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  • Job reference: RMS0124065

Drilling Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Doha
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 02/04/2013
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The Company:
Our client is a major oil and gas Operating Company in the State of Qatar

The Role:
The incumbent will support planning and monitoring activities of the Wells Drilling project in Reservoir & Production Department, assisting the Drilling Coordinator in planning the intense activities of the Drilling and Recompletion campaign in 2013-2014 and day-to-day monitoring of operations.

Responsibilities include:
Review and comment on detailed Drilling and Recompletion procedures and contingency plan, ensure a safe and technically sound Drilling and Completions Program is in place before drilling commences.
Compile information for rig move plans, participate in rig move risk assessment and execution.
Assist Drilling Coordinator in monitoring project spending and invoices.
Support the contracting effort for equipment and services. This includes specifying equipment, writing of work scopes and evaluating the technical submissions from bidders
Participate in risk assessment process to assure a safe and environmentally acceptable drilling program
Monitor safety compliance in drilling operations.
Assist Drilling Coordinator in monitoring daily drilling progress and preparing summaries
Review End-of-Well vendor reports and compile project lessons learned.
Analyze project performance and lessons learned

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
•Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum/Mechanical or relevant engineering discipline.
•At least 10 years of experience in Drilling engineering and/or operations, preferably with major service companies, national oil companies or major international oil companies.
•Thorough understanding and proven experience in Well construction process and safety leadership
•Fluent in written and oral English and capable of writing Drilling Programs, Reports, Amendments, Deviation Requests and End of Well Reports.
•Proficiency in MS Office and specialist software such as Compass, DIMS, Well Plan, Well View, etc.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
•Familiarity with drilling complications in different types of reservoir, especially carbonate and depleted reservoirs in sour gas field environment.
•General familiarity with Middle-East drilling conditions will be advantageous.
•Experience in Supervisory or Lead roles.
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