Well Engineer II – Completions at Oando Plc

Oando Plc is one of Africa’s largest integrated energy solutions provider with a proud heritage. It has a primary listing on the Nigeria Stock Exchange and a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. With shared values of Teamwork, Respect, Integrity, Passion and Professionalism (TRIPP).

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Well Engineer II – Completions

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Unit / Department: Well Engineering / Operations
Reports To: Senior Well Engineer
Supervisory Responsibility: Well Engineer 1, Interns


  • Support the well engineering and well operations teams medium to long term drilling and completions plans.
  • Assist Drilling & Well Operations to achieve safe and cost-effective operations and ensure best engineering design and practices are deployed.
  • Prepare and reviews KPIs and Performance Indices for Drilling Completions & Well Activities.

Job Specification

  • First Degree in relevant Engineering
  • 3-5 years cognate work experience as a drilling engineer, completions or workover engineer
  • Good knowledge well planning/design, drilling engineering/operations, completion engineering, well interventions and well integrity.
  • Good knowledge of wells data/document management application e.g Wellview
  • Knowledge of Data Analysis Tools & Methods is advantageous
  • Good problem-solving, communication and writing skills, with PC fluency
  • Excellent proficiency in English language, both in speech and in writing.
  • Possesses good technical knowledge of relevant drilling and completions engineering software tools e.g. Landmark

Scope of Responsibility & Accountability:

  • Performs duties in line with guidelines in OER’s WE&S Standard Operating Procedures
  • Accountable for all HSE compliance in the field
  • Responsible for all daily report of field activities.

Major Responsibility Area
Essential Function:

  • Assist in preliminary drilling and completion design .
  • Assist in  developing well Afe and drilling and completion schedule
  • Assist in Monitoring, documenting and analyzing operational NPT (Non- Productive Time) trend on all operations
  • Comply with Policies, standards and procedures, use approved IT tools in developing final design and drilling program
  • Identify and implement ideas to improve performance by repeating best composite well times, reducing NPT, using of new techniques/technologies and modifying procedures.
  • Participates to CWOP and risk assessment sessions for completion and workover operations.
  • Understand the Company health, safety and environmental policy, procedures, regulations and objectives as they relate to his area of responsibility, and ensure that they are effectively implemented in his domain.
  • Participate in contracting processes.
  • Assist in Compilation of end of well report
  • Assist with the tender document preparation and evaluations for service and equipment contracts
  • Prepare daily drilling and completions report and KPI’s tracker
  • Document management for drilling and completions data and well files
  • Works as a wellsite engineer for drilling and completion operations
  • Assist in developing completion schematics and tubing tallies.
  • Support SDE on day to day tracking and reporting of completions operations,
  • Support SDE in preparing end of well documents
  • Cash calls and performance reviewer for drilling and completions budget and work program.

Non-Essential Function:

  • Support other departments as necessary

Core Competencies:

  • General Petroleum Engineering concepts
  • General Geology concepts
  • Well design
  • Completion design
  • Formation Evaluation
  • Hydraulics
  • Well Control
  • Workover and recompletions
  • Acidizing/Stimulation
  • Wellhead Equipment
  • Plug & Abandonment
  • Well Completions  operation
  • Artificial lift.
  • Drilling and completion Fluids
  • Drilling flow systems
  • Drilling equipment
  • Casing Design
  • Cementing
  • Drilling Bits

Basic to Foundation level of Competency required.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Cost/ft
  • Cost/day
  • Time / ft
  • Days/well
  • No of wells participated in on the field per year.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Closing date: Not specified