Senior Drilling & Well Engineer

Vega Consultants AS
Senior Drilling & Well Engineer

For assignments at an offshore operator company we are currently looking for Senior Planning Engineers. The department is responsible for planning and execution of Interventions, P&A, Drilling, Completion and Subsea of new wells on Fixed platforms and Mobile installations. We are currently looking for engineers for drilling & well planning teams. These teams are supporting the Well Construction Process and D&W operations with work location Stavanger, Stjørdal & Bergen.

Description about task and responsibilities

The Engineer is responsible for planning and design work related to the planned operations. The engineer shall (but not limited to): 

  • Provide the key planning for execution of Drilling & Well activities. 
  • Support and follow-up of ongoing daily operations 
  • Perform experience transfer and well reporting 
  • Work in teams with other disciplines, perform method selection, risk assessment, evaluate and recommend required equipment. 
  • Offshore traveling on request 

Competence Requirements

  • Master or bachelor’s degree within relevant technical disciplines 
  • Valid Offshore Safety Course (required for some roles) (HPHT experience is an advantage) 
  • Valid IWCF (required for some roles) 
  • Compliance/Completion to internal competence requirement 

Personal Qualities

  • Team builder where co-operation and teamwork are essential 
  • A structured approach regarding planning, coordinating and executing activities 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks 
  • Performance driven and commercial mind-set 
  • Good communication and analytical skills 
  • A lean mindset 
  • Ability to live by our safety and security expectations 

Work location: Stavanger, commuters accepted. Onshore sporadic offshore

Contract Period: 09.06.2024 (after agreement) -14.06.2025, option period 2 x 6 months

Please do not hesitate to contact Kjersti Jonker for more information about the role, +47 97704446, 








20.05.24 Candidates will be reviewed continuously


Kjersti Jonker
97 70 44 46