Production Engineer - Oman

at Oxy
Location Oman
Date Posted June 18, 2017
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 5


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The Production Engineer responsibilities will include production engineering support for heavy oil/steam flood operations, well monitoring and optimization for heavy oil production maximization, steam pattern surveillance, recommendations and implementation, completion troubleshooting and optimization. Steam injection optimization and scheduling is a major responsibility of this position.
The Production Engineer job responsibilities include but not limited to:
  • Design, selection and troubleshooting of artificial lift methods including progressive cavity pumps, beam pump and electric submersible pump installation.
  • SCADA monitoring and surveillance to optimize production.
  • Well service work direction including cased hole logging, hoist work and other data gathering.
  • Work closely with geoscientists, reservoir engineering and operations to optimize field steam injection.
  • Manage well and heat surveillance program for a multi-layer, multi-pattern steam flood.
  • Monitor daily production performance and recommend remedial actions. 
  • Direct production and injection allocation activities in a monthly basis.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, preferably in Petroleum, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering. 
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Petroleum Engineering.
  • Experience in production engineering is required.
  • Knowledge in heavy oil and thermal operations and reservoir monitoring techniques is required.
  • Knowledge of OFM (Oilfield Manager) software is required.
  • Knowledge of artificial lift including Beam Pump, PCP and ESP is required.
  • Good PC skills.
  • Good communication skills and interpersonal skills.


 - Production Operations

Primary Location

 - Oman-Al Wusta-Mukhaizna




 - Full-time

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