Company: Petroplan
Skills: Operations Management, Drilling Manager
Experience: 12 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Senior Operations Engineer - Rotational Contract/Long Term/Africa

The person will be responsible for providing well engineering support to the Drilling & Completion Superintendent and Drilling & Completion Supervisor to ensure that all well operations are conducted in a safe technically competent, efficient and environmentally responsible manner.

We are looking for someone with:


  • Minimum 12 years of international experience in drilling and completions engineering and supervision
  • Extensive experience with land rig operations, horizontal drilling, sandscreen completions and workover operations
  • Experience and understanding of cementing operations, stress caging drilling fluid systems, well integrity issues, extended reach
    drilling and well decommissioning
  • Bachelors' degree or higher in Engineering


Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

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