Internship - Subsurface Team

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Internship - Subsurface Team
DohaLocal/ExpatReservoir/Petroleum EngineeringRef.: MO-042663
As part of the on-going effort to enhance support and collaboration between Subsurface and Production Operations, we are continuously engaged in projects and activities that strive to improve efficiency to meet the challenges of the daily business requirements with the technical support of a multidisciplinary team.

To this effect Production Excellence is an area with increasing focus in the organisation where the Subsurface team will play a key role in assisting the asset owners and operation in identifying, analysing and capturing opportunities to maintain base production and enhance ultimate recovery.
We Offer
Maersk Oil Qatar A/S offers a wide range of education and career opportunities for employees possessing necessary skills and competencies.

Key Responsibilities
A Discipline Engineer with exposure to production engineering concepts and operation will greatly add value to the team by bringing insight into the following areas:-

  • Production modelling: Assist with the creation, maintenance and deployment of GAP models to assess flow assurance issues (hydrate, scales, and bottleneck), gas lift optimisation, incorporate a high level of details into the modelling system such as Compressor and pumps modelling, collaborate with production/operations engineer to develop production scenarios.

  • Project management: Support and lead projects that involve multidisciplinary team collaboration between operation and Subsurface.

  • Production Surveillance: participate in the development of a process to effective manage and prevent production losses considering facilities constraints and production capacities. Incorporate facilities elements into the picture of production planning and liaises with operations to document and capture production scenarios and conditions with significant impact in production deliverability.

The Discipline Engineer with any engineering background will be fundamental in establishing the link between Subsurface and Operation and support some of the initiatives covered under the Production Excellence (PX) roll-down. In addition, they will bring into the portfolio of the Subsurface team additional skill set to leverage existing gaps in process and chemical engineering to support surface and facilities projects available in the portfolio.
Who we are looking for
A discipline engineer - student of any engineering or scientific background including Petroleum, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical, Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, etc.
>Last application date: 03 May 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