Senior Completions Engineer


Our client, a leading owner/operator Oil & Gas organization is looking to add a Senior Completions Engineer to their team for a 6 - 9 month independent contract. This position will be based in the St. John's office, with the possibility of some offshore travel.

Job Overview:

The Completions Engineer will report to the Well Design Team Lead and is responsible for the technical performance of the company's completion and intervention activities. This individual will be responsible for the design and safe execution of well completion activities, writing technically safe, regulatory compliant and efficient well intervention programs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for planning the safety performance at the wellsite in accordance with Company EHS goals, and according to Company Operational Excellence Management System (OEMS)
  • Responsible for planning and then supervising the execution of completion operations
  • Responsible for selecting suitable equipment and developing procedures together with the equipment manufacturers for assembly and operation
  • Responsible for monitoring timely reporting of operational and cost data
  • Responsible for capturing and implementing lessons learned form one program to another
  • Prepare and write planning documents (basis of design, operations programs),before assisting by monitoring the execution
  • Plan regulatory compliance
  • Communicate with Drilling or Production personnel as required

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum 15 years of experience within the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Minimum 10 years of direct supervisory experience
  • Offshore supervisory experience in executing completion/workover/intervention programs
  • Experience with Gas Lift Valve replacements
  • Experience with Large Bore Horizontal Xmas trees is essential
  • Experience in floating installations
  • Detailed knowledge of all aspects of completion operations

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.

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