Production Engineer in Lagos, Nigeria

at WTS Energy

Oil & Gas / Mining
Oil & Gas / Mining / Energy
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7 - 10 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

  Day to day production surveillance

    Monitor well performance through daily data acquisition.

    Contribute to production forecasts and shortfall analyses.

    Process / Production Optimization

    Responsible for the definition of the well testing program, validation of well test results and audit of well testing practices.

    Chemical Optimization in crude oil, water injection and produced water treatment lines.

    Apply reservoir engineering applications (nodal analysis, material balance, etc.) to evaluate well and reservoir performance.

    Artificial Lift Optimization

    Continuously propose ESP and well operating parameter modifications for optimum productivity.

    Perform troubleshooting in case of poor well performances or ESP failure. Design program for gas lift start up and for monitoring continuous gas lift operation

    Develop program to assist lazy well with gas lift

    Water Injection Surveillance and Optimization

    Work with Subsurface Team to monitor injection performance and implement recommended voidage replacement ratios.

    Production Accounting

    Responsible for production allocation and hydrocarbon accounting/reconciliation.

    OFM database management

    Back-up support for field operations


    A Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering from a reputable higher institution, At least second class upper graduating grade

    Master’s degree would be an added advantage

    7 – 10 years oil and gas industry experience in productions operations especially in production optimization, well performance, pumps and corrosion control.

    Excellent analytical and reporting skills.

    Good interpersonal and communication skills.

    Ability to work under pressure and in a diversified work environment.

    Autonomous, pro-active and flexible person.

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