Well Integrity Engineers

  • Job Reference: SF
  • Date Posted: 6 June 2018
  • Location: Algiers
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Oil, Gas & Chemicals
  • Job Type: Contract, Permanent
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sonja Fielding
  • Email: sonja@energy-progroup.com
  • Telephone: 0191 33 88 140

Job Description

This position requires an Engineering degree with experience in Drilling, Completions, and Production.  Candidate must be knowledgeable in well design (casing/tubing), formation properties and in-situ conditions down-hole. The individual must have experience with remedial operations to address a variety of well issues.  One primary responsibility of this position is to provide general support for well optimization.  Second primary duty is to provide a Well Integrity software and create a database.  The candidate must be technical in nature to help evaluate software packages and be able to set up a database methodically.

  • Conduct Analysis, investigations and provide engineering recommendations  in order to  remedy the deficiencies of the wells already inspected and those planned for inspection based on historical well data (geology, drilling, completion, production or injection..) and current parameters (production, reservoir pressure, annular pressure) and other risk factors identified during the wellhead audit and inspection of the selected wells.

  • The necessary investigations to be conducted following the wellhead audit could be as an example as follow:

    • Slick Line (Calibration, top sediment, PFS, etc…)

    • Logging (PLT, Full off, thermometry, Video camera, tracer scan, etc…)

    • Well testing with a separator

  • The recommendations to remedy the wells inspected and requiring medium and heavy work shall be provided by the Well Integrity Engineer specialists after the various analysis and investigations which will be compiled in a decision tree, defining the operations to be performed.

  • Maintain production level and avoid production drop resulting from well shut downs

  • Optimize well intervention operations and reduce cost

  • Implementation and compliance with  oil industry standard practices

  • Set up a database management system covering well integrity

  • Ensure safety at work and prevent contamination of resources

  • Identify the most common issues:

  • Provide coaching and transfer of skills and know-how to client’s personnel on site