Career Opportunities in a Leading Independent Oil Exploration and Production Company in Nigeria

Career Opportunities in a Leading Independent Oil Exploration and Production Company in Nigeria

A leading Independent oil exploration and production company in Nigeria requires the services of experienced and dynamic candidates for the positions below:

 

 

Job Title: Drilling Engineer

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • The Ideal candidate for this position must have good knowledge of well engineering, drilling and completions to provide support to company’s operations from the initial design to delivery of a well to production. Must be knowledgeable in drilling and completion practices.

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science degree in a Core Engineering discipline
  • A master’s degree in any of the relevant Engineering disciplines will be an added advantage
  • A minimum of eight (8) years of experience in the industry after graduation, ideally in operations and drilling.
  • Must have experience in monitoring day-to-day rig operations during drilling and completions operations, including deployment of effective solutions for operational continuity, equipment malfunctions and other onsite problems
  • Ability to prepare work schedules and comprehensive drilling plans to meet project objectives and deadlines.
  • Must be capable of working seamlessly with geosciences, production and reservoir groups in executing drilling/operations engineering solutions.
  • Must have strong analytical, practical problem solving skills
  • Must have ability to plan and lead projects
  • Must be able to work under pressure by themselves and in teams
  • Strong grasp of technical aspects and to keep developing skills and expertise
  • Must be capable to deliver quality, on budget and with speed.
  • Good verbal and written communication

Minimum Knowledge and Experience

  • Knowledge of the procedures, tools and techniques used in well drilling projects.
  • Ability to prepare work schedules and comprehensive drilling plans to meet project objectives and deadlines,
  • Experience monitoring day-to-day rig operations during drilling and completions operations, including deployment of effective solutions for operational continuity, equipment malfunctions and other onsite problems,
  • Liaise with project partners, such as geologists and drilling contractors etc, in order to keep up-to-date on all developments that may have an impact on drilling activities.
  • Familiar with statutory and regulatory requirements, with respect to health and safety and emergency
  • Working knowledge of commonly used and relevant riling/operations/production management software

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Senior Drilling Engineer

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • Candidate for this position is required to have good knowledge of well engineering, drilling arid completions to provide support to company’s operations from the initial design to delivery of a well to production.
  • He must be knowledgeable in drilling and completion practices.

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science degree in a core engineering discipline.
  • A Master’s degree in any of the relevant Engineering disciplines will be an added
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of cognate experience in the industry after graduation, ideally in operations and drilling.
  • Working knowledge of commonly used and relevant drilling/operations/production management software, a Must have strong analytical and practical problem solving skills.
  • Must have ability to plan and lead projects and must be able to work under pressure by themselves and in teams,
  • Strong grasp of technical aspects. a Must be capable of working seamlessly with geosciences, production and reservoir groups in executing drilling/operations and engineering solutions.
  • Must be capable of delivering quality, on budget and with speed.
  • Good verbal and written communication.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience:

  • Knowledge of the procedures, tools and techniques used in well drilling projects.
  • Ability to prepare work schedules .and comprehensive drilling plans to meet project objectives and deadlines.
  • Experience in monitoring day-to-day rig operations during drilling and completions operations, including deployment of effective solutions for operational continuity, equipment malfunctions and other onsite problems.
  • Liaise with project partners, such as geologists and drilling contractors etc. In order to keep up-to-date on all developments that may have an Impact on drilling activities.
  • Familiar with statutory and regulatory requirements, with respect to health, security and safety and emergency procedures.
  • Must not be more than 50 years of age.

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Production Supervisor

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • The Production Supervisor must have good knowledge of Operational and Technical Practices In an E&P Company He is expected to have an in-depth knowledge of offshore /swamp production engineering and operations, Well test, meter proving, optimization field production and production forecasting.
  • The candidate must be able to lead and manage multiple concurrent projects, work In a team environment, and be able to effectively communicate within and outside the company.
  • Must have worked at supervisory level in a similar position for at least ten (10) years in a reputable E&P Company

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in a core engineering discipline (Petroleum, Production, Electrical or instrumentation) with a minimum of Second Class Upper Division. A Master’s degree or equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of relevant experience in the oil industry with a proven track record of production and operations management.
  • In-depth knowledge of Production, Facilities and Well engineering.
  • Must have strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills to work in a multidisciplinary and multi-tasking teams
  • Must have a proven ability to plan, lead projects teams and be able to work under pressure
  • Ensure company’s compliance with all regulations from relevant regulatory agencies.
  • Must be result oriented and committed to company goals

