Senior Drilling Engineer

Job details

Job reference nr.:LS-100629
Job category:Drilling & Well Services
Type of work:Contract
Start date:January 1, 2020
Job duration:> 1 year
Schedule:Monday to Friday
Job location:Norway

Short summary

Looking for a temporary job as Drilling Engineer in Norway? Atlas Professionals in Stavanger, Norway is looking for a Senior Drilling Engineer with experience in
drilling planning of subsea well head system and dual activity rig, horizontal
drilling, fluids and cement, field experience and risk analysis.

Job description

  • Responsible for overall technical integrity of well design and well execution program / plans
  • Planning and engineering drilling operations in order to achieve technical objectives in safe, efficient and cost effective manner
  • Preparing drilling programs
  • Preparing estimated cost breakdown of wells to be drilled or worked over
  • Tracking and benchmarking drilling performance and costs
  • Carrying out special studies and reports on any aspects of drilling and completion operations as required
  • Providing digital data useful to follow up well operations and produce well profile print-outs and overpressure study
  • Assisting rig site operations for specific jobs
  • Ensuring the application of new drilling technologies
  • Ensuring the application of VE Policy and NCS regulations & rules

Job requirements


  • Relevant Bsc or Msc is an advantage
  • Minimum 5 years in drilling experience
  • Drilling Planning & Activities: Subsea well head system & dual activity rig, Horizontal Drlg, Drilling Operations, Dril.Fluids & Cement & Cem.Op.Design/Operat., field experience, Risk analysis
  • Standards: Experience of design and operations under prevailing Norwegian standards and particularly NORSOK D010, D01, M01, OLF017, etc.
  • Advanced Drilling: Lean & Extreme Lean Profile, Geosteering, Multilateral wells
  • High Profile Drilling: Extended Reach Drilling, Drilling operations in Tight Mud Weight windows, Wellbore Stability/Sand Production/Prediction & Control
  • Software: Landmark Drilling Suite (Compass, Stress Check, Well Plan), Peloton WellView

More info

Should you be interested in the position of Senior Drilling Engineer, please send your application via the apply button.