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Senior Workover and Testing Engineer

Job Title: Senior Workover and Testing Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Erbil, Iraq
Industry:
REF: 1053
Contact Name: Hal Miran
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Senior Workover and Testing Engineer is required for international oil & gas operator with minimum 10 years’ of completion and testing experience to be based in Erbil.

 

MAJOR FUNCTIONS

Designs, supervises and implements completion operations to help maximize the production.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Completion & Testing

  • Determines primary and remedial cementing procedures along with the design of horizontal and multilateral wells.
  • Supports operations by handling completions and well testing operations and analysing data.
  • Provides input into the specification of completion, well testing and well intervention related equipment and services in accordance with company procedures.
  • Provides technical leadership in the design of cost-effective well testing programs, data quality assurance systems, enhanced well testing interpretation models, innovative reservoir characterization/well testing studies, and comprehensive data archiving programs.

Safety, Quality & Environment

  • Ensures compliance to all relevant safety, quality and environmental management procedures and controls within the feasibility analysis function to guarantee employee safety, legislative compliance, delivery of high quality products/services and a responsible environmental attitude.

Leadership

  • Ensures the effective achievement of Reservoir Development functional objectives through the leadership of the Reservoir Development team – setting individual goals, managing performance, developing and motivating staff, provision of formal and informal feedback and appraisal – to maximize subordinate and departmental performance.

Reporting and Communication

  • Reports to the Supervisor/Superintendent on reservoir development issues.
  • Maintains and exhibits excellent working relationships with all company staff.

Continuous Development of Position

  • Leads a culture of continuous improvement and promotes modern technologies that would increase productivity and reduce cost.
  • Conducts technical research to be utilised for field development, exploration and drilling plans.
  • Recommends subsequent actions to top management.

Minimum Educational, Technical Qualifications/Certifications Required

  • Bachelor degree in Geology or related subject preferably with a higher degree (i.e. Master or PhD)

Minimum Professional Experience Required

  • 15 years of related experience, minimum 10 years of completion and testing experience

SCOPE OF WORK

  • Prepare required programs and follow up the testing operations. Provide support to rig personnel when required on technical matters.