Engineer, Well Integrity (Operations) (ADNOC/2)

Job type: Zero Hours, Permanent

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


Sector: Oil & Energy

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Job description

ADNOC Group Overview:

ADNOC is one of the world's leading energy producers, and a primary catalyst for the growth and diversification of the United Arab Emirates.

Our diverse family of more than 50,000 employees is made up of over 100 different nationalities. People from different backgrounds, with unique perspectives and wide-ranging skillsets, who share a collective responsibility: to enable and accelerate progress, both here in the UAE and across the globe.

Here at ADNOC, we go beyond business as usual. We do things differently, challenge convention, and embrace new ways of thinking. This is what defines and differentiates us. By working together every day, we're bringing energy to life. Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) was established on the 27th November 1971 to operate in all areas of the oil and gas industry in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Since its establishment, ADNOC has steadily enhanced its competitive position through its sound business interest in 18 specialist subsidiary and joint venture companies in addition to educational institutions, known as the ADNOC Group of Companies.

Today, ADNOC manages and oversees oil production of more than 3.1 million barrels per day (bpd), ranking it amongst the top ten oil and gas producing companies in the world. In the last few years, significant achievements have been made in the expansion and development of gas fields to meet the growing needs and development plans of Abu Dhabi, and in our bid to support the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030, which seeks diversification of Abu Dhabi's energy supplies. ADNOC is committed to recruiting the best talent the UAE has to offer, and accordingly UAE Nationals will be preferred. All expressions of interest will be treated confidentially.

Group company overview:

The Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Petroleum Operations (ADNOC ONSHORE) functions throughout onshore development sites as well as in the shallow coastal waters of Abu Dhabi.

The Company was incorporated in 1978 to oversee operations in onshore concession areas covering approximately 21,000 square kilometers including five of the most important mainland oilfields in the region. During the first quarter of 2006, the inauguration of the North East BAB has been started.

Job Purpose:

Responsible for well integrity activities to ensure incident-free environment in the assigned field. This includes planning, program generation and execution of well integrity operations in accordance with ADNOC Code of Practice and WIMS requirements. Coordinate and ensure Well Integrity throughout wells life cycle and ensure wells are operated within safe operating envelop. Ensure that all SAP wells are identified, investigated, lessons learned are cascaded to relevant stakeholders for continuous improvement.

Key Accountabilities:

Ensure compliance with Company well integrity standards and requirements in operation phase

Analyse Well parameters against safe operating envelope. Identify high risk wells and recommend corrective actions. Prepare risk register for high risk wells and upload it into WIDA / related system.

Identify and investigate wells with sustained annulus pressure and present it in the Sustained Annulus Pressure (SAP) committee for further remedial actions

Design all well integrity related activities including integrity tests for barrier evaluation, corrosion and leak detection logs, wells mothballing, killing / securing, troubleshooting and barrier restoration.

Keep Well Integrity database statistic and produce periodical well integrity status reports.

Ensure MAASP is calculated / recalculated and uploaded in the systems for each wells.

Coordinate with all relevant stakeholders to ensure all well integrity activities are performed in a timely manner and all well integrity criteria met during operation phase.

Qualifications. Experience. Knowledge & skills:

Minimum Qualification

Bachelor Degree in Petroleum, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering or equivalent.

Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills

8 years of experience in well intervention / well services.

Professional Certifications

IWCF Well Interventions Pressure Control Level 4


Well diagnostic & investigation (Skill)

Well risk assessment and process deviations (Skill)

Well Intervention: Slickline, E-line, Coiled Tubing, Testing (Skill)

Well Control during well intervention (Skill)

Wellhead & X-mas Tree: preventive maintenance and troubleshooting (Skill)

Downhole plugs & valves (Skill)

Well killing & securing (Skill)

Analysis of logs: corrosion / cement evaluation, leak detection (Skill)

MAASP Calculations and recalculations (Skill)

Monitor well pressure within Safe Operating Envelope (Skill)

Production Operations (Knowledge).

HSE Management (Skill)

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