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Principal Well Engineer

Oil & Gas
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Principal Well Engineer

I have an exciting opportunity available for a Principal Well Engineer to work with one of Europe’s leading exploration and production companies based at their offices in Aberdeen.

The Role:
Using technical assurance, process improvements, performance tools and new technology to support the wells team delivery.
This is a key role that requires an experienced Engineer with strong knowledge of drilling operations, well engineering, well integrity and completions.

• Demonstrate capability to perform and assist in wells technical and value assurance as the Technical Authority for the European portfolio.
• Responsible for delivery of assurance and interface with assets for non-op wells activity and ensure compliance to Technical Standards guidelines and codes of practice.
• Provide guidance on deviations and non-conformances to the companies Standards and guidelines. Whilst identifying and promoting cost effective new wells technology.
• Responsible for reviewing Well Examination reports and proactively provide support and guidance to capital projects and assets.
• Support the operational wells activities to deliver safely and efficiently.
• Develop and maintain relationships with key external stakeholders and regulatory bodies.

Experience & Qualifications:
• Extensive technical knowledge of Well Engineering principles and Well Integrity.
• Proven capability of operational and technical knowledge within Drilling, Completion, Intervention and Well Engineering.
• A degree in an Engineering discipline preferably a Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartered Status

At First Recruitment we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That's why our consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates.

This is a superb opportunity for anyone looking to work for a reputable organisation.

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