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Date Posted: 27/Nov/2013
Deadline: 28/Jan/2014

Drilling Manager

Urgent Requirement

About WTS Energy

WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industry. We supply consultants to projects and operations of our clients and perform outsourcing services such workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. Our clients are based globally and offer a myriad in oil and gas and energy vacancies.

WTS Energy positions in any phase of the project lifecycle; from Geoscience, Drilling Management and Supervision, (FEED) Engineering, Construction, Commissioning and Start UP, Operations and Maintenance. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries

Job description Drilling Manager

  • Frequent contacts with management for consultation and coordination.
  • Frequent contacts with contracting and petroleum service companies for negotiations and supervision of work.
  • Plans and coordinates the work guided by Company's broad policies and objectives. Makes independent decisions within broad limitations established by management but refers major issues to Senior Management.
  • Plans, directs and provides general supervision over the activities of assigned personnel in the Drilling Department, Performs supervisory functions and exercises financial authority at the Departmental level.
  • Directs the preparation of and submits the Department's budget for Management's approval, Controls expenditure and ensures that the variances between approved budget and actual expenditure are properly justified.
  • Drilling Operations and Engineering Activities: Plans and directs all drilling, well completion and workover operations, 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 Technical Group, Directs the preparation of mud & cement programmes for drilling workover and exploration operations and the availability of the required materials, Keeps abreast of new development in drilling techniques and ensures that subordinates are provided with such information to improve work effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by Managing Director,chairing the daily operations coordination meetings, ensuring the operations are at a minimum cost and consistent with safety and overall efficiency, recommending training, career development programmes for subordinates, etc.
  • Reviews and approves operational and engineering reports prepared by subordinates such as drilling, well completion, workover, flow test, drill stem test and similar technical summary reports.
  • Provides the technical advice for drilling contractors and consultants and the technical assessment of responses to tenders for drilling services and materials.
  • Provides advice and recommend solutions for drilling problems of serious nature (e.g. logging failure, work & cement failure ...etc.).
  • Provides overall supervision over the contracted services to ensure that all work is properly supervised and administered, includes ensuring that contacts with operating contractors and service companies are maintained at all levels and ensuring that contractors and service companies fully understand requirements and are capable of meeting them.

Requirements Drilling Manager

  • Degree in Petroleum or Mechanical Engineering
  • 20 years experience in Drilling Operations and Engineering, including 5 years in a Senior Supervisor capacity
  • Very good knowledge of English language

Terms & Conditions Drilling Manager

  • For this position preference will be given to Nigerian Nationals. In case expatriate candidates are selected, it is a prerequisite he/she is tasked to mentor and train a Nigerian understudy.

Company Profile

Our client an Independent E&P company operating in Nigeria.

 

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Cost and Planning Engineer

Urgent Requirement

About WTS Energy

WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industry. We supply consultants to projects and operations of our clients and perform outsourcing services such workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. Our clients are based globally and offer a myriad in oil and gas and energy vacancies.

WTS Energy positions in any phase of the project lifecycle; from Geoscience, Drilling Management and Supervision, (FEED) Engineering, Construction, Commissioning and Start UP, Operations and Maintenance. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries

Job description Cost and Planning Engineer

  • Prepare detailed cost and planning schedules reflecting the projects and agree same with the Project Manager and other interested parties
  • Monitor status and progress of individual Contracts assigned, advise progress and digressions from contractual obligations
  • Monitor Progress and Cost Measurement deliverables for administration of the Work/Contracts as well as Variation Requests and derivatives. Check and advise upon invoicing deliverables and purchase orders.
  • Interface within the PMT and the various Contractors to deliver an integrated package of cost related deliverables which summarise the commitments and actual spend of the Project..
  • Maintain and challenge inputs to the tendering and contracting process so as to assure integrity of the deliverables.
  • Produce a weekly and monthly Reports of project progress, financial commitments, digressions and concerns against each contract (TB).
  • Advise the Project Manager when significant digressions are observed, or contractual issues seen along with the Commercial Team.
  • Produce a weekly report of procurement commitments made as an integral part of each contract.

