Petroleum Engineer

Wed, Jun 12 2024 10:12 AM

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Job Title:

Petroleum Engineer



Contract Type:


Contract Duration:

One years

Probation Period:

3 Months

Salary Range:

As per NTA salary scale

Work Type:

Full Time

Extension Possibility:





Ministry of Mines and Petroleum is an enabler of the sector’s development and steward of all mineral and hydrocarbon resources through the implementation of international best practice, policies, regulations and procedures to encourage environmentally and socially acceptable private investment.

It is the responsibility of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum to ensure progress in research, exploration, development, and exploitation of both minerals and hydrocarbons. The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum approach is to create the highest level of ministerial competence, promote clear and transparent investment opportunities through modern laws, regulations and policies; and develop a progressive and inviting fiscal regime

Duties & Responsibilities:

The candidate required to perform the following:

  • Develop conceptual scope of work for oil and gas upstream facilities and reviewing engineering design packages.
  • Develop annual business plans and long-term investment plans.
  • Very well acquainted with risk assessment approach and HAZOP studies related to upstream facilities.
  • Contribute to conceptual field development design.
  • Read & interpret the well Data.
  • Help in drilling related Activities.
  • Develop and analyze pipe hydraulic simulation models of three phase flow on PC-based software packages e.g. PIPESIM, OLGA and HYSYS.
  • Develop artificial lift studies including different scenarios of options with cost analysis.
  • Provide cost optimizations and perform economic analysis to identify the most cost-effective alternative for upstream facilities development.
  • Engage in multi-disciplinary teams to identify well stimulation challenges and provide solutions to fill the technology gaps. Initiate technology development proposals.
  • Lead design and development of ML models for oil production applications (i.e. forecasting and optimization). Direct deployment of digital oilfield solutions and integration initiatives.
  • Architect data pipelines, analytics dashboards, and visualization tools.
  • Manage and mentor junior data scientists and engineers on the team.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other departments in Petroleum Engineering & Development to identify and prioritize optimization opportunities.
  • Continuously monitor systems health and lead efforts to enhance performance.
  • Clearly communicate complex analyses and recommendations to executives.
  • Remain updated on latest advancements in data science and oil & gas digitalization.
  • Monitor the daily project progress.
  • Any other duty assigns by the upper management.


Minimum Requirements:

Hold a bachelor or higher degree in Petroleum Engineering.

Minimum of five years of proven experience in oil and gas field.

Experience in using applications relating to data petroleum engineering.

English language fluency with the capability to communicate clearly and effectively verbally and in writing.



Please send your CV and Cover Letter to the email address below not later than 12/02/ 2024 at 16:00pm. Please write in subject line: Petroleum Engineer:


, MoMP”.

Note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.




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