Drilling Engineer / Specialist III


Provide the engineering planning, design, surveillance, and follow-up required for the safe and efficient drilling and completing of drilling programs.

Ensure well objectives are met while assuring the highest standards of engineering integrity, safety, and environmental protection are applied.

Provide technical expertise on drilling engineering to the Operations and Development teams.


In addition to all Level 1 and 2 tasks, a Level 3 will:

• Prepare Drilling Basis of Design documentation including Casing Design, Torque / Drag, Hydraulics

• Develop functional specifications and scopes of work for equipment and services

• Make continuous effort to improve regional well construction performance


• B.S. degree in engineering or related technical field

• Experience with well planning and execution

• Experience with international assignments required

• Experience in deep water drilling operations if filling a deep water drilling engineering position

• Able to effectively organize and communicate thoughts

• Experience with well design software as well as Microsoft applications

• Read, write and speak fluent English

• Industry experience with well planning and execution

Completions , workover and well intervention experience is an added advantage.

Job Category: Operations
Job Type: Contract
Job Location: Lagos

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