Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0227874

Senior Operations Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Mozambique
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 08/10/2020
  • Duration: 12 months+
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (19/11/20)
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?

The Role:
8/4 rotation

* Extensive experience with land rig operations, horizontal drilling, sandscreen completions and workover operations
* Experience and understanding of cementing operations, stress caging drilling fluid systems, well integrity issues, extended reach drilling and well decommissioning
Must have Bachelors' degree or higher in Engineering
Must have valid Well Control Certificate (Supervisor Level 4 - Surface) required. Advanced well control training beneficial.

The Senior Operations Engineer is responsible for providing well engineering support to the Drilling & Completion Superintendent and Drilling & Completion Supervisor to ensure that all well operations are conducted in a safe technically competent, efficient and environmentally responsible manner. Responsible for interfacing with the Senior Drilling Engineer in London and the Independent Well Examiner to ensure that all programmes are understood, that there is alignment between programmes, Well Examination requirements and work instructions and that all operations are executed and reported in accordance with company requirements and industry best practice. The purpose of this and all Well Delivery roles is to Safely Deliver Quality wells and to personally contribute to Mozambique skills transfer.


RESPONSIBILITIES

* Actively and visibly lead creation and maintenance of a safe working culture and ensuring compliance with company and drilling contractor safety systems
* Ensure all operations are conducted in the best interest of company and in compliance with company standards and legislative requirements
* Ensure safe delivery of quality wells: in time and in budget, meeting the agreed objectives and quality criteria
* Lead by example in establishing and maintaining One Team culture. Facilitate and ensure close collaboration and communication between company personnel at all field and office locations and between company, drilling contractor and service company personnel.
* Collaborate in development of SHE plans, ensure execution of operations in accordance with Zero Harm Policy and Life Saving Rules
* Responsible for ensuring that operational work instructions are aligned with company standards, well programmes and well examination requirements. Responsible for raising Management of Change documentation where required
* Ensure timely delivery of accurate and comprehensive operational reports and data
* Focal point for reporting and communication with Independent Well Examiner during well operations
* Drive SHE performance monitoring and continual improvement, ensure delivery of SHE Assurance Plan and reporting of all incidents and quality investigation in a timely manner in accordance with company requirements
* Lead by example in driving performance culture, continuously assessing operational efficiency, identifying and sharing best practices, improvement opportunities and lessons learnt
* Steward and verify Service Provider's performance and continual improvement ensuring knowledge and performance management processes are followed, including advance planning meetings, after action reviews and lessons learnt
* Review operational programs with the rig, field and office teams as required
* Collaborate with Logistics Superintendent, Senior Drilling Engineer and Senior Completion Operations Engineer to ensure the timely arrival of all equipment and services
* Ensure coaching and development of all company personnel including Trainees and Engineers in Training

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Minimum 12 years of international experience in drilling and completions engineering and supervision
* Extensive experience with land rig operations, horizontal drilling, sandscreen completions and workover operations
* Experience and understanding of cementing operations, stress caging drilling fluid systems, well integrity issues, extended reach drilling and well decommissioning
* Bachelors' degree or higher in Engineering
* Valid Well Control Certificate (Supervisor Level 4 - Surface) required. Advanced well control training beneficial.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for over 50 years, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

Similar jobs
Elliot Christian
Mud Logger Location Trinidad and Tobago Duration 6 months The Role: Job Summary: The Mud Logging Analyst is an entry...
Kafui Toviekou
Fluids Cement Field Supervisor Location Mozambique Duration 12 months The Role: PURPOSE OF THE ROLE To provide technical...
Kafui Toviekou
Drilling and Completion Superintendent Location Mozambique Duration 12 months The Role: PURPOSE OF THE ROLE The DCSI is part of the...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use fircroft.com
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.
123movies