Search for Job Vacancies and Career Opportunities in Nigeria

New Job Vacancies At WTS Energy

Date Posted: 16/Jan/2014
Deadline: 18/Mar/2014

Senior Production Geologist

 

About WTS Energy

WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industries. We supply engineers and consultants to our clients’ projects and operations, and perform employment outsourcing services such as workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. Our clients are based globally and offer a wide range of vacancies in oil, gas and energy. WTS Energy places suitable engineers and consultants in any phase of Oil and Gas projects and in all skills relating to: Geoscience, Drilling Management and Well Services, Facilities, (FEED) Engineering, Construction, Pipeline, Subsea, Commissioning and Start Up and Operations and Maintenance. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries and is operational in over 50 countries.

Job description Senior Production Geologist

Roles and Specific Responsibilities:

  • Drive the implementation of the field optimization of the producing fields, oil gas and condensate, including location preparation, well planning, drilling and hook-up to the production stations, with specific focus on HSE, Cost, Time and Recovery per well.
  • Drive the recovery per well of the existing producing wells, ensure that the well and reservoir management processes are fit for purpose, documented and engrained in our own organization and in that of our partners, with particular focus on well uptime and increased recovery per reservoir
  • Develop the input into the Integrated Production System Model, starting with consistent seismic to top sands structure maps, full static reservoir models, and hydrocarbon in place calculations
  • Detailed well planning, with drillable wells, lowest unit cost wellplans, from surface to well reservoir penetration.
  • Ensure a world class database, that is third party verifiable. The summary document, the E-well book, is the life Asset Reference Document and is formerly updated quarterly with the relevant historic dynamic and static data for the field, the top reservoir maps, correlation panels, type logs, the wells, drainage points, reservoirs, and flowstation and surface infrastructure
  • Contribute to the Business Planning Process for First and ND West, budget costs and Hydrocarbon forecasting! Ensure alignment and timely approvals both internal and with partners and government bodies alike, Coordinate the technical input into the Management Committee meetings with our partners
  • Contribute to the generation, coordination and delivery of the approval processes, for drilling Well proposals, Well data gathering campaigns, Well re-entry and work proposals. Ensure seamless integration between Exploration, Well Engineering, Production and Finance alike.
  • Work out discipline specific guidelines and procedures to ensure all work is carried out safely adhering to best international technical practices.

Technical Skills

Ability to translate complex operational and development issues into simple solutions.

  • High level of independent thinking and reasoning, based on sound technical and commercial fundamentals.
  • Understanding and application of the key drivers of operations and well reservoir management including seismic, reservoir engineering, petrophysics, production technology, well engineering, process engineering and production operations.
  • Ability to generate good quality technical reports

Business Skills

Ruthless bottomline focus, ability to translate and articulate technical solutions into the key business drivers, HSE, Cost and Production.

  • Fully understand and able to articulate how the company is making its money and how he and his department can drive the bottomline, short term, medium term and long term of the company.
  • Implement fit for purpose business processes, including efficient and effective translation of opportunity to project plan, and planned liquids and gas into the tank. With support processes fit for purpose but hard coded, including IAP, budget approvals, authority to execute, priority setting and staff allocation, time writing, maintaining personal log books and project handbooks.
  • Supervise and coordinate subordinates

Team Skills

  • Interact and work effectively with other professionals in group/project team and in other disciplines

Personal Skills

  • Readily accept views and guidance from supervisors and input from subordinates
  • Ability and focus on driving own professional and career development (technical affiliations, SPE etc)
  • Demonstrate high level of oral and written skills (English), good listening ability, demonstrate personal initiative and ability to mentor subordinates

Key focus areas: 
Direct experience in the following areas:

  • HSEMS implementation in the field and the workflow,
  • Seismic interpretation, AVO understanding, top sands/reservoir mapping, well log interpretation, static reservoir modelling
  • Field development planning, execution and field management,
  • Hydrocarbon in place calculations, as input for the Reserves evaluation and reporting, NNS and SPE Reserves classification and evaluation methodologies,
  • Generating innovative and imaginative development solutions,
  • Integrated Activity Planning, IPSM, Cost optimisation/management, Well and reservoir management, production surveillance
  • Well Completions (Including Intelligent Completions),
  • Production Surveillance and Operations,
  • Reservoir Studies and Surveys,
  • Well planning, design and execution, open hole logging, cased hole logging, coring, mudlogging,
  • Quantification of reservoir and hydrocarbon risk and uncertainty and integration in the well planning and in place volumetric calculation
  • Government Regulations
  • Petroleum Contracts,

