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Field Engineer I/ II: Directional Drilling
United State Of America
Apr 06, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 1.0-5.0 years
Job Category Engineering Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Directional Driller, Field Service Tech
Role Field Engineer Jobs ,Field Service Engineer Jobs
Designation Other
Education B.Com,B.Tech/B.E,BCA
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With approximately 50,000 employees, representing 140 nationalities, and operations in approximately 70 countries, the company serves the upstream oil and gas industry throughout the lifecycle of the reservoir – from locating hydrocarbons and managing geological data, to drilling and formation evaluation, well construction, completion and production optimization.

Job Description

We are looking for the right people - people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Under general supervision, provides on-site supervision of the Directional Drilling (DD) process including projection of well path to predetermined target coordinates. Understands principles of Bottom Hole assembly (BHA) selection and aspects of DD performance and ensures that BHA's are assembled as planned including correct make-up torque, doping and handling. 

  • Proficient in the use of Directional Drilling computer software and able to assist in provision of advice and analysis to the client representative at the well site. This shall include all survey calculations and well path projections.
  • Proficient in updating well profile plots and providing client representative with accurate directional survey data. Aware of client's requirements with regards to surveying procedures.
  • Assists in the completion of a daily Directional Drilling report, BHA performance report for each BHA run, completion of all service tickets and relevant paperwork (well data spreadsheet, lesson learned/best practice, End of Job Customer Survey (EJCS) and Key Performance Indicator (KPI) forms).
  • Familiar with the Directional Drilling aspects of the client's approved drilling program. Assists in the inspection of all Directional Drilling company equipment delivered on the work site.
  • Interfaces with the MWD engineer to ensure BHA compatibility, planned operating parameters are within specification and correct tool face references are applied.
  • Ensure that all equipment is laid out after use in accordance with company procedures and manifested for backload at the end of the job.
  • Maintains records of all Directional Drilling equipment at well site including dimensional data and condition.
  • Participates in performance improvement initiatives.

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree (STEM discipline preferred), or equivalent experience, to include Military Training.
  • Ideal candidate should have 1- 2 years Directional Drilling experience on Offshore and/or Land-based applications.
  • Minimum 3 years driller/tool pusher or higher job exposure, or as a directional survey, or M/LWD engineer and verified through a pre-employment knowledge and skill assessment.
  • Requires ability to read and interpret designed well plans, directional survey information and other well site data. Ability to demonstrate technical aptitude of required standards.
  • Must possess excellent communication, organizational, and computer skills along with a proactive attitude in service quality and HSE .
  • Must possess good communication, arithmetic, data entry and recording skills. Must possess relevant rig safety certificates. This is a field position.
  • Candidate should have rotary steerable experience and steerable motor experience.
  • Must be able to work a flexible work schedule mainly on offshore applications. No set work schedule
  • Must live within 4 hour drive of Lafayette, LA.
Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available, including Field Professional I or Field Professional II Directional Drilling 

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