Engineer Drilling III

Job Locations US-TX-Midland
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/1/2018 5:47 PM)
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Company Overview

Apache Corporation is one of the world's premier independent oil and gas producers.  The company has a six-decade record of profitable growth, and is differentiated by its strong core values, entrepreneurial spirit, and operational focus.

Key Duties/Responsibilities

The position is responsible for performing technical drilling engineering for well design, cost estimates, project planning, operations support and review of rig requirements for the Permian Region.


  • Well designs for vertical, directional and horizontal wells.

  • Drill string, casing and cementing designs.

  • Preparing operations plan for proposed wells.

  • Develops drilling programs and procedures, including endorsements and approvals.

  • Participate in field reviews, optimization studies, and gather local operational knowledge/experience.

  • Cost estimates and AFE preparation.

  • Cost and drilling efficiency tracking and reporting.

  • Interface with regulatory agencies as needed.

  • Directs and coordinates the work activities of suppliers, third party resources, and other drilling engineers.

  • Field Supervision: field time is necessary.


Job Qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering



  • Minimum of  5 to 10 years of experience as a drilling engineer


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