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LiveERD Engineer - Middle East
The successful candidate will have knowlesge and experience of: •Casing design •Fundamental in casing flotation technique •Drilling Fluids Technology (Water base and Oil base) •Cementing Technology •Wellbore stability for ERD Drilling •Pore Pressure and Fracture Gradient Technology •Drill String Design / Torque and Drag modeling for ERD wells •ERD/ Directional Drilling •Bit Designs and Hydraulics •Good understanding of Drill string vibrations and mitigations •Understanding of key ROP limiters in ERD wells •Hole Cleaning and ECD behavior in ERD Wells •Drilling problem solving (Lost returns, Stuck Pipe, Hole Instability) •Well Control •Blowout prevention and equipment testing •Basic open Hole and Cased Hole Logging •Risk Assessment •Fundamental Geology •Fundamental Reservoir Engineer •Technical Writing b) Minimum 8 years drilling experience and knowledge of ERD principles and fundamentals c) Computing skills including MS office d) Knowledge of Drilling Information Management System (DIMS) e) Safety Training f) Drilling Engineering School g) ERD drilling school (K&M or Equivalent) Degree in relevant Engineering discipline such as Petroleum or Mechanical
Job Purpose and Scope: a)Prepare a complete ERD/MRC Drilling Program. Work closely with other groups to assure program is based on all available geological, reservoir and drilling information from nearby wells. The ERD Drilling program must include but is not limited to the following: • ERD directional drilling program including collision avoidance • “FastDrill” application and surveillance • Bottomhole assembly program for both motor and rotary steerable application • ERD Drilling string design including all torque and drag modeling • Bit selection, hydraulics, rotary speed and bit weight programs • Wellbore stability and hole cleaning analysis • Drilling mud program for both water base, oil base operations and drill-in fluids • Wellhead and casing designs • Drilling hazards assessment (lost returns, well control, wellbore stability, stuck pipe) • Application of standard operation procedures, best practices and lessons learned • Progress time-depth and cost depth curves for the drilling phase • Bottomhole assembly program • Well evaluation program (LWD and/or wireline logging) b) Mentors less experienced engineers on ERD techniques, technology and drilling performance c) Participates as required in HAZOPS, SIMOPS and Risk Assessments. d) Prepares cost estimates and AFE’s ,for the drilling phase e) Participates as drilling representative in the Well Delivery Process. Interacts with asset teams during well planning, execution and post drill review f) Provides rig site technical assistance to Drilling Supervisors during critical drilling operations. g) Trouble shoots operational and technical drilling problems h) Conducts follow-up assessments of drilling equipment selection and application i) Maintains close liaisons with services companies’ engineers and keeps abreast of recent developments in the area of well drilling technology, equipment, practices, etc. j) Analyze drilling performance and recommends changes in procedures and equipment base on findings. Participates in industry organizations such as SPE API and/or IADC.
Type: Long Term Contract / SiteSalary: Not statedOur client, a renowned Oil & Gas Operator, has an immediate requirement for an experienced ERD (Extended Reach Drilling) Engineer to join their team based in the Middle East on a long term contract working on a residential basis.
Posted: Wed 02 Jul at 15:30 Expires: Sun 31 Aug at 15:30
An engineering degree/diploma with a minimum of 20 –25 years of project management experience in the oil and gas sector with at least 5 years in the role of a Project director.
