Skills: Drilling Engineering, Petroleum Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Drilling & Completions
DRILLING ENGINEER (CONTRACTS/LOGISTICS)
Primary Purpose of Job
Plans, develops, evaluates, schedules, executes and supervises all the tasks necessary to process pre-tendering, tendering, contracting, variations and closingout of drilling & workover oil and gas operations, from initial well design to actual drilling, completion, stimulation, production testing, workover and abandonment for both Land and Offshore drilling activities. Administers and monitors all service contracts and materials/equipment call-off agreements after award to ensure the smooth running of Drilling & Workover units for both Offshore and Dukhan operations by working closely with professionals in other Divisions/Departments (Operations/Completion/Petroleum Engineers and Rig Supervisors) in accordance with QP's Corporate, Directorate and Departmental Contracting, Quality, Safety and Environmental Policies and Procedures.
B.SC in Petroleum Engineering or related engineering discipline. Excellent communication skills and computer literacy. Proficiency in using MS Windows, MS Office software, internet access and SAP Modules for contracts and materials.
Experience & Skills
In-depth knowledge and experience in drilling, completion, stimulation, well testing & workover operations in both Rig/Rigless operations. At least 8 years experience in Drilling Operations/ Petroleum Engineering including min. 3 years experience on the well site and 2 years in financial, tendering/contracting and cost engineering systems and procedures. n-depth Knowledge of complete tendering/contracting procedures starting from the initial preparation to final award and follow-up until final close out. Cost monitoring techniques and knowledge of operational activities from spud to final handover of well. Negotiation skills to negotiate with contractors along with QP Tender Committees/Sub-committees (GTC/LTC/STC) Should have good knowledge of oil industry pricing structures and standards in order to incorporate best pricing structure in the Contracts to achieve maximum savings for QP. Strong communication/interpersonal skills. The analytical ability to think through problems and develop solutions; initiative and drive. The ability to co-operate with others and team-building skills with full honesty and transparency. The ability to work under pressure and must maintain strict secrecy and confidentiality.