PETROLEUM ENGINEER

Recruiter
Weatherford
Location
Aberdeen, GRAMP
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Aug 2019
Closes
16 Sep 2019
Ref
4500062
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Skilled Trades
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
To drive the petroleum / reservoir engineering effort in the provision of specialist knowledge & technical support to the Weatherford completion / sand control business segment, geo-zone network and external clients.
 
The principal petroleum engineer is responsible for the provision of technical support on petroleum / reservoir engineering matters. Duties include: petroleum / reservoir engineering research, sand control due-diligence and selection studies, reservoir and well performance modelling, input to the sand control product line R&D effort, training provision, industry event representation and business development support.
 
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To drive the efficient use of sand control petroleum / reservoir engineering resource in line with business needs.
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Identify and conduct petroleum / reservoir engineering research on Sub Surface Engineering projects, aligned with business needs, to ensure enhancement / development of Weatherford's completion / sand control portfolio.
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Provide petroleum / reservoir engineering support to the geo-zones and external clients in areas of completion design, sand control selection, evaluation due-diligence and field operations support.
Tasks including: dynamic reservoir modelling / inflow / outflow performance modelling (PROSPER, REVEAL, Eclipse, NETool / WellFlo / Optim), erosion evaluation (erosion modelling / CFD analysis), rock mechanics / wellbore stability modelling (EWBS / FEA) etc.
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Support the business development effort through communication of petroleum / reservoir engineering expertise to our customers (e.g. ICD selection and performance).
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Support the product development effort through the provision of petroleum / reservoir engineering input on development direction, R&D testing and product qualification.
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Provide petroleum / reservoir engineering input & guidance for problem job / RCA investigations.
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Produce & deliver technical papers / presentations in relation the completion / sand control petroleum engineering function for client meetings, industry events, forums & conferences.
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Actively contribute to the development & delivery of petroleum / reservoir engineering training to support personnel competency & business growth.
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Any other delegated responsibilities as instructed by Line Management within the timeframe specified in a safe and efficient manner to meet business requirements, provided the instruction is reasonable and you are capable and deemed competent to fulfil these.
 
QUALIFICATIONS
 
1.QUALIFICATIONS (Professional, Technical, Academic Certificates required for the job)
Essential
  • Possess a degree level qualification in a Petroleum / Reservoir Engineering discipline.
Preferred
  • Possess an MSc level qualification in a Petroleum / Reservoir Engineering discipline.
 
1.EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCE Essential
  • Must have extensive petroleum / reservoir engineering experience in a sand control completions role.
  • Ability to effectively utilise dedicated resources, and the ability to plan, control, and take responsibility for petroleum engineering workload.
  • General understanding of global oil industry & awareness of the key operators/technology users.
 
Preferred
  • Oil & Gas operating company experience.
  • A proven track record in the development &/or application of new technology.
  • Commercial experience as a provider of &/or as a customer for oilfield products & services.
 
 
POSITION SPECIFIC DETAILS

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