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Senior Production Engineer

  • Job reference: 926170
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Operations / Production
  • Date posted: 21/06/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Senior Production Engineer based in Aberdeen.

Mentor and direct the day to day activities of less experienced engineers (multi-discipline) and stand-in for the Production Delivery supervisor when not available
Drive adoption of company and industry best practices in our operations
Identification and planning of more complex well intervention, stimulation and maintenance activities.
Participate in Safety Critical Element Risk Analysis process for wells and drive actions to reduce the risk profile of the asset
Responsible for surveillance of well barriers to ensure compliance with well mechanical and operating integrity guidelines and limits.
Short term production surveillance and optimisation and engineering support of assigned wells and cover for other engineers as required
Well performance diagnostics & performance analysis including well inflow / outflow assurance (e.g., nodal and back pressure analysis)
Participate in well reviews
Participate in partner forums
Operating cost and profitability tracking
Participate in industry and internal Networks of Excellence as appropriate

Qualifications & Experience:
BSc in Engineering
MSc in Petroleum Engineering
Broad understanding of production/ petroleum engineering including artificial lift, well intervention well integrity, completions and remedial workovers
Excellent technical and organisational skills
Exposure to offshore operations
Previous experience working in production/petroleum engineering.
Understanding of process facilities and gas gathering systems
Exposure to Reservoir Engineering

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 926170.


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