2012 Oando Nigeria PLC Jobs
Oando PLC is one of Africa’s largest integrated energy solutions providers with a proud heritage. It has a primary listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange and a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.With shared values of Teamwork, Respect, Integrity, Passion and Professionalism (TRIPP), the Oando Group comprises six companies who are leaders in their market:
VACANCY TITLE SENIOR DRILLING ENGINEER
CLOSING DATE Apr 30, 2012
The Senior Drilling Engineer (SDE) function shall be a key member of the OEPL Drilling Team for preparing, planning and delivering wells in OEPL Assets.
Assist in the location, set up and maintain OEPL operational base if applicable to include
Identify and organize well operations files in a project structure
Support and work with OEPL subsurface team on well engineering aspects of field development plan (FDP)
Prepare the well engineering aspects of well proposals and assess re-entry feasibility for existing wells
Develop and maintain/ensure technical integrity of the drilling and completions programs
Coordinate well planning and execution operations.
Prepare and maintain the wells basis of design for all operations (drilling, completion and well test)
Organize peer reviews of the wells basis of design/programs (drilling, completions and testing)
Prepare technical input and attend Technical Committee meetings with stakeholders and regulatory agencies.
Have oversight and coordinate Wellsite operations as well as logistics, equipment, material and personnel support
Coordinate the development of OEPL Well Engineering Polices and Standards, Procedures and Guidelines to deliver safe and efficient operations
Maintain and close out remedial work plans following audits.
Maintain well programs in compliance with OEPL Policies and Standards.
Confirm programs adequately highlight risks, and include suitable mitigation.
Complete necessary exemptions in advance to leave adequate time for project, and Management review.
Close out operating failure reports for unscheduled events that occur. Ensure corrective action is completed on time. Ensure Lessons Learnt register is complete and of high quality.
Develop and maintain OEPL drilling program processes, and ensure check sheets, are completed.
Capture Lessons Learnt in all programs.
Provide technical input to bids for services and equipment.
Provide technical input to tender reviews as necessary.
Challenge engineers to provide technical solutions to unscheduled events.
Assist operations in the management of unscheduled events.
Administration and training
Maintain medium and long-term material requirement lists for all wells.
Ensure End of Wells Reports are completed on time.
Complete cost reconciliation the end of all wells. Provide cost estimation refinements to the Cost Controller.
Develop and maintain Score Cards for services suppliers
To direct Junior Well Engineers working on OEPL projects
KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS
Quality, comprehensiveness, timeliness and accuracy of data provided for analysis.
Levels of adherence to policies, processes and procedures.
Quality of rig operation support
Levels of understanding of the requirements and performance field studies such as field development planning, material balance, etc
Quality of technical reports prepared
Demonstration of ability to be a team player
Demonstration of supervisory and mentorship skills
Levels of participation in technical events such as training and conferences
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
B.Sc. Degree in Engineering discipline.
12 – 14 years well engineering and operational experience.
Well Site Supervisory experience and operational knowledge.
Valid supervisor level well control certificate (Surface/Floating – combined).
In depth knowledge of horizontal, deviated drilling, mud engineering, casing design, completions design and well testing.
KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS
Oral and written Communication
High energy level
Control of costs/Quality
Well construction technology and operational knowledge
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