Provides leadership to the project management team, which comprises the project managers, procurement, project control, contracts management, quality assurance/quality control and health/safety and environment teams to ensure successful completion of the project within the parameters of time, budgets and quality. Lead proposals preparation and supervise, analysis of RFQ (Request For Proposal) requirements, prepare preliminary execution plans, supervise data, collect and collate to complete the technical and financial proposal. Supervise the preparation of the overall project plan & execution strategies for management review and approval on award of a project. Manage the approved plan to achieve project deliverables and timeline objectives viz. set up the organization, mobilize the team and develop a schedule with respect to planning, procurement and the execution strategy in line with the Contract provisions. Sign off on key documents including project schedule levels 1-3. Setup specific plans for HSE, quality and cost control. Participate in the preparation off the budget at the time the tender is awarded which includes components such as project control, administration and day- to- day running costs. Ensure that resources are made available to achieve performance and proper checking of the engineering and procurement processes. Control the project through project management, project engineering, discipline engineering and construction through project and area managers. Ensure safe and efficient execution of assigned projects, within the set targets and schedules Liaise with the client senior management and troubleshooting any areas of conflict between the project management team and the client to ensure a smooth and continuing working relationship. Manage people related issues, communication and direction to the project management team and executive reporting along with the project control team. Ensure relevant budget and delivery plan and provide regular project progress, reports and forecast. Monitor progress of work for timely execution of the project through daily/weekly/monthly/ reports with respect to review of the overall project. Anticipate and resolve any problems, bottlenecks/scheduling conflicts to achieve on time or earlier deliveries to keep the project on schedule. Ensure project and area managers deliver the projects within the contracted duration and within the agreed budget through regular meetings, and monitor performance and expenditure vis a vis the plan. Provide leadership & direction to various contracting agencies during Project Execution, maintain ongoing relationships between the contractor and company and ensure that the project/area managers business dealings with clients subcontractors and vendors are conducted to a high professional standard. Promote quality awareness in every sphere of project activity and the Petrofac organization. Manage quality through audits conducted on a weekly basis and incase of nonconformances ensure that these are rectified and measures taken to ensure that they do not recur. Ensure high safety standards are maintained on all projects, the client’s feedback is positive and that project management is proactive in this respect since accidents are viewed seriously by the client. Develop a cost report per month that details costs and expenditure for the period, forecast for completion of the project with an aim of minimizing the variance. Promote team work and a spirit of co operation among employees. Guide the project team to achieve project goals, drive and motivate the project team and develop team members who have potential to move to senior positions and move on a fast track. Career planning, mentoring, proposing members for promotions, bringing in high caliber inpiduals to fill positions. Provide guidance and coaching to senior staff in management of their groups. Generate development plans and charting career paths for staff with recommendations for corresponding training programs Monitor performance culminating in promotions/new roles as well as evaluating team members based on potential geared to training/career progression opportunities. Lead the team through regular meetings with the client and meetings to address specific issues, team meetings and meetings with specific departments. Develop training plans for fresh graduates and supervise implementation Carry out any other duties as and when requested by the direct supervisor
Type: Staff / OfficeSalary: Market Related + BenefitsOne of the world's leading EPC contractor in the Oil and Gas sector is looking to appoint a Project Director in the Middle East.
Posted: Wed 09 Jul at 14:52 Expires: Sun 07 Sep at 14:52
LiveNight Drilling Supervisor - Jack Up
Must have the following experience: 8 years Oilfield experience 5 years NDSV experience 5 years Offshore experience 5 years Jack-Up experience 2 years experience with major Operator Must have knowledge of RSS, CT, P&A, Sidetrack and Recompletion Must be in possession of the following certs: IWCF, IPTIO approved HUET, OPITO approved pS.
Working on a 28/28 rotation on a Jack-Up in the Middle East as a Night Drilling Supervisor. The position fully understands both engineering and supervision aspects in the drilling and well testing to industry recognised standards. This position is technically independent and has a high level of supervisory skills and communication skills required in English, with the flexibility to deal with a number of different functional disciplines.
Type: Long Term Contract / OffshoreSalary: Day Rate is US$1400 (+2 paid travel days + business class flights)Our client, an EPC Operator in the Middle East, has an urgent requirement for an experienced Night Drilling Supervisor to join their offshore team on long term contract basis for one year.