Requirements Cost and Planning Engineer

  • University Degree in an Engineering or Commercial subject
  • Minimum of 8 years in the Upstream Oil and Gas industry, with at least 5 years in a similar position
  • Broad, multi-discipline knowledge and experience of Cost Engineering services and general contracts administration for offshore Oil and Gas projects.
  • Good Commercial awareness
  • Proficient in MSWord/Excel/Powerpoint

Terms & Conditions Cost and Planning Engineer

  • Demonstrable experience in developing cost and planning schedules, monitoring contract performance, extracting progress and cost information to provide progress and contract spend reports as relates to all Project contracts. . A primary goal for the position is to set up well-founded plans and schedules from which to provide consistent and quality monitoring of progress, reporting costs and deviations from agreed budgets as well as highlighting potential digressions from the agreed contract terms and conditions.
  • Location:-Lagos, with trips to Contractor, Vendor premises and Site as required.

Company Profile

An Independent E&P Company operating in Nigeria.

Location

Lagos

 

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Completions Engineer

About WTS Energy

WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industry. We supply consultants to projects and operations of our clients and perform outsourcing services such workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. Our clients are based globally and offer a myriad in oil and gas and energy vacancies.
WTS Energy positions in any phase of the project lifecycle; from Geoscience, Drilling Management and Supervision, (FEED) Engineering, Construction, Commissioning and Start UP, Operations and Maintenance. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries.

Job description Completions Engineer

As Completion Engineer, the Consultant shall report to the Drilling Superintendent and Drilling Manager. He shall assist the drilling team in planning, engineering, tendering and execution of the onshore and swamp drilling campaign. The Scope of work includes following but not limited to the following:

  • Develop well completion and well testing procedures and Programmes to ensure safe and efficient operations by introducing innovative programme/ technique and setting key performance indicator for the project teams.
  • Improve operational efficiency by applying the latest state of the art technology in all facets of well completion and testing during development drilling, completion and work over operations.
  • Consolidate, capture and verify the lesson learnt and technical knowledge Well Completion and disseminate the knowledge to all Well Completion Engineers in the various projects so as everybody is well informed and contribute to the improvement in their work processes and technology applications.
  • Develop the technical specifications and scope of work for Well Completion equipment, Well Testing and completion support services such as Electric line, Slickline, Tubular make-up for tender packages to be in line with the engineering standards and meeting the operational requirement.
  • Conduct engineering and technical studies associated with well completion in order to increase competitiveness and improve well integrity.
  • Recommend specific optimal (safe, timely, efficient and cost -effective ) well completion and well testing operational resolutions/measures/ technique to project teams in order to achieve operational excellence with significant cost reduction by appraising/analyzing past/current operational problems and by being proactive during progress of operational activities.
  • Provide consultancy and technical advice in all well completion and testing areas for drilling of all completion activities conducted by the various domestic and international drilling project teams.
  • Initiate and develop the technology plan so as to develop the company's reputation as a smart applier of completion technology. Promote the application of new technology in the company to achieve optimize completion program.
  • Provide in-depth technical support, advice and advance knowledge in key and base technologies of Drilling Completion activities.
  • To prepare SIMOPS procedures in order to simultaneously carry out drilling as well as production / testing operations.
  • Liaise with Company's drilling fluid consultant to prepare specification of well completion fluid programs / additives or any fluid conditioning required for smooth operations.
  • Others as reasonable requested and required to carry out the duties
  • To review the technical bids received from the bidders in response to the issued tenders and provide technical comments highlighting the merits and deficiencies of each bidder.
  • Prepare technical queries arising from the evaluation of the bids and seek clarifications from the bidders.
  • Prepare technical evaluation report to qualify / disqualify the bidders under each service with detailed explanation / reasons.
  • Assist commercial team to prepare price bid evaluation matrix clearly mentioning the actual requirements of each bidder required for commercial evaluation.
  • To prepare final technical scope of work incorporating the discussions / clarifications received from the bidders during evaluation phase which shall be included in the final
  • Ensure strict adherence to Safety, Health, and Environmental policies across the business.
  • Conduct risk assessments and prepare special procedures for non-routine operations and activities.

Requirements Completions Engineer

  • Degree /MSc in any engineering field preferably Petroleum Engineering.
  • 10 years in oil & gas exploitation, drilling, ESP, completion, workover and well services.
  • Able to leverage on industry's best practices and share experiences.
  • Good interpersonal, communication and supervisory skill.
  • Have in depth knowledge of latest well completion and testing equipments such as TRSCSSV, PHDG, Packers, Liner Hangers, FIV, DST, etc.
  • Must have knowledge of running perforated liner and completion equipment in ERD well with Managed Pressure / Underbalanced Drilling techniques.
  • To be physically fit and be able to withstand physical as well as mental pressure involved in drilling operations.

