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Ref: QP275-2402

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Position Title: Senior Drilling Engineer
Employment Type: 1-year renewable contract
Salary: all-inclusive, depending on experience and qualifications, plus accommodation
Job Location: UAE

About the client:
A leading oil and gas company in UAE.

Job Description:
- Ensure that the onsite personnel including himself as and when required wears all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and maintain required quality & HSE certifications up to date
- Responsible for the safe and cost-efficient execution of all Drilling/Completion/Workover related activities in accordance with the program
- Accountable for all personnel at the wellsite and main camp
- Manage all operations in a manner that ensures the well programmes are carried out in safe and cost-effective manner, ensuring the health and safety of all personnel, protection of the environment
- Ensure that all contractor and service company documentation such as BHA’s, Pipe Tally’s, Casing Tally’s, Liner Tally’s etc. are checked and verified as correct


- Male, 65 years old and below
- At least 10 years of experience in Oil and Gas drilling and workover operations
- Must be IWCF Level 4 Surface certified
- Must be knowledgeable on MPD operations, well control principles, loss circulation, SOBM, WBM, and Fluid Management
- Open to overseas candidates with strong Middle East experience

About the Company

RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa.

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Engineer salaries in UAE

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AED 10,500

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