Senior Production Technologist in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

at Petrofac
Location Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Date Posted October 7, 2019
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Kuala LumpurLeads production
technology activities within feasibility studies, conceptual and detailed
engineering phases of Cendor 2 development project. Participates in development
of life cycle production targets, economic, contractual and reservoir
management objectives, ongoing enhancement of the field production, together
with the other team members.

Primary Duties:
Responsible for proactively leading the management
of risk to people with the team.

Ensure that Health, Safety, Security, Environment
and Asset Integrity personal objectives and targets are understood at all

Works with Project Team to define the life cycle
based well completion designs (artificial lift, sand face, upper completion)

Works with the Project Team for the preparation of
the conceptual and detailed well completion Basis of Designs and Well test
Basis of Designs.

Works with the Project Team to:
Define different artificial lift methods applicable
for new infill wells

Prepare artificial lift / well type matrix

Identify rig & rigless artificial lift
optimization opportunities

Identify artificial lift intervention requirements
for repair and / or optimization

Evaluate rigless vs. rig interventions

Define artificial lift operation and monitoring

Identify best applicable performance monitoring

Evaluate operational practices applicable in Cendor

Estimate cost & added value of monitoring

Discuss artificial lift types with equipment
suppliers and Peer Review Workshop

Start conceptual artificial lift design for each
well type

Prepare artificial lift design in conjunction with
equipment suppliers

“Design tubulars, auxiliary equipment, cables,
pumps, motors, protectors, etc.”

Evaluate technical feasibility

Determine technical challenges and mechanical risks

Identify hazardous situations and risks involved

Estimate extra power & facility upgrade

Perform economic & risk analysis

Write report on artificial lift strategy

Reviews well/field performances with the advice of
Reservoir Engineering and Geoscientists for optimum ultimate recovery, to
recommend required workovers for production improvements.

Prepares all single well models (nodal analysis)
and ensures all are validated and matched with the actual well data.

Analyses individual well gas lift performances and
proposes remedial activities.

Analyses production chemistry effects on well

Reviews historical well stimulation activities and
provides analysis.

Analyzes and defines the cause of well performance
failures and generates candidates for productivity enhancement.

Proposes & designs preventative and remedial

Provides an assessment of safety and environmental
impact for all recommendations.

Creates cost estimates and manages cost, schedule
and quality of the respective production enhancement services to be executed by
service contractors.

Participate in HAZOP’s, risk assessments and other
workshops as required for project execution.

Provides key link between subsurface group, drilling
& well construction, production operations and other parties.

Interfaces between the various disciplines in the
Project team.

Close-out project for document archiving.

Desired Skills and Experience:
Degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry or Earth
Science from recognized university

Minimum 8 years working experience in similar
position, preferably with an oil company

Technical knowledge of and familiarity with aspects
of reservoir characterisation, drilling, well testing, well operations, process
facilities and production chemistry.

Very familiar with software covering well test
analysis, well flow analysis, OFM

Analytical and interpretative skills / expertise in:
Multiphase flow modelling and prediction, including
artificial lift design

Completion architecture and design.

Factors affecting well productivity and operation.

Field Optimisation

Well versed in Microsoft Offices (Excel, Words and
Power Point)

Must be able generate ideas and then
communicate/discuss idea within the group

Able to work within small teams so strong teamwork
ethic required

Be able to provide suitable references (one character
and one technical)

Willing to travel offshore and outside Malaysia as


Subsurface Development

Primary Location

Malaysia-Kuala Lumpur





Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External

Nov 7, 2019, 5:59:00 PM

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