Saudi Aramco seeks for an Artificial Lift Specialist with emphasis in Electrical Submersible Pumps (ESPs) and Gas Lift applications, to work with the Production and Facilities Production Department under the Petroleum Engineering & Development Admin Area.
You will lead Artificial Lift related projects including the design, installation, function testing, pre-commissioning, and commissioning. The overall responsibility will be improving artificial lift performance through operations and failure analysis continuous improvement.
The role includes working with other engineering disciplines (Workover, Drilling, Reservoir, Production, and Project construction) to ensure timely equipment delivery, optimum installation and design, and efficient operations towards reduced failures.
It will be required to ensure reducing overall field operating costs by designing equipment at best efficiencies and proper frequency to minimize electrical power requirements. Also, leading group of engineers in specific tasks and studies, participate in company engineering standard review, and the development of young professionals.
As a successful candidate, you should hold a Bachelor's degree in engineering specialties. MSc is desirable, but not required.
Minimum of 10 years' experience in artificial lift (mainly ESP or gas lift), including direct ESP project management related work.
Experience working with major ESP providers. In addition, you should be well-versed with standard and smart downhole well completions.
Extensive experience in ESP and/or gas lift applications. This experience shall include artificial lift application design, on-site installation procedure, performance monitoring and analysis, ability to recommend corrective actions.
Capable to perform ESP DIFA and failure mitigation measures.
Experience in ESP surface equipment applications, is preferred.
Accept and understand the nature of Artificial Lift/ESP work in Saudi Aramco. The job will include commuting to relatively far fields- and stay for extended periods when necessary- to perform ESP/gas lift installation, function testing, pre-commissioning, commissioning, and troubleshooting. This applies to onshore and offshore fields.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You are expected to be able to perform the following:
Review, optimize, and approve Artificial Lift designs.
Evaluate new artificial lift related technologies while ensuring compliance to company well control guidelines.
Attend on-site Artificial Lift applications installations and function tests to ensure vendors follow the company's established procedures and industry best practices
Attend DIFA and implement corrective actions.
Participate in tender commercial and technical evaluations