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Senior Wells Engineering

Manages and controls Drilling Engineering & operations on assigned rig(s). Includes drilling proposal& program design, materials management, establishing work schedules, evaluating rig personnel, structures, machinery, reviewing work programs, monitoring operations, coordinating and availing internal & external support services.

Job Description:

Job title Senior Wells Engineering(office)

Department Wells

Work Schedule 28/28 Rotation

Report to Wells Engineering Team Leader

Job Purpose

Manages and controls Drilling Engineering & operations on assigned rig(s). Includes drilling proposal & program

design, materials management, establishing work schedules, evaluating rig personnel, structures, machinery,

reviewing work programs, monitoring operations, coordinating and availing internal & external support services.

Duties and Responsibilities

● Leading drilling engineering team, verify Well design and planning

● Assess well design and operation requirements on well construction projects, including Front End well design

calculations and simulations (Wellcat, Stresscheck, Compass, etc.).

● Prepare well proposals, barrier drawings, verify Well Technical Specifications, prepare and review drilling and

workover programs, cost estimates, trajectories and targets for every well.

● Prepare project supporting documentation e.g. Well Control Contingency Plan, Relief Well Drilling Plan.

● Provide engineering support for formal Deviations to plans and provide assured program amendments, e.g. casing

setting depth change, as required.

● QAQC Contractor daily reports DDOR, EDM, Compass, TVD/performance etc., prepare daily summaries, print

performance graphs, quarterly QPA reporting, invoicing and time sheets

● Confirming wells delivered to contract quality specifications.

● Maintain well barrier status information: certification of equipment and personnel, plan and record any deviation

● Collate all data for internal and external reporting.

● Take charge of materials management, co-ordination of Purchase Orders and inventory control, material supply

and service contract management including logistics support from manufacture to delivery in The field

● Responsible for material supplier QAQC and follow-up on Quality non-conformances.

● Support project execution strategy including; Contracts, Budgets, Organization, Well Concept, Performance

Improvement Plans

● Liaise with Contracts department, vendors, and operations team: weekly planning meeting and Team Lead

meetings. Ad-hoc and weekly meeting with Logistics, Contracts and Operations

● Support well operations team with contract management, After Action Review (AAR) sessions, cost/performance

tracking, drilling sequence management/optimization

● Hold weekly performance AAR/planning with contractor, prepare weekly performance reports

● Prepare/maintain Drilling sequence and schedule updates for optimization and endorsement

● Staff Development: Mentoring & coaching of Iraqi Wells Engineers

Qualification & Training Requirements

● B.Sc. Degree in Petroleum Engineering or equivalent.

Experience

● At least 5 years’ experience of accomplishment in a similar position.

Language Proficiency, Computer and Software Skills

● Upper Intermediate

● Fluency in English and effective communication (verbal/written), organizational and interpersonal skills.

● At least Intermediate on working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.

Skills

● Demonstrate a positive attitude and a willingness to work to client charter values.