Company: COSL
Skills: Drilling Consultant, Well Servicing & Testing, Workover or Completion
Other Skills: Well Control Specialist, offshore, jack ups, API standard, Pressure Control Equipment (PCE),
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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A reputed offshore drilling contractor is seeking for a highly experienced Well Control Specialist for Operation in Middle East.

The Well Control Specialist utilizes analytical skills, practical experience and good judgement to evaluate, select, and recommend well control equipment, and to develop procedures and implementation plans, for drilling, completions, workovers and interventions. The Well Control Specialist will have expertise in surface and related control systems. Engineering skills from a petroleum or mechanical engineering and practical applications provides the basis for this position's responsibilities and job requirements; The Well Control Specialist is also expected to work closely with rig contractors and third-party consulting firms on well control matters for both offshore and onshore wells in a multitude of environments. Oil & Gas industry including onshore and offshore, drilling, completion, work over, stimulation, well chemical, well tech.


  • Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
    Degree: Bachelor's Degree or higher is preferred.
  • Major Discipline: Petroleum or Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • Understand API 16A,53 etc. standard very well
  • Experience: 10 years of drilling and / or completion work with demonstrated experience in well control is required.
  • Preferred: 2-5 years field supervisor experience
  • Extensive knowledge of Pressure Control Equipment (PCE) use and applications variations in well control situations
  • Extensive knowledge of PCE safe installation, use and maintenance
  • Ability to safely travel on very short notice both domestically and internationally
  • Very good communications skills both verbal and written, both outbound and inbound, with between the customers and the company
    Computer Proficiencies: Microsoft Office, Well control simulation software