Weatherford SENIOR FIELD ENGINEER in AL KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Ensure that where necessary skills gained are assessable by audit; ensure that periodic training needs are maintained.
Continue to demonstrate, through assessment and internal interactions, full understanding of equipment, systems and functionality, hydraulics and down-hole calculations.
Supervise the on-site rig crew, to ensure correct equipment handling during installation.
Install CHC/FC equipment using proven and established working practises within the remit of Quality and Safety Management Systems.
Ensure that all possible preparations have taken place, equipment is fit for use and all pre-installation checks/testing have been carried out. Also to ensure that all documentation and/ or certification is relative to equipment.
Maintain appropriate contact with client customer representative at the well site and ensure that Well-Systems Engineers/Operations are continually updated on current job status. Produce in depth reports, according to CHC/FC Standards of all well site activities prior to and during installation.
Attend Field Supervisors’ and/or Operations meetings to share and update on recent well-site activities and new equipment/processes/technical information. Also to be briefed on CHC/FC business pertaining to operational activities.
Attend pre-job briefing and debriefing meetings to update on customer requirements and/or parameters and communicate prepared reports to the relevant Well Systems Engineers and/or Service Managers and assist in follow-up reporting/processing as required. De-briefs to be completed as soon as is practicable on return to base to minimize effect on ongoing operations.
Promote CHC/FC`s good name through customer interaction and a professional approach to the job in hand - fostering good relations for continued business.
Maintain a professional demeanor and attitude,
Ensure that all documentation required for operational activities - i.e., Passports; statutory survival and medical certificates; appropriate immunisation documents, etc. - are up to date and maintained.
Provide Company management with 24-hour contact/availability for all CHC/FC operations, and undertake any required training to a satisfactory level of achievement.
Any other delegated responsibilities as instructed by the Line Management with the time frame specified in a safe and efficient manner to meet business requirements, provided the instruction is reasonable and the delegate is capable and deemed competent to fulfil these.
EXPERIENCE / COMPETENCE / SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE
Possess a good level of general education of at least SCE Standard Grades in Mathematics & English Language.
Possess at least 10 years relevant experience in offshore operations - at least 3 years of which should have been in a team leader capacity.
Must continually demonstrate a good knowledge of Rig Systems and Drilling Operations, Well Services Operations and/or Well Completions along with a full understanding of Down-hole Hydraulics and the ability to perform calculations related to the above e.g., tubing stress analysis and torque and drag.
Must have demonstrated Supervisory and Communication Skills, along with an ability to work in a team environment, as well as an ability to work unsupervised and exercise initiative to resolve potential problems.
Must demonstrate an ability to effectively utilise dedicated resources.
Must demonstrate basic keyboard and/or computer skills.
Must be able to anticipate customer needs and be a key player in developing relationships.
Must have a clear customer focus, and be able to understand the variety of people and business cultures in different areas of the business and respond to them accordingly.
Must be able to use the right information and/or systems and/or technology, and be able to consistently identify and recommend improvements as appropriate.
Must have a good commercial awareness.
Must be a team player with good communication skills, both verbal and written.