Weatherford FIELD ENGINEER - WBC in AL KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia
Duties, Responsibilities & Accountabilities:
Ensure Weatherford's Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental fully implemented and sustained across all areas of responsibility.
Must have experience in running the following mechanical Wellbore Cleaning tools & equipment: Casing / liner scraping & brushing tools, ball operated tools, weight set tools, circulating subs, jetting tools, debris removal tools, inflow test packers and / or diatomaceous earth and cartridge filtration equipment
Understand the requirements of the proposed work scope.
Liaise with the customer representative and the Service Supervisor both Onshore & Offshore and confirm the objectives of the operation.
All customer interfaces will be conducted in a proficient and professional manner.
Attend pre-job meeting with operational supervisor(s) prior to going to location. Ensure full understanding of the requirements of the job and equipment to be used.
Check all required information, data sheets; operating manuals are present and correct.
Ensure all required personal protective equipment (PPE) is carried to location in compliance with regulations of the company platform/rig requirements.
Check all equipment sent to location and ensure everything is accounted for by means of the load out schedule.
Advise the company representative and Offshore/Onshore support personnel of any discrepancies.
Check all equipment has been appropriately configured & serviced for the operation.
Measure & record all bottom hole assembly (BHA) making note of lengths, OD’s, ID’s, ball seat sizes and any other configuration settings deemed appropriate prior to running equipment into the wellbore.
Conduct risk assessments in conjunction with rig/platform QHSE requirements. Task based risk assessments will also be conducted to ascertain potential risks and implement controls to mitigate those potential risks.
Make up BHA’s in accordance with the specification in the program and the direction of the offshore company representative. Safe working practices are required throughout the rig up & rig down processes.
Supervise all operations of downhole tools.
Responsibilities include liaising with other engineers & supervisors to ensure the program is adhered to and that operational circumstances do not exceed the parameters of the equipment. Good communication is paramount and needs to be maintained throughout
Once operations are complete, all work job packs must be completed and signed off by the company representative
Ensure all equipment is accounted for, safely contained and back loaded
Attend a post job de-brief meeting with operational supervisor(s) and hand in all work pack documentation. Use this opportunity to report back any feedback regarding safety & equipment
Generate accurate post job reports for the client and Weatherford operations personnel
Actively participate in the offshore & onshore client and Weatherford safety programs.
Training and mentoring of junior personnel
Be willing to travel within region and globally
Be able to work as part of an integrated service team
Responsible for training on the service delivery of all Wellbore Cleaning products
Provide guidance on managing wellbore cleaning assets & personnel
Strong computer skills
Good understanding of Wellbore Cleaning chemicals, tools, and hydraulics
Strong organization and communication skills
Must be able to present themselves as a technical wellbore cleaning expert to clients
Must be able to work closely with DWM, Completions, Fishing, Rental and Drilling Fluid product lines
Must have a general knowledge on various completion methods (i.e. Cased-Hole/Open-Hole completions)
Must be able to run Wellbore Cleaning rig operation with minimum supervision
Formal drilling fluid training (mud school) is an advantage
Technical Degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, or equivalent is preferred.
Requires 5 years rig experience and atleast 3 years working experience in WBC Mechanical and Chemical Equipment / Tools as independent hand.