Sahara Group is recruiting for Production Technologist Asharami Energy Limited, a Sahara Group Company, is an oil exploration and production company with a strategy to deliver long term and sustainable growth.
Job Title:Production Technologist
Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Job Type: Full Time Purpose Statement • The role provides the linkage and understanding of production optimization and initiations within the subsurface and the surface production disciplines to understand the happenings down-hole and its relation to surface well behaviors, beyond the process separators. Key Deliverables • Lead the Production Data Management for Petroleum Engineering Department and Champion Hydrocarbon Accounting Implementation / Reconciliations • Deliver well & completions designs for all wells, Production optimization and multi‐discipline projects in accordance with World Class Hydrocarbon Maturation and Well Delivery and Intervention projects in accordance with World Class Hydrocarbon Maturation and Well Delivery and Intervention Processes, and the deliverables set by client requirements to optimize Oil & Gas recovery • Significantly contribute to/ lead the delivery of quality reservoir development studies, field development plan (FDP), the Identification of production improvement opportunities and production optimization studies in conjunction with reservoir engineers, petro physicists and production geologists. • Well surveillance – Well Performance monitoring, Monitoring and follow-up/resolution of Production deferment issues, Bean-up candidates identification/ follow-up for execution. • Coil Tubing job planning, well stimulations. Low production/Off-Production monitoring (wells). • Production Technology contribution to Field Review. • Well Performance Review: Identification of wells for Coil Tubing re-entry and Rig re-entry for repairs. • Monthly Production Targets: Assist in driving the Production Target by working with the field production Staff • Conceptual Completion Design, understanding of a completions design and their services interfaces • MER Coordination and Interface Management with DPR • Production Technology input (Well histories and well performance review/ update. production performance plots generation, well performance (NODAL analysis) to Field review • Provide analysis of well and reservoir performance base on production data, statutory pressure surveys (BHPs), Build up pressure analysis (PBU), and MPLT. • Run SAPHIRE to analyze build up pressure data. • Field Development & Execution • Day to Day Production Surveillance and reporting.
Minimum Qualification/ Experience • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Petroleum Engineering / Related Technical disciplines • Minimum of 10 years’ core experience in Production Technology / Engineering • Strong working knowledge of IPM-GAP, Prosper, OFM and SAPHIR • Skill sets in Well surveillance, Nodal Analyses, Inflow and outflow performances. Knowledge/Skills: • Prosper, IPM, GAP and SAPHIRE • Completions Conceptual design Tubing Design • Production Rates for Initial and Recompletion determination • Production Optimization and Well Head Maintenance • BHP Design and Surveys • Nodal Analyses • Coil Tubing/ Slickline Operations and E-line Operations • MER design and TAR determination • Conceptual Completion Design, understanding of a completions design and their services interfaces • MER Coordination and Interface Management with DPR • SCON and Sanding Prediction for Sand Control Decisions and Implementation Run SAPHIRE to analyze build up pressure data. • Field Development and Re-Completions Knowledge •
The position would require to be filled by a very competent candidate of not less than 10yr Production Technologist experience with of the wells, well-head maintenance & scheduling, production optimization and hydrocarbon volumes reconciliation and accounting. Personality Traits: • Team Player • Detailed and methodical • Attention to details • Good interpersonal skills • Willing to take on Challenges Working Relationships • Petroleum Engineering Manager • Internal and external stakeholders • JV Partners and all government regulators • Production operations team