VE8144 Senior Drilling Engineer

Skilled and experienced drilling engineer for one of the largest exploration and production companies.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Prepare Drilling program and Detailed Operational procedures according to procedures. 
  • Prepare Budget, AFE timing and cost estimates. 
  • Prepare casing design, shoe depths and kick tolerance calculations. 
  • Prepare Torque and Drag, Swab and surge and Casing Wear models. 
  • Follow up well activities to obtain technical objectives in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner
  • Assist in permit application process. 
  • Management of risks, mitigating factors and preparation of contingency plans. 
  • Follow up well activities and propose recommendations according to challenges.  
  • Follow up KPIs and benchmarking of performance. 
  • Finalize End of Well Report (EOWR), caputre learnings and update best practice documents. 
  • Collaborate with project team onshore and offshore to ensure a safe and optimized execution.  
  • Supporting blowout potential and relief well planning. 
  • Contribute in evaluation of tenders. 
  • Ensure technical standards, reporting requirement, rules and regulations for NCS are met. 

Education and competence:

  • Master or Bachelor within Engineering or similar. 
  •  5 + years experience within drilling engineering disipline. 
  • Proactive and solution oriented. 
  • Updated on new methods and drilling technologies. 
  • Familiar with drilling and well NORSOK standards. 
  • Prefeerable field experience and knowledge of Geosteering, Multilateral wells, HPHT drilling and Extended Reach Drilling. 
  • Good knowledge of standard drilling software, i.e. Landmark Drilling software. 

Work location:  Stavanger.

Start: May 1st, or according to agreement. 

Duration:  2 years. 

Deadline for applications: April 18th


About the position

Senior Drilling Engineer
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1st May 2021
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