Minimum Knowledge and Experience:

  • Responsible for managing Company Production Operations and installations
  • Manage and control the daily activities of Production Operators and Technicians for increase production hydrocarbon
  • Monitor and control production installations, facilities, personnel and safety systems to ensure production targets are achieved and sustained in a safe and efficient manner Ensure production losses are minimized to as reasonably practicable
  • Supervise Well and Meter tests as well as carry out sampling and analysis of crude constituents
  • Ensure efficient and optimal functioning of production plant, equipment and processes
  • Provide timely intervention in resolving production outage problems GA-Site
  • Liaise with onshore/offshore production support engineers for timely intervention regarding production issues
  • Ensure the production plant, processes and equipment are functioning efficiently Ensure efficient and safe working of the Permit to Work system on-site
  • Responsible for preparing daily production and operations reports and carry out meter clocking exercises
  • Responsible for commissioning new Wells to production and managing field development plans and execution
  • Responsible for applying production, operational, engineering and management principles to resolve production problems and optimize hydrocarbon production enhancement opportunities
  • Champion the enforcement of standards and procedures to ensure a safe and healthy working environment
  • Ensure all Production operations are carried out in a timely and safe manner
  • Assist and support HSSE teams in ensuring compliance with Company Safety and Security Policies and procedures.
  • Prepare daily production and operations reports and well as ensure good quality effluent water dump

 

 

 

Job Title: Production Technician

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • The Production Technician must have a goad knowledge of Operational and Technical Practices in an E&P Company. He is expected to have an in-depth knowledge of offshore /swamp production engineering and operations, Well test and performance analysis, optimization of field production, development planning, technical and economic evaluation as well as production forecasting.
  • The candidate must be able to work In a team environment and effectively communicate within and outside the company
  • Must have worked at supervisory level in a similar position for at least eight (8) years in a reputable E&P Company.

Qualifications and Required Competences

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in a core engineering discipline (Petroleum, Production, Electrical or instrumentation) with a minimum of Second Class Upper Division. A Master’s degree or equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • A minimum of eight (8) years of relevant experience in the oil industry with a proven track record of production and operations management.
  • In-depth knowledge of chemical optimization, Production, Facilities and Well engineering.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills to work in a multidisciplinary and multi-tasking team
  • Ability to apply production operation and engineering principles to timely resolve technical and production problems to optimize hydrocarbon production opportunities
  • Must be result oriented and committed to company goals
  • Proficiency in It at least basic office software is compulsory

Minimum Knowledge and Experience:

  • Carry out routine choke checks inspection, well tests, production chemical optimization and production rate checks
  • Responsible for safe operation of Company Production plant, equipment, utilities and systems for optimum and efficient hydrocarbon production
  • Timely resolve problems in process, products, equipment and filed development plans and execution.
  • Ensure timely preparation of plant and equipment on-site for routine maintenance
  • Provide support for troubleshooting and installation maintenance by the maintenance/response team
  • Champion the enforcement of standards and procedures to ensure a safe and healthy working environment
  • Ensure all Production operations are carried out in a timely and safe manner
  • Prepare daily production and operations reports and well as ensure good quality effluent water dump

 

 

 

Job Title: Medics / Industrial Nurse

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • The Medics! Nurse must have good knowledge of Operational Safety and Occupational health in an E&P Company, He is expected to have an In- depth knowledge of occupational safety and health In offshore/swamp operations.
  • The candidate must be able to work in a team environment, and effectively communicate within and outside the company.
  • He must have worked in a similar position for at least eight (8) years in a reputable E&P Company.

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Nursing or Occupational health with a minimum of Second Class Upper Division. A Master’s degree or equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • A minimum of eight (8) years of relevant experience In the oil industry with a proven track record of nursing, occupational health and Safety management.
  • Must be a registered or licensed Nurse
  • An experienced Occupational Health Nurse
  • Must ensure compliance with Safety and Security Policies and procedures at Company’s locations
  • In-depth knowledge of nursing, occupational health and safety is required
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills are required
  • Must have competencies to prepare daily medical, clinical and safety reports

Minimum Knowledge and Experience:

