Senior Well Engineer - HPHT - 2719681

  • Senior Well Engineer - HPHT Jobs in Kuwait City - 2719681

  • 10 - 13 Years
  • Kuwait City (Kuwait City)
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Job Description

Senior Well Engineer - HPHT ( Job Number 1919105 )

Role Summary

Offers the opportunity as an experienced Senior Well Engineer - HPHT to join the team in Al Ahmadi Kuwait

Essential Responsibilities

Plan and perform well engineering activities at office level and provide engineering support to field level operations

Cost Risk analysis and AFE preparation for drilling operations

Preparation of engineering design and operational plans for drilling of wells in area of responsibility including well planning, casing design, material and equipment selection, log evaluation, quality assurance and post-job evaluation

Define rig selection criteria and requirements

Monitor and apply current best practices and technological advancements to all operations

Participate in peer reviews, peer assists and other quality assurance activities related to drilling engineering

Participate in team meetings and strategy discussions

Monitor daily progress of job(s) or project(s)

Ensure that actual well costs and other pre-defined KPIs are monitored and benchmarked against offset data and pre-defined well objectives

Conduct post well evaluations of drilling practices and effectiveness

Communicate effectively with well siteproject Drilling Engineers on a daily and as needed basis, and make recommendations to engineers to optimize drilling performance

Comply with BHGEs HSE policies and guidelines as per IWS Management System Contribute to improved HSE standards by setting example by safe work practices

Participate in implementation of QA procedures as per IWS Management System and contractual requirements

Conduct business according to our Code of Conduct and Core Values

Well site engineering support may be required at times

Participate in tender bid preparation process as needed for drilling & well engineering input This might include travel to other office locations

Participate in and conduct customer presentations & meetings, as needed, including travel to other office locations

Handle special projects, as assigned

Keep abreast of technological and engineering process advancements through affiliation with professional societies and participation in networks, workshops, seminars and training courses


Bachelors degree in petroleum engineering or other petroleum industry related 4 years degree Masters degree a plus

Well Control certification is an advantage

10 years experience in drilling engineering activities

Experience in HPHT, Salt, MPD Drilling operations

Experience with deep drilling activities

Desired Characteristics

Proficient in the use of drilling and well design software (eg Stress Check, well planning software, etc)

Preparation of drilling program and Good understanding of bit selection, BHA design, hydraulics and torque & drag, drilling fluid selection, casing running operations, cementing operations, logging operations and analysis

Good understanding of casing design, cementing slurry and operation design NPT analysis

Risk assessment and mitigation plans

Cost tracking and Familiar with third party contract management


Al Ahmadi, Kuwait

Job Services

Primary Location Middle East-Kuwait-Kuwait-AL AHMADI

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance

Industry:Petroleum/Oil and Gas/Power, Projects/Infrastructure/Power/Energy

Salary:As per Industry Standards


Deadline:09th Oct 2024

Company Profile

Industry Oil, Gas & Power / Energy (Oil/Gas Exploration & Production)

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