Well Planner

Job Title: Well Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-07-11
Reference: BH-85653
Contact Name: Ali Boukhamsin
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2018 10:42

Job Description

Job description:

Plan various complex oil wells for both off-shore and on-shore and perform various engineering calculations.


    • Maintaining and documenting well plans, structure files, 3D-analysis, torque & drag, hydraulics and casing programs relating to ongoing field work and for development of future work.

    • Preparing well path proposals using client-supplied geological data.

    • Analyzing proposals in relation to offset well information in order to advise client and field staff.

    • Working closely with Directional Coordinators to prepare appropriate materials for bid packages and to ensure the smooth operation of ongoing jobs that meet or exceed client expectations.

    • Preparing multi-well structure control data for the production of spider plots, 3D-proximity reports, ellipse of uncertainty reports and 3D interference plots.

    • Planning, revising, and drafting final working copies of wall plots, spider maps, log-enhanced wall plots, ellipse of uncertainty plots and 3D interference plots.

    • Process End of Well Reports and Gamma logs for MWD Department if required.

    • Completing and filing Final Well Reports.

    • Sort morning reports and deliver to Coordinator for review before filing



    • High School Diploma or equivalent

    • 1+ years’ experience in MWD, Directional Drilling, Gyro Survey, Well Bore Logging or Drilling

    • Minimum 2-5 years of industry related experience

    • Bachelor’s in Petroleum Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Drafting, Civil or Surveying preferred

    • Previous experience with Well Planning software is preferred (Compass R 5000)

    • Experience using AutoCAD preferred

    • Proficient using on Microsoft Office suite

    • Anti-collision experience a plus

    • Detail oriented and excellent time management skills

    • Strong organization skills

    • Able to work a flexible schedule and be on call.