Company: Saudi Aramco
Skills: Drilling Engineering, Petroleum Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia
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Position Description

Saudi Aramco long known for its leadership in oil exploration, production, and refining, is seeking experienced professionals to join the growing unconventional resources exploration efforts.

We are seeking to hire a Drilling Engineer to perform and direct drilling engineering functions that support our complex operations as well as leading major engineering projects that require original or unusual analysis and solutions.

This position often requires original and unique approaches and solutions to difficult and diversified drilling engineering problems.
Minimum Requirements

The successful candidate should hold a Bachelor's degree in engineering, preferably in Petroleum, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering.

You must have a minimum of 10 years relevant experience.

The initiation, development and completion of major engineering studies requires a high degree of intelligence and imagination and comprehensive knowledge one or more of the areas of Petroleum Engineering and can serve as Consultant, Coordinator or Project Engineer on assigned drilling projects.

You should be capable of providing technical support for many types of drilling wells including complex multi-lateral and extended reach (ERD) horizontal oil and gas wells, HPHT gas wells, offshore and deep water and unconventional wells. Wells include power water injection and producing wells, exploration wells and all kinds of workover including HST's.
Duties and Responsibilities

You are expected to be able to perform the following:

Provide sound drilling engineering methods and procedures to be used on assigned drilling problems.

Execute and accomplish assignments and studies in areas outlined in the scope assuring conformance to overall objectives of all phases of drilling operations in areas including drilling penetration rate optimization, new drilling technology and drilling studies.

Analyze advanced drilling data and the performance of new or existing drilling techniques to determine a need for or benefit from studies, recommendations and/or modifications with respect to unit costs and operating efficiency consistent.

Perform and prepare various studies and reports on drilling subject then provides recommendations, alternative proposals and preliminary design and program outlines with statistical cost data, economics analyses, back-up data and charts and presents, or assists in the presentation of study and proposals to management, technical operating groups.

Initiate detailed work outlines and performs or delegates to DE-II work for final development of technical proposal and studies of proposes projects.

Assist in the training and indoctrination of new personnel, Saudi Aramco engineers and engineering aides.

Deliver sound technical assistance and advice to operating divisions on complex drilling operating problems.