Senior Drilling Engineer Cancelled

Posted in: Jun 13, 2022
Job has been expired
Job Description & Specification:



  • Support our drilling operations in order to ensure drilling programsare executed safely, on time and within budget
  • Drive technical innovation and design options to improve safety, efficiency and cost
    • Conduct reviews of offset wells and historical drilling practices to evaluate new ideas and drilling techniques
    • Study, recommend, and apply new technologies that could help optimize drilling performance
  • Ensure all required reporting is accurate
    • well program is complete and accurate
    • well performace data is tracked daily and properly distributed.
    • Ensure well AFE's are raised in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Provide field support to the rig on program implementation.
    • Supervise and control work execution to ensure plans are achievable.
  • Plan and put in place contingencies and solutions for expected drilling problems such as well stability, lost circulation, stuck pipe…etc.
  • Assist with management of drilling contracts
    • Ensure timely submission of drilling Tender Proposals for services or products to comply with Tender Committee process.
    • Prepares Scope of Work, tender evaluation, criteria, tender list for tendering and contracting of all associated services and Drilling materials.
    • Analyze all contractors performance and recommend changes when needed.
  • Communicate effectively, treat all employees and contractors with respect, promote safe, inclusive and engaging environment.



Essential Experience and Skills Required:


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Petroleum Engineering preferred).
  • 8 - 10 years of overall drilling experience with an IOC
    • minimum of 5 years’ onshore drilling field experience
    • experience with deviated and horizontal wells would be an advantage
  • Good technical knowledge of well operations. 
    • Experienced in advising on technical problems, supervision, planning, scheduling and reviewing work of professional engineers and technicians
  • HSE knowledge especially with HAZOP method
    • Familiar with well control techniques
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant regulations applicable to drilling work
    • knowledge of IADC/API guidelines for Well Operations.
    • Familiar with EGPC and JV policies, guidelines, and procedures on drilling matters.
  • Knowledge on well completion work would be an advantage.
  • General knowledge of geology and reservoir engineering.



Desirable Criteria and Qualifications:


  • You are at ease in a challenging, changing work environment.
  • You show initiative to help improve operational processes and their efficiency as well as lower the cost structure of the business.
  • You are self-motivated and have a passion and the perseverance to solve drilling problems and improve drilling practices
  • Recognized as a credible leader.
  • Languages: Capable of reading, writing and speaking, Arabic and English.



Reporting Relationship:


  • This position reports directly to the Deputy Drilling/Workover General Manager
  • English : Very good

Job Details

Job Type:
Full Time
Oil & Gas / Energy / Petrochemicals,
Salary From:
50000 LE
Salary To:
50000 LE
Salary Negotiable:
8 - 10 Years
Military Service Status:
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