Production Technologist in Calgary, Canada

at Petronas Canada
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted May 29, 2019
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Calgary, ABWith over 350 employees, PETRONAS Canada seeks the brightest and most talented professionals to join our team. Our positive, dynamic and challenging work environment encourages initiative and professional development. We offer a competitive compensation package, flexible work schedule, and opportunities for employees to meaningfully contribute to our ongoing success.
The Role
PETRONAS Canada currently has a vacancy for a Production Technologist to join our team in Calgary, managing oil & gas properties within the Foothills of North East British Columbia. Reporting to the Team Lead, Production Engineering, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing production expertise and technical support to the Production Engineering team including the management of regulatory, suspension, abandonment, and testing activities associated with the development and ongoing operations of oil and gas assets. This includes recommending, planning, and executing programs and plans with economic rigor to support both regulatory requirements and company objectives, while assisting the production engineering team in maintaining base production values through analysis, research, and optimization support. The incumbent must have experience in the Oil & Gas Industry and be able to demonstrate a collaborative, proactive and solution oriented attitude.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities
Administer the regulatory testing program for all well assets, including planning, contracting, analysis, regulatory submission, and contractor management.
Plan, execute, and optimize the well liability program including wellbore deactivations, suspensions, vent flow mitigation, and abandonment, aligned with regulatory requirements and company objectives
Assist the production engineering team in monitoring, analysis and forecasting of well production to identify potential optimization opportunities and bottlenecks
Support the production engineers to design and manage down hole well service slick line and rig work, including work overs, artificial lift optimization and regulatory suspension work
Work with field operations staff to manage surface equipment and pipeline integrity programs
Coordinate regulatory requirements for the fields and deal with authorities as required

Required Education, Experience and Skills
Completion of an accredited Technologist diploma is an asset
Minimum of 5 years of progressively more responsible experience within the oil and gas industry with exposure to natural gas
Exposure to BC operations, OGC regulations and field experience would be an asset
Recognizes own strengths and development areas
Proactively seeks feedback to enhance own performance
Shares knowledge with others
Seeks out and acts on opportunities to further develop own skills and capabilities
Continuously explores ways to innovate established work processes
Takes personal responsibility to resolve problems and works well to overcome them
Aims to achieve stretch goals and puts plans in place to ensure successful completion
Collaborates with others to achieve team objectives
Communicates clearly, using language which is easily understood by the listener/audience
Experience with GeoScout and Generwell are considered an asset

Applications will be accepted until June 14, 2019.

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