Senior Petroleum Engineer

07 Dec 2012
04 Jan 2013
Firaz Hameed
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Petroleum Engineer: GABON: STAFF: OPERATOR

My client is looking to gain operatorship in new exploration and production Assets.
We are seeking candidates with senior Petroleum Engineering qualifications who have experience with the full spectrum of petroleum engineering disciplines. The incumbent will be required to provide and coordinate Petroleum Engineering support to newly acquired assets, as well as NOV assets.

Perform independent subsurface interpretations and assess the operator's technical work in support of the asset activity and business planning. Advisory work on the optimization of the field development and reserves mapping are key elements, as is ensuring HSE minimum requirements.
Ensure technical learning and best practices (also from operator) are captured and available for application for our mid to long term company strategy.
Develop conceptual appraisal and development plans for discovered fields.
Be able to perform analytical and numerical reservoir engineering tasks.
Able to perform and/or contribute to multi-disciplinary studies that are aimed at improving ultimate recovery from the assets.
Mentor of junior staff.

The Candidate could be assigned to integrated Projects under the supervision of a Project Manager.
Challenge assets (small to medium-size fields) awaiting feasibility studies.
Focus on Brownfield opportunities that require low-cost execution plans
Provide subsurface input to Facility Engineering and commercial processes.
Look at new opportunities to develop portfolio of projects
Develop local expertise in Field Development Planning Knowledge & Skills:
10+ years Experience in Petroleum Engineering
Experience in Gabon Onshore and Offshore Mature fields is a plus
Some Experience in NOV is a plus

Master degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant technical discipline backed by extensive number of years experience acquired in a broad range of EP business areas.
Strong technical skills and some leadership skills.
Excellent relationship building and communication skills.
Consistently acknowledges and appreciates each team member's contributions
Effectively utilizes each team member to his/her fullest potential.

Please send your cv toCV to fhameed (at) if interested

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