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Engineer Engineering

Madisonville, Louisiana, 70447, United States
October 26, 2016

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Madisonville, LA – *****504-***-**** –


Project Management

Petroleum Engineering

Completion & Interventions

Production Operations

Drilling Engineering

Budget & Cost Control

Technical Troubleshooting

Lean Six Sigma

Cross-Team Collaboration

Inspirational Leadership

Skilled professional, with expertise in the strategic leadership and development of drilling, completions, workover and production operations Focused Project Manager across onshore and offshore operations; delivering projects on time, in budget and to exacting quality standards Talented troubleshooter, continually focused on identifying, isolating and resolving complex technical issues and improving operational efficiency Strong knowledge base of geology / reservoir properties and industry-specific technologies, including WellView, StressCheck, Compass and WellPlan Accomplished communicator skilled in building and strengthening relationships across functions to drive cohesive, strategic operations CAREER PROGRESSION

CHEVRON USA Covington, LA 2014 - Apr 2016


Principal Engineer for the planning and delivery of seven major completion projects, including selective zone frac-packs and High Rate Water Pack (HRWP). Exercised robust budget management and control, with accountability for the $16.6M capital budget. Crafted and implemented optimal procedures to ensure swift and effective interventions. Dealt with all aspects of vendor management, inclusive of supplier selection, contract negotiation, procurement and supplier monitoring. Led project meetings, participated in technical peer reviews and engaged fully with key stakeholders. Directed project teams toward the achievement of key milestones and deliverables. Key Accomplishments:

Delivered completions on four wells in 2015 and achieved 2737 BOPD; 1501 BOPD higher than expected EV IP rate

Led five complex well interventions, including water injections to support water drive production - with success in adding 930 BOPD and 2MMCF gas to the pipeline as well as saving the company a $2.6M CTCO

Achieved over $854M in Lean Sigma verified savings during 2015, including the research, planning and elimination of rigging-up for coil tubing and e-line that secured $310M of cost savings

Redesigned a well using smaller hole sizes / casing resulting in $1.3M cost savings, developed a conductor waiver providing $650k savings and collaborated with suppliers on a wellhead modification delivering $80k savings

Acted as Subject Matter Expert during the sampling and design process of a major oil recovery development project

Responsible for the creation and execution of all drilling, completion and intervention programs operating across the Gulf of Mexico (GOM)

Represented the company at national recruitment events and won a Human Energy Award, for successfully identifying future talent for internships and full time positions

Successfully designed and executed operational procedures across eight rig-less interventions, utilizing wireline, coiled tubing and hydraulic workover units.

CHEVRON USA Covington, LA 2015 - Apr 2016


Conducted detailed technical engineering analysis and review of GOM shelf divestment, including completion of asset rationalization and data room preparation of all shelf assets. Assessed over 300 new drilling, completion, major rig workover and thru-tubing business opportunities and presented recommendations to senior management. JONATHAN ROLFS – PAGE 2


Key Accomplishments:

Formulated and implemented strategies / initiatives to maximize asset value, including the development of new guidelines and screening tools

CHEVRON USA Covington, LA 2011 - 2014


Accountable for the design and implementation of operational procedures across 10 offshore drilling and abandonment projects. Delivered robust change management during the execution phase; oversaw offshore operations and ensured the timely approval of procedural changes.

Key Accomplishments:

Project Lead for the engineering and drilling of the world's longest 6" x 7" hole section via GagePro underreamer

(7,646 ft. open hole)

Designed and engineered a well to capture 70 foot, 4" core of the 9200 SD in collaboration with industry experts; delivering the project to time critical deadlines and exacting specifications

Managed a portfolio of Lean Six Sigma initiatives from inception to completion, with success in significantly improving productivity levels

Secured a variance in actual v. estimated cost of -7.5% for a major four wells project valued at over $30M CHEVRON USA Covington, LA 2010


Directly supported marine logistics operations throughout the Deepwater Horizon incident. Personally selected to represent D&C's marine vessel needs in the GOM, with focus on collaboration between field and office operations. Key Accomplishments:

Maximized above and below deck space and vessel routes via the accurate identification and management of needs and priorities

CHEVRON USA Covington, LA 2008 - 2011


Acted as Company Representative across onshore and offshore drilling rigs, involving the effective management of 24 hour operations and offshore logistics valued at over $275K per day. Key Accomplishments:

Led and gave daily scope of work to team of over 80 contractors; completing offshore drilling, completion and workover operations across 11 wells (average cost $12M)

Experienced in drilling and casing operations, Open hole and Cased Hole Sidetrack / Bypass operations, Primary and remedial cementing, Fishing /Milling Operations, Completions operations - well bore cleanout and displacement, perforation operations, Frack operations, installation of completion hardware, tree installation and flow back operations and Workover operations - Well abandonment, remediation, and wireline operations

Coordinated operations for a land rig in a H2S environment, based near a metropolitan population on deep, high temperature, low pressure wells

Maintain superior safety standards while conducting simultaneous operations, including all aspects of logistics, execution, including cost control of projects over $30 million. EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS



IADC Well Control Certification - Supervisor Level Certified Lean Sigma White Belt

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