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Recruiter NameSandra tye
Industry OIL & GAS, Drilling
Salary$750 per day
LocationsASIA , Kazakhstan
Contract TypeContract




Our Client, a Major international Oil and Gas contractor, is looking for a Drilling & Completion Project Coordinator to work on a project in Kazakhstan.



  • A degree in Petroleum Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 6-8 years of international experience with oil/gas well construction and engineering.
  • Experience in drilling sandstones, carbonates, and highly over pressured, sour reservoirs.
  • Experience with working in ecological sensitive offshore environments.
  • Experience of working in multinational international company in a similar major and complex project.
  • Well-developed communication and man management skills.
  • Experience of drilling HP/HT wells, fractured reservoir with sour gas in a very environmentally sensitive area.
  • Good user knowledge of computer programmes and systems.
  • Ability to coach and develop national staff.
  • Good command of English, both written and verbal



To manage the preparation for the implementation of the Satellite Field Drilling, Completion & Commissioning Projects (feasibility, engineering, design and procurement) with respect of project objectives (Costs, Time, Quality, HSE) and in accordance with the requirements and controls as stated by the Company manuals and procedures, and good oil field practice.



The job holder will be directly responsible and accountable for the following:

  • Conduct and assess the well drilling, completion and commissioning feasibility studies already performed on Satellite Fields and also the wells abandonment feasibility study.
  • Collaborating with Operations Geology Department and Technical Directorate in the Feasibility and Selection phases of new proposed wells on Satellite Fields. 
  • Prepare the well drilling, completion and commissioning engineering programs, schedule and budget for Satellite field wells, in compliance with project objectives, oilfield best practice, company and local regulations.
  • Ensuring that all the Project Procedures and Specifications are in line with corporate guidance and objectives;
  • Coordinate the preparation of the TPD technical chapters (Technical Project Documentations) concerning Well Operations and cooperate with PRC for final preparation of TPD.   
  • Define in close co-operation with the Contracting & Procurement Department the proposals for the contract strategy.
  • During the scope development and contracting phase, assist C&P with scope and contract preparation providing bid’s documents, technical expertise for bid evaluation and ranking and assisting as necessary with contract negotiations etc.
  • Following-up the progress of the project identifying if necessary deficiencies and thereafter recovery plans.
  • Managing the Project reviews and changes in order to keep the project objectives constantly aligned with the final Company activities;
  • Supervising and coordinating the execution of drilling, completion and commissioning feasibility studies on Satellite Fields in compliance with programs, schedule and budget, project objectives, international good oil field best practices, RoK requirements, Company and local regulations and HSE Company standards and HSE international good oil field standards.
    • Liaise with Authorities to ensure smooth running of the Satellite field projects.
  • Investigate new technical solutions/design to analyse cost efficiency


Duration:          1 year renewable


Rotation:          Residential


Rate:               USD 750,00 per day worked net of Kazakhstan tax.


Benefits:           Client pays mobilization/demobilization and rotational flights, insurance and medical insurance/medical evacuation, Accommodation, transport.



We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specification.


For more information please contact Sandra Tye

 on +44 20 8905 2250 or email

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