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Senior Drilling Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Perth
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/09/2015
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The Company:
Our Client is an independent Australian oil and gas company playing a key role in supplying energy to our region.

They are one of the world’s leading producers of liquefied natural gas, helping meet the demands for cleaner energy from Japan, China, Korea and other countries in the Asia Pacific region.

The Role:
• Working with minimal direct supervision.
• Supervising and mentoring Drilling Engineers in the team.
• Technical review and preparation of Drilling Engineering Programs & Execution Procedures.
• Assuring compliance with regulatory requirements for well construction activities, including preparation of documentation for government approval, and technical verification in line with the Well Lifecycle Management process.
• Co-ordinating Drilling Engineering input to Drilling & Completions (D&C) Development Engineering project / asset teams in the screening and evaluation phase of new opportunities as required
• Sharing of knowledge and lessons learned across D&C function
• Provide experienced support for critical Drilling Engineering contracts (tender, evaluation, award and management).
• Facilitate hazard and risk assessments across multiple disciplines
• Prepare, review and update Drilling Engineering processes, standards, procedures and guidelines.
• Provide professional and aligned representation of D&C to development or project teams.
• Preparation of integrated project plans, cost forecasts and reports on behalf of Well Delivery Managers and D&C function.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Consistently demonstrated excellent technical performance and behaviours as a Drilling Engineer
• A broad range of experience across multiple well types (exploration, appraisal, development)
• Experience of multiple environments (different countries, basins, fields)
• Experience of subsea operations, and ideally other rig types
• Experience of a variety of technical challenges (e.g. one or more from the following list ERD, HPHT, Deepwater, UBD, MPD, Coiled Tubing Drilling, Casing Drilling etc)
• Experience of different roles (rig site, office)
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