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  • Job reference: RMS0131984

Senior Completion Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 16/12/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (09/01/14)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
Due to a significant period of growth our client, one of the world's leading oil & gas exploration & production companies, are looking to appoint a Senior Completion Engineer to be based in London. This position can be contract or staff.

The successful candidate will provide support for their completion & testing team on deepwater operations in Africa whilst working closely with the sub surface group.

Responsibilities include:
* Performing Completion Engineering studies to ensure optimum Sandface and completions designs
* Ensure HSE requirements are integral to all aspects of completion, testing and well intervention activities.
* Provide completions input to team and well engineering delivery objectives.
* Provide input into the specification of completion, well testing and well intervention related equipment and services.
* Liaise with sub-surface personnel to ensure reservoir requirements are delivered.
* Completion performance/efficiency improvement
* Provide technical expertise in completion operations including the design, execution, and post job analysis.
* Keep close to daily operations to ensure full understanding of issues, operational problems,cost, etc.
* Provide operational input to completion, testing and well intervention activities.
* Manage specialist projects from time to time in relation to completion optimisation and/or reduction in well cost.
* Participate in well and operations hazard assessments and HAZOP's, compiling a well risk register and well barrier review.
* Review cost estimates for completion, testing and well intervention activities.

Key Skills / attributes:
* Degree qualification in an engineering discipline, preferably in mechanical or petroleum engineering.
* Minimum 8 years completions experience with operating companies.
* Good communication skills.
* Proficient with IT and industry software such as WellCat, Prosper, Drill String Design, MS Suite.
* Hold a valid survival certification.
* Subsea completions experience within the last five years in water depths greater than 800 metres.
* Knowledge and experience in design and running of Cased Hole Frac Packs, subsea well testing, and subsea tree / landing string systems.
* Work experience in remote locations highly desirable.
* West African experience is desirable though not essential.

Remuneration:
Attractive base salary / day rate commensurate with experience, extensive benefits package plus relocation and excellent international career progression opportunities.
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