Posted: Tue 24 Jun at 12:55 Expires: Sat 23 Aug at 12:55
LiveSupply Excellence & Business Systems Specialist (Purchase)
a. Degree in Engineering/Supply Chain or equivalent. b. CIPS certified or equivalent reputable certification desirable. c. Six Sigma Green Belt certification or similar reputable certification desirable d. 10 years' experience in purchasing and expediting in the oil/gas Energy Industry. e. Prior exposure to procurement improvement process particularly expediting f. High standard of both written & spoken English, and effective communication and presentation skills g. Knowledge and experience in the use of computer software and systems. h. Preferred knowledge in ERP systems, SAP preferred. i. Evidence of implementation and the success of similar projects
The successful candidate will have responsibility for planning and implementing the activities related to business systems and supply excellence in the Supply Department. Work closely with Head of Purchase (HOP) to improve the efficiency of the Division by leading the implementation of all business improvements and best practices. Tasks and Duties: * Reviews the Supply systems and business practices generate process improvement proposals & lead the implementation of the same with the line head and line management approval. Identify improvement opportunities, discuss with team members, Head of Supply Excellence, HOP, develop action plan, and implement as per agreed schedule. * Lead each of the initiatives identified under Purchase and ensure that all such initiatives are implemented on timely basis. Progress is monitored, corrective actions taken and supervisors are informed of the progress and the bottlenecks on a timely manner. * Identify the gaps and develop programs for continuous improvement in all expediting process including managing freight forwarders and logistic entities. * Develop and review Expediting policies and procedures and identifying gaps and providing the necessary analysis and how it is linked to the Purchasing activities. * Develop Strategic plans for current and future expediting and logistics needs. * Participate in cross-functional teams to identify and execute breakthrough initiatives. * Develop and Contribute in department strategic systems such as ERP Development, logistics KPIs, freight forwarder and courier performance, vendor evaluations. * Challenge current business practices, methodology and procedures through the application of continuous improvement (CI), benchmarking outcomes, best practice techniques and knowledge with an end-to-end perspective. * 40% improvements in existing activities to meet stakeholders expectation and on time deliveries that leads to customer satisfaction. * 30% improvements in Saving due to the process improvements. * Benchmarking with Continuous Process Industries, Petrochemicals, Oil and Gas Industries. AGY
Type: Long Term Contract / OfficeSalary: Not statedOur client has an immedaite requirement for an experienced Supply Excellence & Business Systems Specialist (Purchase) to join their team in the Middle East on a six month contract basis.
Posted: Wed 25 Jun at 10:12 Expires: Sun 24 Aug at 10:12
LiveSupply Excellence & Business Systems Specialist (Contracts)
a. Degree in Engineering or equivalent. b. CIPS certified or equivalent reputable certification desirable. c. Six Sigma Green Belt certification or similar reputable certification desirable d. 12 years experience in contracts and contracts process improvement in the oil/gas Energy Industry. e. Prior exposure to management system improvement programs . f. High standard of both written & spoken English, and effective communication and presentation skills g. Good Facilitation skills. h. Knowledge and experience in the use of computer software and systems. .
The successful candidate will have responsibility for planning and implementing the activities related to business systems and supply excellence in the Supply Department. Working closely with Head of Contracts (HOC) to improve the efficiency of the Division by leading the implementation of all business improvements and best practices. Tasks and Duties: * Reviews the Supply Chain systems and business practices generate process improvement proposals & lead the implementation of the same with the line head and line management approval. Identify improvement opportunities, discuss with team members, Head of Supply Excellence, HOC, develop action plan, and implement as per agreed schedule. * Lead each of the initiatives identified under Contracts and ensure that all such initiatives are implemented on timely basis. Progress is monitored, corrective actions taken and supervisors are informed of the progress and the bottlenecks on a timely manner. * Prepare Management Information Reports for smooth communication flow in the line and across stakeholders. Gather data, prepare reports or summarize information, guidelines for KPIs and reporting. Collect and collate multiple sources of data to provide actionable insights. * Internal customer focus, utilize KPI Measures and analyses to ensure that progress is in line with plan. Support Head of Supply Excellence and HOC in identifying gaps & propose corrective action wherever necessary for continuous improvement, inpidual and department performance and customer satisfaction. Facilitate internal reviews for compliance and identify/propose corrective action. Ensure all established systems and procedures are implemented without any unauthorized deviations. * Assist Head of Contracts for development of realistic Annual procurement plan for contracts for Services/materials by reviewing & analysing SAP database and to develop tender strategies. Continuous review with users to ensure alignment with the procurement plan. * Improvement and Standardization of various formats like Contract/Tender/Submission templates including design of new formats. * Review of all Contract procedures. Update general decisions of Tender committees and guidelines into Procedures. * Conducts regular reviews of such procedures and initiates any revisions necessitated by circumstantial changes or those, which will be to the economic advantage of the company. * Coordinate for issue of Customer satisfaction surveys, collect and analyse feedback to evolve implementation plan with Head of Contracts/Purchase.
