Employer: Hobark International (UK) Ltd
Job Title: Principal Drilling Engineer
Desired Expertise: Drilling Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Drilling, high pressure, narrow margin, high angle, ERD, extended reach, well testing, completions, semi-submersible
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: $1500-$1800
Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Reference Code: 7588HIL

Description of work:
Lead a team of drilling/completion and well test engineers in planning and supporting the safe and efficient delivery of devleopment, exploration and appraisal wells in water-depths up to 700ft, offshore Nigeria.

Operations involve the following special challenges:
- High pressure/narrow margin drilling techniques
- High angle/extended reach drilling
- Subsea completions and well testing
- Third party staff, service and equipment quality
- Complex supply chain and logisitics
- Interaction with other (G&G) departments

- Minimum of 15 years relevant experience, of which at least 5 in a similar position
- Extensive experience involving semi's, knowledge of onshore and jack-up operations would be beneficial
- Previous Nigerian/West African experience is advantageous

- Technical/engineering qualification required
- IWCF subsuea well control at supervisory level or equivalent

Other Requirements:
- Exemplary HSE leadership
- Strong drive for continuous performance improvement
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, capable of leading effectively in a multi-cultural society
- Team leadership capabilities
- Completion and testing experience
- Able to work under sustained high workload, met tight deadlines yet still deliver quality work
- Competency with drilling engineering software
- Proficiency with spreadsheets, word processors and presentation software
- Project Management skills
- Excellent knowledge of drilling engineering and international industry standards, ideallt acquired while working for a large international operator
- Good organization and project management skills, ensuring efficient application of the company's well delivery and commerical processes
- Contracts and contractor management

Contract Duration:
12 months, renewable based on performance

Project Duration:
1 year, Upon completion, reassignment to other projects is a possibility

Method of Application:
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