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Senior Drilling Engineer
Negotiable
15 November 2018

Senior Drilling Engineer - United Arab Emirates

Introduction

Drilling Engineer with relevant experience in Engineering and Planning to prepare a robust and comprehensive drilling program for wells.

MAJOR FUNCTION

  • Plans, directs and coordinates the Drilling activities including reviewing, studying and approving drilling operational/engineering processes and reports.
  • Supervises the planning and execution of the company's drilling operations and well completion. Manages and coordinates the preparation of the drilling budget, controls expenditure and justifies variances.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Drilling Operations

  • Plans and works closely with the Drilling team in Iraq to manage drilling, well completion and workover operations and ensures that all operations have been thoroughly researched, engineered, programmed and implemented in a safe, efficient manner and in compliance with the prescribed requirements of the subsurface team.
  • Directs the preparation of drilling, drilling fluid and cement programmes for drilling workover and exploration operations and the availability of the required materials.

Minimum Educational, Technical Qualifications/Certifications Required

Bachelor degree in Petroleum or Mechanical Engineering

Minimum Professional Experience Required

A minimum of 10 - 12 years actual drilling experience

Special Requirements and Conditions

Industry training in drilling technology and HSE

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Senior Drilling Engineer
Negotiable
13 November 2018

Position: Drilling Engineer

Job type: Permanent Employee

Location: Houston

Petroplan is currently working with an expansion focused E&P business who are in the process of increasing their engineering team in their Houston base. Due to this continued growth, a need has arisen within the business to add a highly experienced Drilling Engineer to their Drilling operations division to assist with the ongoing and upcoming unconventional projects.

In this position, you will report directly into the Drilling Engineering Manager and be involved with ensuring that all activities are planned, scheduled and executed to achieve the agreed requirements in a safe and efficient manner. Key challenges will include:

  • Preparing operational plans for planned wells and liaising with other departments when required
  • Responsible for drilling optimization, identifying best practises and running lessons learned when required
  • Travel to the field is required as and when needed
  • Deal with third party vendors with a strong focus on cost and performance

You must have at least 7 years of experience, including 5 years' experience in oil and gas operations working as a Drilling Engineer. Experience working in unconventional plays is preferred and must hold at least a Bachelors degree in an Engineering discipline.

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Senior Completion Engineer
Negotiable
12 November 2018

Senior Completion Engineer / London Based

SCE (London) is to provide engineering support for the completion and testing team in Central Africa and liaise with the Sub-surface group and production groups.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for performing Completion Engineering studies to ensure optimum Sandface and completions designs are and engineered in compliance with the well delivery process.
  • Responsible for completion engineering support for Central Africa operations
  • Provides completions input to team and well engineering delivery objectives as necessary.
  • Provide input into the specification of completion, well testing and well intervention related equipment and services in accordance with company procedures.
  • Liaise with sub-surface personnel to ensure reservoir requirements are delivered.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • A University degree in an engineering discipline, preferably in mechanical or petroleum

engineering.

  • Fluent in English both written and spoken.
  • Proficiency with IT and industry software including
    • WellCat or other Tubing Movement Modelling
    • Prosper or other Nodal Analysis Software
    • Drill String Design with emphasis on Torque / Drag Modelling
    • MS Suite
  • Extensive experience as a Completions engineer with operating companies.
  • Knowledge and experience in design and running of Fracking Operations, well testing, sand control, artificial lift and surface tree systems.
  • Work experience in remote locations and knowledge of work environments in West Africa

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Completions Superintendent
Negotiable
15 October 2018

Position: Completions Superintendent

Job type: Permanent Employee, 2/2 rotation

Location: New Mexico

Petroplan is currently working with a leading E&P business in the Permian basin who are in the process of adding to their operational activities and adding to their rig count. Due to this continued growth, a need has arisen within the business to add a highly experienced Completions Superintendent to their New Mexico operations to assist with the ongoing and upcoming unconventional projects.

In this position, you will report directly into the Completions manager in the corporate office and be responsible for aspects of the completions activity. You will be involved with ensuring that all activities are planned, scheduled and executed to achieve the agreed requirements in a safe and efficient manner. Key challenges will include:

  • Supervising and coordinating with field personal during operations and analyse reports and capture lessons learned
  • Act as the liaison between all the Completions Supervisors and in office Completions Manager
  • Deal with third party vendors with a strong focus on cost and performance
  • Overseeing a multi rig program and forward planning for an increased operation heading into 2019

You must have at least 10 years of experience, including 6 years' experience in oil and gas operations working within completions and at least 3/4 years of Superintendent/manager experience.

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Drilling Engineer - Spanish Speaking
Negotiable
10 October 2018

Position: Drilling Engineer

Job type: Permanent Employee

Location: Houston, Gulf of Mexico operations

Petroplan is currently working with a private equity backed E&P business who are in the process of increasing their Gulf of Mexico footprint. Due to this continued expansion, a need has arisen within the business to add a Spanish speaking Drilling Engineer to their Gulf of Mexico operations division to assist with the ongoing and upcoming projects on both the US and Mexican side of the Gulf.

