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  • Job reference: RMS0213418

Senior Drilling Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 20/08/2019
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
10+ years experience with offshore drilling operations.
Requires knowledge of and experience with Managed Pressure Drilling (MPD) and narrow margin drilling.
Specific requirement is for candidate to have HPHT experience.
Preferable to also have drill-in liner and coiled tubing and experience.
Mastery in HSE and Process Safety particularly in the areas of DROPs, Lifting and Hoisting, Pressure Control, Temporary Pipework and Human Factors / Behaviours.
Demonstrable leadership skills, motivating staff and coaching others.
Candidate must be able to lead teams in operational and HSE performance, plan and execute HPHT/MPD drilling operations and be trained and experienced to lead HPHT well control operations.
Candidates will be required to pass the Trade Test
Initial workscope for rig intake will be office based in Aberdeen, then offshore on a jack-up drilling rig.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Qualifications: Degree in Engineering or Physical Science. Current IWCF Level-4 certificate.

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