Drilling Engineer - DFW Area in Dallas, United States

at WDS Global Partners LLC
Location Dallas, United States
Date Posted April 3, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


WDS Global Partners has a client looking for a Staff Drilling Engineer in the DFW area available to start ASAP. Job Duties and Responsibilities are below:
Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Main responsibilities will be Well Planning and Daily Surveillance including:

Offset reviews, Directional planning, Develop Well-Specific Drilling procedures, Drilling Fluids program, Cementing design
QAQC daily reports, Torque and drag, Benchmarking & performance analysis, Days versus Depth

Troubleshoot daily drilling issues; communicate with the rig supervisors on location, and work closely with the Engineering Manager and Drilling Superintendent to remedy problems
Research and Evaluate new drilling techniques and technologies to improve drilling performance
Assist in coordinating and bidding out services. Make recommendations for services to management
Review expenditures for ongoing rig operations and make recommendations to reduce costs and increase efficiency
Understand and direct practices to improve and maintain a safe working environment on every rig under contract for Client


5+ years of drilling engineering or related experience. BS in Petroleum Engineering or other applicable engineering discipline
A strong understanding of drilling operations and horizontal drilling best practices is a must. Horizontal experience is a strong plus.
Must be highly proficient in Microsoft Office Suite & Wellview
Must be willing to take periodic 24/7 on call Operations Support duty
Approximately 30% of time will be spent in the field
Local DFW resident prefered. No relocation. 

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