Senior Stimulation Engineer

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Senior Stimulation Engineer
DohaLocal/InternationalDrilling Operations OnshoreRef.: MO-045364
Maersk Oil Qatar is currently developing and expanding the facilities in the Al Shaheen Field offshore Qatar. Due to this expansion a Senior Stimulation Engineer is required
We Offer
Maersk Oil Qatar A/S offers a wide range of education and career opportunities for employees possessing necessary skills and competencies.

We offer competitive salary in a tax-free country and family status terms (schooling, etc.) and relocation to Doha if required.
Key Responsibilities
Ensuring safe operations.
Responsible for acid stimulation operations of long horizontal carbonate wells, incl. design and optimisation of both procedures and equipment. Actively pursue new technology and solutions if deemed beneficial.
Ensure stimulation programmes, risk assessments and procedures are made timely in collaboration with the Petroleum Engineers in the Subsurface departments, Project Teams and Asset.
Mentor & Train personnel within stimulation operations.
Stay abreast of new technology within the industry, and drive innovation & implementation of horizontal well completion technology for improved oil recovery/productivity and safer operations.
Assist with planning and implementation of well interventions and workovers, for the purpose of stimulation, equipment change-out or abandonment.
Initiate pre and post-job evaluations of tools, equipment, and procedures.
Stay in close contact with the Petroleum Engineers in the Subsurface Departments on all well completion and stimulation issues, in order perform effectively.
Monitor equipment performance and where required, ensure corrective measures are implemented immediately.
Assist in design and implementation of artificial lift methods, as and when required.
Ensure that all documentation and information prepared and/or obtained in the course of work is handled in strict confidence.
Develop and maintain a good working relationship with colleagues, thus ensuring an efficient and professional outcome in all matters and a good working climate.
Who we are looking for
A degree at BSc or MSc level in a relevant engineering or science discipline.
Strong theoretical and operational skills in vessel based stimulation operations and acid stimulation of long horizontal carbonate wells.
Minimum 6 - 8 years of upstream oil and gas experience and minimum
4 years within well stimulation operations as supervisor or senior/lead engineer.
Fluent in English – written and spoken.
An effective team player.
Strong theoretical and operational skills in vessel based stimulation Skilled in mentoring and training of personnel.
Experienced with tendering for stimulation vessels.
>Last application date: 31 July 2014.
Maersk Oil Qatar AS is the leading oil producer offshore Qatar and a recognized pioneer in oil development and production techniques. On the basis of an Exploration and Production Sharing Agreement (EPSA) signed in 1992 with Qatar Petroleum, Maersk Oil Qatar (MOQ) is the sole operator of Al Shaheen field.
The current oil production from the Al Shaheen field is approximately 300,000 barrels per day from nine different locations and is exported via two main offshore facilities.
 Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at