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Senior Drilling Engineer (HPHT)

  • Job reference: 923132
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Drilling, Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 11/03/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Senior Drilling Engineer (HPHT), based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Develop the optimal engineering solutions for wells to allow cost effective, efficient and safe well operations, optimise well productivity and ensure the well is delivered fit for purpose
Provide well engineering back-up during the operational phase to ensure work is performed in a safe efficient and cost effective manner
Ensuring targets (financial and time) are met
Perform drilling engineering for wells e.g. preparation, SOW, operation programs in a timely manner, in liaison with the other project members
Prepare drilling programmes/end of well reports and co-ordinate other specialist inputs
Undertake technical studies and apply technical skills and innovative thinking to obtaining positive outcomes: propose changes and/or innovations with properly identified risks and expected benefits
Ensure optimisation of safe working practices are considered in the development of operational programmes
Accurately prepare budget and duration required for the Project

Qualifications & Experience
BSc of MSC or equivalent in appropriate engineering discipline (Mechanical, Chemical, Offshore or Petroleum) with significant experience in well engineering
Organisational skills to prioritise and manage a heavy workload in a rapidly changing environment
Senior Engineer with extensive experience
High level of engineering knowledge in HP/HT drilling
Managed Pressure Drilling Knowledge appreciated
Organisational skills to prioritise and manage a heavy workload in a rapidly changing environment.
Good computer skills, especially in Drilling Engineering software
BOSIET, medical, etc.
Valid IWCF certification

Contract position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 923132

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