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Petroleum Production Engineer (Oil & Gas)
Requisition ID: 1407112
Req Number: 16770BR
We are seeking experienced Petroleum Production Engineers to work in the Oil/Gas Production Engineering Divisions under Southern Area Production Engineering Department (SAPED).
SAPED provide best-in-class production engineering solutions to maximize well productivity and maintain well integrity in a safe and efficient manner, capitalizing on inspired workforce and fit-for-purpose technologies. By 2020, SAPED will be the leading production engineering team focused on technical excellence, nurturing top talent & innovation, and promoting Health, Safety & Environment, aspects.
As a key member of the oil and gas engineering team, you will provide technical support relating to all aspects of oil and gas well activities in actively expanding oil and gas programs, including: well completions, safe operations, production surveillance/optimization, well intervention, and application of new technologies.
As a successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering.
You must have a minimum of 7 years’ experience as a production engineer in the upstream oil and gas industry.
You must have experience in electric submersible pump design, installation and troubleshooting.
You must have well interventions design and execution experience for both oil and gas wells.
You should be familiar PE software applications, including flow simulation, tubing movement, nodal analysis, buildup and fall off analysis, PTA and production surveillance.
You should have well integrity diagnoses experience including corrosion logging analysis and interpretations.
You should have stimulation and fracturing treatment experience, oil, water, gas scale prevention and treatment experience.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:
Prepare detailed job programs and supervise jobs in the field. Performs well intervention activities to obtain required well/reservoir performance data.
Perform production optimization activities to ensure reliability and optimum well performance.
Participate in project technical reviews and reviews proposals to ensure efficient/economic operations.
Champion new technologies aimed at improving well productivity and streamlining efficiency.
Develop special techniques, procedures, test and evaluate new technologies to enhance production and safety of wells.
Serve as consultant on production facility, operating problems and complex workover operations.
Provide technical support to Oil and Gas Producing department on production optimization and well integrity related issues.
Saudi Aramco’s Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world’s largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company’s reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world’s largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company’s Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry’s most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.