Field Production Engineer - Midland

at Progressive Recruitment
Location Midland, United States
Date Posted July 30, 2017
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Progressive Recruitment

Progressive Global Energy has been tasked with sourcing a contract Field Production Engineer for our clients West Texas operations. Our client is a start-up Oil & Gas company who has a focus on acquisition and development of property within the Permian Basin! Due to their activity they are currently seeking a Production Engineer with field experience who can liaison between the field and the Production Operations Manager.
This role will support the development and execution of the company's objectives by coordinating and participating in a multi-functional operating team. The Production Engineer will be responsible for providing technical expertise monitoring and improving well performance through the identification, development and field support of well completions, well workovers, recompletions, and daily production operations.
Duration: contract-to-hire
Location: Midland, Texas

Participate in setting production optimization, LOE optimization, cost reduction, and well uptime goals
Monitor and improve performance of wells
Insure operations are conducted in a safe, environmentally responsible and regulatory compliant manner
Assess daily production performance of wells
Optimize rod pumps, ESPs, compression/gas lift, jet pump and other artificial lift methodologies
Monitor field profitability, investigate production shortfalls, make recommendations and determine mitigation plans
Develop field treating plans
Lead failure analysis efforts and insure proper implementation of recommendations
Contribute to cross-functional teams
Lead in SEMS, MOC, SOP, and ESD
Support engineering work internally and with third-party vendor's optimization, construction, and modification of facilities/infrastructure/water management
Establish well work follow-up and pumper oversight procedures for well optimization
Report monthly to management on progress against goals and budgets

Bachelor's Degree in Petroleum Engineering or related field
15+ years of production engineering experience with an upstream operator
Extensive background in artificial lifts in design, installation and optimization
5+ years in technical leadership positions
Experience working in the Permian Basin
Proven track record of practising safe, responsible, and compliant operations
Strong knowledge of subsurface production engineering issues and production facility operations

If you meet the qualifications and your interested in a contract to hire opportunity please apply immediately. I commit to responding in a timely manner.

Recruiter: Marina Casiano
Contact: 832-900-5912

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