Recruitment

Blackwatch Petroleum Services Limited are currently looking for personnel from the following disciplines:

RESERVOIR ENGINEERING

PETROPHYSICS

DRILLING ENGINEERING/SUPERVISION

PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY

OPERATIONS PETROLEUM ENGINEERING

The range of skills we are seeking is wide and varied, and details are given under each discipline. Staff and associate positions are available in our London and Aberdeenshire offices, and in client offices - both in the UK and overseas.

You would be joining an organisation of highly skilled professionals generating creative, safe, prudent, cost-effective solutions, where your ability to work efficiently, either independently or as part of a multidisciplinary team, would be highly valued.

If you have over 10 years of experience and are looking for a rewarding opportunity to work on a variety of challenging international projects, then we would like to hear from you. Please forward your current resume to:

Jackie Mennie

Blackwatch Petroleum Services Limited

Netherton Business Centre

Fetternear

Kemnay

Aberdeenshire, AB51 5LX

 

Tel: +44 (0)1467 643082

Fax: +44 (0)1467 642826

 

E-mail: aberdeen@blackwatch.co.uk

 

Reservoir Engineering

  The ideal candidate will:

Have significant experience in reservoir simulation

Be accomplished in problem solving using classical reservoir engineering techniques

Be proficient in pressure transient theory and analysis

Show commercial awareness ? i.e. be familiar with data rooms, industry regulations, fiscal terms and contract terms, reserves classification, project economics, etc

Be experienced in using petroleum engineering software for nodal analysis, material balance, PVT characterisation, etc

Have good familiarity with risk analysis techniques to define probabilistic reserves and production profiles

Be well acquainted with operational issues, such as those relating to drilling, completions, coring, open and cased hole logging, production operations, test equipment and facilities design

Display confident communication, presentation and reporting skills

Other desirable skills and expertise include:

Experience in well-site supervision of testing operations

The ability to scope out and manage PVT and SCAL laboratory programmes

Experience in field development and rejuvenation planning, optimisation, project implementation, and reservoir management

aberdeen@blackwatch.co.uk

 

 

Petrophysics

Candidates for this position will have the following knowledge and skills:

Experience of single-well quick-look analyses as well as in-depth multi-well field studies

Well-developed computing skills in petrophysical analysis and interpretation

Ability to evaluate open and cased-hole logging data

Proficient report writing and presentation skills

Ability to integrate core analysis data (conventional and SCAL) and well test data with wireline log data

Experience of modern wireline tools and analysis techniques as well as historical and LWD-type data

Clastic and carbonate reservoir experience

Adaptable and a team player

london@blackwatch.co.uk

Drilling Engineering/Supervision

Candidates will have the following experience and skills:

Proficient in the planning, design, preparation, and cost estimation of drilling programmes, supported by a solid technical and operational background

Supervision of drilling and well engineering projects

International experience, including offshore operations and remote onshore locations

Commercial awareness, with the ability to procure and contract for provision of equipment and services

Ability to work in a wide range of regulatory, operational and economic environments

Experience in the design and operational aspects of a wide variety of wells, such as high angle, HP/HT, long reach, drilling in depleted and or sensitive reservoirs, etc

Confident reporting, presentation and negotiating skills to extend to clients

Ability to supervise staff and subcontractors and to work in a multi-disciplinary team

london@blackwatch.co.uk

Production Technology

Candidates for the position of Production Technologist should have the following experience and skills:

Proficient in conceptual and detailed completion, workover, remediation, sand control, stimulation treatment, etc, planning and design

Thorough knowledge of artificial lift technology, design, installation, and operation of a variety of lift systems

Proficient in the performance of nodal analysis, and able to perform pressure transient analysis

Preparation and analysis of tenders for the provision of equipment and services

Expertise in production chemistry, scaling and corrosion prevention and treatment, wax management, injection fluid treatment, etc

Development of detailed completion and production operations procedures

International experience, including offshore operations and remote onshore locations

Ability to work in a wide range of regulatory, operational and economic environments

Supervision of completion, remediation, stimulation and production operations

Confident reporting, presentation and negotiating skills to extend to clients

Ability to supervise staff and subcontractors and to work in a multi-disciplinary team

london@blackwatch.co.uk

Operations Petroleum Engineering

Candidates for Operations Petroleum Engineering positions should have the following experience and skills:

Conceptual completion and well test planning and design

Preparation and analysis of tenders for well test and completion equipment and services

Ability to perform basic completion and well test design to achieve the desired objectives

Development of detailed completion and well testing operations procedures

International experience, including offshore operations and remote onshore locations

Ability to work in a wide range of regulatory, operational and economic environments

Well-site supervision of completion and well testing operations

Ability to perform basic well test and pressure transient analysis to quality control data as it is acquired

Confident reporting, presentation and negotiating skills to extend to clients

Ability to supervise staff and subcontractors and to work in a multi-disciplinary team

 

london@blackwatch.co.uk