Senior Production Technologist at Hobark International Limited (HIL)

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  • Job ID 44649
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Job Description

Hobark International Limited (HIL) is the parent company of the Hobark group operating in the oil and gas industry. The company was incorporated in 1998, starting as a staffing agency based in Port Harcourt. Currently we have offices in 4 countries with our head office in Lagos.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Production Technologist

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

  • Lead Well performance modelling, sand prediction, sand control selection and upper completion design, perforating and smart well design for land and swamp operations.
  • Work in an integrated study team (as a member or a study team lead) to mature opportunities.
  • Make PT input into field development plan.
  • The goal is to extract hydrocarbon optimally and profitably from the Assets.
  • Ensure compliance with well, reservoir and facility management, well integrity, control guidelines and taking appropriate actions in assigned field/s. This is to safeguard the assets and assure reputation of the company.
  • Identification of short term oil opportunities for ranking in the business planning processes and the maturation of short term oil opportunities within the asset team.
  • Ensure flow assurance for the life cycle of the completed wells. Incorporate mitigation strategies into production optimization plans.
  • Identify candidate wells, which have near wellbore or wellbore damage for stimulations (e.g. acid or hydraulic stimulations) and design suitable treatment. Monitor the stimulations operations and evaluate the results.
  • Identify water or gas shut off candidates wells and design treatments (mechanical and chemical treatments).
  • Monitor operations and evaluate results.
  • Identify wells that require additional and/or re-perforations, due to high mechanical skin and design operations (e.g. gun selection, drawdown). Monitor operations and evaluate results.
  • Generate an activity proposal for any of the above operations, which contains the economic justification functional design and programme outline.
  • Generate well/system model (incl. the artificial lift) to compare actual performance with predicted.
  • Identify wells that are not optimized and initiate actions/well interventions to change the operating conditions.
  • Identify wells that are not performing and review options to improve inflow performance.
  • Generate a well/reservoir surveillance plan, in conjunction with other disciplines, obtain key data and incorporate it into asset surveillance plan.
  • Identify candidates for BHPs, production logging & related cased hole logs and design the operation.
  • Monitor operations and evaluate results.


  • As a Senior Production Technologist, incumbent should have a broad understanding of other E&P disciplines and skills in all key Production technologist specialties.
  • A University Degree in Engineering or equivalent with 9 – 11 years relevant experience, including a minimum of 9 years PT work experience in an operating company.

Skills in the following:

  • Well Modeling & Performance.
  • Production System Optimization.
  • Conformance Technology.
  • Well Integrity Management and Determining Well Operating Envelope.
  • Planning & Design of Well Intervention Activities.
  • HSE considerations in well management and completion operations.
  • Completion Design and supervision.
  • Oil well cementing and Drill-in Fluids.
  • Knowledge in Production Operation.
  • Coaching/Mentoring.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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