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Drilling Engineer

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Client Overview:

Our client is Philippine Geothermal Production Company, Inc. (Philippine Geothermal). A Filipino corporation operating the Tiwi steam fields in the province of Albay and the Mak-Ban steam fields in the provinces of Batangas and Laguna. It is owned by Allfirst Equity Holdings, Inc. (AEHI), directly and through its wholly owned subsidiaries. 

Tiwi and Mak-Ban are the result of a successful partnership between Philippine Geothermal’s predecessor and the National Power Corporation that began in 1971, when a 2.5 kW government experiment was transformed into the first commercial geothermal power project in Southeast Asia, and led to the birth of the geothermal industry in the Philippines.

Philippine Geothermal continues its legacy of providing a clean, stable, reliable, and renewable source of energy to meet the country’s growing power requirements. Its vision is to be the leading geothermal energy company, recognized not only for its world-class performance but also for contributing to the improvement in the lives of the people in the communities where it operates.

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Job Description and Qualification:

The Role:
  • Plan, implement and monitor drilling programs with minimal supervision
  • Plan and implement well services programs - Wellhead Maintenance and Repairs, Valve Change-outs, and Well Downhole Evaluation
  • Develop and participate in project implementation plans to include rig and rig support contracting, risk analysis, well safety plans, logistics and manpower planning, wellsite preparation, cost estimating and budgeting, and materials and equipment procurement. 
The Individual :
  • Graduate of preferably Engineering degree - Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, or Petroleum/Oil/Gas
  • At least 3 year(s) of working experience in drilling engineering fundamentals, principles, well control theory, and practices is required for this position
  • Able to develop well programs (both drilling and workovers) is required
  • Has working experience in equipment and materials procurement, and contract management
  • With current Well Control Ceritification is an advantage
  • Strong background in Health, Environment and Safety (HES) practices and procedures
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Good project management skills
  • Willing to do field work
  • Proficient in MS Office applications
  • Applicants must be willing to work in Makati city.
  • Full-Time position(s) available.