Lead Well Engineer (CCS)

Posted 07 September 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
DisciplineOil and Gas Recruitment
Contact NameLaura McHardy

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Lead Well Engineer (CCS), based in Aberdeen.

* Assessment of existing technology, for application on CCS / wells projects.
* Progress CCS wells through the full lifecycle - license application, to detailed design and execution.
* Prepare all well concepts in compliance with local statutory requirements and the company's corporate policies, standards and procedures.
* Provide production technology related expertise to support well concept decisions.
* Well inflow and outflow performance modelling and optimisation
* Conceptual well and completion design,
* Design of well/reservoir interface (including sand management),
* Well, Reservoir and Facility Management (including production system modelling and optimisation) and Well Integrity Management (including specification of the operating envelope for the well).
* Understand the impact of completion concepts on production performance for the life of the well
* Manage the well planning process as per the Well Delivery Process (WDP) and ensure compliance.
* Prepare scopes of work and appropriate specifications for procurement of the company's studies, equipment and services.
* Technical lead for assigned contracts. Responsible for managing the agreed relationship with service providers and in setting the KPIs with the Contract Owner and C&P Specialist
* Prepare scoping, budgetary and AFE level completion costs. Monitor field costs and analyse variances.
* Monitor and measure performance against expectations. Analyse variances and act as a focal point for lessons learned.
* Effective liaison and communication with the subsurface and drilling & wells management teams.
* Implementation of lessons learned system and championing of all performance improvement initiatives applicable to well completions performance.
* Evaluation and design of production enhancement technologies (hydraulic fracturing, acid treatment, scale control)
* Optimise production from existing wells and determine impact of completion/well intervention decisions on production performance over the life of the well.

Experience & Qualifications:
* Demonstrated capacity of working in multi-discipline teams and analytical competence
* Bachelor's degree in Drilling Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering or similar.
* Significant relevant experience in petroleum / production engineering with exposure to multiple well types.
* IWCF Well Control Certification

Contract position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then, please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference: TR/068326.

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