Recruitment / Consulting

Wellhead Engineer at Value Edge Management Service Limited – Edo & Lagos

Value Edge Management Service Limited – Our Operator client is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Wellhead Engineer

Locations: Edo & Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time


  • The Wellhead / Tree Operations Engineer will support the Platform Team with the planning and execution of slot recovery, redrill, and workover of Platform wells.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Manage the refurbishment/repair workscopes of existing stock Surface Wellhead & Tree equipment and tooling through the OEM and sub-vendors facilities.
  • Identify required long lead equipment and tooling to support future drilling campaigns. Ensure these are ordered and delivered in a timely manner to meet well schedule requirements.
  • Review and management of spares/consumables.
  • Ensure adequate inventory of spares are held in stock to support the well work campaign including any potential interventions/tree change-outs.
  • Review and provide input into slot recovery, drilling & completion programs to the drilling and completion engineers.
  • Ensure slot recovery, drilling & completion programs align with OEM vendor procedures and operational risk assessments.
  • Work with internal QA/QC team to ensure all quality requirements have been met during repair/refurbishment workshops and on new build equipment.
  • Provide onshore operational support to the offshore team during well execution phase.
  • Contract focal point for all operational activities between Company and Wellhead / Tree OEM vendor.
  • Assist and provide support to the well integrity team in regard to any surface well integrity issues/risk assessments where appropriate.

Required (Basic) Qualifications

  • Industry recognized academic qualification (Degree or equivalent in an Engineering discipline) or comparable industrial experience.
  • At least 8 years experience.
  • Preferable experience of Baker Hughes surface wellhead / CPW (Close Proximity Wells) systems.
  • Proven surface/platform experience within the Oil and Gas Industry is preferable.
  • Excellent communications skills both internally and externally at all levels and an ability to build and sustain collaborative relationships. Good team player essential.
  • Build and maintain a good relationship with various vendors.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Teams).

Deadline: 30th April, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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