Type: Long Term Contract / OfficeSalary: Not statedOur client has an immediate requirement for an experienced Supply Excellence & Business Systems Specialist (Contracts) on a six month contract based in the Middle East.
Posted: Wed 25 Jun at 10:16 Expires: Sun 24 Aug at 10:16
LiveSenior Machinery & Package Engineer
Requirements: - Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering - min 10-15 years in design, procurement and testing of rotating equipment and packaged equipment such as: centrifugal and reciprocating compressors, gas turbines, diesel and gas engines, pumps, experience in engineering, construction, pre-commissioning, commissioning and start-up procedures;
Responsibilities: - preparation of material requisitions, selection of equipment and follow-up of vendor design and documentation in respect of the client specifications. Salary and Benefits/ Contract Terms: Location: Abu Dhabi office. Single status: rotation 4 months on/11 days off OR family status with 24 days of vacation per year. Flights provided by the company for both options, including for family. ? Working schedule: 5 days per week, 8 hours per day. - Flights, Visa Costs: covered by the company - Lunch covered at the company\s canteen. - End of service benefits. - At arrival candidates will be accommodated in a hotel for 10 days, then they will be offered assiatance in finding their own accommodation. Interested candidates should send their application containing: CV and availability to start if accepted. Only suibale candidates will be contacted. Thank you!
Type: Long Term Contract / Office, OffshoreSalary: Not statedEPC Projects within Oil&Gas Industry located in the Middle East area. The Client is interested to enhance its Consulting Engineering Department with new Professionals.
Posted: Fri 20 Jun at 9:51 Expires: Tue 19 Aug at 9:51
LiveTechnical Safety Engineer
Technical Safety and Loss Prevention Engineer Basra, Iraq An international upstream oil and gas company is actively searching for a Technical Safety and Loss Prevention Engineer to join the HSE department in Southern Iraq on a 28/28 rotation. Excellent opportunity to gain experience with an operating company and earn valued experience in the Middle East. The role will require the selected applicant to provide Technical Safety Support to the operational and technical teams, assessing technical and process safety risks, and working with these teams to eliminate, reduce or mitigate these risks in order to achieve the Company HSE policies, objectives and goals Required experience: *8+ years' experience with Technical Safety and Loss Prevention *BSc Engineering Degree *Working experience as a process/ production engineer This is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience in the Middle East with an operating company and earn an attractive salary! If you feel that you fit the requirements and are interested in exploring an opportunity in the Middle East with an operating company then apply today!
Type: Long Term Contract / OfficeSalary: NegotiableTechnical Safety and Loss Prevention Engineer Basra, Iraq An international upstream oil and gas company is actively searching for a Technical Safety and Loss Prevention Engineer ...
