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Job Title: General Field Engineer – MWD/LWD

Employer: Halliburton

Requisition: 00239404

Job Details:

Why Halliburton? How about global opportunities, interesting work within small cohesive teams, extensive training, and the opportunity to take your career wherever you want it to GO, with all the support and stability of a truly global organization. With more than 60,000 employees in approximately 80 countries, Halliburton is one of the largest and most respected energy services companies in the industry. Since 1919, our customers have relied on our industry-leading technologies, scientific expertise and, most importantly, our knowledgeable and experienced professionals to help them meet the world’s demand for energy. Whether you are a new graduate seeking your first job, or an experienced professional looking to make a career change, we have fantastic opportunities across our organization. Are you ready to GO?

Under broad direction, independently applies advanced knowledge and experience, makes decisions on Logging While Drilling (LWD) problems and methods, and represents the organization in conferences and meetings to resolve important questions or to negotiate with key personnel of other organizations. Takes the lead to ensure all data presented to the customer is accurate, timely and meets the highest service quality standards possible.  Takes the lead to ensure that expected and needed data, including possible problems, are provided to the customer.  Takes the lead to provide technical consultation to all of Halliburton’s clients. These areas include mud hydraulics, Bottom Hole Assembly (BHA) planning, pore pressure analysis, formation evaluation, drilling tendencies, the mud system, and BHA dynamics. Ensures the proper testing of all tools and equipment before, during, and after each job.  Identifies and corrects operational problems to prevent or minimize service impact.  Ensures the accuracy and completeness of all required forms, data bases (i.e., service vouchers, lost/damaged equipment, radiation site survey, End of Job Customer Survey (EJCS) report, First Alert Database (FAD)/Correction, Prevention and Improvement (CPI)).  Ensures that BHA’s are assembled as planned including correct make-up torque, doping and handling.  Aware of client’s requirements with regards to surveying procedures.  Leads the effort to interface with the Directional Drilling (DD) to ensure BHA compatibility, planned operating parameters are within specification and correct tool face references are applied.  Participates in performance improvement initiatives as required by the Company. Ensures all the equipment, personnel, and resources needed to perform the service is available.  Acts as a role model in the use of LWD computer software and provides advice and analysis to the client representative at the work site. This shall include all survey calculations, log generation, basic geosteering services and data Quality Control (QC).  Ensures a daily LWD report is completed and copied to client’s offshore and onshore drilling teams and to the MWD/LWD Coordinator.  Where required, responsible for submitting an accurate daily cost for the LWD services.  Evaluates individual performance levels of onsite LWD personnel.   Trains and develops junior offshore personnel.  Fosters teamwork among all personnel involved in the performance of the service.  Leads the on-site supervision of the Measurement While Drilling process including tool preparations, data acquisition, log generation and QC, and delivery of the services.  Job role contributes directly to value creation.  Skills typically acquired through completion of an undergraduate degree in Engineering, Science, Geology or other technical discipline, or equivalent drilling/rig experience.  Requires a minimum of three years as a Field Prof-LWD, Sr.   Typical incumbents have a minimum of five years experience, with average experience of 10+ years.   Must have successfully passed company tests or met task guideline requirements. Must have met the minimum competency requirements for the Field Professional-LWD, Sr.  Ability to demonstrate technical aptitude to standards required.  Must possess good communication skills, arithmetic, data entry and recording skills.  Must be able to operate, maintain, teach, interpret all LWD sensors. Must possess relevant offshore certificates as required.  This is a field position.  Promotes safety awareness and environmental consciousness, and complies with all applicable safety and environmental procedures and regulations. Ensures compliance with Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) regulations and guidelines.  Promotes and takes an active part in quality improvement processes.

Halliburton is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


(W025) HONL Port Harcourt NG

Plot 158, Trans Amadi

Port Harcourt, RIV

Miscellaneous Information:

Internal Job Title: MV01-ESG-Field Prof-LWD, Genl

Reference Code: NB00239404_EXT_000

Compensation Information: Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Technical Reference: NC 00189364

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