Onshore Drilling Engineer

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Job Reference 1189570

Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Drilling & Completions

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 26, 2023

Airswift is seeking an Onshore Drilling Engineer to work on a contractor position in Rio de Janeiro with a major Oil and Gas Company. 


Interprets well Sor and prepares BoD documentation in support of safe, reliable, and compliant wells.
Develops/reviews drilling engineering well designs.
Develops/reviews drilling programs.
Delivers well activity planning requirements consistent with well activity workflows (time & cost estimates, engineering studies, scheduling & resourcing, consents & permits, contractor & partner engagements, etc.).
Supports execution of operations (drilling engineering support, performance/cost tracking & reporting, contractor management, logistics support, etc.).
Applies Wells standards, procedures and practices as well as appropriate engineering workflows and tools to daily tasks and projects.
Identifies and manages key risks in accordance with bp, contractor, and regulatory requirements.
Considers well control requirements at all stages of well execution and ensures appropriate documentation of well barriers in written procedures.
Reviews drilling performance against agreed KPIs; identifies, implements, and shares lessons learned & best practices.
Goes to the well site to provide engineering support during job execution when required.
SDEs mentor/coach DEs.
Assist regional HSE and regulatory submissions to government agencies.

Degree in related discipline, Engineering or Science.
Valid IWCF/IADC well control certificate supervisory level.
Computer literacy for building simple spread sheets and web-based software navigation and use would be an asset.
Ability to understand and comprehend English (speak, read, and write 

Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients in STEM industries. We offer a turnkey workforce solution to acquire, mobilize and employ top talent in over 70 countries. With 800 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, 7,000 contractors and a candidate database of 1.5m specialists, our geographical reach and pool of available talent, experience and expertise is unmatched in the industry. We are proud to serve as a trusted advisor to clients looking to expand their operations internationally and offer employer of record services, payroll outsourcing, as well as HR consulting. 


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