  • Responsible for developing health policies for safer work environment Responsible for monitoring employees’ health and providing health advices to workforce for healthier choices
  • Ensuring health and safety standards are met to reduce work-related injuries.
  • Educate and enlighten workforce on health requirements to minimize health risks
  • Maintain and manage all records related to Occupational Health nursing Issues
  • Provide nursing or clinical treatment to employees with injuries and/or illness at Company locations/workplaces
  • Organize routine and schedule periodic clinical checks on employees
  • Ensure compliance by workplace to Company health policies and guidelines
  • Coordinate and cooperate with management to implement appraisals at Company workplaces and locations Observe and carry out routine inspection of workplaces to detect and educate employees on potential hazards
  • Prepare daily, weekly and monthly Occupational health report related to Company employees

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Electrical Engineer

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • The ideal candidates must be licensed Electrical Engineer with extensive knowledge and hands-on experience in the design, development, installation and maintenance of electrical systems and or/components eg, power generation and distribution, systems, motors, control systems and electrical equipment utilized far hydrocarbon production.
  • The candidates must be able to lead and manage multiple concurrent projects, work in a team environment, and be able to effectively communicate within and outside the company.
  • They must have worked at senior level in a similar position for at least ten (10) years in a reputable E&P Company.

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science degree or HND in Electrical Engineering from accredited University / Polytechnics with a minimum of Second Class Upper division. A master’s degree in any of the relevant Engineering disciplines will be an added advantage
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of relevant experience in an E&P company
  • Must be a licensed professional engineer
  • Experience in relevant and required electrical software
  • Must have knowledge of applicable codes related 3:0 electrical / electronic engineering
  • Proficient in design and calculation software
  • Must be very analytical and capable delivering results
  • Must be capable of working with multi-functional teams in project execution.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience:

  • Monitor and ensure efficient performance of the electrical and electronic systems
  • Carry out In-depth analyses of problems and identify long term solutions and/or remedial options
  • Ensuring electrical systems, installations and operations meet and conform to standards, statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Responsible for preparing electrical systems specifications, technical drawings, or topographical maps
  • Provide electrical and production installation support with maintenance, planning, delivery and troubleshooting activities
  • Provide technical, engineering support and guidance to offshore/on-site teams regarding Installation and maintenance of electrical systems
  • Ensure activities comply with relevant industry and company codes and standards
  • Responsible for maintaining electrical equipment and the preparation of specifications for the purchase of electrical equipment and materials.

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Senior Gas Engineer

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • Candidate for this position must have in- depth knowledge of different hydrocarbon transportation methods, geological skills, Operational and Technical Practices (OTP) in an E&P company with relevant onshore, offshore / swamp field experience, Gas Commercial, economic Modelling knowledge and Economic analysis for decision making. He must concentrate on optimizing the production of natural gas, or petroleum products and value chain realization.
  • The candidate must be able to lead and manage multiple concurrent projects, work in a team environment, and be able to effectively communicate with all stakeholders.

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)/Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) degree In a core engineering discipline, Business Administration Economics or other science related disciplines,
  • A Master’s degree or equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • At least ten (10) years of relevant experience In Gas Engineering and sufface facilities,
  • Analytical thinking, problem solving, creativity.
  • Ability to explain complex processes in simple terms.
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail and maintaining broad spectrum.
  • Flexible and creative

Minimum Knowledge and Experience

  • Prepare and develop process flow diagrams for gas process facilities and platforms, check list and verify red line mark on P&lDs as well as Identify tie- in point for different equipment.
  • Perform flash calculations and verify system capacities with HYSYS software and determine temperature and pressure design parameters for process system, API 14C compliance report.
  • Review and update design basis report to the current system P&lD, process input to data sheet, line and equipment sheet.
  • Prepare fire water piping and instrumentation diagram, Pressure Relief Valve Sizing Calculations as per API 520 and 526.
  • Preparation of equipment validation report, sizing of pumps and line to determine velocity pressure drop and design parameters.
  • Design pumps and other systems necessary for efficient flow of wells,
  • Installation and maintenance of gas pressure control equipment.
  • Ensuring safety procedures and metering standards are maintained and strictly followed,
  • Participating In field development planning for gas development, gas negotiation, sales and marketing.
  • Must not be more than 50 years of age.

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Managing Director

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • This position requires candidates with vast experience in management, engineering, geo-science and drilling background.
  • The candidate will drive business growth and operational excellence. This role reports to the Board.

