Lewis Energy Group

  • Manager, Production Engineering

    Location US-TX-San Antonio
    Req No.
    2018-7615
    Category
    Production Operations
  • Overview

    Performs business planning, project management, and opportunity exploitation associated with managing the performance and growth of assets for production projects. Plays a key role in interfacing with various departments including Drilling, Reservoir,

    Responsibilities

    Performs business planning, project management, and opportunity exploitation associated with managing the performance and growth of assets for production projects. Plays a key role in interfacing with various departments including Drilling, Reservoir, Completions, Procurement, Land, Geology to provide operational team support.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
     
    Assists in developing recommendations for more difficult and complex issues.
     
    Assists in the management of production operations by setting and maintaining production goals in assigned area of operations, including drilling, facility design and maintenance, and production equipment design.
     
    Provides post appraisals and look backs for work completed and applies lessons learned accordingly.
     
    Monitors the economic recovery during the reservoir development and production stages through well placement, secondary recovery designs and day-to-day production engineering.
     
    Designs, prepares and may perform workovers and other production optimization and enhancement procedures.
     
    Prepares AFEs for projects.
     
    Recommends completion, recompletion and workover plans for new and existing wells.
     
    Provides Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)’s .
     
    Monitors daily well performance and operational issues to optimize production.
     
    Identifies and plans interventions, stimulations, well integrity and P&A.
     
    Utilizes nodal analysis and real-time surveillance (IFM) to quality check allocation.
    Interacts with operations, marketing and host operators to provide the most update to date downtime data.
     
    Integrates with multi-disciplinary functions to provide short-term production forecast.
     
     
    Supervisory Responsibilities                                                      
    Manages one subordinate supervisor who supervises a total of seven employees in the Production Mgmt department. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. Also directly supervises four non-supervisory employees. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications 
    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
     
    Education and/or Experience                                                     
    Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university and seven years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
     
    Language Skills                                                                 
    Ability to read, analyze, and interpret the most complex documents.  Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or complaints.  Ability to write speeches and articles using original or innovative techniques or style.  Ability to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentations on controversial or complex topics to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
     
    Mathematical Skills                                                        
    Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
     
    Reasoning Ability                                                            
    Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems.  Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, musical notes, etc.,) in its most difficult phases.  Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables.
     
    Computer Skills                                                                
    To perform this job successfully, an individual should be proficient with the Microsoft Office suite.
     
    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations 
    N/A
     
    Other Skills and Abilities                                                             
    Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    Strong interpersonal skills.
    Effective leadership skills.
     
    Other Qualifications                                                      
    N/A
     
    Physical Demands 
    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
     
    Work Environment 
    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently exposed to extreme heat. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; extreme cold; risk of electrical shock; risk of radiation and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
     

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