Posted: Thu 03 Jul at 11:00 Expires: Thu 31 Jul at 11:00
LiveERD - Supervisor
Minimum 8 years experience, job level will be based on total qualifications •5 years experience in operations related to Directional/ERD drilling, completion and work over activities (Desired) •Computing skills including MS Office •Knowledge of Drilling Information Management System (DIMS) •Leadership training Safety training including: •Hazardous Operations •pS Safety •First Aid •Hazards Communications •Lock Out Tag Out Procedures, Permit to Work (PTW), Personal Protective Equipment •Offshore Survival •Incidents Investigation •Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Safety Leadership, Safety Management, Health Inspection Base Skills including: •Fundamentals of Drilling and Completions Technology •Abnormal Pressure Detection •Blowout Prevention Equipment and Testing and Well Control •Fundamental of Geology •Risk Assessment and Technical Writing
Job Purpose & Scope •The successful candidate will provide day to day on site leadership and supervision of all drilling, completions and workover operations and is responsible for the safe and efficient execution of the drilling program. Principal Accountabilities •Provides day-to-day on site leadership ad supervision of drilling, completions and work over operations •Ensures that Company HSE policies, procedures, regulations and objectives are effectively implemented •Responsible to strict adherence to all company systems, procedures, standards, safety rules and regulations by all Company personnel and contractors on site. •Responsible for clear and concise reporting of all well site drilling activities such as daily drilling reports, material transfers and safety meetings and capture of lessons learned. •Responsible for reporting, investigations and follow-up of all accidents and near misses on-site and effective / lasting closure •Responsible for performing site emergency plans and organized regular emergency exercises and drills on-site and timely reporting on DDR •Responsible for rig moves and rig positioning with proper Risk assessment and mitigation plans. •Primary contact with rig and third-party personnel at the rig site to ensure operations are performed in accordance with the drilling program in a safe and cost effective manner •Organizes and orders the necessary services and equipment to conduct operations •Ensure safe and timely return of equipment and surplus materials to Company stores upon completion of well operations •Responsible for HSE procedures being continuously enforced and for making effective decisions in emergency situations. Ensures that safety regulations and practices are respected and followed by all personnel on rig site including drilling contractor and Service Company employee •Ensures operations comply with the Standard Drilling Instructions (SDI) and Drilling Safety Instructions (DSI) Manuals and SIMOPS procedures. •Regularly inspect rig and third party equipment for adequate maintenance. Maintains inventory of all equipment/ materials/ supplies and spare parts and report on DDR •Ensures potential pollution control problems are considered and relative contingency plans are understood by rig and third party personnel •Ensures that safety drills /tests are conducted on rig site as per company plan and procedures and reported. Investigates accidents/incidents and follow-ups ion action plan until fully closed. •Liaises with Filed Production for Island site inspections prior to rig move. Ensures sage handover of well area of island at beginning and completion of drilling activities (SIMOPS) •Ensures assigned relief is well informed (hand over notes) of current situation and agrees with plans / developed/ implemented. Ensures all instructions to Rig Manager is via written instructions •Ensures effectiveness of onsite risk assessments and implements mitigations and follow up actions •Cooperates with the Island Drilling Engineering Team in the development of ERD Operations manuals. •Monitors less experience Drilling Supervisors and Engineers •Relieves for the Island Drilling Operations Team Leader as needed
Type: Long Term Contract / SiteSalary: Not statedOur client, a renowned Oil & Gas Operator, has an immediate requirement for an experienced ERD (Extended Reach Drilling) Supervisor to join their team based in the Middle East on a long term contract working on a 28/28 rotation.
Posted: Wed 02 Jul at 15:27 Expires: Sun 31 Aug at 15:27
LiveOperations Manager (O&G - Chemical Terminals)
Education and Experience:
- College diploma or above with relevant major.
- Minimum 5 years related field experience in Chemical or Petrochemical industry.
- Both written and spoken English and MANDARIN.
- Computer skills and knowledge of relevant software.Competency:
- Customer Orientation
- Quality Orientation
- Results Orientation
- Managing Change
- Coaching & Feedback
- Directing Performance
Reports to: Terminal Manager
Goal of this function:
To plan, manage and provide leadership to operations shift teams in the Terminal so as to ensure operational activities are performed in accordance with operating procedures, customers’ requirements and expectations, safety, environmental and quality standards, and to government rules and regulations
To provide guidance for training and development of terminal operational personnel.
Everyone shall obey Client's SHEQ Policy strictly. SHEQ is everyone’s responsibility and is demonstrated by inpidual contributions to reporting potential accident, and analyzing and controlling quality, safety, health and environmental hazards.
Tasks and responsibilities:
- To provide management and leadership to shift teams in the Terminal and to develop teamwork, cooperation and motivation.
