Senior Drilling Engineer - 28/28 - Land - Africa

11 November 2019


If you're a Senior Drilling Engineer with extensive experience on Remote projects in Africa you should continue reading.

We are looking for an experienced SDE to start for our client on a 2-3 year project. This is an initial 12 month paying a very competitive day rate.

To apply you should have 15 years international drilling experience.
Experience of operations in remote / harsh locations with challenging logistical issues:

  • Extensive land rig experience
  • Work experience in Africa is an advantage
  • Ability to effectively manage geographically dispersed teams
  • Experiance in an operational role as an SDE

If you fit the above criteria please apply. If you don't hear from us within a month (30 days) after the closing date of the advert, please regard your application as unsuccessful.


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