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  • Job reference: RMS0129540

Senior Onshore Drilling Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Russia - Moscow
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 25/11/2013
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The Company:
Our client (big foreign company in oil&gas sphere) opened position of Senior Onshore Drilling Engineer.

Fluent Russian &English.

The Role:
Responsible for the Well planning & drilling engineering, casing design, fluids, cementing, directional, survey, bits and suspension
Technical input for Rig Strategy, Prequalification, Tender and Implementation including start-up programme
Total well planning and design, cost estimation and risk analysis, operation support to field team
Preparation of well engineering Decision Support Packages (DSP).
Ensure all regulatory requirements are met with the timely submittal of all applications to appropriate government authorities.
Support all phases of the drilling operations.
Detail Long Lead equipment and planning/ordering requirements
Travel to the field locations to monitor and participate in drilling operations and provide support to the Drilling Supervisors
Ensure Open Well daily drilling reports are reviewed, kept up to date and accurate.
Work closely with resource teams, geologists, and production and service company personnel to ensure an efficient operation.
Strong commitment to Safety and Environmental compliance. Development of the well based risk register, mitigations, actions and contingency planning.
Planning torque, drag, hydraulics, ECD, swab & surge calculations for drilling and running casing
Investigate offset data, lessons learnt & drive continuous improvement into the well planning and engineering.
Perform post-analyses for benchmarking and learning.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Engineering graduate
Minimum of (8) total years of broad experience in Drilling & Completion operations on Onshore (Planning and Operational Implementation)
Proven capabilities in problem analysis and solution development.
Collating and interpreting data and technical information.
Project planning and design.
Advanced/Emerging Well Engineering Technology
Results oriented - Demonstrates a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals; is capable of working in challenging, fast paced environment
Collaborative - Works effectively across the organization to achieve goals
Innovative - Champions new ideas and creates an environment that supports innovation and creativity
Decision Maker - Effectively examines events, issues, and problems, and generates solutions
Demonstrated experience working with multi-disciplinary teams. .
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively and efficiently.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Office environment primarily (Moscow), when required will travel to the drilling rig to assist with specific evaluations/problems. May also require travel vendor’s location to witness assembly of tools/equipment or repair of equipment.
Valid well control certificate.
May require some travel outside service area.

Terms and conditions:

Contract Duration: 12 months, with possibility to become Our client's staff after those months if the performance is good.
Project: Several Onshore projects in West Siberia
Based in Moscow, Russia.
Start date: 2nd of September, 2013
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