Skills: Drilling Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Kuwait City, Al Asimah Governate, Kuwait
No location/work authorization restrictions found.
The duties and responsibilities for this role are as follows:
- With a strong commitment to HSSE, take responsibility for planning and executing well
designs and workover programs for an oil or gas well;
- Ensure drilling programs, program amendments and dispensations to policy are prepared on
- schedule and are adequately risk assessed;
- Work closely with resource teams, geologists, production and service company personnel to
- ensure an efficient operation;
- Estimate and control costs for wells activities;
- Monitor all phases of the drilling operations, perform post-analyses for benchmarking and
- learning, and identify and implement appropriate new technologies;
- Travel to field locations to monitor and participate in drilling operations and perform thirdparty
- quality assurance and quality control;
- Make recommendations to engineering studies to improve drilling operational performance.
EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE:
To be considered for this role, applicants must have the following qualifications:
- Personal commitment and proactive approach to HSSE;
- Education to at least first degree level in engineering or related discipline / industry experience;
- Proven success in a Drilling Engineer role and demonstrated competence in well design for both drilling and workover activities;
- Knowledge of conducting assurance and review of drilling planning work;
- Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels;
- Demonstrated experience working with multi-disciplinary teams;
- Proven track record as a strong team player;
In addition to the required qualifications, the successful applicant is likely to be able to demonstrate
Competence with Landmark well engineering software packages ( DIMS, Wellplan, etc.);
IWCF Well Control certified or equivalent;
Educated to first degree level in drilling engineering;
Knowledge of pore pressure and fracture gradient prediction;
Education to at least first degree level in engineering or related discipline/industry experience.
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