SENIOR PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIST - NIGERIA

at Hobark
Location Lagos, Nigeria
Date Posted July 24, 2017
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent

Description

Responsibilities

  • Monitor and evaluate well, reservoir and field performance with a view to optimizing daily production and recoverable reserves through the design of well completions (particularly horizontal completions) and artificial lift methods, understanding the constraints on the wells, reservoirs and facilities
  • Identify areas of poor performance and formulate solutions through proposals for well interventions that will improve productivity
  • Initiate and participate in the design and programming of well completions, in particular horizontal completions, with the aim of optimizing well inflow performance for the (mostly horizontal) liner completions
  • Assist in drawing up a sand management strategy, addressing monitoring, prediction and exclusion methods
  • Provide Production Technology input to field development plans, including well completion design, well performance prediction, optimum artificial lift method, production chemistry issues, processing facilities, HSE issues, risks and uncertainties, etc.
  • Advise operating departments on the physical constraints applicable to the well / reservoir / field production (e.g. sand, water, gas production, scaling potential, corrosion potential, etc.
  • Liaise with other sections / departments
  • Actively search for improvements, keeping abreast of new technology and incorporating it where applicable to improve the Company's overall effectiveness
  • Participate in operational Duties outside office hours

Qualifications

  • Minimum of ten (10) years practical production technology experience with an operating company or specialist service company
  • Knowledge/proficiency in the use of SAP
  • Extensive computer skills in using Microsoft software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) plus other software pertinent to the work performed would be advantageousDegree in Engineering and Physical Sciences
  • SPE or any related professional qualification will be ideal

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