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Contract: Wellsite Engineer - Drilling / The Woodlands

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Location: The Woodlands
Salary:Depends on Experience
Position Overview and Responsibilities
  • Optimize well operations, especially offline concurrent operations. Create work instructions for these as required.
  • Capture and enter lessons learned and non-conformances and the After-Action Review documentation.
  • Section by section updates of the technical information and operational summary updates needed for Final Well Reports.
  • Perform Drilling Engineering analysis including torque and drag, hydraulics, hole cleaning, anti-collision management, well control and casing design at the wellsite.
  • Active daily cost certification with SAP team.
  • Assist with delegate duties from office based Drilling Engineers.
  • Participate in and document operations risk assessments.
  • Maintain drilling documentation and data.
  • Assist in the implementation of new technology.
Required Education, Experience, Technical Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering.
  • 2 years of experience in wellsite engineering
  • Proficient in Drilling Engineering principles and drilling software applications will be an asset.
  • Strong analytical and technical skills.
  • Must be a team player.
  • High quality standards and a sense of urgency is required.
  • Current, valid certification in well control.
  • Demonstrated leadership, communication, and business skills.
  • Good data management and computer literacy. Openwells experience required.
  • Experience in Marcellus Shale or Haynesville and / or Eagle Ford Shale preferred.
Key Competencies/Preferred Qualifications
  • Ensure that operational procedures and programs are followed as planned and conducted in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure changes to programs are risk assessed and risks mitigated and communicated to the workforce.
  • Ensure accurate and adequate reports and records are kept regarding operations, equipment, and performance evaluation.
  • Ensure potential pollution control problems are considered, and the contingency plans are understood by involved personnel.
  • Ensure timely and accurate cost follow-up.
  • Capture operational lessons learned for continuous performance improvement.
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply learnings effectively
  • Interact harmoniously & professionally with all others in the organization including counterparts/advisors
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to coordinate resolution to sometimes complex issues
  • Ability to manage and prioritize workload while managing multiple tasks
  • Ability to work effectively under tight deadlines
  • Works well independently and with minimal supervision
  • Exercises discretion and independent judgment with respect to matters of significance

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