Applications Engineer - Cementing
- Job Function: Engineering/Technology
- Experience Level: Experienced
- Posted Date: 11/22/2017 11:04:21 AM
- Job #: 1713239
- Location(s): Norway; Rogaland County; TANANGER
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Baker Hughes has an opening within their Cementing Technology Group for an Applications Engineer.
As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and our shareholders.
Daily contact with Operator’s technical representative for design of cementing operation
Daily contact with Offshore team and/or Ops Coordinator for planning of the cementing or pumping services
Design of cement slurries and spacers designs necessary for the conditions of each well section
Coordination and direction to the Cementing laboratory for testing requirements, heating requirements based on simulations, static gel strength, mechanical properties, gas block validation on critical slurries, etc.
Run computer simulations to determine BHCT, fluid design, volumes and pump rates as designed for actual hole conditions
Perform cement sheath stress analysis simulation
Develop detailed documented work programs and procedures for each job and support budget development with client
Work closely with drilling fluids provider to optimise mud performance prior to conducting cement job
Provide required input to discharge permits with ongoing follow up to keep client informed of actual operations and discharge permit management
Work closely with client and contractor offshore personnel to insure active involvement in operations
Reporting material balance into client reporting systems
Follow up and review of job evaluation with client and recommendations for continuous improvement
- Bachelor's Degree in a relevant Engineering subject.
- Solid background of experience within Offshore Cementing.
- Solid background and strong working knowledge across a broad range of cementing tools and services.
A proven ability to recognise, analyse and solve technical issues, coupled with a process oriented working style
- Strong analytical skills, comfortable with abstract, conceptual thinking regarding to processes, workflows, and technical systems.
- Clear language and communication skills are essential.
The ability to work well both independently and as part of a team.Desired Characteristics:• Fluent in written technical English and experienced with Baker Hughes software packages, as well as common office software.Locations:Tananger, NorwayBaker Hughes, a GE company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more
Locations: Norway; Rogaland County; TANANGER
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