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Engineer Engineering

Location:
Houston, TX
Salary:
$150,000-180,000
Posted:
June 18, 2019

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JOHN A. SHIVES, PE 713-***-**** ac9m15@r.postjobfree.com

Port Isabel, TX 78578 2540 LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/john a shives SEEKING ROLE AS DRILLING / COMPLETION/ PRODUCTION MGR / WELLSITE SUPERVISOR

Drilling Engineering unconventional / conventional, HPHT, well planning, field supervision

Completions unconventional and conventional

Production Engineering artificial lift, facilities design, saltwater disposal systems, and well abandonment

Strong written and oral communication skills

Strong safety culture

Budgeting

Vendor selection, AFE Preparation

Mentoring

Well Intervention – Side Tracks employing various casing exit technologies

Technical Software WELLVIEW, STRESSCHECK, COMPASS, DSWE

Tech Schools attended – K&M ERD class, Petro Skills Cementing II, Solids Control PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

KEY WEST OIL & GAS, LLC, Port Isabel, Texas 07/2017 – Present Petroleum Engineering Consultant

Provided wellsite supervision for various Middle Bakken and Three Forks horizontal well completions in Billings, Burke, Dunn, and Mountrail Counties in North Dakota.

Provided wellsite supervision for UTICA horizontal well completions in Elk County, PA for SENECA REOURCES, LLC.

HESS CORPORATION, Houston, Texas 04/2007 – 04/2016 Drilling Advisor

Planned and provided well surveillance for 100 + wells in the ND BAKKEN – unconventional shale play.

Member of 3 person engineering team tasked to plan and perform well surveillance for 6 wells drilled with a jack up rig off the coast of Equatorial Guinea (EG). All 6 wells drilled under budget, ahead of schedule, and with less than 10% NPT. Pre planned potential sidetracks that saved several million dollars. E.G. drilling group given PRESIDENT’s SAFETY AWARD for 2010.

Reduced drilling time of assigned rig in Mountrail Co., ND area by 10 days resulting in cost savings of over $1M per well.

Introduced ND drilling group to K&M Technology ERD method of hole cleaning prior to running production casing which resulted in a drastic reduction of NPT .

Q1 2015 cemented the longest production liner (10,000’ MD) for HESS in ND.

Successfully drilled the first slim hole laterals in the UTICA shale (OH unconventional) for HESS CORP. in Q1 2016.

HAMILTON ENGINEERING, INC., Houston, Texas 02/2006 – 04/2007 Drilling Engineering Consultant for the Houston Exploration Company.

Generated drilling programs and provided 24/7 surveillance for 3 rigs in Zapata County, Texas. Drilled 41 wells conventional wells (HTHP) over a 13 month period.

ETOCO, INC., Houston, Texas 07/2001 – 10/2005

Operations Manager

Eliminated drilling problems by using best drilling practices. Wells drilled in Harris, Austin, Goliad Cos.

JOHN A. SHIVES, PE 713-***-**** ac9m15@r.postjobfree.com Port Isabel, TX 78578 2540 LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/john a shives ETOCO, INC., Houston, Texas continued 07/2001 – 10/2005

Reduced operating expenses by eliminating graft and corruption occurring in the field, and upgrading vendors. Resulting savings in LOE > $1.43MM in an 18 month period.

Established saltwater disposal program that resulted in drastic reduction in lease operating expenses (LOE).

Designed and supervised installation of a 13 MMCFPD gas gathering facility for a new field in Goliad County, Texas. Later expanded same facility to 30 MMCFGPD capacity. Selected all vendors.

Numerous re entries using various casing exit technologies, i.e. Whip stocks and section mills. All successfully executed.

HALLWOOD PETROLEUM, INC., Denver, Colorado 10/1997 – 07/2001 Drilling/Production/Operations Engineer

Drilled company’s first horizontal oil well Houston county, Texas 1998.

Re entered a well that was drilled in the 60’s and executed a dual, stacked lateral in the Georgetown and Buda formations Houston County, TX 1999.

Planned and supervised a dual up dip/down dip dual lateral in the Buda Formation Houston County, TX 2000. EDUCATION

B.S. Petroleum Engineering, Texas A & M University PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Society of Petroleum Engineers

American Association of Drilling Engineers

Registered Professional Engineer State of Texas No. 72226 IADC WELLSHARP certificate valid to 25 April 2021



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