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Oilfield Production Supervisor

  • Job reference: CNI20170401
  • Location: Maysan
  • Salary: USD48000 - USD60000 per annum
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Operations / Production
  • Date posted: 06/04/2017

Job Title: Oilfield Production Engineer

Reporting Line: Production Superintendent

Location: Iraq

Rotation: 6/3 weeks

Job Purpose:

HSE Management

  • - Be responsible for DGS, well pads and on-site production HSE management to ensure it is in compliance with the defined HSE guideline.
  • - Participate in JSA meeting and conduct risk analysis.
  • - Conduct on-site inspection; identify the potential HSE issues on production and facilities.
  • - Propose solution on identified potential issues and track the status of follow-up actions. (

Production Management

  • - Be responsible for shutdown of degassing station, isolation of the required facility and activity resume according to the instruction.
  • - Be responsible for well open/shutdown, choke size adjustment, ESP well starts/stop, ESP optimization, isolation of the required facility and activity resume according to the instruction.
  • Production Technician Management
  • - Conduct feasibility analysis on the proposed optimization solution with considering on-site practice.
  • - Develop and issue monthly production rate test plan, conduct the dynamic production data analysis and report out abnormal situation if any on timely basis.
  • - Track the progress of new well construction and conduct the on-site inspection.
  • - Participate in the new well testing and handover inspection, and report out the status to Production Superintendent.
  • - Organize resource for formal production.
  • - ESP wells running management including ESP well running life performance, monitoring, analysis, optimization, troubleshooting, etc.
  • - Laboratory and testing management.

On-site Construction Management

  • - Lead production team to support on-site construction according to the instruction
  • - Be responsible for contractor management, analyze the impact of construction to production based on the construction plan and supervise the construction to ensure it is complaint with HSE guideline. (
  • - Report out emergence on construction.

Regulation Management

  • - Be responsible for the design on detailed operation criteria and guideline.
  • - Supervise the process to ensure the implementation is in compliance with the defined policies, guideline and procedure.
  • - Provide inputs on the policies, guideline and procedure optimization.
  • People Management
  • - Define the goal for team member and conduct performance evaluation.
  • - Identify the learning needs and organize the relevant training.
  • - Define job responsibility and requirement based on department's responsibility.

Documentation Management )

  • - Collect and document the on-site data on production and people management, e.g. training record, shift record etc.


  • Bachelor degree or above in Petroleum Engineering or relevant subject.
  • 10years of working experience in oil and gas industry;
  • 8 years of working experience in ESP industrial, be familiar with ESP and associated surface equipments' installation, sizing and operation, optimization and maintenance.
  • At least 5 years of people management experience.
  • At least 5 years of on-site management experience.
  • Be familiar with the oil and gas production and processing methods;
  • Know well about the HSE policy and regulation and certain experience (e.g. at least 3 years) in HSE management;
  • Be familiar with ESP well management;
  • Be good at change management to adjust the plan and solution whenever needed to ensure a timely deliverables.
  • Stress management capability to deal with the unexpected challenges or issues in a positive way.