Wells Engineer (LWIV Operations)

Job Title: Wells Engineer (LWIV Operations)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Salary: negotiable day rate
Start Date: 2019-02-19
Reference: BH-99957
Contact Name: Martin Hughes
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2019 16:21

Job Description

Our client, a global Oil & Gas operating company, is currently seeking to a hire a Wells Engineer (LWIV Operations) for an initial 6 month contract based in Aberdeen. 

Job Description
The position is to support planning and execution operations on Light Well Intervention Operations predominantly on  North Sea assets.

Responsible for the design, planning, and management of completion and well intervention operations, with the full integration of the CWI Operations team and relevant asset teams. Preparation of detailed cost and time estimates, tracking of relevant metrics during job execution, after action reviews  documentation, well handover to production, and developing subsequent improvement plans.

Mentor junior staff in all aspects of completion engineering design and operations, and in interaction with other asset teams.

To design Well Interventions activities, sit within the onshore execution teams for Completion & Well Interventions to deliver maximum value to the assigned asset whilst maintaining PTW/O and HS&E standards.

Provide routine and emergency technical input and support for all well related activities, both in the office and at the work site as required.

Co-ordinate and manage logistics to ensure operations are conducted safely, on time and in accordance with execution programmes.

Supervise and ensure Completion & Well Intervention programmes are executed safely and efficiently and that all company policies and procedures are fully adhered to.

Monitor offshore LWIV based Completion & Well Intervention operations.

Ensure deviations from execution programmes are only conducted with the appropriate level of technical authorisation.

Ensure adherence to change control procedures in the event of programme amendments.

Ensure accurate reporting of all Completion & Well Intervention activities into the approved reporting medium.

Implement accurate cost monitoring of all Completion & Well Intervention activities both in the office and on the well site.

Integrate and liaise with other disciplines to ensure efficient and effective execution of 

Completion & Well Intervention work programmes.

Ensure all lessons learned are captured and shared from execution of Completion & Well 

Maintain Well Integrity by the execution of routine and non-routine safety critical 

Completion & Well Intervention (e.g. SSSV change out, annulus top up etc).