We are seeking to recruit on behalf of our client a SENIOR PETROLEUM ENGINEER to work in our client’s DRILLING & COMPLETIONS DEPARTMENT based in Qatar on a long term residential contract.
The purpose of this position will be provide expert Petroleum Engineering input to analyse well integrity problems and to recommend corrective measures to establish integrity of the wells in field.
Conduct relevant petroleum-engineering studies related to well integrity and support the design review for the new wells.
Search and evaluate innovative technology to improve Well Integrity Engineering diagnostic and repair techniques
Analyse well integrity problems and recommend remedial measures by managing the process for data investigation to ensure the integrity of field wells, the safety of personnel and the protection of the environment
Develop strategy and prepare programs to carry out well integrity investigations on critical wells to ensure a rigorous and comprehensive assessment of well problems
Oversee the implementation and quality control of critical activities by visiting the well locations to ensure that well integrity investigations are performed efficiently and that any unforeseen operational problems are managed correctly
Evaluate drilling, work-over and completion proposals by giving particular attention to well integrity issues to ensure that the design of new and workover wells adequately address well integrity and abandonment requirements
Investigate and evaluate innovative technology to improve well integrity diagnostics and remedial action and make recommendations for follow-up trials
Manage the execution of innovative technology trials and based upon the results make recommendations for contracting the services to enhance well integrity operations and to reduce downtime and cost
Assess and rank the integrity of the field wells by evaluating wellbore cement quality, especially across reservoir and potential aquifer formations to ensure the complete isolation between the formations and the environment.
8. Manage the risk assessment process for high risk wells by coordinating and facilitating HAZOP workshops to ensure that well integrity risks are systematically identified and rigorously managed
Establish the safe operating envelope (MAASP & MAWOP) for field wells by taking into account the evaluation of annuli pressures, laboratory analysis of annuli effluents, corrosion reports and cased hole log analysis, to ensure that wells are operated safely within approved criterion
Develop and mentor Qatari engineers as well as the engineers having less experience to help achieve client Corporate objectives for Qatarization.