Company: Sofomation
Skills: Drilling Foreman / Drilling Supervisor, Drilling Manager, Drilling Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Kuwait City, Al Asimah Governate, Kuwait

Job Title: Drilling Engineer

Work Location: Middle East

Education Criteria: Bachelor Degree in Petroleum Engineering or Equivalent is Mandatory

Experience: Minimum 08 to 10+ Years of Experience Required in Drilling Operation

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Well Engineering and Designing - Casing design, Basis of Well design (offset wells analysis, BHA, hydraulics, cementing, mud, etc.), Rig selection, DWOP.

  • Field Drilling Engineer/Supervisor - key role on a field during well operations: reporting to Company HQ (DDR, presentations, post job reports, acts and etc.), operations tracking and lookahead updating, preparing detailed working plans, acts, NPT tracking, take active part in PJSF and TBT, Supervision of drilling process (sequence of operations, drilling parameters, ways of improving and optimization and etc.), casing running, cement job and LOT measuring and drifting casings, BOP pressure test, observing drilled formation on the SCE and etc.

  • Project schedule preparation.

  • Logistics department cooperation and collaboration. Coordinating equipment and service company tools mob/demob to/from the field.

  • Well Operation planning and optimizing - Well construction program preparation and reviewing, Time vs. Depth Preparation and reviewing.

  • Drilling and Completion programs preparation, reviewing within a team and finalizing


Sofomation is an international recruitment agency with profound specialization in Oil & Gas, EPC, IT, Rail, Logistics, Healthcare and Energy Sectors. We have an international dominance and cater to the various Fortune 500 companies across locations in APAC/MENA and UK/US since 1999, having our Global Reach by being strategically located in United States, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Malaysia, Singapore & India.


We are able to assist organizations in gaining a competitive edge by delivering highly skilled resources through a global search effort across diverse nationalities, which aims at bringing the best talent, in the market place.


Our expert team takes the time to understand candidate’s careers to date and future aspirations. This allows us to offer expert advice and help take their career to the next level.


Our Team replicates subject market experts and headhunters having in-depth knowledge which helps us to excel not just in recruitments but also enables us to understand and translate your business needs into key deliverable responses. Our focus is always on innovative and value-added recruitment solutions to maximize client returns through our unique state-of-the-art recruitment model.


We have hosted recruitment drives globally that speak of our success and light the doorways of abounding number of satisfied employers and employees.