Senior Drilling Engineer

Senior Drilling Engineer – 23885

Oil & Gas

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Techconsult AS

Sted: Sandnes
Sektor: Privat
Søknadfrist: Snarest
Tiltredelse: Etter avtale
Stillingstype: Prosjekt


Navn: Nina Fjeldstad
Telefon: +4745814290

Techconsult is the link between jobs and professionals. For one of our customer we are now looking for a Senior Drilling Engineer


Job responsibilities:

•    Overall technical integrity of well design and well execution program / plans
•    Compliant and cost effective well design programs that meet business goals and life cycle standards
•    Planning and engineering drilling operations in order to achieve technical objectives in safe, efficient and cost-effective manner
•    Preparation of the Basis of Well Design and Drilling design documentation
•    Supporting blowout potential and relief well planning
•    Supporting the consent and discharge permit application processes
•    Preparation of Drilling Programs and Detailed Operational Procedures including all information as specified in Company procedures
•    Preparation of detailed casing design, casing seat selection, kick tolerance calculations
•    Torque and Drag, Swab and Surge, Casing Wear modeling
•    Assessment of well construction related risks and proposal of mitigations
•    Preparation of budgetary and AFE timing and costs based on historical performances 
•    Assistance and verification of preparation of call offs for required materials and services according to the program and contracts 
•    Monitoring and follow up on the well execution process
•    Making recommendation when drilling problem occurs
•    Recommendation of changes to drilling program (if necessary) to improve drilling and completion methods, techniques
•    Tracking and benchmarking drilling performance and costs
•    Preparation of End of Well Reports, ensuring that best practices and lessons learned are captured, shared, documented and followed up
•    Carrying out special studies and reports on any aspects of drilling and completion operations as required
•    Assisting in the preparation and evaluation of tenders
•    Assisting rig site operations for specific jobs
•    Ensuring the application of new drilling technologies
•    Ensuring the application of company Policy and NCS regulations & rules 
•    Support and adhere to teamwork culture


Your qualifications:

•    Bachelor degree or Cand. Mag (180-240 ECTS) in Engineering
•    English – fluent spoken and written

To be accepted as a candidate you must be located within EU – preferable in Norway with valid work permit


Job Specifications: 
The application deadline for this position is ASAP, but we will also consider candidates for similar or other relevant positions consecutively.

Workplace: Sandnes
Start: asap
Duration: 31.12.2023


As an employee at Techconsult, we can offer you the following: 
•    Competitive salary 
•    Professional development and flexibility by working in projects with the major companies within oil, gas and land based industry
•    A close follow-up of each employee
•    Insurance benefits
•    Social activities
•    Physical development and training support 


Techconsult emphasis being close to our employees and we focus on being a professional, safe and pleasant employer, where you will clearly notice that the focus is on you. If any questions concerning this position, please contact me, Nina Fjeldstad by email:

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