Drilling operations engineer

Looking for a new job as a drilling operations engineer? Start your search with WTS Energy, a leading recruiter for the global energy sector. We employ consultants in offshore and onshore drilling operations, working with major oil and gas companies to fill their most important vacancies. Simply review and apply for current vacancies online, or create a candidate account and tell us more about your experience.

Challenging opportunities for drilling operations engineers

Drilling operations engineers are involved in the entire lifecycle of a well. From designing wells and planning drilling programs to coordinating drilling teams and managing budgets, these roles require a high level of responsibility and are compensated accordingly. WTS offers both permanent and contract positions for drilling operations engineers, and works directly with you to determine the most suitable role.

Positions available worldwide

WTS is a truly global company, with regional offices or an operational presence in more than 40 locations. We employ consultants in every significant oil and gas-producing region, from Houston to Dubai and everywhere in between. Our in-depth local knowledge and extensive support network ensure your success no matter where your drilling operations engineer job is based.

Our vacancies (8)


  • Well Services Supervisor (Coil Tubing and Slickline)

    • Asia
    • India
    • Gujarat
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    WTS Energy is seeking to hire Wel Services Supervisor (2 vacancies one for Coil tubing/ Pumping and other role for Slickline/Eline supervisor ) for one of its client who is a reputed operating company. Location: Gujarat, India (offshore) Rotation: 35/35 days Duration: 6 months Well Services Supervisor will have Coil tubing, well stimulation, well flowback, […]

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  • Completions Engineer

    • Middle East
    • Norway
    • Stavanger
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    WTS Energy is seeking to hire Completions Engineer for one of its client who is a reputed Well Services company. Location: Stavanger, Norway ·        LEAN experience will be helpful. See additional details below ·        Provide accurate and timely D&W engineering deliveries to facilitate safe and reliable operations. ·        Feasibility reports of drilling options (exploration, appraisal and infill wells […]

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  • Senior Engineer Drilling & Completion

    • Middle East
    • United Arab Emirates
    • Abu Dhabi
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    WTS Energy is hiring a Sr. Senior Drilling & Completions Engineer for their client, an oil & Gas Company in Abu Dhabi. Basic Function and Scope             Implement and oversee well engineering technologies, well construction & workover and abandonment activities. Coordinate the planning, engineering, CWI material management, programming, execution and evaluation of Well Completion design, Well […]

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  • Production operator

    • Europe
    • Romania
    • Bucharest
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    For one of our client, an important oil and gas operator Romania, we are looking for production operators.

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  • Production engineer

    • Europe
    • Romania
    • bucharest
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    For one of our clients, an important oil and gas operator in Romania we are looking for a production engineer.

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  • Drilling Fluids Supervisor

    • Asia
    • India
    • RJ
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    Purpose Responsible for the safe and cost-efficient execution of all Drilling and Completion fluids related activities in accordance with the program and company polices. He will be reporting to the Mud Advisor and Drilling General Manager for the project and co-ordinates the field / rig requirements with office based team. For operational and HSE issues […]

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  • Drillers and rig managers for UK- urgent roles

    • Europe
    • United Kingdom
    • London
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    For an important drilling contractor, for an urgent project in UK we are looking for: drillers rig managers Requirements All candidates should have experience on Drillmec HH-102 or HH-220 cyber rigs valid IWCF good language skills Responsibilities: managing crew to perform operations in an efficient and safely matter responsible for safe operations of rig floor […]

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  • Well Services Supervisor

    • Middle East
    • United Arab Emirates
    • Abu Dhabi
    • Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

    Job Dimensions ·  Guarantee the accomplishment of the drilling and/or completion and/or work-over operations, in compliance with codes of practice, safety and environmental protection, all while optimizing costs and lead times ·  Ensure the suitability to operational requirements of personnel, equipment, and services.   Activities ·  Slickline / Wireline & Wellhead maintenance. ·  Gas lift operations on daily basis. […]

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