Senior Mud Engineer

Senior Mud Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Oil, Gas, & Petrochemical

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  • Salary:

    $1100 - $1400 per day

  • Contact:

    Colin McNeil

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8975

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Our client is an independent Operator, based in Kurdistan, Iraq. They are currently looking to recruit a Senior Mud Engineer to support their operations in the region on a contract day rate basis. The role is anticipated to be required for a period of 12 months + and will run on a rotation of 8 x 4 weeks. 

Key responsibilities: 
  • Assist the in country Drilling personnel with managing the existing and inactive well
  • Review the key information and develop drilling issues plan 
  • Conduct detail Drilling study 
  • Assist with design and implementation 
  • Excellent HSE leadership skills 
Experience :

 - 10 - 15 years experience working as a Mud Engineer or Drilling fluids engineer.

- Experience working in Kurdistan or Southern Iraq is essential.

- Previous experience working for an Operator.

Due to visa and covid19 restrictions we can only accept candidates from the UK, EU and Middle East.

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