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  • Job reference: RMS0221681

Senior Drilling Engineer - Onshore

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 20/01/2020
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
Responsible for the provision of subsea engineering expertise on the design and planning of drilling activities, supporting drilling design through technical leadership, and conducting activities in compliance with functional processes and policies and external local regulations.

· Provides leadership for the well planning from planning and assurance.
· Develops a strong network within Wells and other related functions, promoting collaboration in order to safely and efficiently deliver the project
· Proactively identifies and shares global and local learnings through close collaborative relationships with key internal stakeholders and develops themes/trends from issues and incidents, whilst ensuring related lessons are captured and codified into standards and technical practices.
· Ensures personal and team compliance with the Code of Conduct and demonstrates a personal commitment to safety and exemplary leadership of Leadership Expectations and Values & Behaviours.
· Provides advanced engineering experience and expertise needed for subsea well design, well planning, and preparation of drilling programmes that safely and compliantly meet the well objectives.
· Interprets the Statement of Requirements for wells and provides advanced knowledge of drilling to help prepare the necessary documentation, in support of safe, compliant, reliable and competitive wells.
· Develops an understanding of well drilling through direct observation and familiarity with equipment, practices, standards and policies and the role of the team to support well site operations.

The Company:
Our Client is one of the world's largest energy companies with over 95,000 employees in 100 countries around the world, providing its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services and petrochemicals products for everyday items. Our Client's brand has grown to become recognised worldwide for quality gasoline, transport fuels, chemicals and alternative sources of energy such as wind, solar and biofuels. Our Client is progressive, responsible, innovative and

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Deep technical experience
* Degree educated (STEM)
* Extensive safety & risk management experience
* Focus on collaboration and integration

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