Graduate Production Operations Engineer at Shell – Middle East

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies. It consists of the businesses of Upstream Americas, Upstream International, Downstream, and Projects & Technology. With approximately 87,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories, Shell is helping to meet the world’s growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways.

Job Details:

Job title:   Graduate Production Operations Engineer

Location:  Iraq – Middle East

Production Engineering oversees the full lifecycle of Shell’s ongoing field development, from design conception through to the final phase of production.

As the world’s energy demands continue to increase, we are in search of extraordinary individuals with the passion and creative aptitude to meet these challenges head-on. At every stage of this process, as a technically gifted and innovative graduate, you will be vital in helping us work towards a better global energy future.

Production Engineering is vastly influential to Shell’s overall objectives, giving graduates the opportunity to impact a variety of operational areas, such as:


  • Conceptual Well and Completion Design
  • Design of Well/Reservoir Interface
  • Well, Reservoir and Facility Management
  • Well Integrity Management

And take on challenging responsibilities including:

  • Planning field development
  • Operating and maintaining existing wells and platforms
  • Managing day-to-day operations against long-term strategic objectives
  • Modelling and optimizing well flow performance

The Shell Graduate Programme offers graduates a wide range of training and development opportunities tailored to enhance your engineering skills and shape you into an accomplished Shell professional. Areas in which you will receive formal training include Exploration, Development, Manufacturing and Project Services.

You will receive continuous coaching, mentoring and formal and on-the-job training to set you on course to reaching your potential. In addition you can expect regular in-depth progress checks enabling you to work closely with your supervisors to achieve your professional goals.

Desired Skills and Experience

We’re looking for the sharpest and most curious minds to join us. In addition to being exceptional you’re also likely to have a degree in:

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Applied Physics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Drilling
  • Electrical Engineering/Power Engineering
  • General Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining
  • Petroleum
  • Process Engineering
  • Process Safety/Environmental Engineering
  • Well Engineering

Application Method:

To apply for this position, CLICK HERE TO APPLY NOW

Click on the Next Button to Continue Reading
Oil and Gas Republic, an international publication covering Renewable Energy, Power & Electricity, Mining, Aviation, Oil & Gas Industry. For editorial inquiries, please email us at:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.