Apache Corporation is one of the world's premier independent oil and gas producers. The company has a six-decade record of profitable growth, and is differentiated by its strong core values, entrepreneurial spirit, and operational focus.
Key Duties / Responsibilities
Daily monitoring, evaluation and analysis of production and injection performance.
Troubleshooting and remediation of well related issues.
Assign well test priorities and evaluate test results.
Provide daily production engineering support to offshore operations.
Development of production and injection performance forecasts and targets for wells and asset.
Actively monitor and optimise well performance.
Procedure development for well operations.
Taking the lead in identification and execution of production adding opportunities.
Develop economic justification for production enhancement opportunities e.g. well interventions, work-overs, facility equipment upgrades, etc.
Design, input and review of new well completions (artificial lift selection, tubing sizing, etc.).
Provision of production engineering support to well integrity management.
Conduct production engineering studies and / or coordinate 3rd party studies as required.
Ad-hoc work offshore as required.
Demonstrate, encourage and facilitate effective communication between key interfaces (offshore, drilling, well services, operations, reservoir engineering etc.).
Promote adherence to high standards of technical integrity amongst onshore organisation and site / offshore workforce.
Provide production related information or presentations to region and corporate management, and other key stakeholders such as JV partners and regulatory bodies
Demonstrate leadership in setting standards of behaviour and performance.
Challenge accepted norms and seek innovations to improve safety conditions and behaviours.
Honours degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline; preferably chemical, mechanical or petroleum engineering.
Experience in use of production engineering software e.g. Prosper, GAP, PI Processbook.
Working knowledge and experience in design and operation of ESP and gas lift systems.
Working knowledge or developing awareness of rules and regulations relevant to operations within the UK oil and gas industry.
Behavioral Competencies and Personal Characteristics
The successful candidate will exhibit the following behavioral competencies and personal characteristics :
A Team of Teams mindset with the objective of aligning your vision, mission, and strategy with the company’s overarching vision, mission, and strategy;
A natural desire to work with a sense of urgency and a contrarian spirit;
A solid grasp of economic, industry and competitive landscapes;
The capability to change and generate process improvements for greater effectiveness and efficiency;
Strength of character, including the highest levels of honesty, integrity, ethics, professionalism, trust, and loyalty;
An approachable, likeable personality;
An entrepreneurial mindset with a strong track record of agility and ability to thrive in a dynamic environment;
A hands-on employee who can also see the big picture;
An employee who leads by example, with the energy and ability to work collaboratively across the entire organization;
The agility and flexibility to work in a fast-paced company culture;
Confident, while checking ego at the door, and fearless in the face of speaking up to challenge norms or convention;
Self-aware with excellent communication skills, both written and oral; and
Highly intelligent, intellectually and emotionally, with excellent analytical, strategic, business judgment, and problem-solving skills.
Core Values and Leadership Attributes
The successful candidate will lead by example through the embodiment of, and by embracing, Apache's Core Values and Leadership Attributes :
Core Values :
Expect top performance & innovation;
Seek relentless improvements in all facets;
Invest in our greatest asset, our people;
Foster a contrarian spirit;
Drive to succeed with a sense of urgency;
Safety is not negotiable & will not be compromised;
Conduct our business with honesty & integrity;
Treat our stakeholders with respect & dignity; and
We derive benefit from the earth & take our environmental responsibility seriously.
Leadership Attributes :
Focus on team accomplishments over personal gain;
Decisive, invested, committed;
Safety is not negotiable & will not be comprised;
Fire in the belly;
Lead by example, be an ambassador for Apache’s values;
Sees the big picture, translates into action;
Sound judgement and emotional maturity;
Best answers win;
Working managers; and