Well Engineer

PUB316867

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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Drilling, Completions & Geosciences
  • Location: Victoria

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Courses
  • Closing date: Friday, 1 October 2021

About this role

About this role

Seeking a Well Engineer to work in Melbourne. This will be for a contract lasting 12 months initially.

Brunel Australasia are currently partnered with our client who is a global leading natural oil and gas producer. They have a great reputation for creating a safety-focused culture, in offshore environments.


This exciting role will be for a 12 month contract and be based in the central Melbourne office.

  • Provide the engineering planning, design, surveillance, and follow-up required for the safe and efficient drilling and completing of drilling programs.
  • Ensure well objectives are met while assuring the highest standards of engineering integrity, safety, and environmental protection are applied.

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for the engineering planning, design, surveillance, and follow-up required for the safe and efficient drilling and completing of drilling programs; responsibilities include:

− Research and understand drill well hazards by reviewing historical offset well information

− Utilize wellbore geologic and reservoir objectives to develop a well plan

− Prepare cost estimates for well design options

− Identify and organize equipment required to execute the drill well plan inclusive of material selection

− Design wells to meet regulatory requirements

− Prepare and analyze technical bids for goods and services

− Survey daily operations

  • Provide rig site drilling and completion surveillance and engineering assessments of critical activities
  • Provide surveillance and technical assistance for projects, equipment testing and new procedures
  • Interface with and solicit input from operations personnel to ensure well plans are feasible
  • Work closely with other functions, such as geology, reservoir and projects, to ensure that the program is based on all available information and meets well objectives
  • Depending on the program, deep water experience may be required (knowledge of subsea systems, riser analysis, subsea well control systems, etc.)

Requirements

Requirements

  • B.S. degree in engineering or related technical field
  • A minimum of 3 years of industry experience requirements must be in deep water drilling operations if filling a deep water drilling engineering position
  • Able to effectively organize and communicate thoughts
  • Experience with well design software as well as Microsoft applications
  • Read, write and speak fluent English
  • Industry experience with well planning and execution

Benefits

Benefits

  • 12 Month Contract
  • Melbourne Based
  • Mon-Fri 8AM to 5PM
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Professional Team

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
Apply now

Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Chris Brennan via the details below, quoting publication number:
PUB316867

Account manager

Chris Brennan
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane
c.brennan@brunel.net
(07) 3007 7627

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