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Field Engineer I-II - Directional Drilling

Date:  Feb 1, 2023
Location: 

Houston, TX, US, 77032

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. We foster a work environment that’s inclusive as well as diverse, where our people can be themselves. 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.

 

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under general supervision, provides on-site supervision of the Directional Drilling (DD) process including projection of well path to predetermined target coordinates.
  • Serves in a subordinate role on any job.
  • 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 DD 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 DD 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 DD aspects of the client's approved drilling program.
  • Assists in the inspection of all DD company equipment delivered on the work site.
  • Interfaces with the MWD engineer to ensure BHA compatibility, planned operating parameters are within specification and correct toolface references are applied.
  • Maintains records of all DD equipment at well site including dimensional data and condition.
  • Ensure that all equipment is laid out after use in accordance with company procedures and manifested for backload at the end of the job.
  • Participates in performance improvement initiatives.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline is required with 2 or more years of field experience in Directional Drilling, L/MWD or SDL.

 

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 Engineer II - Directional Drilling.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.

 

Location

3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States 

 

Job Details

Requisition Number: 171586 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Sperry Drilling Svcs 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Inspector, Quality