Process Engineer as Production Loss Manager

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Process Engineer as Production Loss Manager
EsbjergLocal/InternationalOil Operations/ProductionRef.: MO-096157
Would you like to be a pivotal player in implementing a new loss management strategy across Maersk Oil? This is an opportunity to gain a significant contact base across Maersk Oil and put your mark on the business.
We Offer
A unique opportunity for a skilled professional with a broad background within Process Engineering or Production Operations from offshore oil and gas industry. You will join the Production Management Section of the Dan/Gorm Asset and report to the manager of Production Management, and you will be based in Esbjerg, Denmark.

As the driving force behind implementing the loss management strategy, you will ensure ownership of the processes. This is considered one of the largest existing short-term, high-value generating opportunities. Furthermore, it is in line with the overall strategy for Maersk Oil & Gas to generate more value from existing developments. Your overarching goal will be to ensure clarity of how we work, applying the right tools and behavior to deliver effectively on production targets. Your success criteria are to ensure that we have Root Cause Analysis on production losses as well as injected water losses.
Key Responsibilities
You will drive the loss management processes. Your focus will be developing a consistent understanding of our production losses using your process engineering expertise. You shall focus on reducing unplanned losses through consistent root cause analyses to decide the right corrective action.

As the expert on loss management, you will enter into dialogue with specialists on the area, constructively challenging existing processes and using your influence to rally stakeholders around the new processes.

Some of your key responsibilities will be to:
• Implement the loss management processes in the Asset and across Assets.
• Own a continuous improvement process on loss categorisation and accounting.
• Ensure quality in daily, weekly and monthly loss categorization.
• Lead and own RCAs on relevant losses at a certain size and drive it across teams.
• Lead and identify opportunities via loss investigations.
• Have responsibility of Loss Forecasting both short term and long term.
Who we are looking for
In this position, it is important that you are able to motivate, engage and challenge managers and specialists, while getting them on board with your ideas. Therefore, it is vital that you are a specialist in your field, giving you the clout needed to succeed in this role. In addition, you have strong networking skills and you are adept at driving processes.
• You have at least 10 years’ proven experience in the oil and gas industry.
• You have experience with mature field operations, process engineering and loss estimation.
• You have a proven ability to skillfully apply a broad process tool-kit in Loss Management.
• You are able to assist identification and implementation of data acquisition needs for better loss understanding.
• Your educational background is a degree within one of the petroleum / process engineering disciplines.

>Last application date: 22 February 2016.
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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