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Godwin Chidiebere Nwafor

◆ Cementing & Pressure-Pumping Operations Specialist ◆ WellSite Field Supervisor

Professional Summary

Quality-driven technical professional  with result-oriented track record of providing hands-on, field-based and cutting-edge solutions in well cementing engineering (design, wellsite execution and evaluation), technical field support, oilfield project and operations management. Strong experience and focus on incident free operations and operational excellence in the planning, management and execution of well cementing & well integrity operations, pressure pumping and miscellaneous pumping operations, well activation operations, and rig-less well intervention & workover pumping services. Experienced in leading and managing technical and engineering projects, including multidisciplinary teams and resources.

Work experience

Oct 2014Present

Senior Field Specialist


Plan, Coordinate, Execute, Supervise and Manage Well-site Service Delivery in Cementing & Zonal Isolation Operations (Plug, Liner, Primary, Remedial - Squeeze), Pressure Pumping & Well Integrity Services - Casing Tests, Annulus and Formation Integrity Tests; Fluid Mixing & High Pressure Pumping Operations. Prepare and Review of Cementing Services End of Well Reports (EOWR). Troubleshooting, Field Maintenance & Servicing of Well Services Equipment & Tools. Data acquisition, transfer, storage, connectivity and retrieval on various platforms including PLC – Programmable Logic Controllers, HMI – Human Machine Interface, CemCAT, CATMonitor, SkidLITE, during well services operations. Performance Management and Team Development for crew members at the wellsite/rigsite. Well Cementing & Well Integrity Job Risk Assessment, Hazard Analysis & Risk Control (HARC), Management of Change (MOC) and Exemption Processes and Procedures.

Dec 2010Sep 2014

Field Specialist & Supervisor


Coordinated and supervised well site service delivery in primary well cementing operations, pressure-pumping and miscellaneous pumping services, remedial cementing operations, well activation operations and rig-less well intervention pumping services, well site job planning and execution, including post‐job evaluation as per job design specifications and client requirements.

Conducted and executed field-based maintenance and servicing of various well services surface equipment and tools like valves, pumps (high pressure and low-pressure pumps), sensors and gauge calibration, cement head & accessories, actuators, high pressure treating lines and manifolds, loops & swivels.

Sep 2005Nov 2006

Project Engineering Technical Assistant

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc
Project Engineering Technical Assistant Port Harcourt Nigeria Supported the Project Manager/Engineer functions mainly on the monthly project forecasts, project tracking and scheduling, stock reporting, material control and management, fleet and asset administration and management, weekly site inspection exercises to ensure strict compliance to project design scope, standards and procedures, including work evaluations, equipment and labour returns. Compiled weekly and monthly performance data and generated reports, including data analysis and interpretation, and ensured that all documentations meet internal standards, procedures & specifications.


Oct 2012Jul 2013

BS, Electronic Physics

IICSE University
Jun 2011Apr 2012

Post Graduate Diploma (PGD), Piping Design & Engineering

Maharashtra Institute of Technology
Sep 2003Dec 2008

Higher National Diploma (HND), Chemical Engineering

Institute of Management & Technology (IMT)


Quality, Health, Safety & Environment (QHSE)
Team Development, Leadership & Supervision
Inventory Control & Process Improvement
Project Engineering & Operations Management
Well Cementing Engineering & Field Operations
Technical Field Support & Client Management
Fluid Placement, Treatment Designs & Calculations
Oilfield Cementing
Pressure Pumping Operations & Services
Oilfield Project Management


Jan 2014Jan 2019

WellCAP® Certification, Drilling & Workover - Surface & Subsea - Introductory Level

International Association of Drilling Contractors
Introductory Level
Aug 2014Present

Professional Engineer - P.Eng (UK)

The Society of Professional Engineers, UK
Dec 2013Present

Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness according to OSHA 29 CFR 1910 and 1926, ANSI Z390.1

Safety Unlimited, Inc., USA
Aug 2011Aug 2015

Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training (BOSIET)


Professional Affiliation

  • Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), USA 
  • Member, International Association of Engineers (IAENG), Hong Kong 
  • Member, IAENG Society of Chemical Engineering (ISCE), Hong Kong 
  • Corporate Member (MIScT), Institute of Science & Technology (IST), UK 
  • Member, The Society of Professional Engineers, UK 
  • Professional Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), USA 
  • Member, Project Managers Development Association of Nigeria (PMDAN), Nigeria