Well Engineer

Posted 22 September 2022
Salary Negotiable
Contact NameSharina Tedja

Job description

We have a current opportunity for a Well Engineer on a contract basis. Possibility to work 100% remote. Duration long term. For further information about this position please apply.

Well engineering encompasses the design, planning and execution activities to drill a targeted reservoir section for data gathering or subsequent development activity. Well Engineers are engaged through the lifecycle in exploration, appraisal, and development teams and are integral to setting the technical functional requirements of rig selection and components.

The Well Engineer (WE) will focus on Front End maturation of Workover projects, and reports to the FED Chapter Lead. The Well Engineer is accountable for the independent delivery of the front-end workover projects as per the Global Well Delivery Process for a given well(s). The engineer may support the Well Operations Team through the execution phase, including the capturing of learnings and feedback of these to the FED Team and SW/Land Engineering House. The Well Engineer will be responsible for ensuring high-quality front-end maturation that can be efficiently executed in line with project value drivers. The Engineer will ensure that Global Well Delivery Process under their remit follow appropriate industry standards and that required assurance is in place. They will work closely with the Engineering House, Operations and multi-disciplinary teams such as subsurface in the Well Delivery process.

The Engineer will be required to work with vendors and other key external stakeholders to ensure the Detailed Design is compliant with standards. The Engineer will integrate HSSE in the design, programming, and execution of well work on workover operations. Strong focus on HSSE and reduction of GHG emissions should be evident in all activities planned. The Engineer may be involved with workover unit/rig selection to ensure that that the workovers can be executed in an efficient and safe manner.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Wells Round II Certification/Diploma.
  • Proven experience in Well Engineering with a proven track record in well design, planning and execution delivery.
  • Ability to build relationships effectively and to deliver across multiple teams and disciplines
  • Ability to manage and deliver multiple projects simultaneously, often in different teams.
  • Good communicator and ability to work independently and efficiently across multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Strong Diversity and Inclusions values and skills.

If you are interested in this role please contact Sharina Tedja on 06-12 220 369 or email sharina.tedja@orioneng.com

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.