Well Test Engineer


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About this role

About this role

Primary Duties:1. Plans, technically manages and oversees Well Test activities fully aligned with Department technical and SHE standards. Lead and promote company's SHE policies, life saving rules and culture in all aspects of operations. Strong focus on well control processes and barrier management to ensure safe execution. Conduct any Risk Assessments required to support any non-routine operations or support design exceptions.
2. Plans, develops and writes Well Testing programs that include perforating, Coil Tubing operations, Stimulation, Surface testing, Drill Stem Tests and Plug & Abandon procedures and implement the approved plan by achieving all the company technical requirements in the most safe, efficient and cost effective method.3. Design, oversee and approve drawings, mock rig up and acceptance tests of DST well test equipment.
4. Follow up on COMPANY Quality Department and third party inspection of service equipment. Generate Progress/Readiness reports.5. Create action items, assign it to responsible personnel, and follow up on it to ensure the delivery of objectives in timely manner.
6. Responsible for supporting the day to day Well Intervention Operations offshore and planning routine Well Test Programs/work instructions in line with company, safety and industry standards. Coordinate with well Engineer to monitor costs.7. Provide oversight and guidance to Well Test Contractors in base and field for well test operations on offshore rig.
8. Perform QC of real time Well Test data and Well Test reports. Ensure data is collected accurately offshore and presented professionally to achieve a high quality morning report. Identify and document any lessons learned.9. Responsible for stewardship of well test documentation and development of COMPANY Final Well Test Reports.
10. To propose and evaluate new technology for suitable usage to address complex DST well testing requirements.11. Interface internally with other Drilling Team members in addition to COMPANY stakeholders such as offshore Drilling & Completions Supervisors, Quality, Logistics, and Subsurface.
12. Provide mentorship for the development of National Engineers and junior staff.



Education / Experience Required:• Diploma from an accredited and recognized Polytechnical Institute.
• Greater than 8 years DST / Well Testing experience. Offshore and DST experience on gas wells is required. • Thorough knowledge of DST and surface well tesing operations and equipment. Candidate shall be abreast of latest technology and practices in surface and down hole equipment. Candidate must be capable of making realtime operations decisions based on data observed at rigsite.

Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Catherine Kay Turnbull
Brunel Energy UAE Dubai

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