Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Drilling Consultant, Drilling Engineering
Experience: 14 + Years
Education: Some College
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: London, United Kingdom


  • To plan and support all aspects of the execution of the deepwater exploration well in South America
  • To conduct operational planning prior to well execution, write the Drilling Programme and ensure it is followed during the well execution
  • Ensure the End of Well report and Well Close out phase is completed in a timely and effective manner
  • To assist in preparation of contingency plans for well control, general emergency response and oil spills are in place prior to commencing operations
  • Assist in ensuring that QA/QC standards are applied and enforced on Rig contractor and all service providers.


  • Engineering degree or equivalent technical qualification, Shell Round II or equivalent technical competency
  • 15+ years of Well Engineering industry experience
  • With a minimum of 10 years in Drilling
  • A minimum of 6 years' experience as am Operations Drilling Engineer
  • Extensive experience of international remote location, offshore exploration well operations
  • A high level of competence with well control techniques (IWCF certificate mandatory)
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of all aspects of well engineering associated with well design and construction including well design, kick tolerance, well control issues, bore-hole stability, mud chemistry, under reaming whilst drillin
  • g, fishing and milling, wireline logging and data acquisition

If this is of interest, please apply.



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