Petroleum Engineer

Petroleum Engineer

Al Melehy Trading
5-8 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Carry out a variety of duties related to the preparation and execution of programmes and surveys for well testing, completion, workover, production logging, well evaluation and monitoring activities. Includes preparing drilling and workover schedules, supervising well completion, evaluating well performance, preparing well monitoring programmes, well stimulation for injection and supervising wireline production logging. Assist in the preparation of a variety of reports and studies such as drilling proposal, well completion, well testing, well monitoring and review of well performance reports.


Description Key Performance Indicators
Well Design, Survey & Monitoring

 Prepare well completion design
 Prepare and supervise the well monitoring programmes as required. Include drawing up the programmes, recommending monitoring survey for individual wells, supervising well monitoring surveys at well site, interpreting and evaluating tests and logs for detecting reservoir tendency, estimating actual producing zone and injection zone, etc.
 Quality of well design
 Robustness of well monitoring program
 Quality of evaluation report of well monitoring
Operational Efficiency Optimization

 Optimize operational efficiency to meet internal standards and objectives
 Prepare acidizing programme for well stimulation, ensuring minimum cost and maximum benefits considering the characteristics of each well such as flow rates, pressure and strength of acid to be used, etc.
 Prepare work plan for Rigless job by utilizing boat and barge and supervise Service Contractors to carry out any operations effectively
 Liaise with Production Unit for job arrangement on offshore
 Operational standards and efficiency targets are met
Production Operations and Facilities
 Identify impact of various completion and reservoir parameters on well productivity in relation to surface facilities parameters.
 Provide data and assist in surface facilities network simulation for network system optimisation.
 Participate and provide support in de-bottlenecking of certain facility layout.
 Provide support and inputs on understanding
 Surface production/injection facilities function and layout.
 Process of well data monitoring and implementation of allowable.
 Data capture / assimilation and interpretation are as per the set guidelines.
Well Performance Evaluation
 Evaluate inflow and outflow performance between the reservoir and the wellbore and recommend work over and/or well services to meet the production target
 Quality of evaluation report.
Well testing and sampling programs

 Prepare required equipment and tools to conduct well test
 Supervise Service Providers/Contractors at well site to achieve job objectives
 Job objectives are met
Well Integrity

 Prepare and carry out well monitoring plan in line with Well Integrity Management System (WIMS)
 Ensure proper monitoring of down hole corrosion. Includes the running of corrosion logs in new and workover wells and the installation of corrosion coupons in key wells, investigating the frequency of repairs of corroded completion strings and its repair methods.
 Liaise with Production personnel concerning results obtained and the effectiveness of inhibitors used.
 Quality and reliability of well monitoring program
 Quality and reliability of analysis report of corrosion monitoring
MIS and Reports
 Assist in the preparation of timely and accurate functional MIS statements and reports of geophysical functions to meet CLIENTS function requirements, policies and standards.
 All function MIS statements and reports are prepared timely and accurately and meet CLIENTS policies and requirements.
Policies, Systems, Processes & Procedures
 Implement approved functional policies, processes, procedures and instructions to subordinates and monitor their adherence so that work is carried out in a controlled manner.
 Compliance with procedural and legislative requirements.
 Effective communication of procedures and instructions.
Continuous Improvement

 Contribute to the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement of operations & production unit systems, processes and practices considering international best practices, improvement of business processes, cost reduction and productivity improvement.
 Number and quality of improvements are line with corporate expectations and implemented.
Relationship Management
 Develop and maintain effective business relationships with all relevant internal functions & external entities (such government authorities, service providers, contractors etc) with highest standards of business ethics, whilst promptly attending to all critical issues in-order to ensure the services required by the organization are delivered in the most effective manner.
 Feedback from stakeholders.
 Quality of advice and guidance provided
 Development and implementation of communication channels to create transparency across the organization.
Quality, Health, Safety, & Environment

 Ensure compliance to all relevant quality, health, safety and environmental management policies, procedures and controls across the operations engineering section to guarantee employee safety, legislative compliance, delivery of high quality products/service and a responsible environmental attitude.
 Ensure effective accident investigation and follow-up in accord with statutory requirements and to ascertain the non – occurrences of the same incidents.
 Frequency of non-compliance with ISO standards, local legislation and CLIENTS  policies on HSE.
 Frequency of Lost Time Incident’s, safety incidents and near misses.
 Effective communication of safety procedures.
 Risk mitigation initiatives recommended and approved by management.

 Supervise the preparation of timely and accurate functional statements and reports to meet CLIENTS and function requirements, policies and standards.
 Ensure that all functional reports of administration activities are prepared timely and accurately and meet CLIENTS / function requirements, policies and standards.
 Provide management with organisational reports as and when necessary.
 All function statements and reports are prepared timely and accurately and meet CLIENTSpolicies and requirements.
 All external reports meet the requirements of the shareholder requesting the details. All function statements and reports are prepared timely and accurately and meet CLIENTS policies and requirements.

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Al Melehy is one of the leading oilfield services company in the UAE. The company has been operating in Abu Dhabi since 1982 in activities related to services, Onshore and Offshore Gas & Oil fields activities covering supply, maintenance, overhauling, onsite back up service and manpower supply for all Petrochemicals Technical Staff.

Al Melehys system of supplying manpower is based on a classified computer data program being updated every 45 days for availability, and including a considerable number of specialized candidates from over 10 nationalities.

Al Melehys advanced concept of organization enables the company to quote and supply manpower
matching specific requirements and at very competitive rates.

Al Melehy also represents leading suppliers of industrial valves, air filters, electrical equipment, medical equipment and supplies, and refurbishment of Gas Turbine. Al Melehy Trading is partner with Henkel Industry of Germany and we are the owners of Henkel Polybit factory of Umm Al Qaiwain in the UAE. We are the sole agents in the UAE for Messers. Elbar-Sulzer, The Netherlands for turbine refurbishments and Messers. Donaldson, Belgium for Air Filters.

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