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Drilling Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Malaysia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 26/02/2020
  • Duration: 1 year
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The Role:
* Work with Exploration and Sub-surface Development project team and develop drilling engineering input and execution plan
* Develop drilling cost estimates ranging from simple scoping to detailed probabilistic;
* Review offset wells to identify risks & hazards, as well as best practices.
* Carry out all aspects of well design including casing design, kick tolerance, hydraulics, wellpath planning and torque & drag ensuring conformance to Company's Policy and Standards and the requirements of local government regulations
* Prepare drilling programs and contingency procedures, ensuring conformance to Company's Policy and Standards and the requirements of local government regulations.
* Evaluate and recommend new technology, third-party equipment and procedures;
* Participate in risk assessment, DWOP and pre-spud meetings.
* Conduct daily well surveillance of drilling operations according to safety standards, environmental regulations and Company Policy & Procedures. Support drilling activities on the rig during critical drilling operations.
* Lead After-Action Reviews to identify best practices and lessons learned, document these in a lessons learned database. Prepare End of Well reports.
* Prepare and execute drilling tender, evaluation and award of contracts as per Company's and PETRONAS requirement.
* Depending on the company's drilling activities, candidate could be assigned to either exploration or development drilling activities.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Knowledge: A good Engineering Degree e.g. Mechanical, Petroleum, Mining or equivalent with a good understanding of Drilling technology and upstream processes.

Minimum 8 years of practical experience in drilling engineering
Have prior experience in exploration and development drilling projects in Malaysia
Have drilling tender & contracting experience in Malaysia and dealing with PETRONAS
Experience in PMCD and MPD would be added advantage
Experience in working on the rig is an added advantage
Computer literate and proficient in Landmark's Drilling software
Skills: Strong written and verbal command of English, good analytical and interpersonal skills

***Only Malaysian nationals will be shortlisted***

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, 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.

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