Sr. Workover and Wells Plug & Abandonment Engineer

RTC-1 Employment Services

UAE

Posted
Ref: QP275-3508

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Position Title: Sr. Workover and Wells Plug & Abandonment Engineer
Employment Type: Contract
Salary: all-inclusive depending on experience and qualifications
Job Location: UAE

About the Client:
A leading oil and gas company in UAE

Job Description:
• Lead and execute well workover and abandonment projects, in compliance with regulatory guidelines and policies and procedures. This will include but will not be limited to well workover design, P&A design, programme development, procedural compliance, cost control and supporting operations.
• Accountable for the planning, support, execution & wrap up of the assigned workover and plug & abandonment activities & campaigns.
• Accountable for set up well integrity and abandonment guidelines together with the Senior Well Integrity Engineer.
• Participate at well work planning and provide technical inputs and actively participate in tool and device selection for Workover and P&A operations.
• Create Technical Justifications and Technical Reports
• Comprehend and extract data from software such as OpenWells, Landmak WellCat, or an equivalent.
• Responsible for planning risk assessment and recommendations that will minimize the impact of contaminants on the drilling fluids system.
• Responsible for Workover and Plug & Abandonment (P&A) activity and is critical for the planning and delivery of the workover and decommissioning plan in a safe and efficient manner.
• Develops procedures and work schedules for Wells team for safe abandonment and workover operations.
• Preparation of all required Workover and P&A engineering documentation.
• Accountable for the planning, support, execution & wrap up of the assigned workover and plug & abandonment activities & campaigns.
• Accountable for set up well integrity and abandonment guidelines together with the Senior Well Integrity Engineer.
• Participate at well work planning and provide technical inputs.
• Actively participate in tool and device selection for Workover and P&A operations.
• Develops procedures and work schedules for Wells team for safe abandonment and workover operations.
• Preparation of all required Workover and P&A engineering and technical documentation.

Requirements

Qualifications:
• 45 years old and above
• BSc / MSc degree in Petroleum / Well / Mechanical Engineering
• Minimum 15 years of significant experience in an oil and gas industry with Workover and P&A and Well intervention projects; depleted reservoir operations UBD/HPHT experience would be a plus
• Must have Hydraulic Workover Unit experience and previous field experience
• Must have NORSOK/UKOOA – Oil & Gas UK /API standards
• Must have experience working with/for Major Operator Oil Companies; service company experience of at least 15 years
• Experience working in H2S environment is must
• With valid IWCF Well Control Certificate Supervisor level
• Technical writing skills are essential
• Experience with engineering software (Landmak WellCat, OpenWells)

About the Company

RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa.

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