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Completions Engineer (Drilling & Well)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Scotland
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/11/2019
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
The Engineer is responsible for planning and design work related to the planned operations and for following up operations as required. The Engineer responsible for the programme ("Programme Engineer") reports technically to the Lead Completions Engineer on a day-to-day basis but has a formal line function to the Leader Drilling and Well Engineering.

The Engineer shall:
* Work in teams with other disciplines.
* Provide risk evaluations for the planned operation/activity
* Compile programmes and detailed procedures for installing the well equipment.
* Ensure that the Detailed Operations Procedures are discussed in a net meeting between the office and the field before start of operation.
* Ensure upcoming main focus points in the Detailed Operations Procedures are discussed in the daily Rig Status Meeting.
* Update the office-field action/decision log during the operation.
* Conduct Post Operations Meeting with the rig after end of operations (with service companies, Drilling Supervisor and drilling contractor).
* Update the "as run Detailed Operations Procedures".
* Support the rig site team.
* Evaluate and adhere to parameters from real-time data.
* Participate in subsurface meetings and discussions as/if applicable.
* Perform QC of all acquired data and update all relevant databases.
* Update Best Practices (as run Procedures/experience database).
* Challenge the rest of the group to ensure that the work is done cost-effectively and that future well operations can be run in a simple and cost-effective way.
* Work with and follow company best practices, requirements, and guidelines
* Liaise with company specialist network on day to day work
* Offshore visits to supervise activities as required
Prepare the Programme (completions programme)
* undertake method selections
* perform risk assessments
* evaluate and recommend required equipment
* prepare Detailed Operations Procedures and Section Guidelines based on "as run procedures" and "action/decision log" from last similar operation as well as from experiences from similar wells
* conduct Detailed Operations Procedures Workshop
* review the Detailed Operations Procedures and risk assessment by using a multi discipline team (service, contractor, offshore and onshore personnel)
* review lesson learnt from action/decision log
* implement finalizing Detailed Operations Procedures
* prepare time and cost estimates

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* You have solid practical completions experience.
* Strong commitment towards HSE.
* Knowledge of UK regulations relevant to drilling and well operations
* Proficient user of EDM software: Wellplan & Wellcat.
* Minimum 7-10 years of relevant completions experience.

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