.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Advanced knowledge of basic oilfield math calculations including volumes, pressures, forces, and basic hydraulics.
Advanced knowledge of operations processes including but not limited to completions, remedial work overs, cementation and stimulation operations
Responsible to record and submits a daily/weekly activity report to relevant supervisor or system (e.g. Technical/Sales Manager/SharePoint) as part of training/competency/evidence under supervision
Proficient in OPMS (Operations Management System) documents and WPTS (Weatherford Performance Tracking System).
Proficient in locating relevant supporting documentation (e.g. Tech Units, Running Procedures) for performing well installations including SharePoint and the Weatherford Intranet.
Advanced knowledge in simple well completion designs, elastomer & metallurgy selection un- supervised
Advanced understanding of client's requirements and applies said knowledge to provide technical proposal/solution un-supervised.
Advanced  knowledge & understanding of wellbore dynamics calculations and tubing force analysis such as Tubing Movement, Torque and Drag and Tubing Stress analysis, un-supervised.
Liaise daily and provide support to Well Site Field Service Supervisor and or Engineering during operations, develops knowledge in the technical support role under supervision
Participates in morning rig calls and daily job analysis with clients under supervision
Basic knowledge in Engineering computations and estimates (burst, collapse, tensile, torque hanging capacity and swab & surge calculations). Develops experience with well performance modelling for existing and proposed wells using Industry related software.
Complete training plan as set out in the position within company guidelines.
Available on a 24 hours call basis to respond to customer needs.
Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.
Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job. 
QUALIFICATIONS

 SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Visio computer skills
Basic Oilfield Math, Pressures, Volumes, Basic Hydraulics
Must have valid driver's license
Good oral and advanced written communication skills
Self-motivated, self-starter
Must be able to follow instructions
Able to work closely with fellow employees, team player
Able to demonstrate level 1 field operation competency
3-5 years related field experience in the GOM.
Familiar with API 11D1 offshore requirements
Applications Engineer - 4 year engineering degree from accredited university
Knowledge of API 11D1 requirements
The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations
Must reside in or near the Lafayette LA area. (No relocation offered). 
Preferred:
Petroleum Engineering Overview
Geology for the Non Geology (classroom course)
Technical Writing