Baker Hughes Field Engineer GEN - PP in YOPAL, Colombia

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Role Summary:

BHGE is looking for a Field Engineer GEN - PP to work at Yopal, Colombia.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Well logs interpretation and understanding ofthe petrophysical properties and minerology of the formations.

  • Matrix stimulation jobs: rigless and workoveroperations with organic treatments, acid treatments, clay control systems,fines control treatments, water management and chemical divergence. Energizedtreatment jobs: usage of liquid nitrogen for stimulation applications.

  • Sand control operations: gravel pack and fracpack operations for vertical, deviated and horizontal wells.

  • Fracturing operations: skin by pass and massivefracturing jobs.

  • Injectivity tests: Step rate test, step downtest and fall-off test design and interpretation.

  • Fluid Systems Design:

  • Acid Treatments

  • Organic Treatments

  • Fines control system

  • Clay control system

  • Water management

  • Chemical divergence

  • Cake removal treatments

  • Fracturing fluids

  • Among others

  • Write job proposals and stimulation programs includingcalculations, recommendations and simulation.

  • Elaboration of post job analysis and reports.

  • Well logs interpretations for generating wellgeomechanical models.


  • Five (5) years of experience as a stimulationand fracturing Field Engineer for a wide range of reservoir conditions.

  • Experience as Field Engineer for the followingoperations (Expertise on treatment design, data adquision and post jobanalysis).

  • Intermediate English level (minimum).

  • Must have a clear understanding of calculationsfor nitrogen applications.

  • Experience performing API laboratory testingfor treatment design, fracturing fluids rheology testing, proppant evaluation,formation evaluation, core testing, among others.

  • Knowledge on data acquisition software forstimulation, sand control and fracturing jobs monitoring.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Highly skilled in multipleapplications.

  • Able to identify the proper productand service for simple to complex applications.

  • Ability to work and communicate wellwith internal and external customers.


Yopal, Colombia.

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Job: Field Operations

Title: Field Engineer GEN - PP

Location: Colombia-CASANARE-YOPAL

Requisition ID: 1811506