JOB PURPOSE :
Directs and Leads assigned Field, overseeing management of operations pertaining to oil production, offshore separation, water injection, gas injection, and gas lift , related maintenance, Asset integrity and support function activities, providing expertise and guidance, to ensure production and injection targets are achieved, while asset safety and integrity are maintained to the highest standards, in line with shareholder & concession holders objectives.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES : Business Strategy
Participate and contribute to the development and refinement of the vision and long term strategy for the Company, and contribute to the overall process of corporate governance, management and corporate decision making to ensure the organization maximizes returns to its shareholder & Concession holders.
Develop and implement the Division's Business Strategy, ensuring that Unit’s overall business goals are fully supported by the Division.
Ensure the Unit’s long and short term plans are effectively converted into the Division’s acceptable performance objectives in line with established service levels.
Budgets and Operational Plans
Lead the development of the Division’s annual operational plans and optimal budget in line with Unit’s business objectives ensuring that adequate funding provision is made for all Divisional activities within the agreed parameters and service levels including effective interfaces with Company’s stakeholders and internal contributors.
Control expenditure against approved divisional budget on a regular basis and investigate & reconcile any significant variances to ensure effective performance and cost control.
Organization Structure and People Development
Manage the development of knowledge, competencies and innovative spirit in the Division to support the establishment Development Plans, Succession Planning and Talent pipeline within the Division to continuously develop employees with emphasis on UAE Nationals to meet Emiratization targets.
Integrated Production Planning
Direct the integrated planning process of own team in liaison with internal and external stakeholders , includes the effective analysis and forecasting of production capacity, resource requirements, market dynamics, incl.
the incorporation of shutdowns, turnarounds, and outages , prioritizing schedules based on business needs / production profiles, and hence in the development of production / business plans that ensure the timely achievement of targets / production quota in an efficient and cost-
effective manner, while maintaining safety, integrity, quality and reservoir performance to the highest standards.
Lead and guide direct reports across planning phases in resolving capacity, resource, services and related issues at the facilities, collaborating with internal and external stakeholders, and advising senior management to ensure all enablers that maintain asset integrity and production levels to achieve targets and respond to stakeholder requirements in an efficient and cost effective manner are acquired, maintained and sustained.
Oversee research, studies & analyses; reviewing and directing the implementation of recommendations on medium and long-
term production programs within the framework of broad policy and guidelines given by senior management to meet plans and improve operational efficiencies.
Direct and provides guidance for contingency planning, utilizing production flexibility to respond to stakeholder requirements and ensure any potential production shortages that might prevent the achievement of quotas is compensated to the most extent possible.
Operations / Technical Support
Direct operations management, following up on progress from direct reports, providing expertise and operational excellence guidance to ensure operations are running as per plan, within design parameters and envelope, and towards the achievement of targets and stakeholder requirements, in line with defined KPI’s and performance objectives.
in an efficient and cost effective manner, asset safety and integrity are maintained to the highest standards.)
Manage decision-making, reviewing and approving work programs, in conjunction with other stakeholders (as required), directs problems solving with regards to shortcomings, irregularities and failures (operational and performance issues), overseeing investigation and troubleshooting processes and ensuring the implementation of recommended corrective action (such as repairs, modifications, replacements, etc.
to ensure uninterrupted operations, minimum downtime, sustainable production and the maximization of performance levels against established objectives.
And the timely achievement of production plans.
Direct operations management pertaining to offshore oil production from the field, overseeing planning and execution of activities related to well heads, wireline, pigging, logging, etc.
providing guidance and support on any arising issues as necessary, to ensure production and injection targets are being met and asset safety and integrity are maintained to the highest levels
Direct the efficient cooperation and synergy with the technical groups to receive the required engineering / technical support and ensure effective and timely delivery of all services to minimize risks that may hinder continued operations / maintenance and to ensure asset integrity and reliability.
Oversee the initiation of studies / audits / monitoring of parameters and action plans to investigate / troubleshoot problematic operational conditions and / or equipment, manage decision-
making (review, evaluate, approve) in conjunction with other stakeholders (as required) and follow up on resolutions / recommendations, including repairs, replacements, process adjustments, modifications, design changes, etc.
pursuing these until completion, to ensure effectiveness towards providing long term solutions and ensuring the reliability and availability of systems / minimization of operational disruptions towards the timely achievement of production plans in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
Stimulate subordinates and contribute to the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement of operations, systems, processes and practices, directing facility-
wide modifications, taking into account international best practice’, improvement of business processes, cost reduction and productivity improvement, authorizing and directing projects as established by delegation of authority manuals / MOC process to ensure efficiencies and advancements are capitalized upon and these are effectively executed in an aligned and synergized manner.
Direct and Lead the interaction between reservoir management and teams on site Technical Support, Operations, etc. , and offsite Contractors pertaining to the provision of information and technical data as required by the Field Development Departments, and as driven by changes in producers and injectors in a timely and accurate manner, and subsequently the receipt of programs and requirements for implementation on site.
Review Reservoir Management developed programs / plans received from headquarters, oversee operations teams to ensure effective implementation of the same, to ensure reservoir performance is optimized towards enhanced production and recovery, in line with company and shareholder objectives.
Facilitate the execution and maintenance of asset integrity management system / programs entailing plans and related activities on site, includes Risk-
Based Inspection, Reliability Centered Maintenance, Non-Destructive Testing, Corrosion Management, Monitoring Systems, etc.
as applied, and ensure the timely implementation of recommendations / corrective / remedial works and compliance to set guidelines by operations and maintenance teams to ensure the availability and reliability of assets, and to support operational excellence, in line with industry best practices, and company requirements and objectives.
Oversee implementation and follow up on actions raised from internal and external adutits, risk register and HSE observations and that management of change process is applied to all modifications to ensure efficiency and effectiveness in maintaining physical and technical integrity.
Contracts / Projects
Contribute in defining the scope of works for new contracts, monitor the contractor’s deliverables against scope of work and contracts terms and conditions, and appraises the contractor’s performance both during and at the end of contracts, preparing punch lists and signed provisional acceptance certificates to ensure cost effective and quality services are obtained for ADNOC Offshore on all related contracts.
Coordinate all activities during field project in relation to engineering, construction, commissioning, startup, and handover with ongoing operations.
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS :
B.Sc in Petroleum Engineering or equivalent.
Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills
15 years diversified experience in an oilfield, 8 years in supervisory position.
Good understanding of various aspects of site operations in an oil / gas industry.
Diversified experience in oilfields.