Engineer, Drilling Support

PTTEP Services Limited

Job Purpose

Engineer, Drilling is responsible for providing well design, cost estimation, and drilling program in timely manner for the planned schedule, with proper engineering and operational considerations/recommendations. The jobholder also ensures works operations are complied with PTTEP SSHE MS, meet well objectives, and also seeks for continuous improvement.

Key Accountabilities

  • Liaise with subsurface team on well objectives and requirement for basic design
  • Establish conceptual well design options and selection of best technical and economical design
  • Perform engineering calculation / simulation for well design and well construction process, including time and cost estimation (AFE)
  • Ensure availability of equipment, services, and material required for entire well construction process.
  • Generate detailed drilling program
  • Monitor and analyse drilling performance including technical, operational, and financial aspects
  • Capture lesson learnt and solution / mitigation, and incorporate into subsequent program
  • Conduct specific drilling engineering study when required
  • Support Supervisor, Drilling Operations on the rig site during critical operations.
  • Perform contract management and procure services in all the contractual phase.
  • Seek for performance improvement and cost reduction opportunities with safety/environmental standards and regulatory compliance.
  • Promote the implementation of PTTEP’s SSHE policy, regulations, and industrial standards in all works under responsibility.

Professional Knowledge & Experiences

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 2-year experience in drilling operation
  • Minimum 2-year experience in drilling engineering, well design, and well simulation
  • Good command of both written and spoken English


Additional Desirable Qualifications :

  • Interpersonal, coordination, and communication skill