Senior Drilling Engineer

Senior Drilling Engineer

Job Overview

Job Title: Senior Drilling Engineer

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

Candidate for this position is required to have good knowledge of well engineering, drilling and completions to provide support to company’s operations from the initial design to delivery of a wet! to production.
He must be knowledgeable in drilling and completion practices.
Qualifications and Key Accountabilities

Minimum of Bachelor of Science degree in a core Engineering discipline
A master’s degree in any of the relevant Engineering disciplines will be an added advantage
A minimum of ten (15) years of experience in the industry after graduation, ideally in operations and drilling.
Knowledge of the procedures, tools and techniques used in well drilling projects.
Ability to prepare work schedules and comprehensive drilling plans to meet project objectives and deadlines.
Experience monitoring day-to-day rig operations during drilling and completions operations, including the deployment of effective solutions for operational continuity, equipment malfunctions and other onsite problems.
Liaise with project partners, such as geologists and drilling contractors etc. in order to keep up-to-date on all developments that may have an impact on drilling activities.
Familiar with statutory and regulatory requirements, with respect to health and safety and emergency procedures.
Working knowledge of commonly used and relevant drilling/operations/production management software
Must have strong analytical, practical problem-solving skills
Must have the ability to plan and lead projects and must be able to work under pressure by themselves and in teams
Strong grasp of technical aspects and to keep developing skills and expertise
Must be capable to deliver quality, on budget and with speed.
Good verbal and written communication
We offer a competitive and attractive package.

Application Closing Date
16th June, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application Letter to: and copy using the “Job Title” as the subject of the mail.

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