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Production Optimisation Lead

  • Job reference: 922102
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Operations / Production
  • Date posted: 11/10/2018

Production Optimisation Lead required for staff position with a major Independent exploration and production company based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Ensure that all production and process is optimised in both the short and the medium term in all Company operated assets.
As such the position maintains the choke models for each of the individual choke owners for each asset on behalf of the Asset Manager for the operated assets and collates the data for the non-operated assets.
A key activity is to ensure that each function is mitigating their losses and action their opportunities in a timely fashion
A key part of this role is managing a collaborative environment linking offshore and onshore. Being the decision maker in the room on day to day optimisation activities.
Ensure compliance with all Company production standards, providing assistance and governance in the Asset as appropriate.
Optimisation of the Activity Planning
Monitoring delivery & performance of production plan
Choke Optimisation & Optimisation Modeling
Well (& Asset) Integrity monitoring
Production Loss Accounting
Data Acquisition
Data Validation, Allocation & Reconciliation
Production Analysis & Reporting
Management of Production Risks and Opportunities
Production Optimisation Team Leadership (meeting leadership)
Business Plan in-put (annual +90 day plan)
Metering and data flow assurance

Educated to Degree level

Extensive operational experience
Experience in optimisation of both onshore and offshore facilities is required, preferably with a subsurface background.
A clear understanding of day to day optimisation of facilities, wells and commercial constructs is key
This should be underpinned by a deep understanding of production loss accounting and production allocation
Any prior knowledge of project delivery, well engineering, logistics and other key functions would also benefit the position.
Experience in production planning, forecasting, opportunity and loss management would be an asset.
Demonstrable commercial awareness and understanding of project financing/cost control principles
Proven Project Management skills

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 922102

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