PWA Technical Lead

Location
Aberdeen
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
28 Jan 2013
Closes
25 Feb 2013
Ref
HA-12284027
Contact
Craig Johnson
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • The PWA Technical Team Lead is accountable for creation and steering of the engineering solutions and programs required for permanent well abandonment.
  • Determining fit for purpose technology applications for P&A whilst contributing input to the evolution of new and required technologies
  • Thorough working knowledge of Well intervention, such as Coiled Tubing, Slickline, Cased hole Wireline and familiar with various works over techniques such as HWO, snubbing and modular pulling units
  • Extensive working knowledge of Cementing operations and design, Casing design, Completion design and Well Control (to IWCF level, both drilling and intervention)
  • Ensure comprehensive and compliant programs are provided as a core component of the engineer service provided to the customer
  • Evaluate and recommend third party providers for aspects of the P&A process not available in-house.
  • Provide technical leadership on all aspects of Permanent Well Abandonment
  • Assist the Sales Team with technical feedback for tenders and studies related to P&A activity.
  • Attends and participates in industry technical events in support of the PWA business
  • Prepares and present technical presentations to customers
  • Works with customers and the sales team to ensure that case studies and success stories are published to provide material related to the external marketing of the PWA offering
  • Help to build the engineering team, ensure training of the team is in-line with industry developments and regulations, and manage the resources as required.

Behaviour & Profile:

  • Initiative/Self starter
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Goal orientated
  • Planning and organizational ability
  • 5 years plus experience with P+A engineering and design
  • Willingness to train/improve skillset out with core skills.
  • Business Acumen, willing to take measured risk