The Drill Bit Applications Engineer is a key contributor to all phases of the job cycle. The Drill Bit Applications engineer will provide technical input to the pre-well phase through drill bit design and bit selection. During project execution they provide follow up, technical input, and operational support to IWS and external customers through detailed procedures on current operations and they are also responsible for providing close out EOWR, RCA and Lessons Learned where applicable
Ensure all engineering activities are in line with HSE policies and procedures, and drive HSE culture by setting example through safe work practices
Provide and drive technical solutions through application and implementation of best practices and technological advancements
Participate in customer presentations & meetings (may include travel to other locations).
Drives efficiencies and creates operational service synergies across product lines with IWS and DS
Drive consistency in processes and procedures within the managing the job cycle process
Prepare all technical reports related to the project including End of Well Report, after action reviews, lessons learned summary
Drive continuous improvement through accurate reporting, FRACAS reporting and root cause determination and bit run data capture.
Monitor technical and operations KPIs and benchmark against offset well data and pre-defined well objectives.
Communicate effectively with team members as needed, and make recommendations to drive flawless service delivery and operational excellence.
Keep abreast of technological and engineering process advancements through affiliation with professional societies and participation in networks, workshops, seminars and training courses
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or scientific discipline from an accredited university or relevant industry experience within product line or equivalent knowledge or experience
Strong relevant work experience
Excellent English oral and written communication skills, including ability to synthesize complex topics into clear and simple messages.
MS office suite, power BI or other analytical tools
Excellent communication skills, tact and diplomacy to interface with various internal and external customers
Enthusiastic, positive attitude and team player
Excellent analytics and problem-solving, including ability to form hypotheses and move forward in the absence of complete information.
Highly proactive and results oriented
Self-motivated and ability to work independently