Aberdeen North SeaJob Reference - J8891

Senior Drilling Engineer

Senior Drilling Engineer required for locally based international operator in Aberdeen. Key Responsibilities • Having a strong commitment to HS&E, plan and execute the design and examination for drilling oil or gas wells. • Ensure drilling programs, program amendments and dispensations to policy are prepared on schedule and are adequately risk assessed. • Work closely with resource teams, geologists, production and service company personnel to ensure an efficient operation. • Prepare cost estimates and cost control for wells activities. • Preparation of information for Engineering Reviews and DWOPs • Monitor all phases of the drilling operations. • Perform post-analyses for benchmarking and learning, identification and implementation of appropriate new technologies. • Prepare end of well reports. • Recommend and conduct engineering studies to improve drilling operational performance. • Implement best practices as identified in operational and engineering studies. • Onsite support for key drilling operations. • Provide engineering support for drilling operations. • Ensure appropriate assurance and review of the drilling design and work plan. • Coach and mentor Drilling Engineers to ensure appropriate technical development. • Assure adequate third party Quality Assurance and Quality Control. Essential Experience and Training • Provide evidence of competence in well design for drilling activities from previous engineering positions. • Knowledge of conducting assurance and review of drilling planning work. • Demonstrated competence in drilling well design. • Knowledge of pore pressure and fracture gradient prediction. • Experience working with third party service providers. • Ability to work to timelines with minimum supervision. • Personal commitment and proactive approach to Health, Safety and the Environment. • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels. • Ability to use Landmark suite of engineering tools or equivalent. Qualifications • Engineering or Science based degree • IWCF Well Control Certificate • Region minimum training requirements (BOSIET, MIST etc)

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