Senior Drilling Engineer for Operator Company


  • «Responsible» or «Executor» roles In relevant Management System processes
  • Active mentor for jr. professionals and contribucor co excernal and internal professional networks
  • lndependently design wells to meet the objectlve of the well objectives and in compliance with governing regulations and Company processes and procedures
  • Prepare input to basis of design, main drilling programs, drilling and P&A programs, D&C pare of che PDOs, HAZOP/risk assessments, budget cost estimates, AFE’s, decision support packages,and final well reports
  • Execute the activity programs and provide onshore technical support to the drilling operations
  • Ensure that drilling operations are carried out in accordance with objectives set out for safety and environmental performance
  • Monitor and report operation performance
  • QA&QC of supplier’s services, studies and equipment deliveries, including audits and investigations
  • Ensure lessons learned are incorporated into the designs, and capture learning from monitored wells
  • Offshore work and follow up as required
  • Provide technical input to and evaluation of tenders and contracts as required
  • Comply with and follow up the MoC process (Management of Change). Ensure interface work towards other departments (facility, subsurface, etc.) is followed up

Technical and personal skills

  • BSc degree in petroleum engineering or similar relevant education required. MSc preferred
  • Minimum 9 years (12 years for grade 5/5) relevant experience in D&W operations
  • Relevant experience and technical understanding of planning and execution of offshore drilling and P&A operations.
  • Good knowledge for regulations and relevant standards.
  • Extensive experience with well planning and well planning software
  • Sound technical understanding of development and exploration drilling, HSE and field operations and commercial aspects
  • Relevant offshore experience is desired. Experience with contract management and tender evaluation
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently
  • Very good communications skills across disciplines
  • Good understanding of geology and subsea.
  • Good business awareness and commercial understanding
  • Performance mindset and problem-salving attitude