Senior Field Engineer - Completions

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
30 Oct 2016
20 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Supervise installation of complex completions and/or service tools in the field.
  • Verifies all necessary equipment and supplies are shipped to and arrive at wellsite in proper working condition.
  • Validate JSA (Job Safety Analysis) for wellsite operations.
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge oilfield math calculations including volumes, pressures, forces, and basic hydraulics.
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of field operations including but not limited to completions, remedial workovers, cementation and stimulation operations.
  • Possess knowledge of working on different types of rigs including drilling and workover rigs.
  • Review and validate job reports to ensure  accuracy, utilizing the relevant OPMS (Operations Management System) documents and WPTS (Weatherford Performance Tracking System).
  • Skilled in locating relevant supporting documentation (e.g. Tech Units, Running Procedures) for performing well installations including SharePoint and the Weatherford Intranet.
  • Review/validate advanced tubing movement, torque and drag, and hydraulics calculations using respective software as required for job planning/support.
  • Perform/validate burst/collapse calculations on equipment/materials.
  • Generate/modify equipment drawings for urgent operational needs.
  • Provide recommendations to improve operations process and procedures.  Assist in corrective and preventive actions (CPAR's/OFI's) as related to workshop performance improvements.
  • Participate and lead CAT (Corrective Action Teams) teams to implement corrective/preventive actions.
  • Able to coach and mentor team members.
  • Participate in selection and interview process for relevant field engineer/specialist candidates.
  • Complete training plan as set out in the position within company guidelines.
  • Available on a 24 hours call basis to respond to customer needs.
  • Know and understand Weatherford Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.
  • Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.
  • 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.
  • 20 years related field experience.
  • Field Engineer - 4 year engineering degree from accredited university and ability to demonstrate level 2 field competency
  • Field Specialist - Technical certificate from accredited technical school/ High school degree (or equivalent) with minimum of two years experience in operations relevant to product and ability to demonstrate level 2 field competency
  • Mechanical ability necessary to perform repairs
  • Being qualified for Aramco complicated completion application such as MFIV completion which we tested already and will start operation late Q4.
  • Trial test for Aramco gas completion is due soon.
  • Aramco strictly request for high experience field engineers (20+ years) to run both above applications due to the criticality of gas wells and MFIV offshore operations.