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Principal Drilling Engineer

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Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Duration: Contract
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Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Principal Drilling Engineer, based in Aberdeen

Responsibilities will include:
Work in teams with other disciplines
Provide risk evaluations for the planned operation/activity
Compile programmes and detailed procedures for installing the well equipment
Prepare the Drilling activity program per UK and Company requirements
Update the office-field action/decision log during the operation
Conduct Post Operations meeting with the rig after end of operations, support the rig team
Participate in subsurface meeting and discussions
Perform QC of all acquired data and update all relevant databases
Compile experience reports and final well reports
Conduct supplier workshop checks and oversee the preparations of equipment
Ensure control over long lead items, and inform Lead Engineers of status and challenges if any

Technical education at Bachelor or Master level

Skills & Experience
Extensive experience in well planning and operations
Knowledge and experience in dealing with UK HSE, OGA and Environment application requirements
Strong organisational, leadership and interpersonal skills
Broad understanding of well construction and design activities
Experience with directional drilling and geo steering will be advantageous
Experience from previous heavy oil projects will be advantageous
Experience with Landmark D&W suite
Good overall understanding of well construction process
Good overall understanding of field development activities and QA/QC processes
Fluent English, written and spoken

Contract position

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