West AfricaJob Reference - J8394
Senior Drilling Engineer
Our Client, a wholly owned West African Oil and Gas Company, are currently seeking a Senior Drilling Engineer for a residential position in West Africa. The role and its responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:- A robust proven track record in the field of Drilling Engineering at Senior level is a prerequisite by the Client. Applications from candidates with single status would be preferred. Candidates must have extensive experience having worked directly for internationally recognised E&P Major and or Independent Oil and Gas Operators. Applications are invited from Degree Qualified Engineers with at least 15 years knowledge and experience gained within the Drilling sector of the Oil and Gas industry. All candidates must be competent in deepwater operations and extremely familiar with semi-submersibles. The role will incorporate all aspects of well planning, design, engineering, execution and relevant close-out. Experience of having worked in West Africa would be advantageous. Onshore role but offshore visits may be required by the Client. This is a residential long term position. Liaise with all areas of the business and report directly to the Drilling Manager, Drilling Superintendent and country operation teams. The successful candidate must prepare all cost estimates to generate well/project specific AFE's. Contribution and participation of DWOP/CWOP/TWOP's will be required. Responsibility will be given for the collation of all Lessons Learned. The successful candidate must be fluent in both written and verbal English. All industry certification must be provided at the time of application including current IWCF, BOSIET including CA-EBS, industry recognised Medical and full insurances as a minimum. Please submit your CV quoting reference J8394 clearly stating your availability.