- To assist in the control, issuing and monitoring of work permits to ensure safety and quality standards are observed.
- Ensure that all operational personnel who work in the Terminal are trained to carry out the task they are working on, and complete that work in a safe manner.
- Operation Procedure-To develop, implement and amend as required, Operating Procedures and Work Instructions for operational section of the Terminal Dept. so as to ensure work is performed in accordance with current Company Documented Management System, safety and quality standards, governmental and customers requirements.
- Quality Management-to oversee and review the overall operations in the terminal and jetty so as to ensure product handling including other activities such as, sampling, purging, pigging, slopping, flushing, etc. are performed in accordance to current operating procedures, safety standards and customer’s requirements.
- Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
- To ensure via liaison with appropriate internal department or external suppliers / contractors that terminal facilities, utilities and consumables such as general equipment, tools, instruments, nitrogen, rags, gaskets, etc are readily available and are in good, accurate working condition and well maintained so as to ensure operation processes are smooth, free from delays and defect in accordance to Standard Equipment Operating Procedures.
- Additionally housekeeping and cleanliness of Terminal shall be maintained at a high standard.
- Responsible for the performance management of the department staff, and provide feedback on their performance
- Formulate and implement the dept. training plan, Assist employee identify training needs based on performance review feedback and role requirements
- Assist Admin. dept. for Operation dept. people planning, recruit and select new staff when required.
- Ensure that all people roles in operation and objectives are clear and understood.
- Manage the resourcing of the team (Including all leave and work schedules).
- Assist and develop the prospective employees.
- Continuous Improvement-To assist and support the Terminal Manager in continuously improving Terminal operations, facilities and equipment.
- To assist in the development and monitoring of departmental performance objectives.
- Projects-As required to assist the Terminal Manager, Customer Service Department and Maintenance Department with special customer, operational or engineering projects.
- Reporting and Records-Ensure operational reports and records are kept in accordance with internal company and governmental requirements.
- Safety, Health & Environment, assist in the investigation of all accidents/incidents and to take the appropriate action to prevent any recurrence.
- Ensure that all work carried out by both operators and contractors is done as set out in the Company’s safe Work Permit System.
- Ensure that all waste, including storm water, is handled according to approved procedures.
- Report to the appropriate manager any deviation in a procedure that may result in a Safety, Health or Environmental issue.
- Budget management -Make annual operation budget plan and implement it.
- Other work and post as required by the company.
Type: Long Term Contract / OfficeSalary: Not statedOur Client started its first Chinese independent tank terminal in Ningbo. This has since expanded to ten terminals in eight locations to support logistic product flows for import/export as well as domestic trading purpose. Our Client has become China’s largest independent chemicals storage terminal operator with a total storage capacity of more than 1.2 million cubic meters.
The terminal serves as a world-scale oil transshipment hub along the crude oil trade route from Middle East, Africa and South America to the Far East. Strategically located around the emerging countries and with 20 refineries in a distribution range of 1200 km, the crude oil shipped into the region has reached 90 million tons per year. 1,350,000 cbm tank storage capacity for crude oil and petroleum products; and 2 berths, 50,000-dwt and 300,000-dwt each, for ships ranging from 5,000-dwt to 375,000-dwt. T
Posted: Thu 19 Jun at 0:00 Expires: Mon 18 Aug at 0:00
Related/Relevant qualification required. Suitable candidates must have 5- 20 years (for Senior Managers) holding key management roles executing EPC projects.
Provides leadership and direction to the fabrication yard team. Coordinates all Engineering Disciplines. Supervises all subcontractors. Implements the requirements of the Fabrication Execution Plan Fabrication approvals
Type: Staff / OfficeSalary: Market related plus benefitsOne of our Major client based in the Middle East is looking for a Fabrication Manager to join its team, leading the fabrication yard team on various projects encompassing HSSE, Contracts, Construction, Interface, Field Engineering, QA/QC, Project Controls, Administration, Materials Control and Pre-Commissioning.
Posted: Wed 09 Jul at 14:51 Expires: Sun 07 Sep at 14:51
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