Drilling Engineer


On behalf of a client we are seeking  Drilling Engineers, HPHT operations responsible for planning and execution of HPHT production wells on NCS. We are currently looking for Senior/Principal engineer responsible for planning and design work related to production drilling and plug and abandonment operations. Base is in Bergen
Startup: 05.08.2019
Duration: 10.08.2020


  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Engineering 


  • 5-10 years of drilling experience from operator company.
  • Knowledgeable on use of all the drilling applications (directional, hydraulics, etc) for well planning
  • Track record of strong deliveries 

Personal qualities:

  • Works well in a diverse team environment 
  • Ability to live by “I am safety” as top priority
  • LEAN mindset- actively seek new technology and way of working to improve
  • Behavior in line with Equinor’s values
  • Flexible to changing business needs
  • Strong communicator 

Responsibilities and work tasks:

  • The Engineer will be responsible for planning and design work for planning and execution of HPHT production wells.
  • The Engineer shall Plan and prepare detailed drilling operation programmes
  • Prepare feasibility studies and time and cost estimates.
  • Support the rig site team during drilling operations as Operational Engineer
  • Monitor, evaluate and make recommendations from real-time data to improve operational performance and efficiency
  • Conduct Pre-spud and Post Operations meetings with contractors
  • Prepare final well reports
  • Participate in safety meetings and follow up
  • Contribute to risk evaluations for the planned activity
  • Participate in LEAN meetings and follow up
  • Internal and external networking
  • Contractor management as a support role
  • Participate in AAR subsurface meetings and follow up
  • Perform QC of all acquired data and update all relevant databases

Contact information

Gunn Karin Revheim
Advisor Consultancy Services
M: +47 982 86 509
T: +47 52 97 76 00


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Tel. +47 52 97 76 00