Senior Drilling Engineer UAE
Job type: Permanent
Ref.: Ref No: BBBH29977
Our client is looking for a Senior Drilling Engineer to join their Well Operations Department on a permanent basis.
In this position, you will report directly to the Development Drilling Manager and you will design drilling and completions programmes. The role will be predominantly office based and you will liaise with the client Subsurface and Geology & Geophysics team in order to maintain good working relationships and ensure efficient delivery of the objectives.
Key responsibilities will include:
- Accountable for performing all duties with due regard to the health, safety of self, others and of the environment in which they are undertaken.
- Ensure that well designs and construction procedures comply with Subsurface and Geology & Geophysics requirements and the relevant legislative requirements.
- Liaison with Production and Subsurface teams to ensure that objectives for well construction and/or well intervention are set and fully detailed in the procedures for each well.
You must have a minimum of 10 years drilling & well completion experience working for international operating companies, including experience in drilling & well services engineering & operations. With preference going to candidates with International experience and significant offshore jack up and platform rig / work over rig experience and a strong background in drilling engineering and well testing design in addition to a basic knowledge of completion and well testing engineering.