|Date Posted||November 15, 2017|
Position: Sr. Petroleum Engineer
Job type: Permanent
We are currently working with a well established and expansion focused E&P business who are in the process of expanding their in-country presence. Due to this continued growth, a need has arisen within the business to add a highly experienced Petroleum Engineer to their team to assist with the ongoing and upcoming projects.
In this position, you will report directly into the Head of subsurface and be responsible for Stewarding and perform technical supervision of petroleum engineering activities including all aspects of well completion, workover and rigless well work (from job design to on-site implementation); well surveillance, well/field network performance modelling /optimization and reservoir management activities. Key challenges will include:
- Performing technical supervision of well/surface network modelling and updating work including artificial lift design and troubleshooting for field performance optimization
- Working on the longer term 5 year business plan and preparing the well plans
- Support Geologist and Geophysicist in estimating original fluids in place by deterministic and probabilistic methods.
Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated drilling professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed, with a good command of the English language and passion for safety.
You must have at least 15 years of experience, with at least 5 years solid waterflooding experience.
You must also have at least a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field.