Senior Drilling Engineer

Engineering Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


SUMMARY: 

Supports the implementation and control of the company’s drilling operations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Generates and reviews AFE’s for drilling operations
  • Designs and implements drilling plans and techniques
  • Consults with and assists drilling foremen/supervisors of horizontal drilling
  • Reviews drilling expenditures and approvals
  • Analyzes drilling problems and directs action to be taken
  • Selects equipment and services to be utilized
  • Confers with exploration and land departments on drilling plans and operations
  • Assures compliance with governmental requirements and company policies
  • Support for 24 hour field operations

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
B.S. degree in engineering and a minimum of 7-10 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience (5 years minimum horizontal; prefer extended lateral).

SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS:

Proficient in software typically used for day to day drilling operations