In this position, you will report directly into the Drilling Manager and be heavily involved in the planning and execution phases of the drilling program. You will be involved with ensuring that all activities are planned, scheduled and executed to achieve the agreed requirements in a safe and efficient manner. Key challenges will include:

  • Establishing and promoting safety and environmental performance expectations with employees and contractors in accordance with the Company's safety policies and Safe Sound initiative.
  • Preparing operational plans for planned wells and liaising with other departments when required
  • Being responsible for drilling optimization, identifying best practises and running lessons learned when required
  • Travelling to the field is required as and when needed
  • Dealing with third party vendors with a strong focus on cost and performance

Experienced Required

  • Fluent Spanish speaking
  • At least 10 years of Drilling Engineering experience
  • Offshore experience (Gulf of Mexico preferred)

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Drilling Engineer - Gulf of Mexico
Negotiable
09 October 2018

Position: Drilling Engineer - Gulf Mexico

Job type: Permanent Employee

Location: Houston

Petroplan is currently working with an expansion focused E&P business who are in the process of increasing their engineering team in their Houston base due to their continued operational growth. A need has arisen within the business to add a highly experienced Drilling Engineer to their Gulf of Mexico operations division to assist with the ongoing and upcoming Drilling projects.

In this position, you will report directly into the Drilling Manager and play a key part in the long-term direction of their gulf of Mexico operations. You will be involved with ensuring that all activities are planned, scheduled and executed to achieve the agreed requirements in a safe and efficient manner. Key challenges will include:

  • Preparing operational plans for planned wells and liaising with other departments when required
  • Responsible for drilling optimization, identifying best practises and running lessons learned when required
  • Travel to the field is required as and when needed
  • Deal with third party vendors with a strong focus on cost and performance

You must have at least 10 years of experience, including 6 years' experience in oil and gas operations working as a Drilling Engineer in Gulf of Mexico operations. Experience working on both shallow and Deepwater projects are preferred and must hold at least a Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline.

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Operations Manager - Upstream
Negotiable
08 October 2018

Position: Operations Manager - Upstream

Job type: Permanent Employee

Location: Houston

Petroplan is currently working with a small Private Equity backed E&P business in Houston who are in the final stages of securing funding for their operations and are looking to add a highly experience Operations manager to their team, someone with a working understanding of Drilling, Completions and production would be preferred.

The Operations Manager will work very closely with the VP operations to oversee and plan all upstream activities currently ongoing and planned operations. Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing and implementing field development planning, with a heavy emphasis on driving profitability
  • Experience with unconventional drilling and completions
  • Act as the leadership focal point for all technical and operational staff, including all production engineers, field superintendents, facilities engineers, land managers and D&C engineers.
  • Working very closely with the HSE team to introduce a strong safety culture

You must have at least 20 years of oil & Gas experience with a Bachelor's of Science, ideally with a strong financial understanding. You will have a very strong understanding of Project management principles and experience working on upstream operations in multiple capacities either Drilling, Completions or production.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Completions Supervisor
Negotiable
05 October 2018

Position: Completions supervisor

Job type: 2/2 Rotation

Location: North Dakota

Petroplan is currently working with a large E&P business who require an additional Completions Supervisor for their North Dakota operations.

In this position, you will be responsible for the supervision of well completion flowback operations while working very closely and maintaining a strong working relationship with the HSE team. A key challenge of this position will be hold the service contractor activities during the completion phase to the expected and required levels also serving as Person-In-Charge (PIC) during SIMOPS. Along with this you will be responsible for:

  • Working with the operations staff to collect and maintain required EHS data
  • Well Control preparations, including verification of BOP testing and documented barrier management.
  • Supervises completion activities to ensure Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and well plans are followed.
  • Providing support to the investigation of Company violations of a regulatory nature, including field investigations

You must have at least 10 years of experience, including 5 years of recent experience working as Frac/Flowback/completions supervisor for an E&P operator directly.

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Chief Electrical Specialist
Negotiable
25 September 2018


Chief Electrical Specialist - Onshore Rigs
USA

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global company who's looking to make their mark in America! The Chief Electrical Specialist will conduct land drilling rig and electrical equipment condition audits in accordance with ISO 19011 Guidelines for Management System Audits.

Chief Electrical Specialist Job Duties:

  • Assess and report on the availability, reliability and fitness-for-purpose of all electrical equipment including power generation, distribution and control
  • Responsible for the suitability of equipment in hazardous areas as well as critical safety systems (i.e. gas detectors)
  • Provide specialist advice, operational support or training material to clients upon request


Chief Electrical Specialist Requirements:

  • 20 years' experience - we are looking for experts in this field
  • Technical degree
  • Chief Engineering Certification is highly desirable
  • Must be familiar with applicable and relevant specifications with API, NFPA, OSHA, IADC, OEM and be competent with Explosion Proof Equipment
  • Strong foundation with electrical equipment and systems is preferred


Chief Electrical Specialist Benefits:

  • Day Rate and per diem
  • Health benefits, dental, vision, and 401k



Must be eligible to work for any US employer WITHOUT sponsorship!

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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