Petroleum Engineer – Equatorial Guinea

July 2, 2020

Petroleum Engineer – Equatorial Guinea

Name of Employer: Trident Energy Management Limited

Job Title: Petroleum Engineer

Contract Type: Full-time

Job Location: Equatorial Guinea


Job Description: 

Trident Energy is one of the industry’s most experienced teams in the science of operating and redeveloping mid-life oil and gas assets.
We are currently looking for a Petroleum Engineer to join Trident Energy’s Bata office in Equatorial Guinea


Job Requirements:

Reporting to the Subsurface Manager, you will be responsible for programs and reporting on a variety of Rig and Rigless petroleum engineering activities (well testing, well completion and workover, stimulation, wireline, sampling and production logging, etc.). The Petroleum Engineer position also includes the analysis and interpretation of field data and carries out studies aimed at optimisation of well performance and oil/gas recoveries.


Key Responsibilites:

• Work within a multidiscipline subsurface and operation team to optimise production
• Assist with the development of conceptual appraisal and development plans for discovered fields
• Identify wells in the portfolio that would benefit from remedial action, and determine best course of action to take.
• Assist in gas lift optimisation
• Work with subsurface, production technology and drilling departments to optimise completion design for both new wells and workover candidates.
• Plan and review data acquisition programme for wells including pressure transient analysis,
• PLT data, gradient surveys and cased hole logging.
• Assist in reserves management and be able to perform analytical and numerical reservoir engineering tasks.
• Participates in engineering project groups to ensure that surface and subsurface facilities design parameters are taken into account during basic Engineering.
• Performs optimisation and feasibility studies of oil/gas and water process systems in liaison with other team members, drilling and production engineers.
• Develops and performs process simulation models using proprietary software packages in order to maximize and optimise the performance efficiency and safety of new and existing process facilities.
• Performs various technical and cost benefits analysis studies to enhance oil/gas recoveries.
• Identifies opportunities to improve efficiency and reduce costs including proposals to improve work quality and/or to optimise cost in the areas of horizontal drilling, well stimulation, perforation techniques and coiled tubing applications, etc.


Desired Expertise and Skills:

• BSc, MSc or higher in Petroleum Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
• Fluent in English and a second language is desirable but not essential.
• Understanding of the Exploration and Production Business and the geological sciences including geology, geophysics and petrophysics.
• Strong interpersonal skills, as well as ability to work in a team environment.
• Good problem-solving skills (analysis, judgment, decision making).
• Excellent communication skills, written & verbal
• Decision making, focus on results with high levels of initiative


How To Apply

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