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Oil & Gas - Oil & Gas Africa Careers

Well Engineer

Job Information
Location Nigeria
Salary Negotiable
Job Type Permanent
Education Engineering Degree
Experience 7 years
Fax 0861234567

Job Description

Our client who provides global technical services, technology capability and major project delivery in both Upstream and Downstream activities is looking to recruit a Well Engineer.


Safety in design and programming in particular process safety.

Ensure well design is robust to handle relevant well control incidents.

Finalise detailed well design including final well trajectory, accurate casing setting depths, drilling fluids program and cementing program to ensure wells objectives will be met.

Carry out torque drag and hydraulics calculations, design drilling assemblies to verify that the well is within rig capabilities and optimise drilling performance.

Compile detailed drilling program to achieve business performance objectives (Cost,results and schedule).

Comply with Policies, standards and procedures, use approved IT tools in developing final design and drilling program.

Identify and implement ideas to improve performance by repeating best composite well times, reducing NPT, using of new techniques/technologies and modifying procedures.

Estimates AFE well cost.

Order equipment and services using SAP.

Monitor time and cost performance.

Compile end of well report.


A professional engineer with a university degree in a relevant engineering or science discipline.

A minimum of 7 years experience in well delivery function, commercial and contracting and technology activities.

Valid IWCF certification.

Possess highly developed technical skills enhanced by theoretical and practical knowledge of the well delivery process.

Good analytical, communication and writing skills, with PC fluency and familiarity with drilling engineering software.

Excellent proficiency in English language, both in speech and in writing.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to +27 (0) 861234567. You can also contact us +27 (0) 12 644 0697. Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.


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