Aberdeen North SeaJob Reference - J8830

Wells Operations Engineer (P&A)

Position Title Well Operations Engineer P&A Reports to P&A Superintendent Department Drilling and Completions Position Location Aberdeen Position Overview • Lead a team of Well Operations Supervisors to execute an agreed schedule of Well Management P&A activities • Provide effective day to day co-ordination of all Well Operation P&A activities including Interventions, Workovers, Integrity verification repairs associated with P&A activity. • Integrate fully into the operational infrastructure and co-ordinate interfaces with the drilling, sub-surface, logistics and asset teams to produce forward activity plans. Accountabilities • Deliver Wells Management P&A activities to meet programme objectives within time, budget and performance targets. • Ensure all Wells Management P&A activities are planned and executed in accordance with safety and quality standards and processes. • Track Wells Management P&A activity costs in relation to approved budgets and expenditure. • Leading and/or enabling change and continual improvement. Key Duties Safety • Ensure that the Safety Management System and Well Operations Policies & Procedures are complied with at all times and that appropriate preparation and resource has been made to permit the safe execution of all activities. • Promote and assist in safety initiatives and incident investigations and follow up actions. • Support and participate in quality and safety audits relating to well operations P&A activities Operational • Define activity work scopes from proposals on Project Summary Sheets, AFI’s or AFE’s and through communication with multi- discipline teams. • Develop P&A work programmes (and associated work instructions), ensuring that adequate peer review and risk assessment are held and documented • Obtain programme approval for planned activities. • Plan, co-ordinate and execute Wells Management P&A activities to meet programme objectives within time, budget and performance targets for production protection, production add and to maintain well integrity. • Co-ordinate efforts to develop and implement effective solutions to resolve well related problems and issues. • Ensure that the required, personnel, equipment and services are available for the planned operations. • Ensure design, materials, equipment etc. are appropriate for intended activity. • Specify and arrange procurement and timely supply of resources; equipment, manpower and services. • Ensure effective use of equipment and materials inventories. • Ensure the accurate and prompt reporting of Wells Management P&A activities and operational performance. • Monitor and evaluate the performance of Client and contractor personnel and ensure reporting of same for improvement discussions. • Provide technical support for the well operations team, peer groups and contractors. • Support the development and implementation of improvement initiatives. • Ensure new technologies are appraised and utilised as appropriate to aid continued improvement of well operations. • Ensure that all operational activities and those of contractors are carried out fully in accordance with the requirements of Quality Standards, Procedures and work instructions. • Actively participate in improving the Quality Management System where appropriate. • Mentor Well Operations Supervisors and graduate trainees as appropriate. Education attainment & Accreditation • Min City & Guilds/ONC, time served in disciple, equivalent in engineering preferred • Well Control IWCF or equivalent • Offshore Survival Professional Skills & Experience • Engineering background – apprenticeship. • Significant offshore experience in relevant disciplines. • Previous onshore experience in Well Operations or via internal development position. • Technical understanding of the complexities of planning and executing well and platform operations. Interpersonal Skills & Qualities • Proven supervisory and man management skills. • Good communication and liaison skills involving multi-discipline teams. • Team player with methodical and organised approach to tasks and problems. • Computer literate and capable of collating & interpreting technical information and preparing reports of well operational activities. Circumstances • Ability to travel offshore

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