Rig Project Engineer

11 Nov 2016
03 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Airswift's European Project Engineering department are pleased to be in the market for recruiting a Rig Project Engineer for their large Oil & Gas client to work on a large rig upgrade project in Baku, Azerbaijan
  • As Rig Project Engineer:
    • Develop scope of work with the Wells Superintendent that supports the Organisations objectives to increase safety and drive operational efficiency through upgrade of equipment integrity
    • Manage projects through the Organisations processes (Engineering Query / Management of Change) *projects may consist of repairs, replacements, modifications and upgrades*
    • Manage Engineering Contractors on the design and execution of engineering solutions
    • Manage engineering studies and clarify study reports against the objective
    • Efficient delivery of projects to schedule, scope and budget
    • Advise on ongoing projects and status as requested by lead.
    • Chair interface meetings with project stakeholders to support effective planning and execution.
    • Clarify engineering designs and conduct technical evaluation against the engineering design, deliverables and objectives.
  • Requirements for role
    • University Degree / HNC or Certificate of Engineering.
    • Minimum 10 years' experience in rig repair / upgrade / modification management both technical and operational.
    • Industrial experience, including a combination of hands on, supervisory and engineering activity.
    • Understands the principals of risk management. Ability to initiate and participate in task risk assessments.
    • Strong project management background in rig equipment upgrade and modifications.
    • Good working knowledge of drilling contract systems.
    • Strong interpersonal skills with a focus on team work.

For more information on this opportunity please contact Paul Murphy of Airswift.