PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIST in Lagos

at Lagos
Location Lagos, United States
Date Posted February 17, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent

Description

As part of a multi-disciplinary operations team, the Production Technologist is responsible for achieving life cycle production targets, economic and contractual and reservoir management objectives, and monitoring, evaluation and optimization of production.
The responsibilities of Production Technologist position include, but are not limited to the following:

Plans and supervises routine and most non-routine well intervention operations.
Supports Asset team on field development planning and maintenance.
Capable of developing production and completion strategy, production forecasts, budgets, identification/implementation of new technologies.
Generate and carry out an annual well surveillance plan, and analyzing the resulting data. Well integrity management. Wells start up and shut down best practice.
Design and optimize artificial lift systems.
Production Technologist will monitor compliance with reservoir management and flare control guidelines.
Sand monitoring and control. Identify and help to implement short-term oil and gas improvement opportunities.
Production Technologist will maintain key asset and corporate databases. Provide production forecasts for existing wells.
Plans and supervises routine and most non-routine well intervention operations. Supports Asset team on field development planning and maintenance.
Capable of developing production and completion strategy, production forecasts, budgets, identification/implementation of new technologies.
Monitors & evaluates Well/Field performances and recommends remedial and/or enhancement activities for optimum ultimate recovery. Performs analysis of technical data and studies, including well tests, production performance, PLT, PVT data and assist with reservoir modelling and simulation Provides detailed workover/well re-entry requirements.
Prepares Well Intervention Proposals Liaises with Operations & Facilities Engineers on troubleshooting and de-bottlenecking in production systems. Defines the life cycle based well completion designs. Performs tubing design & analysis. Determines the optimum production system and delivers conceptual design and surface facility design and operating envelopes Evaluates the performance of the existing systems and makes recommendations for improvements.
Analyzes and defines the cause of well performance failures and generates candidates for productivity enhancement Proposes & designs preventative and remedial activities Provides cost data for financial modelling - hardware costs, installation costs, operating, workover and maintenance estimates.
Provides an assessment of safety and environmental impact for all recommendations. Defines the most appropriate artificial lift system for a particular field and to provide the basic design.
Analyze efficiency of Reservoir Pressure Maintenance, EOR and proposes corrections & improvements. Provides key link between development planning, well construction and production operations Interfaces between the various disciplines in Exploitation function and Well Construction, Operations in order to: Optimize field production Optimize Well Designs Ensure the integrity of the remedial and workover activities Ensure the appropriate Petroleum engineering Input to Well Management & Maintenance Planning.
Ensure that key technical risks and uncertainties are assessed. Ensures Proper communication with relevant parties (Client, segments, third parties, etc.) Identifies opportunities to develop and use new technologies to enhance production Maintains an industry watch in Completions and Production Technology, which could contribute to Company business.

             
 
 
 
Job Requirements      

Bachelor's degree in Engineering.
At least 15 years E&P; experience as a Production Technologist. Will need to be familiar with well surveillance techniques, field development planning, and the fundamentals of well design, diagnosis and optimization.
Understanding of surface facility operation, reservoir fluid flow, established and emerging technology, workovers, short-term production enhancement, and system de-bottlenecking will be useful.
Experience on remedial solutions for well production optimization and enhancement.
In depth knowledge in well completion design including sand control technique/requirement Knowledge on production logging Knowledge on Production Testing/DST Experience in well intervention activities.
Experience in artificial lift design and optimization especially on Gas Lift, ESP Well completions and recompletions operation knowledge.
Use of PROSPER, GAP and other production optimization software
Coaching ability Good communication and interpersonal skills; consensus builder; team worker
You will be an effective networker, comfortable working in small teams with minimum supervision.

 

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