Drilling Engineer

Qatar Petroleum Development
Doha, Qatar
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20 + Years Experience


Company: Qatar Petroleum Development
Skills: Drilling Superintendent, Drilling Engineering
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Doha, Qatar


a. Ensure that all aspects of the drilling, workover operations are considered during both planning and execution phases within own area of responsibility.

b. Report to Senior Drilling Engineer on regular basis on the progress of operation and agree on any corrective action if necessary.

c. Ensure that drilling and completion operations are carried out safely, according to good oilfield practice and in accordance with the programs and all relevant Company standards and HSEQ procedures.

d. Assist the Senior Drilling Engineer to ensure the timely arrival of drilling and workover equipment, contractor personnel and services are available at the rig site when required to avoid delay in operations.

e. Assist the Senior Drilling Engineer in monitoring material consumption and stock availability at the rig site and warehouse.

f. Provide assistance to all colleagues where new drilling and work-over projects are being considered to ensure that accurate cost and time estimates are made.

g. Liaise effectively with all third parties, local authorities and citizens and other departments as applicable for the best interest of Company - operations.

h. Prepare the required documents related to all tender activities providing material and services for the planned Company activities, perform technical and commercial tender evaluation and provide explanation and justification in all tender related matters.

 

3. Work Contacts

Routine contact with the Senior Drilling Engineer.

Regular contacts at own level within the Department for work coordination and with other departments.

Regular contacts with consultants / contractors to direct, monitor and follow up to ensure that equipments are ordered and delivered to specification in an appropriate time frame for the ongoing operations, in the most cost effective manner.

 

4. Supervisory Responsibilities

Provides work direction to Assistant Field Mechanical Engineer (1).

Total Subordinates: 1

 

5.   Report to

FDD Manager and Senior Drilling Engineer

 

6. Independence of Operations

Carries out duties in accordance with specialized and professional standards and approved program. Work is subject to general review.

 

7.   Physical Effort 

Minimal

8.      Work Environment

Travelling offshore if required.

Travelling abroad on business trip for the rig inspection, etc if required.
 
Normally air-conditioned environment. However, incumbent is exposed to prevailing weather conditions noise and fumes whilst on rig site, warehouse or contractor facilities visits approx. 50% of the working time.

 

9. Minimum Requirements
 
a. Degree in Mechanical/Petroleum Engineering (or equivalent)
 
b. Minimum of seven (7) years experience in Oil and Gas industry
 
Shorten experience duration is acceptable, subject to manager's approval.
 
c. Minimum of two (2) years experience in Drilling Supervisor / Night Supervisor position.
 
Shorten experience duration is acceptable, subject to manager's approval.
 
d. Proven work record in the Middle East.

e. Familiar with legal and contractual matter.

g. Good knowledge of computers.

h. Good knowledge of spoken and written English.