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Wednesday, September 10, 2008
DRILLING ENGINEER/ SUPERVISOR IN LIBYA, GERMANY
Sofomation Pte Ltd.
Engineer - Petroleum
Opening is in Libya
Overall Job Purpose
The incumbent will provide technical support to the Opco?s and new business development teams, including implementation of a step-change in the acceptance and application of new production technologies and work practices for Wintershall operated projects.
Breakdown of Duties:
Provide specialist drilling consultancy services to Opco?s and new business development teams;
Review Drilling aspects of new projects as part of the stage gate process;
Plan and execute drilling operations of Single String Ventures (SSV);
Prepare, promote and support implementation of new drilling technology aimed at further improvement of the economics of field development activities in the Wintershall group, including: introduction of new technologies, especially UBD, Casing Drilling, Deep water; Implementation of innovative work practices;
Generation of cost saving initiatives.
Provide regular advice of worldwide drilling activities to management;
Maintain up-to-date knowledge base on state-of-the-art technologies in drilling discipline and communicate relevant news effectively within own Opco and with peers within the Group;
Liaise effectively with other Opco?s and other departments in the Kassel Central Office;
Adhere to drilling-related company policies and procedures and propose improvements to these policies and procedures;
Assist in the preparation of training and development programmes for both junior and experienced drilling staff.
Engineering graduate with at least 8 years relevant international experience in the E&P business, with emphasis on drilling and workover technology, including supervisory, planning and design activities. Essential to be able to work effectively as part of a team, having first-class inter-personal, communication and motivating skills. Fluency in English is a must. Click here to apply.