Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Drilling Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

Our Client, a major international operator, is currently looking for Drilling Engineers to work on new assets in Scotland.
Long term PAYE contracts
Located in Aberdeen, UK

Roles and Responsibilities:

? Safety in well design and execution.
? Work in multidisciplinary teams to deliver well planning and execution activities.
? Deliver risk assessments in well planning and execution.
? Deliver engineering feasibility and improvement projects in support of department objectives.
? Delivery or QA/QC field wide engineering projects in support of simplification and standardisation.
? Perform QA/QC of engineering deliverables in well planning and execution.
? Prepare well concept selection reports.
? Compile well activity programmes.
? Plan Well On Paper reviews and experience sharing workshops.
? Engineering design using Landmark software suite.
? Lead engineering design input from contractors.
? Develop and review of Well Barrier Schematics.
? Evaluate offset data and implement lessons learned.
? Evaluate and specify well equipment.
? Prepare time and cost estimates.
? Deliver Well Permits and Notifications to UK regulations
? Develop and update well drawings.
? Perform detailed studies into new technologies, well design and optimisation projects.
? Plan performance improvement workshops.
? Delivery and management of the DBR project planner inputs in the planning and execution phase of well operations.
? Challenge the rest of the group to ensure that the work is done cost-effectively and that future well operations can be run in a simple and cost-effective way.
? Delivery of results and engineering tasks through others within a well defined framework.
? Implementation of moderate to significant improvements to enhance performance within your
job area without the benefit of defined procedures.
? Participation in operational duty support rota's as required.
? Identify opportunities to contribute to the commercial success of the project and are responsible
for identifying opportunities to increase efficiency and effectiveness.
? Delivery of complex engineering projects with minimal support and guidance.
? Develop the competency of the team in own area(s) of expertise.


? Experience 5+ years of relevant industry experience, including experience with an Oil and Gas Operator.
? Educated to degree level, professional experience can compensate for lack of formal qualifications.
? Knowledge and experience with UK regulations and well integrity requirements.
? Solid knowledge in drilling engineering or related core engineering discipline.
? Solid practical drilling engineering experience.
? Broad knowledge and experience of Wells (Completion) planning, and operations is desirable.
? Strong organisational and interpersonal skills.
? Ability to work independently/unsupervised and in collaboration with others, as required to achieve agreed objectives.
? Understanding of field development activities.
? Good English writing and oral skills.
? IWCF Level 4 Well Control.
? Offshore certifications and medical to travel offshore in UK.

Personal qualities:
? Ability to live by "I am safety" expectations.
? Adhere to Client Safety Standard.
? You act in line with Client's safety and sustainability values and principles.
? Deliver your work using Lean methodology and mindset.
? Embrace new technologies eagerly.
? You are flexible to change and able to adapt to the team's direction.
? You manage conflicting perspectives and agendas amongst internal stakeholders and influence and advise internal and external stakeholders.
? You participate actively in teams and collaborate for improved performance.
? You actively communicate the need for change.
? Deliver high quality work within tight deadlines.
? Able to work within multidisciplinary teams and across organisational boundaries and locations.
? You understand and communicate the benefits of diversity and behave inclusively towards colleagues.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.