Tuesday, 15 June 2021

Specialist, Petroleum Engineering

Specialist, Petroleum Engineering
ADNOC Group Overview:

ADNOC is one of the world's leading energy producers, and a primary catalyst for the growth and diversification of the United Arab Emirates.
Our diverse family of more than 50,000 employees is made up of over 100 different nationalities. People from different backgrounds, with unique perspectives and wide-ranging skillsets, who share a collective responsibility: to enable and accelerate progress, both here in the UAE and across the globe.

Here at ADNOC, we go beyond business as usual. We do things differently, challenge convention, and embrace new ways of thinking. This is what defines and differentiates us. By working together every day, we’re bringing energy to life. Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) was established on the 27th November 1971 to operate in all areas of the oil and gas industry in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Since its establishment, ADNOC has steadily enhanced its competitive position through its sound business interest in 18 specialist subsidiary and joint venture companies in addition to educational institutions, known as the ADNOC Group of Companies.

Today, ADNOC manages and oversees oil production of more than 3.1 million barrels per day (bpd), ranking it amongst the top ten oil and gas producing companies in the world. In the last few years, significant achievements have been made in the expansion and development of gas fields to meet the growing needs and development plans of Abu Dhabi, and in our bid to support the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030, which seeks diversification of Abu Dhabi’s energy supplies. ADNOC is committed to recruiting the best talent the UAE has to offer, and accordingly UAE Nationals will be preferred. All expressions of interest will be treated confidentially.

Group company overview:

We are a young and emerging upstream member of ADNOC Group, focused on unlocking undeveloped oil and gas potential in the UAE.

Al Dhafra Petroleum is a dynamic and efficient upstream company with a mandate to maximize the UAE’s natural resources. Our shareholders are ADNOC, which owns 60% of the company, with Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) and GS Energy owning the remaining 40%.

Job Purpose
Provide technical expertise and guidance to design, develop, review, monitor and recommend performance standards, guidelines, policies, practices and procedures focused on Petroleum Engineering in line with the overall production strategy.
Job Specific Accountabilities (Part 1)
Provide functional support to all Drilling Operations units and artificial lift specialists to assure compliance with specifications and standards and ensure the effective adoption and implementation of new methodologies and technologies to enhance production, optimize productivity and mitigate risks.
Provides subject expertise to define Petroleum Engineering procedures, policies, technical specifications, performance standards and methodologies and the adoption of new technologies.
Provides key technical advice and guidance on all aspects of Petroleum Engineering including; reservoir management and operations, engineering, well design, simulation, completion, production optimization, artificial lift technologies, production chemistry.
Design downhole ESPs, surface equipment, and well completion. Determine the equipment sizing that is suitable for well conditions and operational condition
Extensive experience in ESP and/or gas lift applications. This experience shall include artificial lift application design, on-site installation procedure, performance monitoring and analysis, ability to recommend corrective actions
Leading group of engineers in specific tasks and studies, participate in company engineering standard review, and the development of young professionals.
Completing the end of well reports, to include an accurate account of the operations performed, summarizing performance/costs and compiling lessons learned/recommendations for improvements for future operations etc.
Providing technical discipline expertise and strategic oversight
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.
Extensive Tendering, Contracting, and Contract Management Experience.
Generic Accountabilities
Supervision
•    Plan, supervise and coordinate all activities in the assigned area to meet functional objectives.
•    Train and develop the assigned staff on relevant skills to enable them to become proficient on the job and deliver the respective section objectives.
Budgets
•    Provide input for preparation of the Function / Department budgets, assist in the implementation of the approved Budget, and work plans to deliver objectives. 
•    Investigate and highlight any significant variances to support effective performance and cost control.
Policies, Systems, Processes & Procedures
•    Implement approved Function/ Department policies, processes, systems, standards and procedures in order to support execution of the work programs in line with Company and International standards.
Performance Management
•    Contribute to the achievement of the approved Performance Objectives for the Function/ Department in line with the Company Performance framework.
Innovation and Continuous Improvement
•    Design and implement new tools and techniques to improve the quality and efficiency of operational processes.
•    Identify improvements in internal processes against best practices in pursuit of greater efficiency in line with best industry standards in order to define intelligent solutions for issues confronting the function.
Health, Safety, Environment (HSE) and Sustainability
•    Comply with relevant HSE policies, procedures, controls, applicable legislation, and sustainability guidelines in line with international standards, best practices and ADNOC Code of Practices.
Reports
•    Provide inputs to prepare MIS and progress reports for Company Management.

Minimum Qualification
•    Bachelor Degree in Petroleum Engineering.

Minimum Experience, Knowledge & Skills
12+ years of experience within Petroleum Engineering and field development with an emphasis on providing specialist services.
Professional Certifications
As applicable

Deadline: 10/08/2021