Contact Information

  • Juan Guzman
    (786) 381-7061


Midland/ Houston, Texas


Professional Experience
Equipment Operator and Safety Captain: Schlumberger, Midland Texas July 2018 - Present
• Safety Captain of SLB's West Texas crew with the longest record of no injuries
• Manages all HSE paperwork, including JSAs, equipment inspections, and audits
• Involved in sand coordinating and chemical inventory management
• Main operator of Schlumberger's flagship blender, Process Trailer, and the SCP pumping software • Traveled to other crews to train operators on a successful change of PDP pump software
Operations Manager: MGB Group, Orlando Florida February 2016 - May 2018
• Managed all company auto purchases and auto inventory
• Coordinated maintenance of vehicles, including parts ordering and scheduling repairs
• Recommended sales campaigns and promotions with a focus on social media marketing
Production Engineer: PDVSA, Maracaibo Venezuela June 2013 - December 2015
• Optimization Candidate Identification: Gas lift valve gas lift rate adjustments and choke size changes
• Workover Candidate Identification: Identified wells requiring completion changes and found new
reservoir opportunities. Determined required pump changes to maintain or increase production
• Nodal Analysis: Determined optimum gas lift rate and well potential estimation using PROSPER-GAP.
• Completed surveillance, troubleshooting, and optimization of deep heavy oil wells completed with
ESP and SRP.
• Designed surveillance plans for flowing tests, build up tests, static BH pressure tests, and PLTs
Procurement Analyst: Matcolca, Maracaibo Venezuela August 2009 - December 2012
• Created a supplier performance history database that changed how Matcolca chose their suppliers • Planned and prioritized purchasing activities, reducing the lead times by 20%
• Built a strong network of suppliers that increased favorable purchase conditions for Matcola

Awards and Certifications

Excel Skills for Business Specialization
• Macquarie University, Australia
SPE Hydraulic Fracturing Certification
• Society of Petroleum Engineers continuing education certification course
PROSPER Software
• Application of simulation software: 40 hours of training, Maracaibo Venezuela
PIPESIM Nodal Analysis
• Production course: 120 hours of training, Maracaibo Venezuela


Bilingual - Spanish/ English
Data Management
Gas Lift Design
Well Log Interpretation
Well Stimulation
Nodal Analysis
Production Optimization


Bachelors Degree in Petroleum Engineering
• Universidad Del Zulia: Maracaibo, Venezuela
Masters Degree in Geoscience
• Heriot Watt University, Scotland, Online Program (currently enrolled)