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Drilling Engineer Advisor - International

Noble Energy
Updated: Jun 25 2013
Desired Expertise: Drilling Engineering, International Drilling
Experience: 10+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, TX, US
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Job Description:

Technical specialist.  Possesses advanced knowledge in professional/technical discipline.  Leads and/or conducts complex engineering studies using advanced concepts.  Is recognized as a technical expert in his/her Division or group. Supervises and coordinates the activities of drilling engineers/and or functions as a technical expert performing engineering assignments.  Responsible for risk assessments and operational decisions which impact individual projects.  Responsible for developing equipment modernization/modification recommendations.
Detailed Description     

  • Coordinates and supervises complex engineering studies
  • Reviews and approves well plans for drilling, completion, workover, and well intervention operations
  • Maintains drilling bookkeeping records for determining standards, goals, training and regulatory compliance
  • Negotiates contractor services
  • Reviews and approves invoices
  • Responsible for maintaining required safety training and compliance
  • Provides technical guidance and assistance to others in discipline  

Job Requirements     

  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering related discipline and a minimum of ten years experience in drilling, completion, and workover engineering activities
  • Knowledge of all field operations, rig selection, equipment selection and personnel requirements
  • Proficient in drilling, completion, and workover engineering design
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and make decisions under time restrictions  

Additional Details     

  • Decision-Making Authority/Knowledge
  • Responsible for the supervision of all phases of drilling, completion, and workover operations.

Working Conditions

Normal office environment.

This Position Is Closed to New Applicants

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