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Directional Driller

Job Information
LocationEngineering Jobs in Africa
Salary$65k - $45k
Job TypePermanent
EducationUniversity Degree in Engineering or Applied Science required
Experience5 + years’ experience
ReferenceMG - OG - 03

Job Description

An International Oil company is currently seeking a Directional Driller in Libya.


Provide resolution to a diverse scope and variety of complex problems at the well site where analysis of data requires having a broad knowledge of the product line(s) tool(s) and/or service.

• Acts as a project leader and mentors junior field engineers.

• Provide instruction and supervision to junior Field Engineers on a day-to-day basis

• Provide guidance and direction

• Execute other related duties as assigned.

Skills and Knowledge:

• In-depth knowledge of Conventional Drilling Systems Technology

• Working knowledge of Rotary Steerable Technology

• Working knowledge of MWD systems used in Directional Drilling Systems.

• Detailed understanding of customer requirements in the oilfield environment

• Fully Computer Literate

• Ability to use skills, knowledge and techniques in problem recognition and solution development

• Comprehensive knowledge of Anti Collision policy and techniques for Collision Avoidance.

• Good analytical skills.

• Ability to work and communicate well with internal and external customers


University Degree in Engineering or Applied Science required.

5 + years’ experience in Directional Drilling Services

Completion of the Final Step (Step III) of the LEAD Field Engineer Program and all local training and development programs.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to energy.jobs@hireresolve.com. You can also contact Meghan or Esté on (+27) 021 551 8638.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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