Senior Production Engineer (OC) – North Oil Company Qatar

Company: Full Time Jobs in Qatar
  • Location: Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted: July 16, 2023
  • Salary: Negotiable

About the job


  • HSE
  • Maintain/Plan ESDV, SDV & HIPPS tests which require field outages
  • Provide assistance to all special operations (intelligent pigging, Tie-in, Safety or Process Isolation) to ensure activities are carried out safely and minimize shortfalls and activity costs.
  • Review top ten alarms, analysing and translating them into opportunities or threats to improve production potential and equipment reliability.
  • Conduct Inhibition audits to guarantee the safe operating status of the facilities.
  • Participate in DGS/JSA processes to provide an independent operational perspective to offshore management.

Main Activities

  • Focal Point for the NOC Operation Center regarding all production activities and ensure production is optimized based on available well stock and equipment constraints.
  • Centralize communication within production teams ensuring follow up of all action requested by sites
  • Participate in shortfall prevention/analyses, shutdown preparation and monitoring plant KPI.
  • Interfacing with Offshore Operations (via VC/telecoms according to Operating Rhythm) on Planning, PTW and Isolation review ensuring work is planned to minimize production shortfall and maximize efficiency
  • Monitor, review and analyzing plant & equipment performance utilizing data handling software to maximize production potential
  • Monitor and troubleshoot daily operations, including updates of UNIO action tracker based on latest support requests from site.
  • Monitor gas grid to maximize export compression throughput and optimize voidage
  • Carry out daily production & injection shortfalls first level analysis

Context & Environment

Working on a rotational basis, 4 weeks on/4 weeks off, the Tier 1 Senior Production Engineer is the key interface between offshore Production teams and onshore Wells and Maintenance support teams. Can deputize offshore Production Team as required.

Qualifications & Experience Required

  • Education: Master’s (preferred) or Degree qualified
  • Industry: Exposure to production or process engineering, preferably offshore
  • Operations: 10 years Operational Experience in Production environment with a minimum 2 years Offshore working experience
  • Well-developed analysis and reporting skills
  • Valid Offshore Survival & Medical – for adhoc visits
  • Competencies and Behaviors:
  • Understanding of Industry Process Safety guidelines and procedures
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work both unaided and/or part of a team
  • Flexible approach and proactive in looking for alternatives and solutions.
  • Strong communication skills to ensure information is passed within teams onshore & offshore
  • The ability to work in a complex multicultural environment
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Strong IT background.

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