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Drilling Engineer

Date: 25-Oct-2018

Location: Brisbane, QLD, AU

Company: Origin Energy Services Ltd

  • Brisbane Based
  • Permanent Role
  • Drilling & Completions Team
  • Application close date: 23rd November 2018

 

ORIGIN – AUSTRALIA’S LEADING INTEGRATED ENERGY COMPANY
An integral part of Australia’s energy future, we explore, produce, generate and sell energy to power millions of Australian homes and businesses every day, keeping them going and growing.

 

With operations and explorations assets in Australia and New Zealand we’re continuing to invest in gas and condensate exploration and production onshore and offshore. Origin is searching for tomorrow’s energy solutions, today.

The Role

This is a unique opportunity to join the Drilling & Completions team within Asset Services group, based in Brisbane. Working closely with a team of experienced Drilling Engineers you’ll be responsible for performing front end engineering design and evaluation of unconventional oil and gas projects. In addition to the front end well planning, the Drilling Engineer will project manage the well program execution operations - to safely & efficiently deliver Origin’s well requirements on budget, on schedule and legislatively compliant.

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Continuous HSE improvement across all Drilling operations driving towards zero harm
  • Budget & schedule performance across all engineering aspects of well drilling operations
  • Well Drilling Engineering from conception to field execution through preparation of cost estimates, development of well design, well operational procedures and programs and well technology implementation
  • Monitor and provide technical support for all daily well Drilling operations for which they are responsible to ensure work is executed as per the approved program
  • Daily verification of accuracy and quality of the Wellview data captured by the Drilling Wellsite Representative and ensure scope of work remains on approved plan
  • Coordination and management of rigs and all related service providers
  • Provide leadership and direction for all wellsite personnel
  • Participate in and potentially supervise various Drilling wellsite operations
  • Technical evaluation and implementation of value improvement initiatives

 

Is This You?

You’ll need to be safety culture focused with ability to positively influence team culture and hold qualifications in engineering. 

  • Recognised Bachelor of Engineering – i.e: Petroleum / Mechanical / Chemical (or similar relevant discipline)
  • Significant drilling experience in land based large scale, multi-well, “manufacturing style” oil and gas development project
  • Coal bed methane exploration and development drilling experience is preferred
  • Horizontal drilling experience
  • Valid IWCF supervisory well control certification
  • Experience using Wellview
  • Strong communication skills being able to drive collaborative results from various internal & external groups such as Project Controls, Supply Chain, Drilling, FSG, Production Optimisation, Water Solutions and Gathering Implementation

You’ll need to be safety culture focused with ability to positively influence team culture and hold qualifications in engineering. 

  • Recognised Bachelor of Engineering – i.e: Petroleum / Mechanical / Chemical (or similar relevant discipline)
  • Significant drilling experience in land based large scale, multi-well, “manufacturing style” oil and gas development project
  • Coal bed methane exploration and development drilling experience is preferred
  • Horizontal drilling experience
  • Valid IWCF supervisory well control certification
  • Experience using Wellview
  • Strong communication skills being able to drive collaborative results from various internal & external groups such as Project Controls, Supply Chain, Drilling, FSG, Production Optimisation, Water Solutions and Gathering Implementation

We embrace the diversity of our people and flexible working arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the communities that we serve.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply. 
If dynamic and challenging career opportunities and workplace flexibility are important to you, go with the employer that thinks differently.
Our story | Origin Energy

 

Requisition ID:  66649  

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