A leading Independent oil exploration and production company in Nigeria requires the services of experienced and dynamic candidates for the position below:
Job Title: Senior Drilling Engineer
Candidate for this position is required to have good knowledge of well engineering, drilling arid completions to provide support to company’s operations from the initial design to delivery of a well to production.
He must be knowledgeable in drilling and completion practices.
Qualifications and Required Competencies
Minimum of Bachelor of Science degree in a core engineering discipline.
A Master’s degree in any of the relevant Engineering disciplines will be an added
A minimum of ten (10) years of cognate experience in the industry after graduation, ideally in operations and drilling.
Working knowledge of commonly used and relevant drilling/operations/production management software, a Must have strong analytical and practical problem solving skills.
Must have ability to plan and lead projects and must be able to work under pressure by themselves and in teams,
Strong grasp of technical aspects. a Must be capable of working seamlessly with geosciences, production and reservoir groups in executing drilling/operations and engineering solutions.
Must be capable of delivering quality, on budget and with speed.
Good verbal and written communication.
Minimum Knowledge and Experience:
Knowledge of the procedures, tools and techniques used in well drilling projects.
Ability to prepare work schedules .and comprehensive drilling plans to meet project objectives and deadlines.
Experience in monitoring day-to-day rig operations during drilling and completions operations, including deployment of effective solutions for operational continuity, equipment malfunctions and other onsite problems.
Liaise with project partners, such as geologists and drilling contractors etc. In order to keep up-to-date on all developments that may have an Impact on drilling activities.
Familiar with statutory and regulatory requirements, with respect to health, security and safety and emergency procedures.
Must not be more than 50 years of age.
Very attractive and highly competitive within the industry.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application Letters, CV and scanned / clear corporate passport photographs to: email@example.com with position applied for as subject of the email.
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.