Senior Production Engineer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

at Inspire Selection
Location Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted April 11, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


We are recruiting for a Senior Production Engineer for a very reputable UAE based Oil & Gas E&P; company

The main objective of this position is to contribute to the preparation and execution of strategies to maximise oil production and minimise oil losses in a cost-effective manner

Duties & Responsibilities:

Identifies and prepares well-lifting enhancement opportunities such as Electro Submersible Pumps (ESP) change-outs, gas lifting optimisation and/or well reactivation work-over with the support of the Senior Production Engineer
Identifies oil, water, gas lift and gas injection facilities bottlenecks and proposes solutions to restore or improve conditions
Prepares data gathering plans and remedial work orders. Examples of work-orders are, but not limited to: Acid stimulations, perforations ,E-line production logging interventions, down-hole completion integrity checks, Multi-rate Test Well testing, wells service conversion, gas lift valve changes and surveys
Writes and provides quality production performance reports and presentations
Performs independently comprehensive well performance reviews including wellbore history review, nodal analysis, and surface network modelling
Be technical authority for assigned key production engineering discipline(s). For example, Scale Squeeze chemical management, ESP Technical Authority, Gas lift Technical Authority
Full job description will be provided to shortlisted candidates


Min. 10 years’ experience in oil & gas
Min. 5 years field experience - Preferably offshore
Major/medium operator or major service company
Engineering degree
Willing to spend more than 50% of the time in the field
Experience with ESP operations (at least 5 years with an Operator) in:

ESP and Surface Equipment Design &Troubleshooting;
Contracts and contractor management: Tenders & Contract management
ESP Operations: Work over operations: design and program preparation. Evaluation of New technologies. ESP reliability tracking and improvement. Teardown and dismantle reports
Benefit Details:

25 days annual leave
Competitive tax-free ex-pat package, Incl- flights, housing, education, medical insurance and bonus
Thank you for your interest, all applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role requirements. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful (BE)

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