Terms & Conditions Completions Engineer

  • Nigerian nationals preferred
  • Duration of Contract: 12 months
  • Rotation Cycle: 28/28 ON/OFF
  • Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Company Profile

An international E&P company

Location

Lagos, Nigeria

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Senior Drilling Engineer - Nigeria

About WTS Energy

WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industry. We supply consultants to projects and operations of our clients and perform outsourcing services such workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. Our clients are based globally and offer a myriad in oil and gas and energy vacancies.
WTS Energy positions in any phase of the project lifecycle; from Geoscience, Drilling Management and Supervision, (FEED) Engineering, Construction, Commissioning and Start UP, Operations and Maintenance. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries.

Job description Senior Drilling Engineer - Nigeria

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the Well planning & drilling engineering, casing design, fluids, cementing, directional, survey, bits and suspension
  • Total well planning and design, cost estimation and risk analysis, operation support to field team
  • Preparation of well engineering Decision Support Packages (DSP).
  • Ensure all regulatory requirements are met with the timely submittal of all applications to appropriate government authorities.
  • Detail Long Lead equipment and planning/ordering requirements
  • Travel to the field locations to monitor and participate in drilling operations and provide support to the Drilling Supervisors
  • Ensure Open Well daily drilling reports are reviewed, kept up to date and accurate.
  • Work closely with resource teams, geologists, and production and service company personnel to ensure an efficient operation.
  • Strong commitment to Safety and Environmental compliance. Development of the well based risk register, mitigations, actions and contingency planning.
  • Planning torque, drag, hydraulics, ECD, swab & surge calculations for drilling and running casing
  • Investigate offset data, lessons learnt & drive continuous improvement into the well planning and engineering.
  • Perform post-analyses for benchmarking and learning.

Key Result Areas

  • Prepare applications for drilling/workover operations ahead of time to be sent for approval by state agency
  • Analyses incident reports and propose remedial action.
  • Acts on KPI in order to improve Drilling/workovers performance
  • Optimize Drilling/completion equipment
  • Make presentation for the Drilling/management periodically.
  • Prepares and carry out pre-spud meeting on site to all concerned.
  • Liaise with the subsurface groups to ensure required data is available to drill the wells
  • Assist in the preparation of tenders, evaluation of bids, award of contracts of all drilling and workover related services
  • Prepare operational Drilling programmes.
  • Assist in the investigation of non compliances and that lessons learned effectively communicated
  • Prepare all relevant information to meet all requirements of Turkmenistan regulations as related to drilling and workover activities
  • Liaise with Equipment Engineer to maintain a forecast of equipment to ensure sufficient quantities to meet operational requirements

HSE Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Follow the HSE guidelines for the safety of work
  • Communications and Working Relationships

Requirements Senior Drilling Engineer - Nigeria

  • Engineering Degree
  • Minimum 10 years of broad experience in Drilling operations on Onshore or offshore (Planning and Operational Implementation)
  • Proven capabilities in problem analysis and solution development.
  • Collating and interpreting data and technical information. =
  • Project planning and design.
  • Advanced/Emerging Well Engineering Technology
  • Results oriented - Demonstrates a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals; is capable of working in challenging, fast paced environment
  • Collaborative - Works effectively across the organization to achieve goals
  • Innovative - Champions new ideas and creates an environment that supports innovation and creativity
  • Decision Maker - Effectively examines events, issues, and problems, and generates solutions
  • Demonstrated experience working with multi-disciplinary teams. .
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively and efficiently.
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude, and works with minimal direction. Strong problem solving skills.
  • OpenWells software knowledge

Terms & Conditions Senior Drilling Engineer - Nigeria

  • Office environment primarily, when required will travel to the drilling rig to assist with specific evaluations/problems. May also require travel vendor’s location to witness assembly of tools/equipment or repair of equipment.
  • Competitive day rate
  • Long term contract, renewable yearly

Company Profile

An international E&P Operator

Location

Lagos - Nigeria

 

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