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Principal Drilling Engineer (Semi-Sub)

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Recruiter
Progressive Recruitment
Posted
28 March 2013
Closes
25 April 2013
Ref
PR-12347386
Contact
Serena Shallop
Location
Nigeria
Sector
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£519.56 - £719.30 per day + per diem per day

Further information

My client in Nigeria is an Operator heavily recruiting in Completions and Drilling. They are currently seeking a Principal Drilling Engineer with Semi-Submersible and/or Jack-up experience. At least, one of them is needed.

The contract is a 12 months rolling one on a 4x4 (28x28) rotation. Based on outstanding performance, contract maybe considered for renewal.

The Principal Drilling Engineer (semi-submersible) would lead a team of drilling/completion and well test engineers in planning and supporting the safe and efficient delivery of development, exploration and appraisal wells in water-depths up to 700ft, offshore Nigeria.

Operations involve the following special challenges:

  • High pressure / narrow margin drilling techniques,
  • High angle / extended reach drilling,
  • Subsea completions and well testing,
  • Third party staff, service and equipment quality

Experience:

    • Minimum of 15 years relevant experience, of which at least 5 in a similar position.

  • Extensive experience involving semi's, knowledge of onshore and jack-up
    operations would be beneficial.
  • Previous Nigerian / West African experience is advantageous

Education:

  • Technical / engineering qualification required.
  • IWCF sub sea well control at supervisory level or equivalent.

Expenses:

  • Travel days paid for, business class as required
  • Net of Nigerian Income tax
  • Competitive day rates

Please ONLY apply to this role if you match the requirements. For other roles in Completions, Drilling, Mechanical and Subsea, please call me on +44(0)2074695227

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