Engineer, Petroleum

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

• Co-ordinates and carries out Petroleum Engineering activities related to well integrity (downhole and surface).
• Collects technical data for integrity of all wells (gas, oil, water), analyses well problems, recommends investigative and/or corrective measures to Supervisor and supervises the implementation in the field.
• Co-ordinates daily, related activities with PDD, DD, Site Authority and other concerned personnel. Prepares, “Well history files” related to integrity issues and maintains for all the existing wells (Gas, Oil & Water).

 • Prepares investigative programs and discusses with Supervisor and supervises the implementation on problematic wells,
• Coordinates action programmes and follows-up progress.
• Analyses status of problematic wells post investigative and/or corrective action to provide technical support for recommending workover.
Alerts Supervisor on any unsafe well for urgent action.
• Reviews routine or special procedures for related activities such as; Safe emergency shutdown/safe installation/reinstallation/removal of equipment and monitors activities as necessary.
• Provides support to offshore personnel in investigating specific problems and recommends alternative course of action.

Reservoir Studies:
• Alerts of any shortfall(s) that may later adversely affect acceptance of the “well integrity certificate”.
• Assists Supervisor in reviewing and accepting the (newly drilled/ worked-over) well integrity certificate issued by Drilling Operation Division. 
• Implements the surveys (e.g., annulus, temperature, echo-meter, cavity test), tests requirement for efficient monitoring of well integrity.
• Follows-up and supervises the implementation of monitoring surveys.
• Conducts monitoring surveys/tests to establish the well integrity status.

General Accountabilities:
Analysis Reports:
• Assists Supervisor in the preparation of annual field status report and highlights strong and weak areas.
• Examines, on daily basis, rig activities’ summary sheet and summarizes related activities for Supervisor’s review.
• Prepares periodic reports on wells status.
• Maintains well data management in PC and individual well files.

Technical Enhancement:
• Staying up-to- date with the latest software developments and new applications which are of potential value to the Division.
• To attend conferences, seminars and to review technical periodicals. People Management & Development
• Follow all relevant operational procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.
• Works in accordance with the established Company Policy and Procedures Policies, Systems & Processes Improvement
• Determine work methods from alternative existing methods in accordance with established policies and professional standards.
• Follow all relevant operational procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.
• Stimulate subordinates and contribute to the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement of Drilling Operation Division systems, processes and practices taking into account ‘international best practice’, improvement of business processes, cost reduction and productivity improvement.

HSE Compliance:
• Ensure that Drilling Operation Division complies with all relevant safety, quality and environmental management policies, procedures and controls across all operations and support function and all projects, to guarantee employee safety, legislative compliance, delivery of high quality products/service and a responsible environmental attitude.