Requirements Senior Production Geologist

  • 10-15 years experience in the Oil and Gas industry in Nigerian and possibly international, covering both land, swamp and deepwater experience.
  • Track record in Field Development Planning and execution, Production Seismology, Structural & Reservoir Correlation and Top sands Mapping, Static Reservoir 3D Modeling, Sand thickness, Porosity, Saturation & Hydrocarbon thickness and STOIIP and GIIP calculations, using deterministic and statistical methodologies.
  • Field experience, drilling and monitoring of development and appraisal wells, openhole logging, mudlogging, geomechanical analysis, fault seal analysis and pressure prediction
  • Track record in Production System Asset, Reservoir Planning & Monitoring, Modelling and Optimization, Forecasting, by Asset, Reservoir and drainage point.
  • Full understanding from static modeling to reservoir analysis, to point of sales, including openhole logging, production sampling, production testing, BSW analysis etc…
  • Field Maps, top sands and all related derivative maps and well correlation data base stewardship, input into the dynamic models and ultimately Asset and Reservoir stewardship, Resource reporting
  • Technical innovator and entrepreneur, track record in finding solutions to increasing the recovery per dollar invested and operated.
  • A recognized leader in the discipline
  • Excellent technical and communication skills with a strong emphasis on teamwork,
  • Fluency in written and spoken English language,

Terms & Conditions Senior Production Geologist

  • Discipline: Production Geology or Seismology
  • Line Manager: Development Manager/Chief Petroleum Engineer

Company Profile

Oil and Gas Operating Company

Location

Lagos, Nigeria

 

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

 

 

Planning Manager

About WTS Energy

WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industries. We supply engineers and consultants to our clients’ projects and operations, and perform employment outsourcing services such as workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. Our clients are based globally and offer a wide range of vacancies in oil, gas and energy. WTS Energy places suitable engineers and consultants in any phase of Oil and Gas projects and in all skills relating to: Geoscience, Drilling Management and Well Services, Facilities, (FEED) Engineering, Construction, Pipeline, Subsea, Commissioning and Start Up and Operations and Maintenance. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries and is operational in over 50 countries.

Job description Planning Manager

Purpose of the Job

  • Coordinates, compiles and prepares all clientsshort & long and term business plans, operating plans, work program and budget ensuring that corporate strategies and objectives are maintained throughout the planning process.
  • Sets planning cycles for WPB preparation including approval cycles.
  • Initiates and develops key performance indicators (KPI’s) to drive focused business plan implementation.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor business plan implementation and work with Finance to ensure budget expenditure alignment with the business plan.
  • Develop suitable planning guidelines, procedures, and related corporate planning assumptions and ensure completed plans fulfill Company objectives and planning criteria.
  • Works with various Functions to prepare performance metrics, set performance targets, and reporting requirements.
  • Coordinates and compiles and prepares FEP Monthly Reports
  • Coordinates the preparation of presentation materials and briefing reports for the Board, including coordinating the preparation of resolutions on FEP matters for the Board’s approval.
  • Keeps abreast of related developments within the oil development industry
  • Provide support for the Field Development Plans and opportunity realisation process.
  • Review selected projects and obtain management approval before commencing budget definitions and breakdowns
  • Review project plans, timing and budget and ensure they meet defined guidelines and advise the Managing Director accordingly
  • Monitor project execution activities and prepare monthly budget performance for both project and operating expenditures
  • Schedule quarterly management performance review meeting with full participation of key staff ensuring that Function Leaders take responsibility for their individual units
  • Maintains an awareness of opportunities due to current developments and methodology in the planning and economic analyses areas and market trends and information concerning demand/pricing of oil and gas in the international market place.
  • Coordinates and organizes all clientTechnical and management meeting with partners and shareholders. Disseminates proper information upon direction from Managing Director to concerned parties.
  • Advises and contributes to the development of long term objectives and strategies for projects

Requirements Planning Manager

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Technical Subject.
  • +10 years’ experience in the Oil industry in a Technical Function. Knowledge of Economics will be an added advantage
  • Computer literacy, including the use of economic models, spreadsheets and database systems.
  • A high level of proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Internal & External Contacts – Networking skills
  • Key player in planning the development of long-term strategies, based on aligning goals and capabilities with external business and economic scenarios.
  • Ability to work with senior business leaders.

Company Profile

Oil and Gas Operating Company

Location

Lagos, Nigeria

 

CLICK HERE TO APPLY







Subscribe to FREE Job Alerts.

 



Subscribe to Job Alert
Filter Jobs
  • Location

    Industry

    Specialization

    Job Type

    Education

    Experience

Latest Jobs and Recruitment in Nigeria Today

Justjobsng.com is a fastest-growing jobs in Nigeria job listing platform .

JustJobsng is Nigeria's leading online jobs site, providing the latest job vacancies and recruitment in Nigeria in a variety of industries and locations in Nigeria.

Available Jobs in Nigeria Today

Search for all job vacancies in Nigeria here on Nigeria’s #1 Job site. Everything latest jobs in Nigeria, Jobs in Nigeria, recruitment in Nigeria, vacancies In Nigeria and employment opportunities in Nigeria is our forte.

Browse our website and search current job opportunities that meet your search criteria. Also you can help yourself with our career resources that will assist you when preparing for an interview.

Our job services are FREE. We strive to post only genuine/Verified Jobs.

Sign up for latest jobs and recruitment offers in Nigeria today!