ConocoPhillips GCBU Well Intervention Engineer in HOUSTON, Texas
Title: GCBU Well Intervention Engineer
Location: NORTH AMERICA-USA-TEXAS-HOUSTON
Job Number: 00TE6
Who We Are
ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent Exploration and Production (E&P) company, based on production and proved reserves. With operations in 17 countries, we explore for, develop and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. We are challenged with an important job to safely find and deliver energy to the world. Our employees are critical to our success, and with them we power civilization.
We’re grounded by our SPIRIT Values – safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. These values position us to deliver strong performance in a dynamic business – but not at all costs. We believe it’s not just what we do – it’s how we do it – that sets us apart.
We strive to make a significant difference in the communities where we live and operate. We create an inclusive environment that values all voices and opinions. Together, the different backgrounds, experiences, ideas and perspectives of our employees drive our success.
If you are selected as the Gulf Coast Busniess Unit (GCBU) Well Intervention Engineer you will report to the GCBU Well Intervention Engineering Supervisor and will be a part of a team primarily focused on supporting ConocoPhillips’ workover and intervention program in the Eagle Ford. You will participate in multi-discipline well planning as well as developing well plans aligned with stated well and project objectives. This will be done in full compliance with applicable policies, standards and regulations, with a focus on safety of personnel, environmental stewardship and operational integrity.
Responsibilities may include:
Being an advocate for safety by designing and implementing projects in such a manner as to improve safety performance
Interacting effectively within a multidisciplinary team to safely and efficiently deliver GCBU goals
Collaborating closely with the completions and production functions to identify, prioritize, and schedule intervention projects
Assisting in the preparation and submission of all required government permits and ensuring full compliance with all regulatory requirements
Developing AFE’s and track project costs, review and approve invoices to ensure accuracy
Preparing detailed procedures and contingency plans in accordance with corporate well control and design standards to support operations involving workover rigs, coil tubing units, rigless units, wireline and slickline
Providing daily support to field personnel to ensure the safe and efficient execution of planned work activities
Ensuring accurate daily reporting in WellView
Managing multiple, concurrent well projects, which includes providing onsite field engineering support during actual job execution and implementation
Leveraging data analytics and statistics to make value-based decisions
Assisting in the preparation and evaluation of tenders/bids for all relevant support services and materials
Developing and maintaining metrics to drive high-quality cost-effective operations
Advancing the Eagle Ford refracturing program to deliver consistent and predictable outcomes
Identifying and implementing real-time performance improvements by conducting after action reviews in conjunction with fellow engineers, contractors and team members
Providing functional guidance and technical work scopes for use in the procurement bid process for all required workover and intervention goods and services
Posting operation close out including, reviewing performance against plan, capturing lessons learned and documenting improvement opportunities
Evaluating and applying advancements in available technologies and services to improve performance
Networking and knowledge sharing within ConocoPhillips to capture lessons learned that can benefit the global wells community
Active involvement in industry forums to gather benchmarking data and best practices
Mentoring other engineers and team members
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States as a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee or asylee
Bachelor's degree or higher in Petroleum Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or related Engineering discipline or foreign equivalent
3 years of engineering experience in well interventions, production, or completions.
Willing and able (with or without reasonable accommodations) to be on call outside of standard working hours.
Willing and able to travel 10% (with or without reasonable accommodations) on a yearly basis
5 years of established technical competency in at least one of the following engineering disciplines: well intervention, completions, and/or production.
Uncompromising adherence and commitment to COP SPIRIT Values (Safety, People, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation and Teamwork).
Strong team player with demonstrated ability working within multi-discipline teams internally and externally to achieve consensus and alignment.
Previous experience in workover and remedial applications for horizontal wells including rigs, slick line, electric line, snubbing and coiled tubing.
Previous experience with various completions tools including but not limited to liner systems, packers, plugs, sleeves, artificial lift and dissolvable technology.
Previous experience in unconventional resource plays with an operator.
Previous experience with performance tracking and benchmarking.
Proficiency in specific intervention engineering skill-sets including:
Well performance prediction / nodal analysis
Torque & drag modeling
Coiled tubing and wireline reach modeling
Tubing and casing movement / stress modeling
Knowledge of economic evaluation, project management and risk analysis
Knowledge of corporate budgeting and planning process
Encourages new ways of looking at problems, processes or solutions
Takes ownership of actions and follows through on dedications by holding others accountable and standing up for what's right
Builds effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical
Listens actively and invites new ideas for exchanged opinions, then influences and acts to drive positive performance and achieve results
To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of February 20, 2020.
Candidates for this U.S. position must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a) (1). Individuals with temporary visas such as A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, L, M, NATO, O, P, Q, R or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization in the United States now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.
ConocoPhi llips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
Job Function: Engineering
Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level
Line of Business: GULF COAST BUSINESS UNIT
Title: GCBU Well Intervention Engineer