Company: Howard Gray
Skills: Drilling Engineering
Other Skills: Drilling Engineer, Offshore Jack-Up, Platform Rig, Work over, Well Services, Well Testing Design
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Family Expat Package
Location: Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Status: Active


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We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Drilling Engineer to join a leading Oil & Gas Operator in Dubai, UAE. This is a permanent staff position, with Family Expat package attached.

Based predominantly in the Dubai Office, reporting to the Drilling Engineering Manager this role will design drilling and completions programmes.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all work carried out is done with particular emphasis on HSEQ performance, well operations performance, risk mitigation and cost-effective delivery.
  • Liaising with Production and Subsurface teams to ensure all objectives for well construction / well intervention are set for each well.
  • Ensure the design and construction procedures for each well comply with Subsurface and G&G requirements.
  • Responsible for all technical content of all programmes and programme amendments (Construction, re-entry and repair of a well).
  • Modelling of drilling load scenarios.
  • Performance and Lost Time reporting and analysis.
  • Daily well operations support

 

Requirements:

We are looking for you to be degree qualified in Engineering, or another relevant subject.

You should have 10 years drilling and well completion experience working for an International Operator.

You must also have Middle East experience, and significant offshore jack-up and platform rig and/or work over rig experience.

PLEASE ENSURE YOU DETAIL IN YOUR CV / COVER LETTER YOUR MIDDLE EAST EXPERIENCE DETAILING SPECIFIC MIDDLE EAST WELL CONSTRUCTION CHALLENGES, AND HOW THEY WERE OVERCOME.

You should have strong drilling and well services engineering and operations experience, with excellent drilling engineering and well testing design in addition to a basic knowledge of completion and well testing engineering.