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Marketing, Economics or any other relevant discipline.
  • Post graduate qualifications in Petroleum Engineering/Sciences, Business Administration and other relevant fields would be an advantage.
  • Minimum of 20 years of continuous/progressive operational, and managerial experience with at least 10 years at Top Managerial level in a reputable oil and gas company or reputable FMCG company
  • Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development.
  • Working knowledge of data analysis ‘and performance/operation metrics.
  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills.
  • High aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience:

  • Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures.
  • Oversee daily operations of company’s business.
  • Drive company’s expansion activities, Investments, acquisitions, corporate alliances etc.
  • Lead and manage the team of highly qualified and experienced heads of departments and other professionals to maximize growth and profitability of the company.
  • Manage relationships with partners/vendors.
  • Write and submit reports to the Board in all matters of importance.
  • Plan, coordinate and manage resources both internal and external to ensure the continued growth of the company.
  • Identify explore and execute, new business opportunities.
  • Provide direction for the technical and support teams for achieving challenging targets and objectives.
  • Oversee the operations of the company and manage its compliance and requirements with all legal and regulatory bodies
  • Must not be more than 55 years of age

 

 

 

 

Job Title: General Manager, Drilling & Completion

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • The Ideal candidate must have good knowledge of Operational and Technical Practices in an E&P company. He is expected to have an in-depth knowledge of offshore / swamp drilling, completion, production engineering, reservoir performance analysis, optimization of field production and development planning.
  • The candidate must be able to lead and manage multiple concurrent projects, work in a team environment, and be able to effectively communicate within and outside the company and have great networking experience in the Nigeria drilling sphere.

Qualifications and Required Competencies

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a core engineering discipline. A Master’s degree or its equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • Must have worked in a Senior Supervisory or Managerial position for at least 15 years in a reputable E&P company and overall E&P experience of not less than 20 year with a proven track record of operations management.
  • An in-depth knowledge of technical and operational practices and principles of drilling, completion and work-over processes and development planning.
  • Must have working knowledge of commonly used and relevant drilling, operations and production management software.
  • Ability to prepare work schedules and comprehensive drilling plans to meet project objectives and deadlines.
  • Must be capable of working seamlessly with geo-science, production and reservoir groups in executing drilling/operations engineering solutions.
  • Must be capable of providing commercial solutions that deliver optimum hydrocarbon value chain.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience:

  • Plan, organize, coordinate and manage the overall implementation of Company’s drilling and well completion operations and plan.
  • Provide technical expertise to troubleshoot major drilling and completion challenges, Coordinate all drilling and completion activities, ensuring that design and well activities are optimized.
  • Steer resource planning to ensure activities are executed within agreed timelines and budgets.
  • Coordinate the preparation of testing/completion programs, including equipment specification and selection as well as flow assurance modelling, and stress analysis etc. for planned jobs.
  • Provide continuous drilling rigs forward activities forecast and requirements as related to drilling and well completions.
  • Prepare short and medium term revenue forecasts based on projected completion activities for each fiscal year.
  • Manage Company’s HSSE policy and procedure as related to drilling and well completions.
  • Responsible for directing the execution of appropriate procedures for well drilling projects,
  • Prepare cost estimates and controls for drilling and completion activities.
  • Must be capable of applying operational, engineering and management principles to resolve problems, Including optimizing drilling, completion, work-over, supply chain, logistics, planning and scheduling activities,
  • Provide immediate and effective solutions for operational continuity, equipment malfunctions and other onsite problems.
  • Must have experience in field development plans, execution and management.
  • Liaise with project partners, such as geoscientists and drilling contractors etc, in order to keep Op-to-date on all developments that may have an impact on drilling and well completion activities.
  • Ensuring that drilling and well completion operations comply with statutory and regulatory requirements, with respect to health, security and safety and emergency procedures.
  • Must have a proven ability to plan / lead projects and must be able to work under pressure.
  • Must have strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills to work in a multidisciplinary and multi-tasking teams.
  • Must be result oriented and committed to company goals, a Must be capable of representing the company with regulatory and government agencies.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Management.
  • Must not be more than 55 years of age.

 

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Remuneration
Very attractive and highly competitive within the industry.

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application Letters, CV and scanned / clear corporate passport photographs to: upstreamoil.topshots@gmail.com with position applied for as subject of the email.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

 

Application Deadline  30th March, 2021.

 

Important Notes

  • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed by people assigned to this job.
    They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
    All personnel may be required to perform other responsibilities in addition to those specified from time to time, as needed
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    • Our people are all equally gifted in unique ways: we come from diverse traditions, personal experiences and points of view. And we want to include yours, Are you ready to inspire us with your ideas?
    • We encourage all applicants to apply and does not practice any discrimination in any recruitment process.
    • Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.
    • Due to the urgency of the position, we have the right to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile before the above deadline
    • Only qualified candidates will be invited for interview

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