Planning and designing oil and gas wells.

Your Assignment 

As Drilling Engineer, you will plan and design oil and gas wells in support of the Drilling organization's role to conduct all worldwide oil and gas well drilling with an emphasis on safety, cost and efficiency improvement. You will have the opportunity to travel domestically and internationally to inland and offshore well site locations. You will work in a team environment and with diverse cultures. On-the-job mentorship as well as informal and formal classroom training will be provided on the theories, principles and practices of drilling.

Your responsibility

  • Work as part of a drill team with engineering staff, materials and contracting personnel to implement the well design
  • Monitor the drilling phase of the well, with emphasis on cost and efficiency tracking
  • Provide engineered solutions to problems, which arise in real time
  • Travel occasionally (10 percent-15 percent) to well sites to work with operations personnel and to monitor work being conducted

Your development

  • Outstanding opportunity for training, as well as personal and professional development
  • Formal career development program to develop and enhance your technical and nontechnical skills
  • Professional guidance and mentorship to support your professional engineering qualification
  • Challenging and diverse work assignments in a team environment
  • Advancement opportunities in Upstream production or elsewhere in ExxonMobil domestically or internationally

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