Name : Opoku Blankson
Occupation : Petroleum Engineer/Drilling Fluid Engineer
Telephone : 002***********
Email : email@example.com
Having worked in the oil and gas industry for over seven years, I have gained valuable experience in well optimization, reservoir development planning, economics and risk assessment. I have also acquired enormous knowledge in petroleum software such as Petrel, Wellcat, Prosper, Mbal, Eclipse and many more. I am a quick learner with good attitude to work and can work effectively with minimal or no supervision. I am a motivational and inspirational person who enjoys working with any person regardless of their cultural or religious background.
Objective: To take a challenging role and make significant contributions in the multiple disciplines of petroleum engineering including well operations and production, completions, formation evaluation and reservoir engineering
Creating and adjusting project budgets.
Forecasting project goals and completion.
Developing project scheduling, budgeting and progress reports
Ability to perform analytical tasks.
Protocol, procedure and safety oriented.
Cost Reduction Strategies
Ability to train new employees on Occupational Health and Safety procedures
2009- 2010 London South Bank University, U.K – Masters in Petroleum Engineering
2001- 2005 University of Cape Coast – Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
2017 – OSHA ACADEMY, USA – Certificate in Occupational health and Safety Trainer
2017 – OSHA ACADEMY, USA – Certificate in Offshore Oil and Gas Safety II
04/2018 – 09/2018, Ghana Oil Drilling Academy and Consultancy (GODAC)
Position: Occupational Health and Safety officer
Provided consulting services in the oil and gas section of a leading global resource company, risk management, loss control, and regulatory compliance regarding health, safety, and environmental areas
Identifying and developing safety training strategies based on business needs.
Plan, prepare, and execute training strategies by facilitating classes, providing technical assistance, and/or individual coaching.
Work collaboratively with employers to ensure the curriculum and learning outcomes prepare employees for success at work.
Develop customized participant training materials, active learning activities and events.
Manage classroom and shop to ensure a productive and safe learning environment.
Prepare course outlines, lecture content and hands-practice activities that demonstrates the goals and outcomes of the safety training.
09/2015 – 02/2018, Petronas, Malaysia
Position: Production Operations Engineer
Operating and maintaining existing wells and facilities to high integrity standards,
Managing day-to-day operations, with a strong focus on safety and environmental issues,
Balancing day-to-day operational priorities with longer-term strategic objectives,
Field development planning and project support,
Logistics for Major Projects and existing fields,
Managing contracts and the performance of contractors within an oil and gas field operations.
11/2013 – 08/2015, Salamander Energy, Indonesia
Position: Drilling Fluid Engineer/Mud Engineer
Using predetermined geological data obtained by geologists and drilling engineers to prepare a specific drilling fluid
Conducting standardized tests during the drilling process and using a variety of methods to change the mud’s viscosity, including adjusting the mud’s temperature, pH balance and chemical components.
Recommending drill bits and assisting excavating technicians in the overall safety of the drilling process
Obtaining information as drilling proceed from other service providers such as the mud logger (mud logging technician) about progress through the geological zones, whilst making regular physical and chemical checks on the drilling mud.
Working closely with the rig supervisor to disseminate information about mud properties and expected treatments and any changes that might be needed
05/2012 – 11/2013, Salamander Energy, Indonesia
Position: Pump man
Assisting with the mixing of chemicals such as drilling fluid
Supporting the derrick man in his task executing manual works as required & relieve the Derrick
Assisting work on the drill floor as Roughneck when required
Performing routine maintenance on the mud pump and mud pit as required
Maintaining working areas, tools, equipment and safety harnesses in a safe, clean, tidy and orderly manner.
Reporting promptly any safety hazard, accident, near-miss accident and non-conformance to immediate superior.
1.Princ Frimpong (CEO, Ghana Oil Drilling Academy and Consultancy)
2.Mr. Amos Yeboah Nyarko
3.Mrs Christiana Arko