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Job Title: Senior Drilling Engineer
Location: Texas, Houston
Senior Drilling Engineer
Responsible for all aspects of well design and completions / Accountable
for the management of design, manufacture, testing and turning in service
of all well equipment used in well construction and the implementation of
the company's management standards / policies in well design /construction.
Accountable for the direct contract management of all engineering and
completion contractors under his direction.
Position will assist with the planning, implementation and close-out of
audits of contractors / their equipment. Prepare well programs including the
drilling program, job programs, contingency plans for the well(s) for which
they are responsible. Design wells well interventions, well testing,
and workover programs) and develops procedures to deliver optimum drilling
performance (operational and well performance) and comply with company's
-Specify, select, order and accept all well drilling materials and services
(well testing and completions materials) to meet the company's drilling
-Provide technical engineering support to operations (Drilling
-Identify and implement performance improvement initiatives and monitor
-Assume responsibility for all well documentation.
-Monitor and measure well performance.
-Liase with subcontractors, authorities and partners.
-Ensure well material and service providers comply with specified quality
-Supervise responsible drilling engineers in carrying out their daily
-Assist the responsible drilling engineer in conducting well- and
risk assessments and HAZOPS.
-Provide technical input to campaign risk assessments.
-Ensure the formal documentation resulting from any well risk assessment is
included in the drilling programme for all wells.
Qualifications: Minimum Requirements
--Bachelor's Engineering or Science Degree.
--9 plus years drilling and/or completions experience on several different
--Excellent technical and operational understanding of drilling and/or
--Safety management skills.
--2 or 3 areas of technical /operations expertise
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