Jan 11, 2018

Head of Subsurface OPCO Job Placement - OMV

  • OMV
  • Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Full time Management and Executive Jobs Oil, Gas and Mining Jobs

Job Description

Job Title:  Head of Subsurface OPCO

Company Name: OMV

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan and define annual work program and subsurface budget for the assets within the concession and contribute to the approval of the same on OPCO-TCM level. This includes defining Asset Maturation strategies, Integrated Subsurface
  • Studies, Technical Subsurface Support etc
  • Lead and ensure implementation of approved work programs within the Opco’s Business Unit in a timely and cost effective manner and to maximise the asset values for OMV
  • Maintain and transfer OMV Expertise to OPCO and uphold standards for subsurface disciplines (G&G, reservoir engineering) especially for building complex integrated dynamic reservoir models for field development projects
  • To assure technical quality of G&G and RE work and recoverable volumes/production profiles during the whole life cycle of the concession assets.
  • To manage implementation of multi-disciplinary work programs and provide technical leadership and guidance
  • Ensure work quality by conducting quality assurance activities and by fostering best practice approaches
  • Ensure proper recoverable volumes assessment and technical maturity of (re-)development projects moving through gate reviews & tollgates
  • Provision of high quality 3D dynamic reservoir models for concession assets
  • Evaluate and promote relevant


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • The applicant should hold a Masters degree in Petroleum Engineering or Geoscience
  • Fifteen years of international experience, preferably with an Operator
  • Experience working with multi-disciplinary field development teams
  • Fluent in English, Arabic an advantage

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