Production Engineer job in UK

Rate
neg
Type
Permanent
Location
UK
Region
Aberdeen
Town
Required Residency
Posted By
Date Posted
14 Feb 2012
Expiry Date
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Job Reference
09324_52931orion_823
Job Description

Our client is a major Mining and Oil & Gas production company based in Aberdeen and operating in the North Sea

As Production Engineer your main responsibilities will include

Provide daily monitoring, evaluation, analysis of production/ injection performance against potential performance, maximize and optimize volumes.
Develop an ability to undertake daily production engineering & support to offshore production operations/ drilling/ subsea and well services – “from well sand face to point of delivery”; ensure that any financial, change request and cost commitment projections for any production engineering activity, has a clear workscope, cost and schedule prepared and approved before work commences
Generate weekly/monthly production forecast & injection targets and well test priorities
Work with other engineers to provide short-term well production solutions that maximise well production within life of field, and cost and volume production/ support strategies
Develop a working knowledge of production engineering software tools to be used for daily optimisation or for integration into reservoir models (e.g. Prosper/GAP)
Be part of a small team to identify, develop, plan and manage well operation; well testing; well intervention; subsea; plant operation or plant modification targets and priorities to maximize production and/or injection.
Complete post well intervention assessment, to ensure continual improvement


Job skills
Essential
Relevant engineering experience which will include some or all of the following:
Well inflow, outflow, vertical lift performance, flow assurance, gas lift, ESPs, stimulation, well intervention, and operations
Use and preparation of production design models and tools (eg simulation/ petroleum eng computer packages – Prosper, GAP, Pipesim, Hysis, Pro-11 etc, generic reservoir/ petroleum eng models, network well models, stimulation models, completion design)
Well functional design, well intervention, maintenance, performance evaluation, well testing, debottlenecking and plant performance
Project management experience, excellent organisational and time management skills and the ability to co-ordinate different functions
Good understanding and awareness of industry and client safety management systems and use of risk assessment


Preferred
Offshore experience


This is a permanent position

If you would like to find out more about the above opportunity then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 82344

Orion Group currently supplies over 3,500 personnel in roles including Oil & Gas, Renewables, Power & Utilities, Construction, Mining, Rail, Aerospace, IT & Telecoms, Office and Commercial. With 29 offices worldwide, Orion Group operate in the UK and internationally and in January 2009, were named the UK's number one for engineering recruitment

Qualifications
Direct Experience or equivalent

 
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